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New Music Friday: Johnny Orlando, Demi Lovato x Marshmello, FLETCHER and more

Posted on September 11, 2020

Another week has ended, and as always, we have been gifted with great music. We know you’re not ready to go back and have a regular “short” weekend, but these songs are sure to lighten up your mood. And if you still need an extra boost, we have the perfect playlist for you here – it works, we promise!

Johnny Orlando – Everybody Wants You

The Canadian prodigy is back. “Everybody Wants You” is not only the next step on Johnny Orlando’s career, but a very important one: he claims to have found the direction he wants his music, and what it represents, to go. Fans should be excited, for his growth as an artist might be unstoppable.  

If there’s one thing we know for sure, is that we can expect even greater music from the rising star from now on!

Listen to Everybody Wants You here.

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Demi Lovato X Marshmello – OK Not To Be OK

It’s time. The awaited collaboration between Marshmello and Demi Lovato is finally here. We have known for a while that the pair were said to be working together, but “OK Not To Be OK” was released yesterday, on World Suicide Prevention Day.

The song has been promoted with, which included a link to Hope For The Day, a non-profit movement empowering the conversation on proactive suicide prevention and mental health education.

Listen to OK Not To Be OK here.

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Buy Demi Lovato Merch here!

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renforshort – nostalgic (luvsick)

As the artist herself claimed on her social platforms last week, we’ve waited long enough. renforshort is back with her new single, which will only make us all lovesick waiting for her next piece of work. “nostalgic (luvsick)” is a roller coaster of a song, with rising guitar energy as it approaches the end. And when it’s over, you’ll want to listen to it again, and again.

Listen to nostalgic (luvsick) here.

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FLETCHER – The S(ex) Tapes

We have been expecting this one for a while. After “If I Hated You”, “Feel” and “The One”, FLETCHER’s new EP is finally here.  

The S(ex) Tapes represents the culmination of months of work and embodies everything the singer wants you to know about her. If you’re new to FLETCHER, there is no better gateway to her music than this release! It includes 7 songs, which will probably become your favourites for a while. But Shh…Don’t Say It to the other artists you like!

Listen to The (S)ex Tapes here!

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Lil Tecca – Our Time

Lil Tecca is unstoppable. After leaving everyone K.O. with “Royal Rumble”, the rapper did it again and just dropped his latest single “Our Time”, a song that fleshes out the young star’s many talents. Sitting at a privileged position on the streaming charts, each one of his releases are aimed to become shining beacons in Hip-Hop history and this one is no exception.

Knowing how prolific this songwriter is, next time you’ll blink he will have another hit ready for you. But meanwhile, let’s just sit and enjoy this latest delicacy.

Listen to Our Time here.

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Florida Georgia Line – Long Live

Florida Georgia Line are finally back! According to the country duo, “Long Live” is a song that should be enjoyed during late nights with great friends and cold drinks. This means that we better keep enjoying every remaining Summer night out for as long as the weather allows us to, for then we will move the party indoors.

Listen to Long Live here.

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Trippie Redd X Busta Rhymes – I Got You

Trippie Redd has you covered and joined forces with Busta Rhymes to create “I Got You”, which includes a tribute to 2002’s “I Know What You Want” with Mariah Carey and Flipmode Squad.

Listen to I Got You here.

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The Vamps – Chemicals

Not over a month ago they were tying the knot in the Nevada desert, but the British band decided that we shouldn’t spend more time apart. “Chemicals” aims to explain why your connection with Brad Simpson’s men defies all logic. You will have this one playing on loop for a while!

Listen to Chemicals here.

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Buy The Vamps Merch here.

That’s a wrap! Let us know what your favourite release this week is on our Instagram @UMUSIC. See you next Friday!