#TrustedForTaste Best Songs of The Week — December 10th
Each week, we receive countless submissions of exciting new music, so we’ll be taking you through a weekly wrap up of all our favourite new tunes every Friday called #TrustedForTaste. Follow our Spotify playlist to never miss our updates!
Raj Mahal – REDICLUS
Raj Mahal has today shared his explosive new single, ‘REDICLUS’, a dark abrasive rap cut that features his intense flow, jacked with energy, which sits perfectly above icy sharp production by Domba. Sentimentally, the track highlights Raj finding his self worth and verbalising his potential impact as an artist.
Jean Dawson – MENTHOL ft. Mark Demarco
Experimental pop artist Jean Dawson ha today released his new song, ‘MENTHOL’ featuring Mac Demarco. The track signals a new chapter for Jean sonically, elevating his strengths as a songwriter, singer and creative director while introducing collaborations that inspire him.
FLY BOY JACK – Issue Zero
Two close collaborators, Jordan Dennis and JUJO, today announce the launch of their mysterious new project FLY BOY JACK with the release of their mixtape, ISSUE ZERO. The powerhouse duo is not just the two creatives combining for a project, rather they combine to create a separate entity, a world in which they explore sonically.
Tierra Whack – Body Of Water
Last week, Tierra Whack dropped a three track EP, ‘Rap?’, and today she’s release another EP, titled ‘Pop?’. Highlight of the EP comes in the form of ‘Body Of Water’ an energy infused pop number, showcasing her ability to be one of the most diverse artists in the world.
SZA – I Hate You
Last week, SZA released her highly anticipated single, ‘I Hate You’, dropping just after our weekly playlist got published. The TikTok famous snipped is an intimate and deeply honest reflection of SZA and a previous partner/friend.
Lil Spacely & BLESSED – Never Going Back feat. Lueth
Sydney-based heavyweights Lil Spacely, BLESSED and Lueth have teamed up on the new single ‘Never Going Back’, out today. The track sees the artists reflect on personal growth, manifesting it to a distinct shared sonic vision.
Haiku Hands – Conclusions feat. Suburban Dark
Last year, dance pop group Haiku Hands released their critically acclaimed, self titled debut album. A year on from the release, the supergroup will release will release Haiku Hands as a limited edition classic black vinyl on the 4th of February. Joining the vinyl is also new single, Conclusions featuring Suburban Dark.
Yelloboi Tommy – OUAH
Hong Kong-raised, Sydney-based rapper Yeloboi Tommy is back with hypnotic new single ‘OUAH’, solidifying him as one of Australia’s standout up and coming acts. Yeloboi Tommy offers up conversational, vulnerable moments in ‘OUAH’, wearing his heart on his sleeve as he reflects inward about his journey so far.
Gold Fang – Light It
Eora / Sydney local reggae dancehall artist Gold Fang has shared his charismatic debut double single, Light It, out now via NLV records. The double release kicks off with the Reggae and dub inspired title track, which showcases Gold Fang’s inept ability to wear his identity on his sleeve and present it in an incredibly infectious way.