The Round-Up is Okayplayer’s weekly playlist of the best songs in the worlds of hip-hop and R&B. This week’s set features new music from PinkPantheress, SahBabii, Liv.e, Cordae and more.
Scroll through selections from this week’s sequence below and subscribe to Okayplayer’s Spotify channel today.
PinkPantheress featuring Ice Spice – “Boy’s a Liar Pt. 2”
Terrace Martin featuring Channel Tres – “Chucks”
Cordae featuring Anderson .Paak – “Two Tens”
Ray Vaughn featuring Ab-Soul – “Sandcastles”
After signing with Top Dawg Entertainment and appearing on the Black Panther: Wakanda Forever soundtrack in 2022, Ray Vaughn gets his year started with a powerhouse collaboration, linking with newfound labelmate Ab-Soul on a booming one-off. Keep an ear to the ground for Vaughn’s TDE debut in the months ahead.
SahBabii – “How Bout U?”
SahBabii, the Squidtastic ATLien himself, reemerges with a chirping and guiltless club anthem as his first solo offering of the year.
Shabazz Palaces – “Glass Top Roof (The One)”
On the heels of a quieter two year stretch from the duo, Shabazz Palaces signal the arrival of new album season with a mantra-like late-night loosie.
Liv.e – “Find Out”
Liv.e offers another gorgeous glimpse at her incoming album with a spellbinding soul suite. The LA-based singer’s sophomore project, Girl In The Half Pearl, is out next Friday, February 10th, via In Real Life, featuring appearances from Mndsgn, John Carrol Kirby, and more.