Music from this week that channels your feelings and speakers from 0-100 like the famous words from your boy, Drake.
“Down 4 So Long” – iLoveMakonnen (Remix ft. Ezra Koenig & Despot)
Thanks to Makonnen, it is socially acceptable to turn up on a Tuesday in 2014 via “Club Goin Up”. Now after the countless turnt weeknights, indie popstar Ezra Koenig and rapper Despot joined Makonnen in a remix of “Down 4 So Long” with personal reflections of the year — Koenig mentions the “Shmoney dance with goth teens” and Despot’s not getting enough sleep.
“I’m In Love With The Cocoa (Kidz Bop)” – Fatt Kidd
Let’s all take a second and #TBT to when we listened to Kidz Bop at our respective ages. It may seem like a shocker but when O.T. Genasis’ “CoCo” became such a hit, New Orleans producer Fatt Kidd was like “let’s get a kid to cover it and talk about chocolate milk” and it’s brilliant. Click play below and listen to this guilt free, pleasurable G-rated version of “CoCo”.
“Talk 2 Me” ft. Kerry Roy – Psymun
Earlier this year, Minneapolis producer Psymun (of The Stand4rd) released The Pink Label EP and earlier this week, Psymun released the music video for one of the sweet isolated tracks off the EP, “Talk 2 Me” featuring Kerry Roy. The camera follows two kids playing hide and seek in an empty house while each beat and red laser triggers goosebumps throughout the next three minutes.
“Mirrors” – Feral
‘Tis the season to be jolly and New York-based electronic engineer Feral did just that. His newest track “Mirrors” is on a free compilation released via Ghostly and Adult Swim along with 12 other songs from various artists worldwide called Ghostly Swim 2. Download “Mirrors” and enjoy the haunting ride with the Gringe through various manipulated soundscapes. Listen to the track and the whole compilation on Adult Swim.
About the author: Briana Cheng has a lot of feelings that she sometimes writes about but mostly she takes twitter screenshots of online dating apps, follow her @banacrisp.