Keeping up with new music might be exhausting, even not possible. From the weekly album releases to standalone singles dropping each day, the quantity of music is so huge it’s simple for one thing to slide by way of the cracks. Even following together with the Uproxx suggestions each day generally is a lot to ask, so each Monday we’re providing up this rundown of the very best new music this week.
This week noticed DJ Khaled get everyone concerned on his new album and Travis Scott come by way of with an help. Yeah, it was an amazing week for brand spanking new music. Check out the highlights beneath.
DJ Khaled — Khaled Khaled
DJ Khaled is a grasp recruiter and the story of his newest album might be instructed with an inventory of its visitor stars: Lil Wayne, Jeremih, Lil Baby, Lil Durk, Cardi B, HER, Migos, Post Malone, Megan Thee Stallion, DaBaby, Justin Bieber, 21 Savage, Bryson Tiller, Roddy Ricch, Drake, A Boogie Wit Da Hoodie, Big Sean, Rick Ross, P. Diddy, Nas, Jay-Z, James Fauntleroy, Justin Timberlake, Meek Mill, Buju Banton, Capleton, Bounty Killer, Barrington Levy, and — though she’s not formally credited — Beyonce.
Billie Eilish — “Your Power”
Over the previous few months, Billie Eilish and Finneas have been dropping hints in regards to the standing and nature of Eilish’s subsequent period. Finally, it’s formally on the way in which, as her second album, Happier Than Ever, has been introduced. Last week additionally introduced a brand new music, the stripped-down single “Your Power.”
Baby Keem — “Durag Activities” Feat. Travis Scott
Nearly a 12 months after touchdown on the 2020 XXL Freshman list, Baby Keem continues to ascend, the most recent signal of his rise being a new collaboration with Scott. The different large Scott information from final week got here on his birthday, when he introduced the return of his Astroworld Festival for this fall.
Manchester Orchestra — The Million Masks Of God
The band’s Andy Hull recently told Uproxx of the brand new album, “We knew we really wanted from the beginning for it to be all connected in a similar way as Black Mile, but more thought out, and allowing the songs to fold in on each other. And having repeated melodies and phrases that, at the end of the second song, is the same melody and lyrical nod to the fifth song. That happens all over the record. Throwing out the rule book that we had made for ourselves about even what a song can be. It’s been a really difficult record to pick a single and pick songs to play for people, because I do feel like it’s best served as a whole thing. The album’s the song.”
21 Savage — “Spiral”
21 Savage is moving into horror, as he’s govt producing the music for the upcoming Saw spinoff, Spiral: From The Book Of Saw. As a part of that, he recorded a brand new music referred to as “Spiral,” an appropriately eerie tune that enhances the sure-to-be-dark movie.
The Kid Laroi — “Without You” Feat. Miley Cyrus
After spending the previous 12 months enjoying rock star, Miley Cyrus’ newest output is a little bit of a pivot. After teasing it for weeks, she hopped on a new remix of The Kid Laroi’s “Without You,” which truly isn’t an incredible departure from Cyrus’ latest consolation zone contemplating it’s a hooky folk-pop-punk observe.
Lil Baby — “On Me (Remix)” Feat. Megan Thee Stallion
A pair weeks in the past, Megan Thee Stallion started a hiatus — or “entered a period of regeneration to prepare for what’s next,” as her announcement put it. She was engaged on stuff earlier than then, although, so there’s nonetheless new Meg available, like her function on Lil Baby’s new “On Me” remix and its icy accompanying video.
Shelley FKA DRAM — Shelley FKA DRAM
Shelley (beforehand DRAM, beforehand D.R.A.M.) simply kicked off a brand new period together with his debut album below his newest moniker. The report truly comes after a little bit of a delay, which Shelley explained had a touching reason behind it, saying, “[My late mother’s] birthday is April 29th, so I’m pushing my album Shelley FKA DRAM’s release date to April 29th as not only my gift back to her, but my promise to play it for the world.”
Girl In Red — If I Could Make It Go Quiet
Girl In Red, aka Marie Ulven, just lately sat down with Uproxx for an interview and mentioned of her new album, “I kind of feel like [the album tackles] a lot of unrequited love, and a lot of misunderstandings, but also very much realizing that I am a lot. It’s not all about what this other person did to me, it’s really about putting myself in other people’s shoes as well.”
Bebe Rexha — “Die For A Man” Feat. Lil Uzi Vert
Fans are nonetheless ready for a brand new Lil Uzi Vert venture that’s presupposed to drop “soon.” Credit the place it’s due, although: Uzi has dropped three full-length initiatives because the begin of 2020. Either method, he gave followers one thing to snack on final week by linking up with Bebe Rexha on “Die For A Man,” which comes from her upcoming venture, Better Mistakes.
Some artists coated listed here are Warner Music artists. Uproxx is an impartial subsidiary of Warner Music Group.