The perfect background music when you’re leaving for London tomorrow on a one-way ticket, have had your bag packed for a week, and still can’t escape the crushing feeling that you’re FORGETTING SOMETHING REALLY IMPORTANT BUT CAN’T FIGURE OUT WHAT IT IS.
Just kidding. I’m fine. I’ve only checked that my passport is still in the same place like, four times today.
(note: this playlist features only artists who are native Londoners. I may make a follow-up playlist featuring London-appropriate songs by non-Londoners? We’ll see.)
- Trigger Bang (feat. Giggs) // Lily Allen
- Don’t Be So Hard On Yourself // Jess Glynne
- St Jude // Florence + The Machine
- Shut Up // Stormzy
- Chasing Pavements // Adele
- Black // Donae’o
- Weight of Living pt. II // Bastille
- That’s Not Me // Skepta & JME
- Palace // Sam Smith
- F*** Me Pumps // Amy Winehouse
- 20/20 // The Vaccines
- This is England // Fatch
- What Became of the Likely Lads // The Libertines