Friday’s are incredibly exciting here at the Warner Music South Africa office. New Music Fridays is a day when all new releases hit digital and physical stores around the world. Every week, we will showcase some of our exciting releases right here on our website as we help you get your weekend playlist sorted. These are what new releases you should check out this week:
Charlie Puth – Attention
After the success of his debut album ‘Nine Track Mind’, Charlie Puth has been in the studio working on his highly-anticipated follow-up record. Today, the star drops ‘Attention’, the lead single off the project. Charlie wrote the song alongside Jacob Kasher and is an incredibly strong lead single. With an epic guitar riff, smooth vocals and a catchy chorus, ‘Attention’ is bound to be a hit.
DUA LIPA – Lost In Your Light (Feat. Miguel)
While ‘Be The One’ continues it’s global success, DUA LIPA has premiered the next single off her upcoming self-titled album. ‘Lost In Your Light’ is another pop banger from the star who teams up with R&B superstar Miguel. The song is something a little different from DUA LIPA, however, it shows her versatility and creativity. The song is one of the star’s favourites off the new album which drops everywhere on June 2.
Omarion – BDY On Me
Omarion is planning the release of his fifth studio album ‘Reasons’ and has just released the next single off the project – a song titled ‘BDY On Me’. The song is a sexy slow jam and is a place where Omarion clearly shines. The pre-chorus of the song samples “Too Close” by the group Next which adds a great element to the song. The track also has a beautiful video which was shot right here in South Africa. Cool, right?
Kranium – Can’t Believe Her (Feat. Ty Dolla $ign & WizKid)
Kranium teams up with Ty Dolla $ign and Nigerian superstar WizKid on his new single ‘Can’t Believe Her’. The song is a massive earworm and is unique in a way which blends each artist’s strengths to create one masterpiece. The track is bound to set dancefloors around the world alight. This is a must-have track for your weekend playlist.
Zak Abel – Unstable (Acoustic Version)
Zak Abel burst onto the international music scene last year with his smash hit ‘Unstable’ and now, the singer has released the track’s official acoustic version. The new version strips the song down and allows Zak to showcase his incredibly beautiful vocal. If you were a fan of the original, you need to get your hands on this version ASAP!