The Round-Up: Best Songs of The Week - ft. Ella Mai, Sampha, and More [Playlist]

The Round-Up: Best Songs of The Week - ft. Ella Mai, Sampha, and More [Playlist]

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Featuring Ella Mai’s “Boo’d Up” follow-through, a heavy dose of house heat from Mark Ronson, Diplo, and GoldLink, along with a surprise appearance from Sampha.

Happy release day, folks. Another Friday is upon us and there’s a flurry of full-lengths to sort through. New albums from Travis Scott, Mac Miller, and YG, lead the pack, but there’s a mountain of melodics beneath the rap fold. Cue: A new installment of Okayplayer’s weekly playlist series, The Round-Up. 

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Clairo and Cuco churn out a melancholic modern funk frequency. Moses Sumney’s calls upon potent political savvy on the lead-up to his Aromanticism sequel. Dam-Funk dabbles in Detroit house on a selection from his new Architecture II EP. And a new Paul Institute scholar surfaces with HIRA’s Linndrum leaning loosie. But you’ll have to hit play for the full script.

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Hear it all in this week’s installment of The Round-Up below. Hit the link to subscribe to Okayplayer’s Spotify channel and never wonder what’s next on the rotation.


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