Little Mix

"Black Magic"


The U.K. girl group abandons the rhythmic flair of "Move" and ­"Salute" for '80s pop-rock with "Black Magic," the foursome's latest stateside crossover attempt. The beat pretty openly nods to "Girls Just Want to Have Fun," but the melodies are tight, and they sing "take a sip of my secret ­potion" with enough charm to make you raise a glass.

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