Plan B - Lost My Way
Gossip – Move In The Right Direction
This funky, glittering disco track taken from their A Joyful Noise album is unusually commercial for the consistently alternative outfit. The steady, aerobic beat and Beth Ditto’s sunshiny vocals are sure to keep this record on DJs’ playlists this summer.
Katy Perry – Wide Awake
Written for her upcoming documentary film, Katy Perry: Part Of Me, this heartfelt, honest ballad seems to be a reflection of events in her personal life. As she sings “I wish I knew then what I know now” and “crashing from the high”, Perry demonstrates a desire to wear her heart on her sleeve with this down-tempo release.