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Soundcheck: The 15 Best Music Releases Of The Week

AMA, Hana Vu and more

by Allison Stubblebine and Madeline Howard

Every weekend, we bring you#SOUNDCHECK—your destination for the best of 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 round features 15 of our favorite emerging and established artists including AMA, Hana Vu, and so many more. Turn up, tune in, and tune out.

"Crystal" - AMA

Keeping this track—and all my other crystals—close to me for some healing vibes.

"At The Party" - Hana Vu

Throw your middle fingers in the air and just dance.

"SICK" - CXLOE feat. gnash

"Fuck me up," just like CXLOE says.

"THRILL" - Feels feat. Melii

Adding this to my own personal Hot Girl Summer playlist.

"Nighttime Drive" - Jay Som

Maybe a little too dreamy to play on the road, in the best way.

"Charlie" - Mallrat

Send this to your crush.

"If You Pray Right" - BROCKHAMPTON

If you want to obsess over that trombone with me, my DMs are open.

"Where Do You Go" - YEBBA

YEBBA's voice continues to defy expectations.

Happy Endings With An Asterik - AUGUST 08

Straight chills from this voice.

"Live Forever" - Nasty Cherry

Let's go on a drive with the windows down.

LA Sessions EP - The Japanese House

The right dose of melancholy.

"Friends & Foes" - Higher Brothers feat. Snoop Dogg

I need to go out and dance now.

"The Lay Down" - DRAM ft. H.E.R., watt

Their vocal harmonies make me feel some type of way.

"For You" - Childish Major

No texting or calling me, please. I'll reach out when I'm ready.

"Black Sheep" - Kailee Morgue

So into this cover.