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Brandy. Her latest release, B7, tops our shortlist for the best new albums out on July 31. Beau Blanks/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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New Music Friday: The Top 9 Albums Out On July 31

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Clockwise from upper left: Golda May, Snoh Aalegra, Lomelda, Diana Burgess, MXXWLL Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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New Mix: Snoh Aalegra, MXXWLL, Golda May, More

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Fiona Apple's Fetch the Bolt Cutters is her first new album in eight years. Her previous release was 2012's The Idler Wheel... Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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The Wit, Wisdom And Awe Of Fiona Apple's 'Fetch The Bolt Cutters'

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