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01Original Mix

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    Song
    Original Mix
    Album
    Not Above That
    Artist
    Dawn Richard
    Label
    Local Action
    Released
    2016

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03Compass Point

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    Song
    Compass Point
    Album
    Crime Cutz
    Artist
    Holy Ghost!
    Label
    PIAS
    Released
    2016

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04Kiss The Screen

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    Song
    Kiss The Screen
    Album
    Liquid Cool
    Artist
    Nite Jewel
    Label
    Gloriette Records
    Released
    2016

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03I'd Much Rather Be With the Girls

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    I'd Much Rather Be With the Girls
    Album
    English Heart
    Artist
    Ronnie Spector
    Label
    429 Records
    Released
    2016

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Zayn Malik's debut solo album, Mind of Mine, follows his departure from the boy band One Direction, with which he released four albums in four years. Miller Mobley/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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03Drive

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    Song
    Drive
    Album
    Resistor
    Artist
    Lera Lynn
    Label
    Resistor Music
    Released
    2016

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01Swimming Pool

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    Song
    Swimming Pool
    Album
    Second Love
    Artist
    Emmy the Great
    Label
    Bella Union
    Released
    2016

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01Hometown Glory (Interpretation)

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01Tokyo

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    Song
    Tokyo
    Album
    Love Yes
    Artist
    Teen
    Label
    Carpark Records
    Released
    2016

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07White Light Doorway

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03Carry Your Own Weight (Feat. Jason Mraz)

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    Carry Your Own Weight (Feat. Jason Mraz)
    Album
    Vivir Sin Miedo
    Artist
    Buika
    Label
    Warner Music Latina
    Released
    2015

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01Still Your Girl

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    Song
    Still Your Girl
    Album
    Arrows EP
    Artist
    Fleurie
    Released
    1969

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01Ride

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    Song
    Ride
    Album
    Ride
    Artist
    Lowell feat Icona Pop
    Released
    2015

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