Open that playlist and make room for new songs from BTS’ Jin, Rihanna, Sarah Geronimo, Alamat, and many more.
We don’t know if it’s because it’s the last weekend of the month or Halloween is almost here, but a lot of our faves decided that now would be a good time to release new music. And you know what, we are living. After all, there’s no such thing as too much music in your life. From global superstars and their anticipated comebacks to indie darlings getting us in our feels, this week’s round-up is stacked with tracks you won’t regret pressing play. Get that aux chord ready for your weekend adventures with these new songs.
THE ASTRONAUT – JIN
And just like that, Jin has finally dropped his solo single in The Astronaut. And as expected, it hits in all the right spots. The feel-good track that was gifted to him by Coldplay is a fun and heartwarming listen that features the sweetest of messages.
LIFT ME UP – RIHANNA
Your eyes aren’t fooling you; Rihanna is actually back to making new music with her first original track in over six years. As part of the OST for Black Panther 2, Life Me Up is a somber track that highlights Rihanna’s often underrated vocals. It’s a lullaby of a number that will get you in your feels.
SHIRT – SZA
Rihanna isn’t the only queen who is making their return to music in the final week of October. After years of waiting, SZA has finally dropped a new track and Shirt is everything we wanted. It’s an R&B vibe with poignant lyrics and killer beats. And to top it all off, at the end of the track’s music video, SZA teased a snippet of another new song. Here’s hoping it won’t take five or more years for it to drop.
PAGBILANG NG TATLO – ARTHUR MIGUEL
Who knew counting up to three could be so romantic? Arthur Miguel and his sweet voice gives us this charming track about finding that renewed sense of love.
CUORE – SARAH GERONIMO
For Sarah G’s second single of her new era, the pop princess goes pop and R&B in this fun love song that will get you grooving.
BY MY SIDE – ZACK TABUDLO AND TIARA ANDINI
Zack Tabudlo and Tiara Andini bring all the lovey-dovey vibes with their laid-back love song, By My Side. It’s a track perfect when you’re spending time with that special someone.
BIRTHDAY – TEN
Prepare to be captivated by Ten as the NCT member puts a spell on you with Birthday, a steamy track all about treating someone special like it’s their birthday.
COLOUR EVERYWHERE – MORISSETTE
Have you ever had that moment where you met that one special person who brought color into your life? Morissette has, or at least that what’s she referring to in her newest acoustic single about seeing life in color after love.
TURN OFF THE ALARM – MEW SUPPASIT AND SUHO
It’s a collab we didn’t expect, but one we are happy for. Mew and Suho sound so good together in this love song about spending time with that special someone.
FOR THE NIGHT – CHLOE AND LATTO
Even baddies go through sad girl hours, as seen in this team up between Chloe and Latto. The R&B track has the ladies reflect on a relationship that leaves them wanting more.
LUMANG KANTA – ZILD
Zild was right to name his new album Medisina, because it’s the medicine we need right now as we immerse ourselves in eleven tracks of introspective rock.
BAD IDEA – DOVE CAMERON
Within its first ten seconds, Dove Cameron hooks you in with her devilishly seductive voice. A toe-tapping beat soundtrack’s a song about entering a relationship that probably is a bad idea, but too good to not miss.
ASWANG – ALAMAT
Just in time for Halloween, Alamat gives us this fun pop-electro tune about wanting to be with someone, even if it means becoming a vampire. The track also serves as the opening song on their recently released debut EP, Pasulong, that’s worth the listen.
BREAKFAST IN BED – STEPHANIE POETRI AND GNASH
The wholesome vibes from this track is immense. Stephanie and gnash help make a laid-back track that captures the feeling of not doing anything and just spending the day at home.
THE SUN IS YOU – JIKAMARIE
This track goes out to all the astrology enthusiasts out there. Jikamarie’s latest pop tune sees the rising songstress turn to the sun and stars to express her love for someone.
FOOL – DOM GUYOT
The desire to be loved takes center stage in Dom Guyot’s latest single. His sensual R&B vocals effortlessly narrates a tale of finding his long-awaited perfect man. But that road to the perfect relationship isn’t paved with gold.
WHAT YOU DO TO ME – STEF ARANAS
Despite the personal lyrics of the track, Stef Aranas’ new song feels like a confidence booster given how she knows exactly what her boo gives her. It’s an ode to those special people who make you feel like a queen.
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