Best Songs of The Week: ft. Liv.e, MAVI, and More
The Round-Up is Okayplayer’s weekly playlist of the best songs in the worlds of hip-hop and R&B. This week’s set features new music from Liv.e, MAVI, Doechii, Wiki, and more
Scroll through selections from this week’s sequence of the best songs below and subscribe to Okayplayer’s Spotify channel today.
MIKE – “nuthin i can do is wrng”
MIKE announces his seventh studio album in five years with a breezy bid of gratitude. His new project, Beware of The Monkey, is out December 21st via 10k.
MAVI – “Spoiled Brat”
A glossy and confessional gem from the new MAVI album, Laughing So Hard It Hurts, which is out today via Mavi 4 Mayor Music and United Masters.
Liv.e – “Ghost”
Liv.e laces a fiery drum and bass break with haunting melodics and wide-panning synth beds on this urgent new single.
Wiki and Subjxct 5 – “Mista”
Wiki and Subjxct 5 offer another booming glimpse at their upcoming collaborative project, Cold Cuts, which is set to arrive next Friday, October 21st, via Wikset Enterprise.
Doechii – “Stressed”
Doechii keeps a year-long singles streak alive with a simmering and intoxicating slow-burner.
MIA GLADSTONE featuring Lance Skiiiwalker – “SWIMMING ON THE FIRST DATE”
MIA GLADSTONE teams up with Top Dawg’s Lance Skiiiwalker on this dreamy and playful standout from her new album, Loopy, which is out today via Pink Box Studios, featuring appearances from The Internet’s Matt Martians, Teezo Touchdown, Uhmeer, and more.