Centaurus Sound: Students and Faculty January Favorites

Centaurus Sound is a new column highlighting the music taste of centaurus students and faculty. Check back every month to see favorite songs, themed playlists, album reviews, and more! Respond to our instagram polls if you would like your song to be featured. 

A New Year calls for new music, so we went around and asked Centaurus students what their top picks for this month are.

Here is a compiled list of just a few current favorites at Centaurus: 

  • Love Song by Lana Del Rey 
  • Okra by Tyler the Creator
  • Heroin by Unto Others
  • Sun to me by Zach Bryan 
  • Love Grows by Edison Lighthouse
  • Mine by Taylor Swift 
  • Love Me by Lil Wayne 
  • Ribs by Lorde
  • Telephones by Vacations
  • A Drop in the Ocean by Ron Pope and The District
  • Pursuit of Happiness by Kid Cudi
  • All My Love by Noah Kahan 
  • Parachute by Cold Play 
  • Funeral by Phoebe Bridgers 
  • Growing/Dying by The Backseat Lovers
  • The Color Violet by Tory Lanez 
  • Bulletproof by Maybach (ft. Offset) 
  • Snooze by Sza 
  • Ceremony by Deftones
  • Into it by Chase Atlantic 
  • Like a Tatoo by Sade
  • Until I Found You by Stephen Sanchez 
  • Someone to Lose by Wilco
  • Bank Account by 21 Savage 
  • Heartless by Kanye 
  • Dead to Me by Kali Uchis 
  • Ordinaryish People by AJR 


The teachers of Centaurus love their music and their results were just as good:


  • I’m Your President by Mother’s Cake (Mr. Donnely)  
  • Motion Sickness by Phoebe Bridgers (Ms. Ktsanes) 
  • The 3rd World by Immortal Techniques (Mr. Arango)
  • I Need A Doctor by Dr. Dre and Eminem ( Mr. Cady)
  • Party in the USA (Mr. Crispin) 
  • Mamma Mia by ABBA (Mrs. Nordstrom)
  • 9 to 5 by Dolly Parton (Mrs. Turgel) 
  • Against the Wind by Bob Seger (Bruce) 
  • Lift Me Up by Rihanna (Mrs. Lowe) 

According to Billboard.com, the top 5 songs of this week are: 

  • Anti Hero- Taylor Swift 
  • Kill Bill- Sza
  • Unholy- Sam Smith and Kim Petras
  • I’m Good(Blue) – Dave Guette and Bebe Rexha
  • Creepin’- Metro Boomin, The Weekend, and 21 Savage


What were your favorite songs this month? Did you spot any of them in this article, if not, that’s ok, check back next month when we interview a new set of Centaurus students!