DeJ Loaf
“Miami”

This past July seems to have been the hottest month in recorded human history, and anybody else living in New York can attest to August being, unbelievably, even more of a hellhole. Relief from the heatwave is needed wherever we can get it; fortunately, DeJ Loaf has graced us with her stab at a “song of the summer,” and it is has swept in like a cool breeze off the gulf to help carry us through. “Miami” is laid back in all the right places, while still anchored by DeJ’s signature charismatic bragging style — this time in service of underlining all the ways in which she is the definitive summer babe (“I like the simple things / But I don’t like that average shit”), while the track’s heart tugging/power-emo chorus — “I don’t know what it is, I just want to be close to you” — leaves it destined for summer mixtape immortality.

Stream “Miami” below:

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