New Music Friday: The best releases out Sept. 16 : All Songs Considered The superstar K-pop girl group BLACKPINK is one of the biggest pop juggernauts in the world, with billions of streams and massive world tours to its name. Born Pink, its second full-length album — and "full-length" is relative here, since we're talking about eight songs in under 25 minutes — promises to further expedite BLACKPINK's domination of the U.S. charts.

We've also got new projects from Brazilian-born electro-pop artist LYZZA, Afropop-inspired R&B singer-songwriter Miloe, Tiny Desk Contest-winning singer-songwriter Quinn Christopherson and dance-pop star Rina Sawayama. On this week's New Music Friday, Radio Milwaukee's Tarik Moody and NPR Music contributors Christina Lee and Cyrena Touros join guest host Stephen Thompson.

Featured Albums:

BLACKPINK — Born Pink
Featured Songs: "Typa Girl," "Pink Venom," "Hard to Love"
LYZZA — Mosquito
Featured Songs: "Lucky You," "Hold Me," "Heathens Call (feat. Backxwash)"
Miloe — gaps
Featured Songs: "elastic," "rewind (feat. PawPaw Rod)"
Quinn Christopherson — Write Your Name In Pink
Featured Songs: "Uptown," "Evelene"
Rina Sawayama — Hold the Girl
Featured Songs: "Catch Me in the Air," "Hold the Girl," "Forgiveness"

Lightning Round:

Mura Masa — Demon Time
Pink Siifu & Real Bad Man — Real Bad Flights
The Beths — Expert in a Dying Field
Jesca Hoop — Order of Romance
Death Cab for Cutie — Asphalt Meadows
Wilco — Yankee Hotel Foxtrot (Super Deluxe Edition)
Gogol Bordello — Solidaritine

New Music Friday: The best releases out Sept. 16

New Music Friday: The best releases out Sept. 16

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BLACKPINK's Born Pink promises to further expedite the group's domination of the U.S. charts.

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The superstar K-pop girl group BLACKPINK is one of the biggest pop juggernauts in the world, with billions of streams and massive world tours to its name. Born Pink, its second full-length album — and "full-length" is relative here, since we're talking about eight songs in under 25 minutes — promises to further expedite BLACKPINK's domination of the U.S. charts.

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We've also got new projects from Brazilian-born electro-pop artist LYZZA, Afropop-inspired R&B singer-songwriter Miloe, Tiny Desk Contest-winning singer-songwriter Quinn Christopherson and dance-pop star Rina Sawayama. On this week's New Music Friday, Radio Milwaukee's Tarik Moody and NPR Music contributors Christina Lee and Cyrena Touros join guest host Stephen Thompson.

Featured Albums:

  1. BLACKPINK — Born Pink
    Featured Songs: "Typa Girl," "Pink Venom," "Hard to Love"
  2. LYZZA — Mosquito
    Featured Songs: "Lucky You," "Hold Me," "Heathens Call (feat. Backxwash)"
  3. Miloe — gaps
    Featured Songs: "elastic," "rewind (feat. PawPaw Rod)"
  4. Quinn Christopherson — Write Your Name In Pink
    Featured Songs: "Uptown," "Evelene"
  5. Rina Sawayama — Hold the Girl
    Featured Songs: "Catch Me in the Air," "Hold the Girl," "Forgiveness"

Lightning Round:

  • Mura Masa — Demon Time
  • Pink Siifu & Real Bad Man — Real Bad Flights
  • The Beths — Expert In A Dying Field
  • Jesca Hoop — Order of Romance
  • Death Cab for Cutie — Asphalt Meadows
  • Wilco — Yankee Hotel Foxtrot (Super Deluxe Edition)
  • Gogol Bordello — Solidaritine

Other notable releases for Sept. 16:

  • Amy Ray — If It All Goes South
  • The Black Angels — Wilderness of Mirrors
  • Butcher Brown — Butcher Brown Presents Triple Trey Featuring Tennishu and R4ND4ZZO BIGB4ND
  • Clutch — Sunrise on Slaughter Beach
  • Danielle Ponder — Some of Us Are Brave
  • Eliza — A Sky Without Stars
  • The Harlem Gospel Travelers — Look Up!
  • Horace Andy — Midnight Scorchers
  • Jessie Reyez — Yessie
  • Julian Lage — View With a Room
  • Leann Rimes — god's work
  • Lissie — Carving Canyons
  • Little Big Town — Mr. Sun
  • The London Suede — Autofiction
  • Maggie Lindemann — SUCKERPUNCH
  • Marcus Mumford — Marcus Mumford
  • The Mars Volta — The Mars Volta
  • Meg Mac — Matter of Time
  • Michelle Branch — The Trouble With Fever
  • No Age — People Helping People
  • Noah Cyrus — The Hardest Part
  • Ondara — Spanish Villager No. 3
  • Rhett Miller — The Misfit
  • Samara Joy — Linger Awhile
  • Starcrawler — She Said
  • Steve Aoki — HiROQUEST: Genesis
  • Terri Lyne Carrington — New Standards Vol. 1
  • Turin Brakes — Wide-Eyed Nowhere
  • Whitney — SPARK
  • Young Jesus — Shepherd Head