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Our Favorite Songs Right Now: Elliott Smith, Elton John, Rihanna and More

A playlist of the cuts currently rocking our world

Rihanna; Elliott Smith; Rostam; The Playlist

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As we continue to process Kanye West's dramatic The Life of Pablo launch and gear up for Grammy night, here are seven tracks we've been playing on repeat. Scroll down to hear everything from a gorgeous unearthed Elliott Smith cut to Rihanna's masterful Tame Impala cover and the latest killer single from U.K. club-pop diva Katy B.

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Rihanna, “Same Ol’ Mistakes”

Tame Impala's Currents was one of our favorite LPs of 2015 — and clearly, Rihanna agreed! Her cover of the Aussie act is a killer curveball. It feels like that trippy robot-funk bass line was waiting for her blissed-out vocals all along.

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