Track Reviews

BLACKPINK’s Rosé takes things back to basics on captivating solo debut, ‘R’

The Korean-Australian singer isn’t shy to explore her creativity as she steps out on her own

Sunmi’s ‘TAIL’ is a flirty affair that hints at a fully realised artistic identity

In embracing a Selina Kyle-like alter ego, Sunmi delivers a bewitching two-song release that’s equally bold and sensual

Wolf Alice’s ‘The Last Man On Earth’ is a majestic change of pace from Britain’s best band

Ellie Rowsell and the gang remind us that they’re still setting the standard for UK music and beyond

Rebecca Black’s new hyper-pop remix of ‘Friday’ is the serotonin boost you need

The star has enlisted New Orleans rapper Big Freedia and crunkcore duo 3OH3!! to give the track a lick of paint

aespa – ‘Forever’ review: a remake that’ll warm your heart this winter

A 21-year-old song given new life with a sweet, youthful sentimentality

Cardi B reasserts her “emotional gangster” with new song ‘Up’, a power anthem for 2021

The rapper swaps the raw sexuality of 'WAP' for straight-up braggadocio

IU – ‘Celebrity’ review: an elegant synth pop toast to imperfections

On her heartfelt comeback track, Lee Ji-Eun flips the script and puts the spotlight on an unexpected star: us

Slowthai and A$AP Rocky’s new song ‘MAZZA’ is an ode to getting back to the old you

The low-key yet perfectly formed track sees the rappers – at the top of their game in their respective countries – powerfully explore selfhood

Liam Gallagher’s new song ‘All You’re Dreaming Of’ is a touching festive ballad

LG's Christmas single is a tender tune about love triumphing in times of crisis

Billie Eilish’s new song ‘Therefore I Am’ is an existential banger (and might boast her best chorus yet)

Billie fuses critical philosophy with a swipe at the haters on her thrilling new single