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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“Shawn Carter was born on December 4th…”
Celebrate JAY Z’s 47th birthday by taking a trip back in time with this playlist of vintage Hova classics, presented by Team TIDAL. And while you’re already there, be sure to revisit RD-20, the original TIDAL documentary about the making of JAY Z’s iconic 1996 album debut, Reasonable Doubt, which turned 20 years old this year.
The Rolling Stones
The Rolling Stones have just dropped their first studio album in over a decade: Blue & Lonesome. Recorded over just three days in London, the LP finds The Stones returning to the music that has always been at the heart and soul of their music: the blues. Need more Stones in your life? Check out some of our Rolling Stones’ themed playlists: Legends: The Rolling Stones, Tracks & Traces: The Rolling Stones, Covering the Stones and Covered by The Rolling Stones
In the event of his new eighth album, W:/2016ALBUM/, globe-conquering EDM icon deadmau5 is back with the second edition of his discover deadmau5 playlist. Featuring a mix of new deadmau5 bangers among hits and choice cuts from peers, the playlist is primed and ready to soundtrack one hell of a party.
And if you haven’t favorited it already, be sure to head over to the original discover deadmau5, featuring the man behind the mask’s own definitive playlist of deadmau5 favorites.
Childish Gambino is the rap alter ego of multitalented actor, writer, comedian and artist Donald Glover. With the release of his brilliant, funk-inflected new third full-length, “Awaken, My Love!” – our current Album of the Week – we curated this playlist of Childish Gambino’s essentials.
Also check out our playlist of music featured on Atlanta, Donald Glover’s hit new dramedy series on FX, here.
‘Tis The Season
With Christmas just weeks away, we are in full-fledged holiday mode, with new seasonally themed playlists coming out every day.
Put on our Office Xmas Party Playlist for a high octane selection of old and new party songs, with some holiday favorites thrown into the mix, or shift gears into a more reflective mood with our Christmastime Jazz playlist, Cool Yule.
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