The NEXT Playlist: Fall 2022

10 tracks the NEXT staff can’t get enough of in Fall 2022

Chappell Roan posing


Chappell Roan

Baroque pop with a campy, kitschy twist and an addictive beat.

Housewife bandmates posing

I’m spent


Soccer Mommy-esque indiepop that’s as dreamy as it is cathartic.



Maggie Rogers

A propulsive song that will light a fire in your heart.

Bad Bad Hats bandmates posing


Bad Bad Hats

For those long summer evening walks with good company.

Britney and Elton posing

Hold Me Closer

Elton John and Britney Spears

Sir Elton and Freed Britney basically make a dance mix of Tiny Dancer.


Twin Flame

Kaytranada and Anderson .Paak

An electro-soul end-of-summer jam from Montreal-based producer and California rapper.



The Kount and Kaelin Ellis

Energetic and moody morning-routine track from Toronto’s own The Kount and multi-instrumentalist/ producer Kaelin Ellis.

Theo Tams

Kick Back

Theo Tams

Taste the summer in this easygoing, blue-eyed soul jam from the Canadian Idol winner.


Seasons Change


Toronto’s falsetto force keeps teasing an album with solid single releases.

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