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R&B singer Raveena. Her new album, Lucid, is on our shortlist of the best new albums out on May 31. Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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New Music Friday: Our Top 6 Albums Out On May 31

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Clockwise from the top: Another Sky, Quinn Christopherson, cover art for Rhye's Spirit, Marika Hackman Courtesy of the artists hide caption

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New Mix: Rhye, Quinn Christopherson, Tōth, Another Sky, Ari Roar, More

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Compton rapper YG. His latest release, 4REAL 4REAL, is on our short list for the best new albums dropping on May 24. Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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New Music Friday: Our Top 7 Albums Out On May 24

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A Conversation With Jonny Greenwood, On Chaos And The Element Of Surprise

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Carly Rae Jepsen's Dedicated is on our shortlist of the best new albums out May 17. Markus & Koala/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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New Music Friday: Our Top 6 Albums Out May 17

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Meet Quinn Christopherson, Winner Of The 2019 Tiny Desk Contest

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Announcing The 2019 Tiny Desk Contest Winner

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Guest DJ: IDLES Frontman Joe Talbot

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Jamila Woods' album Legacy! Legacy! is on our short list of the best new releases out May 10. Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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New Music Friday: Our Top 6 Albums Out May 10

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Tiny Desk Contest Contestant Bernie Dalton Dies After Battling ALS

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