From long-awaited albums to singles by beloved R&B singers, check out this week’s New Music Friday for the culture’s latest & greatest in music.
— Jack Harlow, Come Home the Kids Miss You — The highly anticipated sophomore album has arrived from the Canadian rapper. His 15-track collection boasts features from Lil Wayne, Wale, Drake and Pharrell Williams.
— Raheem DeVaughn, From Lust, Till Dawn — You’ll be “Catching Feelings” listening to this original collection of R&B love songs. Donned “The New Soul Era” album, the New Jersey native drops off what he’s calling “a treat” for the summer.
— Shy Glizzy ft. EST Gee, “Borderline” — D.C. meets Kentucky for this new song and video, which follows the two rappers plotting and carrying out a bank robbery.
— Caleb McLaughlin, “Soul Travel” — You’ve seen the rising star in Netflix’s Strangers Things and now the 20-year-old New York native is continuing his break into the music industry. Caleb’s new LP is expected later this year.
Hits in Heavy Rotation
— Future, “Wait for U“
— Megan Thee Stallion, “Plan B“
— Nicki Minaj ft. Fivio Foreign, “We Go Up“
— Summer Walker ft. Ari Lennox, “Unloyal“
— Mary J. Blige ft. Anderson .Paak, “Here with Me“
— Snoh Aalegra, “In Your Eyes“
Artist on the Rise
Self-proclaimed “flow Queen,” Erica Banks, rose to rap fame with the release of her TikTok-viral single, “Buss It.” Hailing from Texas, the up-and-coming rapper has made a triumphant entrance into the hip hop game with her explicit yet unapologetic rap lyrics.
Copyright © 2022, ABC Audio. All rights reserved.