The NEXT Playlist

10 tracks the NEXT staff can’t get enough of this month.

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Best Friend (feat. Doja Cat)

A bouncy hip-hop homage to BFFs inspired by Thelma & Louise.

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Use Somebody

Kings of Leon classic gets a seductive R&B reboot.

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Atarashii Gakko!


Atarashii Gakko!, hip-pop fun from quartet of “Tokyo Thrashers” girl-power guerrillas.

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Deb Never

Someone Else

Beautiful lush tracks filled with love and longing.

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Terell Morris

Get the Love

Cheeky yet romantic groove set in the streets of Toronto.

LÉON singing in concert


Die for You

A wine and glitter-stained track that howls, “all’s fair in love and war”.

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SG Lewis

Feed the Fire (feat. Lucky Days)

A disco club banger designed for living room dance parties.

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Lil Peep meets Lorde in this haunting, trap-inspired sad-girl banger.

Dazey and the Scouts playing in a basement

Dazey and the Scouts


A bratty feminist anthem built to scream along to.

Shameika posing


Shameika Said (feat. Fiona Apple)

The titular character of Fiona Apple’s 2020 track Shameika puts her own spin on the song she inspired.

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