As April comes to a close and we get closer to the summertime vibes, things are heating up each week. ThisIsRnb brings you another weekly drop rounding up some of the best releases of the week– this time, we’re spotlighting tracks from The Weekend, Roy Woods, Kendra Jae, and more. Tune in below to catch up to speed on a few of the best releases we came across.
The Weeknd – “Double Fantasy” (with Future)
Temperature’s risin with the release of The Weeknd’s new track “Double Fantasy,” which recruits Future for the electrifying R&B song. Weeknd delivers on his signature vocals as the uptempo beat carries his flow and Future delivers an equally impressive verse.
Libianca – “People” ft. Becky G
Libianca is a Cameroonian artist who first gained viral traction for her song “People” which was released in late 2022. Now, Becky G is the latest artist to hop on another version of the track, putting out her own verse that matches Libianca’s stunning voice. This song is beautiful!
Roy Woods – “Young Boy Problems”
OVO’s Roy Woods navigates life influences around him (girls, drugs, sex, money — defined as “young boy problems,”) to deliver a song that marks his return to the scene. He’s gearing up to release a forthcoming mixtape called ‘Mixed Emotions.’
Kendra Jae – “Stutter” ft. Mozzy
Kendra Jae shows off her vocals on the new track “Stutter” featuring rapper Mozzy to assist on the track. The two go back and forth about having options and telling each other to make their minds up. The song is catchy, fun, and a good introduction to Kendra Jae’s sound.
JON VINYL – “No Feelings”
JON VINYL delivers smooth and buttery vocals throughout his newest track “No Feelings.” Making it clear to his lover that he’s “not here to love,” describing their love as cancer. Hence, the name “No Feelings,” references how VINYL is going into things not giving second chances.