Soundcheck: The Best 7 Music Releases Of The Week


Lizzo, Noname, and more

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 Lizzo, Noname, Oh Land, and so many more. Turn up, tune in, and tune out.

Lizzo - Juice (Official Video)

"Juice" - Lizzo
"Heard you say I'm not the baddest, bitch, you lie" is my mood for all of 2019, thanks.

"Song 31" - Noname
Her first release since September's Room 25, Noname serves up heavy verses reflecting on success and representation in this new single just before she heads out on tour.

"Drinks" - Velvet Two Stripes
A good dose of head banging and foot tapping from this Swiss rock band.

"Human Error" - Oh Land
The first single off her upcoming album Family Tree offers heartbreaking lyrics and a return to the piano for the Danish composer.

"Clothes Off" - No Suits
Throwback to how cool playing the likes of Arctic Monkeys and The Black Keys made you feel when you first discovered them.

"Nothing Breaks Like A Heart (Acoustic)" - Mark Ronson ft. Miley Cyrus
If you miss #country Miley, this will surely satisfy you.

"Halfway There" - ROZES
It's the anthem for the 2019 Women's March, so listen up!

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Salty or sweet?

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"Shame on you"

After actress Bella Thorne posted her own topless photos following a hacker threatening to release them, Whoopi Goldberg criticized her for having taken them in the first place during a segment of The View. In response, Thorne took to her Instagram stories to call out Goldberg for shaming her body and sexuality and announce that she'd be canceling her interview with The View.

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Your IG feeds aren't ready for this

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