While the pandemic has halted many aspects of daily life, it has not halted creativity. As our world continues to socially distance, it is paramount that we do not distance ourselves from new music – especially tracks that feature novel melodic ideas and burgeoning avenues of discovery.
In this Release Radar, Ladygunn explores two weeks of new music from artists of sundry genres and musical styles.
H.E.R. – Damage
Grammy award winning singer H.E.R’s latest single “Damages”, slow-tempo R & B track that features a sampling from the 1987’s song by Herb Alpert’s “Making Love In The Rain”. The song is more than likely one of the songs that will encompass her upcoming debut album label with MBK Entertainment/RCA Records.
VANJESS-High & Dry
Nigerian-American duo VanJess comes back with another single “High & Dry”, just a month of after their other single “Come Over”. “High & Dry” balances between both a sensual and laid-back vibe with intoxicating backing beats.
YAEJI-When In Summer, I Forget About The Winter
Electronic artist Yaeji released a bonus track offer her latest EP “What We Drew “, called “When In Summer, I Forget About The Winter”. The track features Yaeji airy vocal accompanied with ambient electronic beats.
RICO NASTY-Don’t Like Me FT Don Toliver and Gucci Mane
Our queen of of angst Rico Nasty just released her latest track Don’t Like Me with Gucci Mane and Don Toliver. This track produced by Buddah Bless stays true to her signature sugar trap sound with bubbly and up-tempo beats.
K-pop boy band SEVENTEEN made their latest comeback with their new album ‘Semicolon’. With 5 years in the industry the multiple EP’s, albums and records under their belt they still remained devoted to their fans and the craft of music. Their leading single “HOME;RUN’ from ‘Semicolon’ is a high energy retro inspired track. The music video for ‘HOME;RUN’ is a mix of 1940’s fashion with broadway backdops.
Australian singer songwriter CXLOE new song ” Swing” is a alluring electro-pop track. The music video for the single features the singer dancing in water in front of abstract projected backdrop.
MEG MYERS AND MORGXN – “i hope you cry”
Singers Meg Meyers and Morgxn collab for a emotional ballad entitled ” i hope you cry”, which was released along with a visualizer filled with a montage of the artists as children.