Hottest Record in the World (BBC Radio 1)

What This Is: A British perspective on the hottest new music, according to BBC Radio 1 DJ Annie Mac. The playlist compiles Mac’s daily selections into one ever-expanding mix. 

What to Expect: According to Mac, you’ll get everything “from dance bangers to hip-hop and indie,” but there’s so much more. Her omnivorous tastes make for an intriguing listen, where sensitive singer-songwriters flow into woozy electronic, bubbly indie pop, sneering indie rock, smooth R&B, and sleazy mainstream hip-hop. Of course, English artists dominate much of the mi