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PAUSE Picks: New Music Friday

By October 16, 2020Music

Happy Friday. Happy Weekend. Deep dive into our freshest selection of new music this Friday as we offer you the latest tracks you need in your rotation.

JUSTIN BIEBER ft. BENNY BLANCO – LONELY

It’s here. Justin Bieber and Benny Blanco come together for an emotional new track ‘Lonely’. Young Canadian actor Jacob Tremblay portrays a young JB, among a spine-chilling backdrop of vocals by Bieber himself. Smoothing out a lyrical depiction of the different chapters of life and what he went through, he sings: “What if you’d had it all but nobody to call maybe then you’d know me.”

YUNGBLUD – COTTON CANDY

YUNGBLUD shares his latest visual offering titled ‘Cotton Candy’. Described as a “killer pop song” by the artist himself, the Tanu Muino-directed cut is just a taster of what’s to come, as the singer-songwriter has also recently shared details on a forthcoming sophomore album.

RAMZ ft. SK – NELLA

Platinum certified artist Ramz joins SK for ‘Nella’. Following up from his string of releases throughout the year, the track is considered to be a shoutout to all African kings and queens. Collaborating with long-time friend and rising Afrobeats artist SK, the track is sure one for the culture.

NAHLI ft. BIG NARSTIE – CATCH 22

East London based artist Nahli has joined forces with Big Narstie for their collaborative track ‘Catch 22’. The track, produced by renowned producer MSM who has worked alongside Drake, Skepta and Wretch 32, finds Nahli in a zone.

T.I ft. LIL BABY – PARDON

Tip T.I. Harris links up with ahead of his new album. Seen swerving in an Aston Martin, TI lyrically reflects on his come up as an artist before Lil Baby swiftly intercepts with a fiery verse.

JUNG MERGS – REVENGE

British alternative rap artist and producer Jung Mergs has released the video for his single ‘Revenge’. The East London native infuses his sound with infectious wordplay and sturdy lyricism, allowing him to garner a respected support system within the music industry.

NOT3S ft. AJ TRACEY – ONE MORE TIME

AJ Tracey and Not3s are renowned for their musical capabilities as a duo, so the two have re-joined their efforts for ‘One More Time’, their latest single. Portraying their lavish lifestyle, the two boasts: “we live a lifestyle where we ain’t gotta check the price.” It seems like the dynamic duo is back in force.

TY DOLLA $IGN ft. JHENE AIKO and MUSTARD – BE YOURSELF

Ahead of the announcement for his forthcoming album titled ‘Feat TY Dolla $ign’, Dolla $ign has shared a new track featuring Jhene Aiko and Mustard titled ‘Be Yourself’. Amidst the release of his album, Ty has openly admitted he has been blessed with the “gift of collaborating” – therefore, a man of his words, ‘Be Yourself’ is proof of his statement.

You can now listen to all songs featured in PAUSE Picks: New Music Friday in our Official Spotify Playlist below.