kick off your weekend with some help from george ezra, charlotte oc, and more.
photo by robert blackham
Red sky at night is a visual delight in the video for this slow-burning song off of Charlotte OC's upcoming Strange EP that peaks with layers and layers of her gorgeous looping vocals against flashes of her gorgeous self. MELISSA GIANNINI
Every weekend playlist needs a feel-good, screw-your-ex track. Enter Ella Eyre, who belts biting lyrics over floor-shaking beats on her latest single. Because when you sound as commanding as this, it's basically a given that any guy will come crawling back to you. Single ladies: Rejoice in your new power anthem. BANU IBRAHIM
As if the winding guitar, kick-drum thumps, maracas, and smoky laments weren’t enough, my god, was that a sax? Damn, this song is a cure for pain if I’ve ever heard one. MG
Judy Garland taught me as a child that even when you follow the yellow brick road, it doesn't come without some obstacles. Trade in flying monkeys for a team of overly aggressive rugby players, and, years later, up-and-coming singer-songwriter George Ezra is proving the same in the video for his latest soul-folk croonfest. BI
Just listen. MG