Hot & New, Week of 01/09/23

Hot & New, Week of 01/09/23
7 min

A new year means a mountain of new music in the distance, and Audius eagerly begins hiking to the peak with this week’s Hot & New playlist update! Dance music across genres energizes us to confidently stride into 2023!

Karina Rosee presents her latest track, “Time To Dance,” exclusively on Audius! The Mexico-based DJ/producer fuels crowds with this electrifying hardstyle tune. “Time To Dance” features a relentless bassline that drives the gritty, punchy melody, adding modern sound design elements to the classic hardstyle rhythm.

UKG revival producer Higgo joins forces with vocalist mustbejohn on a euphoric tune, “I Just Wanna Dance.” Higgo creates a chilled-out UKG revival beat, using lucious elements that steadily drive pianos and synths. Meanwhile, mustbejohn sings and raps over a funky, twanging bass guitar. “I Just Wanna Dance” shines sunlight on any gloomy day and washes away any uncertainty about what the new year could bring.

TDJ eviscerated dance floors with one of her newest tracks, “Like A G666.” This song comes as part of her EP, I <3 TDJ. Each track features an iconic sample mixed into a festival-level tune synthesized by the . In “Like A G666,” TDJ pays homage to the explosive song from the Far East Movement, transforming it with a fusion of hard dance and techno.

Houston-based artist Keltiey teamed up with LOCXO to release a jersey club version of her newest beat, “idontdodatnomo.” The original track gently envelopes listeners with sublime synths and a soft-pink energy. Together, Keltiey and LOCXO transform “idontdodatnomo” into a celestial jersey club tune, adding in a soft yet prominent bassline along with other definitive elements of the genre.

Joe Turner debuts his production on Audius, posting his latest release, “Mariblue (ft. lau.ra).” Incorporating the angelic voice of Laura Bettinson, this hopeful tune embraces listeners in its loving embrace. Luxuriant sounds and silken synths complete this uplifting and meditative song.

After fighting through the post-holiday haze, re-charge your motivation for your New Year’s resolutions with this week’s Hot & New playlist! Without a doubt, there’s music within to power you through the week.