Kyle Anderson, Kevin O'Donnell, Will Robinson, and Madison Vain
August 07, 2015 AT 05:02 PM EDT

Maybe you got caught up waiting for Dr. Dre’s first album in 16 years to drop this week (we sure did) and missed everything else that came out in the past few days. Have no fear, we’ve got your back. Here are our picks for the week’s best new music:

Lil B & Chance the Rapper, “First Mixtape”

Two of hip-hop’s most righteously free-thinking weirdos teamed up for a brief but impactful mixtape. On this breezy freestyle, the pair kick sideways-logic rhymes over a loping flute loop, and the result is a casually thrilling meeting of based minds.—KA

With You ft. Vince Staples, “Ghost”

The non-Diplo co-founding member of Major Lazer, Switch, launched a new production project called With You. this week and did so with a bassline that builds, drops, and chugs behind Vince Staples’ smooth flow about getting messed up. (The With You. collective also features Rick Trainor, Jeff Penalva, Noah Schy, and Dauoda Leonard.) —MV

Maindland, “Outcast”

Do you miss The Strokes? How could you not! In the meantime, check in with Mainland who’s putting out a similar brand of modern-meets-’80s-new-wave. “Outcast” is a swift, sure response to everyone who told them the music biz isn’t worth the struggle. (That sounds much heavier than the track actually feels.) Last week it got a black-and-white video to match that’s easy to keep on repeat. -MV

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