Start your week with the best picks from New Music Friday
With new releases from Tame Impala, Two Door Cinema Club and Lucy Rose, it's was a very busy New Music Friday. We've picked out our Friday releases, for you to kickstart your week with.
Easy Life - Sunday
Leicester’s Easy Life have followed up their critically acclaimed single 'Temporary Love' with the 'Spaceships' mixtape. One of the most hyped bands at SXSW, their 6 track drop illustrates why they are one of the most exciting new bands in the UK right now. With soft R&B crooning moments, jazz cuts and indie spins, Easy Life move way beyond a singular dimension. Featured on 26 influential Spotify playlists including, New Music Friday and All New Indie, Easy Life have enjoyed a 189% increase in their playlist following to 8,694,766 (Instrumental Music Scouting Platform).
Ady Suleiman - Best Friend
Ady Suleiman's new single 'Best Friend' is hard to sidestep. With a smooth charm and soulful RnB sound, the half Tanzanian, half English Giles Peterson's 'Breakthrough Act of the Year', expresses his desire for a certain girl to be part of his life. Picking up support from One Love and Sweet Soul Sunday, among 57 playlists, Ady has surpassed 6.5 million playlist followers this week (Instrumental Music Scouting Platform).
Anteros - When We Land
Before sniffs of a debut album, Anteros had built themselves up as one of London's most exciting retro-pop bands. On their debut 'When We Land', frontwoman Laura Hayden cruises effortlessly through a series of anthemic singles and new cuts including 'Ring Ring'. Tackling topical issues with indie-pop flair, Anteros have gained features on 9 influential Spotify playlists, picking up 2.4 million playlist followers (Instrumental Music Scouting Platform).
Bakar - Chill
After selling out the Camden Assembly, Bakar made waves with his debut mixtape 'Badkid'. Having since been included on the FIFA 19 soundtrack and become the face of the Louis Vuitton SS19 campaign, the London fast-riser has dropped his latest single 'Chill'.
Flicking between punky guitar licks, soulful rap breaks and trap beats piano parts, Bakar has won features on 17 influential Spotify playlists including multiple New Music Friday's, picking up over 2 million playlist followers.