Warner Music new music friday

New Music Friday: Josh Kempen, Matoma & More

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:

Various Artists – African Icon Vol. 1

Locnville bring you their very first African Icon EP which features brand new tracks from the boys as well as Chad Da Don, Djenga and Moonchild Sanelly. The EP is off their ContraBanned label and is an exciting showcase of what the boys have been working on both in front of the mic and behind the scenes.

Josh Kempen – The Morning Show

After releasing the hit singles ‘The River’ and ‘Pistol’, indie-pop sensation Josh Kempen has finally released his debut album ‘The Morning Show’. The record is a beautiful collection of tracks which showcase both Josh’s incredible voice and writing ability. The album is available digitally and physically today and will also be available on vinyl from next week. We’re incredibly proud of this record and totally suggest you check it out this week.

Matoma – Girl At Coachella (With MAGIC! and D.R.A.M.)

Matoma is back! After the success of ‘False Alarm’ and ‘All Night’ with The Vamps, the Norwegian DJ teams up with MAGIC! and D.R.A.M. for the reggae-inspired ‘Girl At Coachella’. The song is another pop track with a twist. Matoma knows how to set himself apart from other producers in the game and is back with a track that is bound to become a worldwide smash.

Bebe Rexha – I Got You Remix EP

Bebe Rexha’s new single ‘I Got You’ is her biggest yet. The song is on high rotation on stations across the country and is a pop gem. To celebrate the success of the single, Bebe drops a special remix EP today featuring remixes by Cheat Codes, Party Pupils, SNBRN and The White Panda. If you’re a fan of the song, this remix package will be the best thing you buy this weekend.