April was marked by the official kick off of festival season, marked by the return of Coachella following a two-year hiatus. Billie Eilish was among the headliners, making her the fifth woman to headline the festival since its inception in October 1999. At 20-years-old, she was also the festival’s all-time youngest headliner.
Additional female music creatives who received prominent billing at the event included Snoh Aalegra, City Girls, Niki, Megan thee Stallion, Anitta, Girl in Red, Koffee, Doja Cat, Karol G, Ari Lennox and Jessie Reyez.
Snobette Sounds best new singles by or featuring women for April 2022 include the aforementioned City Girls and Megan thee Stallion, along with DreamDoll, Tems, Queen Naija, Coi Leray, Kay Flock, Cardi B, Trina, Chlöe, Chxrry22, Tink, Big Jade, Monaleo, Muni Long, Tyler Royale, Day Sulan, Kaash Paige, Tayla Parx, Amie Blue, Alex Mali, Nia Sultana, Justine Skye and Nevaeh Jolie.
Check out my 23 selections below.
- City Girls ft. Fivio Foreign: “Top Notch”
- Megan thee Stallion: “Plan B”
- DreamDoll ft. French Montana: “Ice Cream Dream”
- Future ft. Tems and Drake: “WAIT FOR U”
- Kehlani ft. Syd: “Get Me Started”
- Fivio Foreign ft. Queen Naija and Coi Leray: “What’s My Name”
- Kay Flock ft. Cardi B, Dougie B and Bory300: “Shake It”
- Trina ft. Latto: “Clap”
- Chlöe: “Treat Me”
- Chxrry22: “The Falls”
- Tink ft. T-Pain: “Cater”
- Big Jade: “Lower”
- Monaleo ft. Flo Milli: “We Not Humping”
- Muni Long: “Another”
- Tyler Royale ft. Erica Banks: “Down”
- Day Sulan: “Gravity”
- Kaash Paige: “Girlfriend”
- Tayla Parx: “Rich”
- Amie Blue: “This Time”
- Alex Mali: “Clearly”
- Nia Sultana: “In The Morning”
- Justine Skye: “What A Lie”
- Nevaeh Jolie: “Chew Me”