Song of the week:Katy Perry feat Migos ‘Bon Appétit’With the world’s social and political problems now solved purposeful pop takes a back seat on the new Katy single. ‘Bon Appétit’ (or ‘Ciao Adios’, as Anne-Marie sang it) is a strange single: when the chorus properly gets going (at 2:16) you’ve got …

It looks like global sax-repopularising singer of song Carly Rae Jepsen is working in a studio environment with above average pop person Charli XCX. Let’s look at the fairly damning evidence shall we: Turn up @cokezero hit me with a case @carlyraejepsen @charli_xcx #patrikberger @pauliemusic pic.twitter.com/y30JKShzLC — Justin Raisen (@JustinLRaisen) …

Song of the week:Steps — ‘Scared Of The Dark’You’d have to be a total cloth-eared wanker to get to the end of ‘Scared Of The Dark’ and not think “fair play, that’s a pretty good song”. This is a song so majestic that it pulls off a modern day pop miracle: bringing the …

Song of the week:Sälen — ‘Heartbreak Diet’Near the bottom of this week’s playlist you’ll find various artists — Phoebe Ryan, Galavant, Nabiha, Ea Kaya, and those are just the ones we’ve included — clinging to the prevailing sound of New Music Friday. You can understand why people are trying really …