New Year, New me! More like New Year, new music! Welcome back Freshies I hope that everyone had a great holiday as per usual, over-eating and having a bit too much to drink. It’s now 2018 and it’s time to burn off that holiday weight you gained, here at Fresh we like to help out our listeners so here’s some banging new tunes to get you motivated in the gym and to kick start your New Year.
SZA – The Weekend x Calvin Harris (Funk Wav Remix)
American singer/songwriter SZA had a stellar 2017 with the release of her debut album which took the charts by storm and put the female singer on the map. Her album was also nominated at the Grammy’s in a wide range of categories which included Best RnB Performance, Best New Artist, Best Urban and Best Rnb Song. With SZA making waves everywhere she goes it wasn’t a surprise when EDM superstar Calvin Harris took ‘The Weekend’ a standout song from her album and gave it a Funk Wav Remix. The new remix is fun, energetic, and bouncy. It’s a tune that will get you going this summer!
Last Encore Feat. Amy Pearson – Fearless
2018 and Adelaide continues to deliver quality music to the rest of the world. Local production duo Paul Marshman and Steve Hart aka Last Encore has teamed up with vocalist Amy Pearson to give you their new track ‘Fearless’. Last Encore are no strangers here at Fresh and both have been around Fresh for years. As individuals they have both been voted in the top 50 DJ’s fo Australia and have released tracks from some of the biggest electronic music labels in Australia. Together they release ‘Fearless’ a track that will uplift and inspire you, it’s a perfect track to get you motivated to hit the gym. The production quality is of the highest quality and it’s a certified Banger!
Major Lazer Feat. Kes – Go Dung
Diplo’s Major Lazer crew are back teaming up with suca reggae band Kes from Trinidad and Tobago to give you a funk new track ‘Go Dung”. Major Lazer have had a successful time collaborating with a wide range of different artist from Travi$ Scott to DJ Maphorisa, so it’s not a surprise to see them with a reggae band. Like previous tracks ‘Go Dung’ mixes pop – reggae shimmer with an EDM churn to give you a track that is super funky and hits you with that Caribbean feel. This song will get any party start in the summer and will make you want summer not to end!
Zeds Dead x Jauz – Lights Go Down
The world of EDM is no stranger to collaborations. Multiple artists will team up to blend their individual sounds to give listeners something brand new to listen to. With this in mind we were excited to see Canadian Duo Zeds Dead team up with Jauz to release their new track ‘Lights Go Down’. The tack is drum and bass inspired that starts of slow before kicking into a dark twisted space that fans of both artists will love. Collab are great and even better when they work out like this track enjoy Freshies!
Jarami – Hear This
Jarami are a Swedish production duo from Stockholm, Sweden. Their name is a combo for their first names, Jacob and Rami. The Scandinavian duo has had a stellar 2017 with their Frank Ocean collaborations ‘Lens’ and ‘Chanel’. With Two EP’s under their belts ‘Sketches’ and ‘Sketches 2’. Their New track ‘Hear This’ leads the way, the track contains a shuffling beat and the funky-as-hell bassline. Gentle piano chords slide past, while the vocals are laced with a sense of child-like wonder. These guys are sure to be a big hit in the future so keep an ear out for these lads in the near future!
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