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SPOTTED ON SPOTIFY'S NEW MUSIC FRIDAY

Maroon 5's "Wait"—off the band's just-released Red Pill Blues (222/Interscope)—appeared atop Spotify's New Music Friday playlist this morning. Kelsea Ballerini, whose "End of the World" (Black River Entertainment) can also be found on the music discovery hot spot, graces the cover. 

The rest of this week's pickings include Sam Smith's "Nothing Left For You" (Capitol), 21 Savage, Offset & Metro Boomin's "Ric Flair Drip" (Slaughter Gang/Epic), Kygo f/Oliver Nelson & Bonnie McKee's "Riding Shotgun" (Kygo/Ultra), Big Sean w/Metro Boomin f/21 Savage's "Pull Up N Wreck" (G.O.O.D./Def Jam), blackbear's "santa monica & la brea" (Beartrap/Alamo/Interscope), David Guetta & Afrojack f/Charli XCX & French Montana's "Dirty Sexy Money" (Parlophone France), N.E.R.D & Rihanna's "Lemon" (N.E.R.D/Columbia), Willow's "Boy" (MSFTSMusic/Roc Nation), Chris Brown's "Tough Love" (RCA), Olivia O'Brien's "No Love" (Island), Grace VanderWaal's "Florets" (SYCO/Columbia), Chris Stapleton's "Scarecrow in the Garden" (Mercury Nashville), Miguel's "Told You So" (ByStorm/RCA), U2's "Get Out of Your Own Way" (Interscope), MAX's "Meteor" (Crush Music/DCD2), Lil Baby & Marlo's "Whatchu Gon Do" (Quality Control/Caroline), Shawn Mendes' "Bad Reputation - MTV Unplugged" (Island), Blake Shelton's "Hangover Due" (Warner Nashville), Luke Bryan's "Most People Are Good" (Capitol Nashville), Prince Charlez's "Think High" (Republic), Andy Grammer's "Smoke Clears" (S-Curve/BMG), Sia's "Santa's Coming For Us" (Monkey Puzzle/Atlantic), Feist's "Hey, That's No Way to Say Goodbye" (Interscope), BANNERS' "Empires on Fire" (Island), Vance Joy's "Like Gold" (Atlantic), Gorillaz f/Little Simz's "Garage Palace" (Parlophone U.K.) and Grizzly Bear's "Mourning Sound - Live From Spotify Studios NYC" (Grizzly Bear/RCA).

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