The Music Week Playlist: January 8, 2018

The Music Week Playlist: January 8, 2018

Cardi B FEAT. 21 Savage
Bartier Cardi (Atlantic)

In 2017, Cardi B scored a huge hit courtesy of Bodak Yellow. With 21 Savage in tow, she seems destined to do the same with the downright intimidating swagger of Bartier Cardi.

Contact: Rachel Campbell

Disillusioned (BMG)

Thinking caps: engage! Mysterious rock supergroup, featuring the voice of Tool’s Maynard James Keenan, return with a brilliant slow-burn track.  

Contact: Anna Maslowicz

BØRNS feat. Lana del Rey
God Save Our Young Blood (Interscope)

How do you make a dreamy song about the thrills and spills of youth even better? Turns out you get Lana Del Rey to sing the chorus.

Contact: Susie Ember

Sea girls
Heavenly War (Almanac)

This Kent/Leicestershire quartet already have the approval of Annie Mac and Huw Stephens. This song should help them get your blessing, too.

Contact: Jon Lawrence

Glen Hansard
Wreckless Heart (Anti-)

Glen Hansard’s new album Between Two Shores is out mid January. Judging from this song, it’s going to obliterate your heartstrings. Cheers, Glen! 

Contact: James Parrish

Gazzolina (Pro Era)

Joey Bada$$ released this previously unheard gem with Kirk Knight via his Twitter. Good new$! He also said: “Expect more spontaneity in 2018.” Contact: James Cunningham

Brian Fallon
If Your Prayers Don’t Get To Heaven (Virgin/EMI)

The former The Gaslight Anthem star gives us another great teaser from his forthcoming second solo album, Sleepwalkers. Don’t sleep on it.

Contact: Ant Giannaccini

Disillusioned (BMG)

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