Welcome to Morning Bop: each AM, we'll be providing you with a blast of the latest music news headlines along with the perfect song you need to start your day. Friday's #MorningBop is "Youth" by Shawn Mendes featuring Khalid because this duet is EVERYTHING.
While you crank that up, here are 12 trending news stories to keep tabs on today:
Rico Nasty taps Cupcakke for a ferocious remix of "Smack A Bitch"
You've been warned.
Cuco's Chiquito EP is out now
Your ears will thank you.
Princess Nokia shares a video for "For The Night"
Emo rap forever.
Watch an exclusive clip from Bazzi's short film for Apple Music
The pop star on the rise is featured in the Up Next Artist series.
Valee & Jeremih go hard on "Womp Womp"
Bump this banger loud and proud.
Florence + The Machine releases new single "Hunger"
Her next full-length album High As Hope officially arrives on June 29.
Sons Of An Illustrious Father share a moving visual for "When Things Fall Apart"
Deus Sex Machina: Or, Moving Slowly Beyond Nikola Tesla is officially out everywhere on June 1.
Jessie Reyez releases her anti-judgement anthem "Body Count"
It's your life, love who you want to!
Julia Michaels teams up with Trippie Red on "Jump"
A collab that I honestly never saw coming.
Don't sleep on TT's track "The Dream"
LoveLaws is out on May 18 via LoveLeaks/Caroline International.
Sia, Diplo & Labrinth for supergroup LSD
Watch the animated visual for their debut single “Genius” right now.
MØ puts out a vertical video for "Nostalgia"
Definitely not for your flip phone.