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Lorde pays tribute to Bowie, Miguel and Kacey Musgraves duet, Kanye gets remixed and more

Kanye West; FKA twigs; Lorde; Bleached; Mitski

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What's currently rocking Rolling Stone HQ? Miguel and Kacey Musgraves' great new duet and genre-mashup, a killer remix of Kanye West and, above all, Lorde's stripped-down and powerful tribute to David Bowie at the Brit Awards. Check out these tracks and performances, plus new cuts from Mitski, Car Seat Headrest and FKA Twigs, below.

Kanye West; FKA twigs; Lorde; Bleached; Mitski

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Mitski, “Your Best American Girl”

"Your mother wouldn't approve/Of how my mother raised me," this Brooklyn songwriter sings against waves of distortion. Mom's just nuts if she doesn't love her as much as we do.

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Miguel and Kacey Musgraves,”Waves”

On this highlight from R&B visionary Miguel's new remix EP, he and Nashville firecracker Musgraves invent a new genre: stoner beach-party country soul, and it's sublime. More, please.

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Car Seat Headrest, “Vincent”

Troublingly productive indie-rock whiz kid Will Toledo's visions of bleary guitar ecstasy just keep getting bolder: "Vincent" turns go-nowhere boredom into a seething basement-boogie fever dream.

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Kanye West, “Old Kanye (J.U.S.T.I.C.E. League and 8 Bars remix)”

Remixers are having a field day with "I Love Kanye," the a cappella track from The Life of Pablo. This soulful version makes it sound like a brilliant lost outtake from Graduation.

Kanye West; FKA twigs; Lorde; Bleached; Mitski

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FKA Twigs, “Good to Love”

After her genre-defoliating 2014 debut album and excellent follow-up EP from last year, the possibilities for U.K. avant-R&B explorer FKA Twigs seem limitless. This slow-build ballad (which she just performed unforgettably on Fallon) is a quiet storm of wintry heartache.

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