Defected Staff Picks October 2020 – [13-Oct-2020]

Alicia Keys, SAMPHA – 3 Hour Drive
Anderson .Paak – JEWELZ
Anderson .Paak, JID, Jay Rock, NoName – Lockdown (feat. JID, Noname & Jay Rock) (Remix)
Anderson .Paak, Kendrick Lamar – Tints (feat. Kendrick Lamar)
Anderson .Paak, Rick Ross – CUT EM IN (feat. Rick Ross)
ASL – Helium
Ball Park Music – The End Times
Bicep – Apricots
Black Loops – Ode to Ipse
blu, Exile, Gappy Ranks, Aloe Blacc – African Dream
Bob Moses, Zhu – Desire (Solomun Remix Edit)
Boohle, Josiah De Disciple – Wanna Give It All
Brasstracks, Masego, Common – Golden Ticket
Buddy – Black 2
Calibre – Things Like This
Cam O’Bi, Junii – Can Anybody Hear Me
Chase & Status – Engage
Chronixx, Kabaka Pyramid – Same Prayer
Dan Kye – Rainbow Road
Date Night, Aaron K. Gray, Sharif D – Move With Me (Sharif D Remix)
Donae’o, D Double E, Akelle – Lemme Know
Dua Lipa, Madonna, Missy Elliott – Levitating (feat. Madonna and Missy Elliott) [The Blessed Madonna Remix]
Duval Timothy, Lil Silva, Melanie Faye – Fall Again
Earl Sweatshirt, Maxo – WHOLE WORLD (feat. Maxo)
Elderbrook – Back To My Bed
FKJ, Tom Misch – Losing My Way
Frankie Stew and Harvey Gunn – Put It on Me
Frank Ocean – Godspeed
Full Crate, Latanya Alberto, Uhmeer – Getaway
Ghetts, Jaykae, Moonchild Sanelly – Mozambique (feat. Jaykae & Moonchild Sanelly)
Girls of the Internet – By My Side
Gorillaz, Elton John, 6lack – The Pink Phantom (feat. Elton John and 6LACK)
Greentea Peng – Hu Man
Hablot Brown, Detroit Swindle – GO (Detroit Swindle Remix)
H.E.R. – Sometimes
Hiatt DB – 6 O’Clock Rock
Hidden Spheres – Tiamo
HNNY – Montara
Horse Meat Disco, The Phenomenal Handclap Band – Sanctuary
Howling – Bind (Rampa Remix)
Jacob Collier, Rapsody – He Won’t Hold You
Jamiroquai – Cosmic Girl (Remastered)
Jessie Ware – Mirage (Don’t Stop)
Jessie Ware – Spotlight (Single Edit)
Jessy Lanza – Anyone Around
Jitwam – Back to My Place
Joe Armon-Jones – (To) Know Where You’re Coming From
Joey Bada$$, Pusha T – No Explanation
John Rocca – Southern Freeez 20+20
Jordan Rakei, Common – Signs
Jorja Smith, Popcaan – Come Over (feat. Popcaan)
Jorja Smith – Rose Rouge
Kanye West, Clipse, Kenny G – Use This Gospel
KAYTRANADA, Kali Uchis – 10%
Kelela – Rewind (prod. Nugget, Kingdom)
Khruangbin – Father Bird, Mother Bird
Koffee – Lockdown
Kota the Friend – Volvo
Lady Blackbird – Blackbird
La Lune – holding onto u
Liam Bailey – Angel Dust
Liam Bailey – White Light
Lianne La Havas – Please Don’t Make Me Cry (Jordan Rakei Remix)
Lianne La Havas – Read My Mind
Lupe Fiasco, Kaelin Ellis, Virgil Abloh – LF95
Machinedrum, Freddie Gibbs – Kane Train
MAC MILLER – Blue World
Mansur Brown – It’s My Time
McClenney – just stay
Metronomy – The Light (Kero Kero Bonito Remix)
Michael Kiwanuka – Final Days (Bonobo Remix)
Nas, Anderson .Paak – All Bad
Nas, Fivio Foreign, A$AP Ferg – Spicy
NoName – Diddy Bop (feat. Cam O’bi & Raury)
Nubya Garcia – The Message Continues
NxWorries, Anderson .Paak, Knxwledge – Suede
Obongjayar – God’s Own Children
Oscar Jerome – Gravitate
Oscar Jerome – Sun For Someone (Edit)
Osunlade – Crazy U (Unplugged)
Pan Amsterdam, Guts – Carrot Cake
Paul Epworth, Jay Electronica, Lil Silva – Love Galaxy (Edit)
Paul Kalkbrenner – Parachute
Pharrell Williams, Jay-Z – Entrepreneur
Princess Nokia – Green Eggs & Ham
Pusha T, Lauryn Hill – Coming Home
Rejjie Snow, MF DOOM, Cam O’Bi – Cookie Chips
Sade – Is It A Crime
Sade – Smooth Operator (Single Version)
Sade – The Sweetest Taboo
Sade – Your Love Is King
Sampa the Great, Junglepussy – Time’s Up (Remix)
Sault – Wildfires
SG Lewis, Robyn, Channel Tres – Impact
Shake, Tame Impala – Guilty Conscience (Tame Impala Remix Extended)
slowthai, James Blake, Mount Kimbie – feel away
Soul II Soul – Back To Life (Zepherin Saint mix)
Spillage Village, JID, EARTHGANG, Hollywood JB – Ea’alah (Family)
Steve Lacy – N Side
Tems – Damages
Tenderlonious – Birds of Paradise
Thernero – Look Ahead
Thundercat – Dragonball Durag
TOBi, Juls – Dollas and Cents
Tom Everett – Patti
Tom Misch, Yussef Dayes, Rocco Palladino – Lift Off
Tom Misch, Yussef Dayes – What Kinda Music
Travis Scott – The Plan (From the Motion Picture TENET)
Ty Dolla $ign, Kanye West, FKA twigs, Skrillex – Ego Death (feat. Kanye West, FKA twigs & Skrillex)
Tyler, The Creator – BEST INTEREST
Vril – In Via
Yazmin Lacey – Morning Matters