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Carlos Vives leans into his Colombian roots on his latest album, Cumbiana. Andres Oyuela/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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Alt.Latino's Summer Music Haul

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Beyoncé puts a conversation about Africa on the front line with her visual album Black Is King, which premiered on Disney+. Parkwood Entertainment/Disney + via AP hide caption

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Portland rapper Aminé. His sophomore full-length, Limbo, tops our shortlist for the week's best new albums. Micaiah Carter/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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New Music Friday: The Top 8 Albums Out On August 7

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Rapper Christylez Bacon On His New Song About Inequality In Quarantine

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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: Angel Olsen, Chrissy Stewart, Saadi, Shirley Collins, Le Ren Courtesy of the artists hide caption

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New Mix: Angel Olsen, Folk Legend Shirley Collins, More

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Taylor Swift. Her surprise new album, Folklore tops our picks for the best new albums out on July 24. Beth Garrabrant/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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New Music Friday: The Top 10 Albums Out July 24

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Clockwise from upper left: Sylvan Esso, Madeline Kenney, TRISHES, Gordon Koang Courtesy of the artists hide caption

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New Mix: Sylvan Esso, The Psychedelic Furs, TRISHES, More

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Blu & Exile. Their new project, Miles: From An Interlude Called Life, is on our shortlist of the best albums out on July 17. Zack Mack/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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New Music Friday: The Top 8 Albums Out On July 17

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Ten artists from Mexico, Central America and the Caribbean recorded tracks using birdsong from their country, with all profits of the vinyl and digital release going to bird conservation projects. Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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A New Album Turns The Sound Of Endangered Birds Into Electronic Music

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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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The late rapper Juice WRLD. His posthumous full-length, Legends Never Die, tops our list of the best new albums out this week. Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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July 10, 2020

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