Making Mondays Better: Taxes, Pranks, and Rain

April is smart to start off with April Fool’s Day — a hoax, really, before you soon realize that it’s raining outside, taxes are due, and midterms are coming up. And damn, there are only seven more weeks of school.

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This Week’s Playlist
Taxes, Pranks, and Rain

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Hip
Jay Rock – Checkmate
The Four Owls – Original
Nicki Minaj ft. Nas, Drake, and Young Jeezy – Champion
New album to drop in two weeks
Buddy ft. Kendrick Lamar – Staircases
Schoolboy Q – Brainstorm
Joey Bada$$ and Capital Steez – Survival Tactics
Certified fresh. I love this. Good find, Dizzy! 

Soul/R&B
Fly Moon Royalty – Lemonade
Hawthorne Headhunters – Teleport
The Dream ft. Casha – Kill the Lights
Theophilus London ft. Blood Orange – Take it Off

Electronic
Sex Ray Vision – Evolved
Capital Cities – Kangaroo Court
Chromatics – Kill For Love
Simian Mobile Disco – Cerulean
Erol Alkan and BoysNoize – Roland Rat

Dance/Pop
Pitbull – Back in Time
Brought to you by Pitbull, the new Men In Black III Theme Song. Bad lyrics. Catchy beat. Probably going to get big. 
Justin Bieber – Boyfriend
Didn’t think I’d do it, huh? Loud and proud. 

Indie/Rock/Other
The Neighbourhood – Sweater Weather
Prematurely dubbed the “Pumped Up Kicks” of this summer. Not by me, though. 
Jai Paul – Jasmine
Amadou and Miriam ft. Tunde and Kyp from TV On The Radio – Wily Kataso
Reptar – Orifice Origami
Edward Sharpe and the Magnetic Zeroes – Man On Fire
Best Coast – The Only Place
Van She – Idea of Happiness
Sigur Ros – Ekki Mukki
Bon Iver and The Flaming Lips – Ashes In The Air
Battleme and the Forest Rangers – Time
Indians – Magic Kids
Damon Albarn – Dr. Dee ‘The Marvelous Dream’
From Blur and the Gorillaz

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PLAYLIST DISCOGRAPHY
1. Making Mondays Better
2. Secret Bakery
3. Bye Bye Summer
4. Picking Apples
5. Eating Apples
6. Scholar Dollar
7. Romeo and Ghouliet
8. Yaylight Savings Time
9.  Orange Pulp Fiction
10. Turkey Jerky
11. Leftovers
12. Winter Winter Chicken Dinner
13. Baker’s Dozen
14. The Holiday Punch
15. Year of the Bulls
16. 2012!
17. Animal Goldschlager
18. Badabing
19. Badaboom
20. Saturday Night Jambalaya
21. XLVI
22. Linderella Story
23. Presidents
24. Leap Ear
25. March of Rhymes
26. Jambulance
27. March MadLibs
28. Spring Break
29. Taxes, Pranks, and Rain
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