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Lake Street Dive's latest album is Good Together. Shervin Lainez/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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The Contenders, Vol. 10: The songs we can't stop playing this week

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New Music Friday: The best albums out May 24

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New Music Friday: The best albums out May 17

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WILLOW's latest album, empathogen, includes one of this week's must-hear tracks, "Run." Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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The Contenders, Vol. 9: The songs we can't stop playing this week

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Grupo Frontera, a Texan group that has become one of the most beloved acts of the Mexican regional movement, released its second album, Jugando a Que No Pasa Nada, on May 10 Eric Rojas/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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You could call Dua Lipa's third album, Radical Optimism, the further adventures in the pop music time machine. Tyrone Lebon/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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New Music Friday: The best albums out May 3

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The artist known as Bnny. Her new album is One Million Love Songs. Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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The Contenders, Vol. 8: The songs we can't stop playing this week

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St. Vincent's All Born Screaming is out April 26. Alex Da Corte/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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New Music Friday: The best albums out April 26

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Taylor Swift's new album, The Tortured Poets Department, immediately became one of the most anticipated releases of 2024 when she announced it on stage at the Grammy Awards in February. Beth Garrabrant/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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New Music Friday: Taylor Swift's 'Tortured Poets' and the best albums out April 19

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The Contenders, Vol. 7: The songs we can't stop playing this week

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Shabaka Hutchings has released a fantastic new album under his first name titled Perceive its Beauty, Acknowledge its Grace. Atiba Jefferson/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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New Music Friday: The best albums out April 12

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Texas funk trio Khruangbin are back with A La Sala this week. David Black/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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The Contenders Vol. 6: The songs we can't stop playing this week

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New Music Friday: The best albums out March 29

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Sheryl Crow changed her mind about releasing a new album. The change did her good

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