♀ “Stellar” Jamila Woods – Jamila Woods puts a soulful spin on the band Incubus’ original soft rock song, Stellar, and she executes it beautifully.
♀ “Whipped Cream” Ari Lennox – Jazzy, passionate, and soulful. Ari Lennox is a newer contemporary artist with a lot of variety within her expressive songs, like this one.
♀ “Same Ol’ Mistakes” Rihanna – Rihanna covers Tame Impala’s “Same Ol’ Mistakes” so well that people think this is her song. Her vocals on this track captivate you and almost puts you into a trance.
♀ “The Night Song” Ravyn Lenae – This song screams self love, as Rayn sings about dressing up, going out with her friends , having a great time, and not having a care in the world. A mood.
♀ “Go Gina” SZA – Ctrl was every girls’ anthem, and still continues to be. SZA sings about rooting for someone and wanting the best for them.
♀ “Come Over” The Internet – Syd, the lead singer of The Internet, invites you to “come over” and get lost in her vocals and melodies of their sweet-talking lyrics.
♀ “Hold Up” Beyoncé – I’m still confused as to why Jay-Z would even consider cheating on Beyonce, but Yoncé writes these lyrics warning him that he dare not try that again.
♀ “R.E.M.” Ariana Grande – Grande sings about being happily in love, so much so, that she feels that her partner is “a dream to [her]” hence the title of the song.
♀ “Way to the Show” Solange – Though this song is mostly instrumentals, along with most of the other songs on her new album, Solange’s voice along with the beat is soothing and calming.
♀ “After the Storm” Kali Uchis – The lyrics to this song are incredibly uplifting as Kali sings of being your own hero and how things will be okay again, after the storm.