Tyler Mitchell


Soundcheck: The 10 Best Music Releases The Week Of June 1, 2020


Every week, we bring you #SOUNDCHECK — your destination for the best new music that hit the web over the course of the week. Because you should always be prepared when someone passes you that AUX cord. This week's roundup features 10 of our favorite emerging and established artists. Turn up, tune in, and tune out.

With everything going on in the country right now, what else is there to say but: Black lives matter.

After the jump, the best tracks to bump this week.

"T.D" - Lil Yachty, Tierra Whack ft. A$AP Rocky, Tyler, The Creator

Rap's reigning vanguard goes insane over a Tokyo Drift beat.

"Morning Dew" - Kelsey Lu

Listening to Kelsey Lu's "Morning Dew" feels like laying down on some freshly cut grass.

"Lemon Pepper" - CupcakKe

CupcakKe compares a, um, body part to a Froot Loop, plus, half of the song's will proceeds go toward the Minnesota Freedom Fund.

"Dance Alone" - Tayla Parx

Tayla Parx delivers a groove and endless cool with her latest.

"Riri" - Aminé

Feels accurate that Aminé's ode to a powerful woman who's broken his heart three times is called "Riri."

"Little More Time" - Lucky Daye ft. Victoria Monét

Victoria Monét and Lucky Daye join forces for a light-as-air R&B bop.

"Boyz" - Yemi Alade

Breezy afro-pop for blasting with the windows down.

"ATL Freestyle" - 6LACK

6LACK delivers a warm ode to his hometown.

"For André" - Tank And The Bangas

New Orleans' Tank and the Bangas write a smooth love letter to André 3000 for his 45th birthday.

"Doin It Wrong" - Teamarrr

Please witness Teamarrr call out the entire male population.

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