Every weekend, we bring you#SOUNDCHECK—your destination for the best of the best new music that's just hit the web, because you should always be prepared when someone passes you that AUX cord. This week's roundup features some of our favorite emerging and established artists, including Lauren Jauregui, CupcakKe, Kehlani, and so many more. Turn up, tune in, and tune out.
"More Than That" - Lauren Jauregui
"hope is a dangerous thing for a woman like me to have" - Lana Del Rey
My seasonal depression really needed this.
"This Land" - Gary Clark Jr.
He definitely isn't holding back his message on this track.
"Nights Like This" - Kehlani ft. Ty Dolla $ign
Still not over the serious Black Mirror vibes in this video.
"Wasted Nun" - Cherry Glazerr
Heresy has never looked (or sounded) hotter.
"Buckshot" - The 1865
Only one song out and I'm already hooked on this punk new band.
What Chaos Is Imaginary- Girlpool
I'm so damn thankful this band is back.
"By Myself" - Fidlar
The cat at 3:18 deserves a special award.
"Squidward Nose" - CupcakKe
As one fan put it, "The devil works hard but CupcakKe works harder."
"Cosmic Crave" - Ex Hex
It's been way too long.
"HML" - Melii ft. A Boogie Wit da Hoodie
Don't hit my line if you're not already spinning this track.
"Night Owl" - Ariana and the Rose
Leaked footage of me in my room dancing to this bop.