HomeEditorialBangin Beats’ Top 10 Tracks Of April 2018! Rajrishi Murthi May 3, 2018 Editorial, List What a month it has been for music! While March saw some stunning releases from The Weeknd, Diplo, Baajewala and more, April turned out to be yet another power packed month for music fans around the world. With the likes of Steve Angello, Drake, Calvin Harris and Dualist Inquiry who put on a spectacular show, we were also treated to some real gems from multiple other Indian artists including RDKL, EchoFloat, Seedhe Maut x Prabh Deep x Sez On The Beat amongst others. So without further ado, head down below and take a look at the Top 10 Releases of April 2018. 10. Rowan – Lift Off Goa-based producer Rowan has hardly ever put a wrong step forward. And with his latest track, ‘Lift Off‘, he has secured a well deserved spot in our list of Top 10 tracks for April 2018. A vibrant effort courtesy the budding talent which is poised to lift your spirits, Rowan’s knack for crafting heart warming melodies shines through on his brand new creation. 9. The Chainsmokers feat. Drew Love – Somebody The Chainsmokers returned to action this April with their latest record, ‘Somebody‘ featuring Drew Love of R&B duo THEY. Boasting of a synth pop-inspired sound that has also played an integral role within their recent releases, the piano-laden jam is led by Love’s stunning vocals before being joined in by Drew Taggart himself. A smooth, radio-ready offering that has already managed to become yet another hit effort from the LA-based duo, ‘Somebody‘ arrives as the next step towards TCS’ ongoing “re-brand“. 8. EchoFloat – Morphed Environments Mumbai-based producer EchoFloat aka Jeff Nelson has constantly impressed listeners with his stellar creations, ranging from bass, experimental to ambient in recent years. And come 2018, Jeff Nelson finally delivered his long awaited debut EP, ‘Transmutations‘ whose stellar cut, ‘Morphed Environments‘ finds a well deserved spot in our Top 10. An impressive creation indeed, On ‘Morphed Environments‘, listeners are drawn towards a unique setting which offers a stunning blend of ambient and bass music that has also played an integral role in Jeff’s earlier works. 7. RDKL – Deadpan In Van One of India’s favourite new music collectives, Jwala served up their eighth compilation, ‘Now‘ this April which boasts of four stunning creations courtesy an all-star female lineup which can rival some of the best in the game. And securing a spot in our Top 10 is its brilliant opening track, ‘Deadpan In Van‘ by RDKL. 6. Seedhe Maut x Prabh Deep – Class-Sikh Maut Vol. II Back in late 2016, New Delhi-based acts Seedhe Maut and Prabh Deep joined forces alongside Sez On The Beat for their raucous collaborative track, ‘Class-Sikh Maut‘. And now, the triumvirate returned to action this April to deliver a humongous follow-up to their previous effort. An impressive showcase of Azadi Records’ firepower, ‘Class-Sikh Maut Vol. II‘ goes on to put the spotlight on the rappers’ impeccable craft which takes center stage on top of Sez’s eclectic production work. 5. Post Malone feat. Swae Lee – Spoil My Night Post Malone‘s latest album ‘Beerbongs & Bentleys‘ had been a long time coming! And with its highly successful release this past week that has already gone on to shatter streaming records, the star act cemented his position as one of today’s leading names within the global music scene. After dropping hits like ‘Rockstar‘ and ‘Psycho‘ in recent months, Post Malone’s latest future hit arrives in the form of his infectious LP cut, ‘Spoil My Night‘ featuring Swae Lee that is poised to dominate airwaves all summer long. 4. Drake – Nice For What Drake has already made it clear that 2018 is his for the taking! Fresh off dropping his ‘Scary Hours’ EP back in January that has also provided us with one of the biggest tracks of the year, ‘God’s Plan‘, the global superstar returned to action this past month to deliver his brand new single, ‘Nice For What‘. A surprise drop which got the whole world talking, the Murda Beatz-produced effort sees the Canadian superstar at his vintage best. 3. Dualist Inquiry – Mayday Dishing out his first original in eighteen months, Dualist Inquiry‘s latest track ‘Mayday‘ arrived as a step into a completely different dimension this past April. With cries of ‘Mayday‘ in the background and an echoing, nostalgic melody which kick off the proceedings, his latest record gradually builds into a profound, yet bright offering as he moves towards a progressive sphere half way through. Bagging the #3 spot in our Top 10, Dualist Inquiry fans are all set to be treated to more new music in the coming weeks. 2. Steve Angello – Paradiso A veteran act in the dance music scene, Steve Angello has always let his music do the talking. And following the world wide success of his debut album, ‘Wild Youth‘, the Swedish producer has now once again executed his vision in impeccable fashion with ‘HUMAN‘. A 21-track long LP which boasts of some of his most bold creations till date, the SIZE bossman’s latest body of work finds a spot in our Top 10 courtesy its mighty record ‘Paradiso‘, which takes listeners on a sonic journey unlike any other. 1. Calvin Harris & Dua Lipa – One Kiss Calvin Harris is no stranger when it comes to crafting summer anthems! And now after kicking off proceedings in 2018 with his PartyNextDoor-assisted single ‘Nuh Ready Nuh Ready‘, he has now bagged the #1 position in our Top 10 with his brand new release, ‘One Kiss‘ with Dua Lipa. Accompanied by a classic, house-influenced sound which seems to follow the footsteps of Harris’ earlier works, the British pop star works her magic on the record with an ethereal vocal performance.