8 Artists To Add To Your Rotation

8 Artists To Add To Your Rotation

If you're looking for new sounds, check this out!

Music is medicine. It helps mend a broken heart, turn frowns upside down and most importantly creates great vibes. There is literally an artist/genre out there for everyone!

Having a diverse music rotation is a MAJOR key. It can open your eyes to different lifestyles, backgrounds and cultures. Who doesn't want that?

Here's 8 uniquely diverse artists & a song to check out by them to add to your repertoire:

1. Brent Faiyaz/Sonder

The Baltimore singer, Brent Faiyaz is flat out perfect and his distinct, sultry voice can be heard on every track. He is also the lead singer of the trio, Sonder. Sonder is made up of Brent and two producers by the names of Atu and Dpat.

Gang Over Luv x Brent Faiyaz

Too Fast x Sonder

2. Jhené Aiko

Jhene's latest album, Trip, is about taking a psychedelic, healing journey after the death of her brother.

Psilocybin x Jhené Aiko

3. Masego

Masego is what I would call a "one-man band." He sings, produces and can play a number of instruments, however, his signature instrument is his saxophone. He actually gave his sax the name "Sasha" and her own Twitter page!

Sasha the Sax's Twitter

Girls that Dance x Masego

4. Smino

Smino. A true hip-hop artist. He has a quick rapping style and delivers puns and metaphors that are seriously top-notch!

blkswn x Smino

5. Kelela

She's eccentric and sings over wavy beats. What's better than that?

Frontline x Kelela

6. Jorja Smith

She's free-spirited with a calming voice to match. She has kind of an Amy Winehouse aura, but she is definitely one of a kind.

Something in the Way x Jorja Smith

7. Steve Lacy

Steve. Lacy. Listen to him. NOW!!!

Some x Steve Lacy

8. Kali Uchis

The Columbian sweetheart with badass bangers. She's known for her features with Tyler the Creator but she has definitely accumulated quite a few of her own hits.

Ridin Round x Kali Uchis

Cover Image Credit: Maségo / Twitter

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35 Major Life Facts According To Nick Miller

"All booze is good booze, unless it's weak booze."

Fact: If you watch "New Girl," you love Nick Miller.

You can't help it. He's an adorable, lovable mess of a man and you look forward to seeing him and his shenanigans each week. While living the infamous and incomparable life of Nick Miller, and obviously Julius Pepperwood— he has learned many valuable laws of the land. And, although Nick refuses to learn anything from anyone besides his mysterious, old Asian friend Tran, he does have a few lessons he'd like to teach us.

Here are 35 facts of life according to 'Nick Milla Nick Milla':

1. Drinking keeps you healthy.

"I'm not gonna get sick. No germ can live in a body that is 65% beer."

2. Dinosaurs never existed.

"I don't believe dinosaurs existed. I've seen the science. I don't believe it."

3. A paper bag is a bank.

"A bank is just a paper bag but with fancier walls."

4. Having sex is similar to delivering mail.

"I'm like a mailman, except instead of mail it's hot sex that I deliver."

5. Moonwalking is a foolproof way to get out of any awkward situation.

Jess (about Nick): "Now he won't even talk to me. I saw him this morning and he just panic moonwalked away from me. He does that sometimes."

6. Using a movie reference is also a great way.

Cece: "Come on, get up!"

Nick: "No, I don't dance. I'm from that town in "Footloose."

7. There's no reason to wash towels.

Nick: "I don’t wash the towel. The towel washes me. Who washes a towel?"

Schmidt: "You never wash your towel?"

Nick: "What am I gonna do? Wash the shower next? Wash a bar of soap?"

8. Exes are meant to be avoided at all costs (especially if/unless they're Caroline)

"I don't deal with exes, they're part of the past. You burn them swiftly and you give their ashes to Poseidon."

9. IKEA furniture is not as intimidating as it looks.

"I'm building you the dresser. I love this stuff. It's like high-stakes LEGOs."

10. You don't need forks if you have hands.

Jess: "That's gross. Get a fork, man."

Nick: "I got two perfectly good forks at the end of my arms!"

11. Sex has a very specific definition.

"It's not sex until you put the straw in the coconut."

12. Doors are frustrating.

"I will push if I want to push! Come on! I hate doors!"

13. All booze is good booze.

"Can I get an alcohol?"

14. ...unless it's weak booze.

"Schmidt, that is melon flavored liquor! That is 4-proof! That is safe to drink while you're pregnant!"

15. Writers are like pregnant women.

Jess: "You know what that sound is? It's the sound of an empty uterus."

Nick: "I can top that easily. I'm having a hard time with my zombie novel."

Jess: "Are you really comparing a zombie novel to my ability to create life?"

Nick: "I'm a writer, Jess. We create life."

16. All bets must be honored.

"There is something serious I have to tell you about the future. The name of my first-born child needs to be Reginald VelJohnson. I lost a bet to Schmidt."

17. Adele's voice is like a combination of Fergie and Jesus.

"Adele is amazing."

18. Beyoncé is extremely trustworthy.

"I'd trust Beyoncé with my life. We be all night."

19. Fish, on the other hand, are not.

“Absolutely not. You know I don’t trust fish! They breathe water. That's crazy!"

20. Bar mitzvahs are terrifying.

Schmidt: "It's a bar mitzvah!"

Nick: "I am NOT watching a kid get circumcised!"

21. ...so are blueberries.

Jess: "So far, Nick Miller's list of fears is sharks, tap water, real relationships..."

Nick: "And blueberries."

22. Take your time with difficult decisions. Don't be rash.

Jess: "You care about your burritos more than my children, Nick?"

Nick: "You're putting me in a tough spot!"

23. Getting into shape is not easy.

"I mean, I’m not doing squats or anything. I’m trying to eat less donuts."

24. We aren't meant to talk about our feelings.

"If we needed to talk about feelings, they would be called talkings."

25. We're all a little bit too hard on ourselves.

"The enemy is the inner me."

26. Freezing your underwear is a good way to cool off.

"Trust me, I'm wearing frozen underpants right now and I feel amazing. I'm gonna grab some old underpants and put a pair into the freezer for each of you."

27. Public nudity is normal.

"Everbody has been flashed countless times."

28. Alcohol is a cure-all.

"You treat an outside wound with rubbing alcohol. You treat an inside wound with drinking alcohol."

29. Horses are aliens.

"I believe horses are from outer-space."

30. Turtles should actually be called 'shell-beavers.'

Jess: "He calls turtles 'shell-beavers."

Nick: "Well, that's what they should be called."

31. Trench coats are hot.

"This coat has clean lines and pockets that don't quit, and it has room for your hips. And, when I wear it, I feel hot to trot!"

32. Sparkles are too.

"Now, my final bit of advice, and don't get sensitive on this, but you've got to change that top it's terrible and you've got to throw sparkles on. Sparkles are in. SPARKLES ARE IN."

33. Introspection can lead to a deeper knowing of oneself.

"I'm not convinced I know how to read. I've just memorized a lot of words."

34. It's important to live in the moment.

"I know this isn't gonna end well but the middle part is gonna be awesome."

35. Drinking makes you cooler.

Jess: "Drinking to be cool, Nick? That's not a real thing."

Nick: "That's the only thing in the world I know to be true."

Cover Image Credit: Hollywood Reporter

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Your Last Week Of The Semester As Told By 20 'Supernatural' GIFs

*ugly crying*


The last week of the semester is upon us. I wish you all the best of luck as you endure the challenges to come. In the meantime, here are some "Supernatural" gifs that describe how you're probably feeling. Hopefully you'll get a chuckle out of them, too.

1. When the week actually begins. 


2. When you see a fellow student you don't know well having a emotional meltdown. 


3. When a classmate shares their notes with you because you didn't bother writing any for the whole semester. 


4. When you couldn't concentrate on studying because everyone else in your hall was being too obnoxious. 


5. Of course, the lack of sleep during the week. 


6. When the smart students keep saying how "easy" the final will be. 


7. When you and your peers study hardcore. 


Discover & share this Supernatural GIF with everyone you know. GIPHY is how you search, share, discover, and create GIFs.

8. This one needs no explanation. 


9. When you have five exams, three essays, and a presentation in one week. 


10. When there are questions on the exam that don't even relate to what you studied. 


11. When your professor mentions something about an essay after the multiple choice section. 


12. When someone asks if you're okay and your stress bubbles to the surface. 


13. When your professor is awesome and gives you and your classmates cookies or candy. 


14. When you just want to drop everything and it's only Tuesday. 


15. When the stress is so great, you have to eat away the pain. 


16. And when people tell you to stop eating. 


17. Cheering on your friends before they take their finals. 


18. When you know you totally bombed that final. 


19. And the face you make when you discover you actually did well on said final. 


20. And lastly, that drive home after getting through over three months of mental torture. 


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