High 5: Five Playlists You Need to Hear This Week

High 5: Five Playlists You Need to Hear This Week

TIDAL’s music editors are continuously at work crafting new playlists for different themes, genres, moods and occasions, as well as offering you a continuous flow of guest curated and exclusive artist playlists. To help guide you through the constant flow of great new content, we highlight five of our favorites right here. This is the TIDAL High 5.

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Out There

If you’re searching for something that pushes past the boundaries of mainstream music, look no further than TIDAL’s new regularly updated playlist, Out There. Songs from the lineup are infused with a variety of genres, such as alternative, electronica and jazz. Embrace your adventurous side and tune into the sounds.

Soundtracking: Insecure 

With season two of Issa Rae’s HBO masterpiece, Insecure, underway, fans are craving more quality time with TV’s best dynamic duo, Issa and Molly. There’s also no denying the amount of jams that are sure to soundtrack the season with Solange Knowles as music consultant. Get hype for the craziness that’s bound to ensue in this season of Insecure with the joints from seasons 1 and 2. Listen here to get your Insecure fix.

 Soundtracking: MTV VMA 2017

On Sunday, August 27, music lovers everywhere will turn their channels to one of the most eventful award shows on television: MTV’s Video Music Awards. Following the release of his most recent, critically acclaimed album DAMN., Kendrick Lamar comes out on top with eight nominations, the most received by any artist this year. Falling shortly behind him is The Weeknd, who is hungry to take home his first Moon man. There’s no better way to get hyped for the occasion than with a playlist including every rap-related nomination the industry had to offer this year. Listen here for songs by some of the year’s most celebrated artists.


Setlist: C-Kan & Pipo Ti

Last Sunday, July 30, C-Kan & Pipo Ti took the stage in C-Kan’s hometown of Guadalajara, Mexico at the Dias de Sol Festival, named after the duo’s album released earlier this year. To help celebrate their spot as headliners, they paired up to curate a playlist exclusively for TIDAL.

Listen to tracks from the their setlist here and watch the TIDAL X: Dias De Sol livestream from the concert here.


Prince Videos

Besides being a musical genius and cultural icon, Prince was a film star and well regarded as one the greatest live performers of all time. To help ensure the Purple One’s legacy lives on, we’ve created a playlist comprised of Prince’s most memorable music videos and live performances.

This week, four new videos have been added: “Raspberry Beret,” “Little Red Corvette,” “Paisley Park” and “4 The Tears In Your Eyes.” Watch Prince pour his heart and soul into each song while commanding the stage here.

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