Last Week in Music: 4/27-5/1

Last week brought us gems from Drake, Lil Baby, YG, Doja Cat, G-Eazy, Kota the Friend, Kehlani, Machine Gun Kelly, and more. 

We compiled our five favorite releases and added your takes, too. Keep up with the Burbs Instagram to vote each week. While you're at it, cop yourself a cozy Burbs hoodie.

Let's talk some music:

#5 - “Laugh Now Kry Later!” by YG

YG finally dropped after a year without solo music, following up last year’s 4REAL 4REAL

“Laugh Now Kry Later!” is produced by Iceberg, FranchiseDidIt, and Pasque. The single is meant to embrace living life in the moment and not dwelling on the negatives, illustrated through its title. Gotta appreciate the consistent use of “K” instead of “C” in typical YG bashion.

Listen to “Laugh Now Kry Later!”

Apple Music


Fan Rating: 4/5

Burbs Rating: 3/5

#4 - “Say So” (ft. Nicki Minaj) by Doja Cat

After dropping Hot Pink in November of last year, the original version of “Say So” erupted into a Top 5 hit thanks to TikTok. To keep applying the pressure, Doja Cat enlisted Nicki Minaj to lay down a solid verse on the new remix.

This verse sees Nicki at her sharpest, dropping bars like, “Ball like the Rams, see, now that's Gordon”. Her verse perfectly meshes with Doja’s catchy chorus and second verse.

I wasn’t too sure how I would like this one, but it personally exceeded my expectations. If you’re also not a big fan of radio chart-toppers, I think you might be impressed by this one, too.

Listen to “Say So”

Apple Music


Fan Rating: 2/5

Burbs Rating: 3/5