WEEKLY CHARTS: OCTOBER 4 - OCTOBER 10
The second week of October has groovy tracks topping the charts for the upcoming chill season. This week’s releases have got you covered in terms of heart-mending, sentimental rap, chillax hip-hop to enjoy the brisk weather, and a seductive dance track to heat up your love life.
LOCO endures the healing process of his broken heart with his new single “It Takes Time” released on October 8. This calm hip-hop track featuring offonoff’s Colde shares the rapper’s story of recovering from a blooming summer romance that transformed to a withering autumn breakup. As time passes before his eyes, the saddened rapper feels stuck in place as he longs for the past with each fleeting second. Currently a chart-topper at the number one position on MelOn and 17 on Instiz, LOCO’s sentimental single assures that nostalgia and pain is imminent, though he is certain time will eventually mend his broken pieces together.
Soyou transforms into an alluring mistress with “All Night,” released from her second EP Re: Fresh on October 4. Notable for her romantic ballads, the vocalist’s latest track produced by GROOVYROOM and featuring Sik-K presents a more sensuous sound complete with a seductive saxophone and piano riffs. The song’s bold lyrics portray a feisty seductress who doesn’t shy away from her desires, hoping to be consumed by dark skies with her lover for an intimate night of pleasure. Soyou’s daring song charms its way to the number four spot on the Bugs! daily chart.
Rap collaborations between established artists and fresh faces are rising on the charts with the advent of Mnet’sShow Me the Money 777. Several of the songs have been soaring as part of the track mission from episode five, but “Good Day” by Team Hi-Lite & AOMG consisting of pH-1, Kid Milli, and Loopy has been dominating the top of the charts on Instiz andMnet. Featuring Palo Alto and produced by Code Kunst who led the team, the three contestants describe their perfect day ranging from having nice weather to flexing your most expensive threads, treating your friends out for some fun, reuniting with loved ones, and generally enjoying the trip that is life. Snatching up the first spot on Instizand the second on Mnet, take a moment to kick back, relax, and appreciate the simplest joys with this chill rap track.