“It’s You” – Duck Sauce
Even if you don’t know who Duck Sauce is, you probably know their ultra famous track “Barbara Streisand.” DJs A-Track and Armand van Helden make up Duck Sauce and after an absence from the music scene, the duo is back with a new track from their upcoming album Quack. It’s quirky, catchy, fun, and an all-round good time.
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“Girlfriend” – Icona Pop
Electro/pop/indie duo Icona Pop are the queens of catchy summer jams and their new single “Girlfriend” does not disappoint. The track borrows the hook from Tupac’s “Me and my Girlfriend” and later, Beyonce and Jay Z’s “Bonnie and Clyde,” but pumps it up with some synth and a banging beat.
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“This Life” – Edward Sharpe and the Magnetic Zeros
Folk rockers Edward Sharpe and the Magnetic Zeros made a name for themselves with the heartwarming “Home,” but the band is so much more than a one hit wonder. Check out the latest single off their upcoming album, a wailing, lulling track complete with a gospel choir and a vocal performance by singer Alex Ebert that will give you chills.
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“Blood on the Leaves” – Kanye West
Kanye West throws back to his fourth album 808s & Heartbreaks, breaking out the auto-tune and synthesizers for “Blood on the Leaves” off his new album Yeezus. Whether you enjoy Kanye’s electronic side or not, there’s no denying the track’s captivating, dark beat.
“You and I” – Local Natives
The video for Local Natives’ new single “You and I” is a real tearjerker…puppy lovers, you my want to look away. The video is set in the future where dogs become extinct, and is centered on the story of the last living dog on earth and one man’s struggle to deal with the reality.