August is shining with some incredible song releases from Los Angeles artists and many across the U.S. and globe. These first two weeks of August we’ve been vibing hard on new music from Laura Jean Anderson, Annika Rose, L.A. Witch, Arqestry, Bartees Strange, Frankie and The Witch Fingers, Remi Wolf, Charlotte Day Wilson (feat. Syd), Skandra and more. Check out below our favorite song releases of August thus far (Aug. 1 – Aug. 15, 2020).

Best New Songs of August, 2020

Song TitleArtist / Band
Wash AwayTorii Wolf, Rumori
Lockdown (feat. JID, Noname & Jay Rock) – RemixAnderson .Paak, JID, Jay Rock, Noname
I Am Not Waiting – Claptone RemixAustra, Claptone
Long in the ToothThe Budos Band
Up InnaCadenza, M.I.A., GuiltyBeatz
Moments / TidesGoth Babe
No RiskCults
Born AgainJess Cornelius
ValerianJesse Draxler, Chelsea Wolfe, Ben Chisholm
The Animals – Pato Watson RemixLadytron, Pato Watson
YouLaura Jean Anderson
EverlastingLoyal Lobos
UnusualMating Ritual
The Light – Kero Kero Bonito RemixMetronomy, Kero Kero Bonito
Mr. PrismPsychedelic Porn Crumpets
BadalaSonghoy Blues
DiosMexican Institute Of Sound
End of TimeJessie Wagner
Sweet FreakFrankie and the Witch Fingers
California DreamAlice Bloom
One Thousand ReasonsBrass Box
Total RecallAMMO
Nausea/FatigueJoe Russell-Brown
Strange OvertonesWhitney
Back To The SkyÓlafur Arnalds, JFDR
WaitingFabiana Palladino
Monte CarloRemi Wolf
Funny Commercials (And the Five Week Migraine)Melted Bodies
BatimamiMami Sandunga, Chaboi
ThrillFuture Islands
True BelieversL.A. WITCH
ButterfliesAnnika Rose
StaybackOmar Apollo
BoomerBartees Strange
MustangBartees Strange
DancingDarian Zahedi
Love Comes In WavesAndy Bell
Take Care of You (feat. Syd)Charlotte Day Wilson, Syd
SummertimeCharlotte Day Wilson
Sober/WithoutLeila Sunier
Running Into YouThe Cribs
Levitating (feat. Madonna and Missy Elliott) [The Blessed Madonna Remix]Dua Lipa, Madonna, Missy Elliott, The Blessed Madonna
This Feeling (feat. Suli Breaks & Nathan Ball) – [Waze & Odyssey Remix] [Edit]Faithless, Nathan Ball, Suli Breaks, Waze & Odyssey
EarthquakeGirl Friday
StrongerFreedom Fry
littlebitwildGolden Vessel, Mallrat
Palm TreesJess Cornelius
Renegade BreakdownMarie Davidson, L’Œil Nu
Purple FlameNVDES
Flip ThisPeaches
Kinda Lovely (Bleu Toucan Remix)Poolside, Panama, Bleu Toucan
BetterRicky Reed, Leon Bridges, Kiana Ledé
EspumeRudy De Anda
Summon – RemixTorii Wolf, KLVR GRL
sugarblindKiNG MALA
I Want To ChangeNana Adjoa
Someone NewHelena Deland
Heavy Head (Keep It Near)Brooke Bentham
Getting CloserYellow Days

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