Val’s Fresh Tunes

Val’s Fresh Tunes Playlist #1 

Warm (feat. HAIM) – Charli XCX, HAIM 

Charli XCX has released her latest collaborative track from her upcoming third studio album, Charli, out on September 13th. The song, “Warm,” features vocals from the band Haim, which describe a relationship on the rocks over a subdued electronic beat (Rolling Stone). 

Money – The Drums 

Helen Clarke of musicOMH gave the album four out of five stars, saying, “With their second album The Drums are more absorbing than ever, and have created a record that will last far longer than their first.” 

Slide Away- Miley Cyrus 

“Slide Away” documents Cyrus’ recent split from Liam Hemsworth, whom she married in December 2018’ (Spin). 

All for Us – Labrinth, Zendaya 

The end featured a new song, “All For Us,” by Zendaya and Labrinth along with stunning visuals” (Billboard). 

Strawberry Shortcake – Melanie Martinez 

Strawberry Shortcake is on Melanie’s sophomore album K-12. It touches on how the female body is looked at by society. 

Summer Girl – HAIM 

Summer Girl is about being the sunshine to someone’s dark days, like Danielle Haim was to her boyfriend when he was diagnosed with testicular cancer (Pitchfork). 

Working – Katie K-S 

The song working touches on being open to talking about working too much, missing your family and friends, and being generally sad. 

Cinnamon Girl – Lana Del Rey 

From Lana’s most recent album, Cinnamon girl is about a first love and the sweetness of it. 

Are You Bored Yet? – Wallows, Clairo 

Wallows says, “Lyrically the song is about the idea of someone being bored with a relationship that you have been in for a while, and the fear that you or the other person is ready to move on. 

We fell in love in october – girl in red 

“I wrote in 2015, and it’s basically the first song I wrote about a girl in the first relationship I had with a girl. I had broken up with my boyfriend and I’d been in this relationship with this girl and it’s just me declaring my love for this girl”, says girl in red.