Art: Sara Shakeel
Whether you’re gearing up for the big Mayweather vs. McGregor fight or the MTV VMAs this weekend, there’s one essential item for any & all activities: a solid playlist. Enter this week’s #NowWatching Playlist, a pristine collection of the 20 best songs we heard this week.
Swoon over LÈON’s latest, where she chronicles a summer love that ended in inevitable heartbreak. If you need more LÈON in your life (because who doesn’t?), watch her moving performance of “Liar” for our All Eyes On series here. Once you’re past the mushy gushy stage, move on to Duckwrth’s “MICHUUL.” a dance-worthy showing of the South Central native’s funk-wave style. Stay tuned for our insightful interview with Duckwrth, coming soon. The rest of the playlist will take you through a the journey of your choosing–tweet us your favorites @OnesToWatch!I
LÉON — Body
DUCKWRTH — MICHUUL.
BURNS — Far Gone (feat. Johnny Yukon & GoldLink)
NoMBe — Summer’s Gone - NoMBe x Thutmose
Kyle Dion — Cool Side Of The Pillow
Elderbrook — Woman
Tennisinc — No Exit
Buddy — Type Of Shit (feat. Wiz Khalifa)
Exhibitionist — Hands
LEISURE — Alone Together
MØ — Nights With You (Melvv Remix)
Golden Vessel — Less~More (ft. OKBadlands)
DEVOTED - Santa Fe feat. Billionaire ®®
Jynjo — How do you Like it (feat. Spritely)
oddnesse — Are You Down
Flapo — Us Feat. Josh Rubin
Elyah - The Way You Make Me Feel ft. Jonah
DOJA CAT — UP
BANFI — June
Zanski — What Have You Done?
Sure Sure — Koreatown