Our Favorite Song Releases from January 2023

Best Songs January 2023

2023 came in with a fire in terms of incredible new song releases. Our monthly playlist features 125 new songs and tracks we absolutely loved! Many of our featured songs were plucked from our submission playlist, and a lot of the songs you see below, also received full page editorials.


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Our favorite new song releases from December, 2022 feature cuts from Taleen Kali, Tommy Lefory, Sans Soucis, Spill Tab w/ Matilda, BUNT w/ Nate Traveller, Ergo, Bria, Yaeji, Portraits of Tracy, BIIANCO w/ Maiah Manser, Nico Losada, Kaleena Zanders w/ Shift K3Y, Brye, Miya Follick, Benjamin Carter, and more. Stream them all below.

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Best New Songs Released in January, 2023

Artist Name(s)Track Title
Skrillex, Fred again.., FlowdanRumble
KowloonThis Dream
OddiseeTry Again
Skrillex, PinkPantheress, Trippie ReddWay Back
TiëstoLay Low
BELLSAINTthank you but no thank you
Portraits Of TracyEn Garde
Jackson WangWhy Why Why
Benjamin CharlesOn the Road
JiLLiKeep Me Til’ Then (flat 9 buddy)
stereo roux, Carolate nite (in stereo sound)
Bratty, Nsqk, MéneContinental
Taleen KaliTomorrow Girl
SeafretSee, I’m Sorry
Mo Lowda & the HumbleO.O.Y.O.
India ThieriotMontage
BLOWSOM, anaïsBLOWSOM & friends
Yahritza Y Su EsenciaCambiaste
Mckenna GraceUgly Crier
The DrinStonewallin’
Brett Vaughn, Kishi BashiChanges In The Scenery
M83Oceans Niagara
MILCKBravespace (Presented by the Smithsonian Asian Pacific American Center)
KwonyinBravespace (Presented by the Smithsonian Asian Pacific American Center)
Gigi RoweOriginal
BUNT., Nate TravellerClouds
Royel OtisI Wanna Dance With You
Ella VosMindreader
Death Valley GirlsSunday
Dreamer IsiomaFuck Tha World
Babebeesunset blvd
Oh Bummer!Losing Sunlight (Extended)
The Slaughtersbanana cream pie
Elohim, StemsDAO, Mora AlfmarssonRunning – Mora Alfmarsson Remix
Matilda Mann, spill tabBorderline Insane
SolteraMalas Palabras
DaughterBe On Your Way
Young FathersRice
TennisLet’s Make a Mistake Tonight
Little Bugger, Jessie PayoIntertwined
Everything But The GirlNothing Left To Lose
Raegan Sealy, The Gang of AngelsMake ’em Jealous
Tommy LefroyWorst Case Kid
Benny SingsYoung Hearts
Velvet NegroniGeorgia
The ArcsSunshine
Genevieve Stokes17
Altin GünRakiya Su Katamam b/w Leylim Ley
Arlo ParksWeightless
The Psychotic MonksCrash
boygenius, Julien Baker, Phoebe Bridgers, Lucy Dacusthe record
Miya FolickGet Out of My House
Kid CultureKEEP IT
Kids In America, John SamuelSomewhere In The Hills
Adi OasisMultiply
BryeDiet Culture
Kaleena Zanders, Shift K3YV I B R A T I O N
Emily JacksonSimple Life
LadytronTime’s Arrow
Stefan AlexanderI Wanna Call You Babe
Björk, Shygirl, Sega BodegaOvule (feat. Shygirl) [Sega Bodega Remix]
Isabel DumaaFreshman Year
Nico LosadaMañanas
Chandler LeightonA Letter To Everyone Who’s Hurt Me
Moonlight BenjaminBafon
Shane GarciaEvil Twin
roman aroundTell Me All About You
The NationalTropic Morning News
WednesdayChosen to Deserve
Little FussGirls at Parties
Biig PiigBubblegum
BARA HARIViolence Rising
ill peachHOLD ON
Little FussGirls at Parties
Nicki Walterscrime scene
Decius, Lias Saoudi, Douglas LucasRoberto’s Tumescence
Ryan EganSpeaking For Myself
TelehealthTaliesin Grid
Pleasure RaftFlamingo
boygenius, Julien Baker, Phoebe Bridgers, Lucy Dacusthe record
Squirrel FlowerYour Love
khai dreamsPanic Attack
Andy ShaufTelephone
Caroline Polachek, PVAWelcome To My Island (Remix)
BIIANCO, Maiah ManserMoney Power Freedom (and a lover)
Fever RayKandy
Nina Hagen, ÄTNAGib Mir Deine Liebe (ÄTNA Edit)
SOZIUnder The Starlights
Party of the SunForget Me Knot
Sun GroveGrowing Pains
Vanessa ZamoraDAMALEONA, VOL.3
YaejiFor Granted
Biig PiigBubblegum
LadytronTime’s Arrow
Little FussGirls at Parties
Caroline Polachek, Charli XCX, George DanielWelcome To My Island (Remix)
Y La BambaDibujos De Mi Alma
SamiaBreathing Song / Honey
The ArcsElectrophonic Chronic
Sans SoucisMerchants
RhyeA Quiet Voice
Krooked KingsSick of Being Young
Benjamin CharlesLooking@
Marie FjeldstedNever Lost, Never Won
Ergo\, Bria, In the MourningCan’t Wait
Laeland, Snøw, Boy NobodyJust Give Me Something
Cassie Marinptsd
Brent de la CruzAlone
deem spencer, DaVionne27
Daniel CaesarDo You Like Me?

Best New Songs of the Month Playlist

Please note: this playlist below is switched out every month to reflect the current month. Follow the playlist for the latest song additions.

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