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What We're Listening to: Lauren Spencer Smith, Zach Bryan, Olivia Roderigo, Alexander Stewart and More

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October 11, 2023

This week, we're diving into a curated playlist featuring not just pop sensation Olivia Rodrigo, but also rising talents like Lauren Spencer Smith and Zach Bryan—artists who are captivating our ears and deserve a spot on yours.

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ondering what's on our current playlist? You're in for a treat. This week, we're vibing to a mix that goes beyond the pop sensation Olivia Rodrigo. We're also diving into the compelling sounds of rising talents like Lauren Spencer Smith and Zach Bryan. Ready to find out what's captivating our ears and why it should be on your playlist too? Let's get into this week's top picks.

Lauren Spencer-Smith

Lauren Spencer-Smith

Canadian singer Lauren Spencer-Smith is a pop sensation in the making. Her debut album 'Mirror' is a reflection (no pun intended) of her journey as an artist, tackling themes from love to personal growth. She's been featured in Billboard's "10 Cool New Pop Songs to Get You Through The Week," and her music is a blend of catchy hooks and meaningful lyrics. If you're looking for the next big thing in pop, Lauren Spencer-Smith should be on your radar.

Zach Bryan

Zach Bryan

Country music has its new troubadour in Zach Bryan. With chart-topping hits like "Something In The Orange" and collaborations with artists like Maggie Rogers and Kacey Musgraves, Bryan is redefining what it means to be a country artist in the modern era. His nearly $44 million summer tour is a testament to his rising stardom, and with his unique blend of Americana and folk, he's poised for an inevitable level-up in 2024.

Olivia Rodrigo

Olivia Rodrigo

If you're in the mood for pop music that doesn't shy away from the emotional complexities of young adulthood, Olivia Rodrigo's 'Guts' should be next on your playlist. This album builds on the themes of her debut, 'Sour,' but with a more mature lens. The lead single "Vampire" has already made its mark on the charts, but it's the album as a whole that stands as a testament to Rodrigo's growth as an artist. It's a must-listen for those who appreciate pop music with depth, offering a nuanced look at relationships and self-discovery.

Alexander Stewart

Alexander Stewart

Alexander Stewart is not just another pop singer; he's a storyteller. His songs are filled with narratives that resonate with a wide audience, from tales of love and heartbreak to reflections on personal growth. His recent appearance at the 2023 MTV VMAs showcased his versatility, discussing fan reactions to "I Wish You Cheated" and his desire to collaborate with artists like Doja Cat. Stewart's music is a journey, and it's one worth taking.

charlieonafriday

charlieonafriday

charlieonafriday is a name you might not have heard yet, but it's one you should remember. He's a rapper who's been making waves in the underground scene, and his music is a blend of raw emotion and intricate lyricism. His tracks often tackle themes of love, loss, and the complexities of human emotion, offering a refreshing take on the rap genre. If you're looking for something that strays from the mainstream but still packs a punch, charlieonafriday is your guy.

These artists are making some of the most exciting music out there right now, and you won't want to miss it. From Olivia Rodrigo's emotional pop anthems to Zach Bryan's fresh take on country, there's something here for everyone. So go ahead, hit play, and discover your next favorite tune.

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