9 Hip-Hop, R&B & Alt Albums You Should Be Listening To (Week Of April 29)

Future’s I Never Liked You is the most compelling release of the entire week. We’re also tapping in with Kehlani who has unleashed a new album blue water road

Toxic king Future emerges to reclaim his throne with his new album I Never Liked You. Graced with excellent production by Kanye West and his longtime collaborator Southside, the album injects a bit of energy into this year’s music conversation. Strong features from Drake, EST Gee, Gunna, Young Thug, and Ye round out the album, it’s our favorite of the week.

Wale‘s brilliant mixtape More About Nothing has also officially hit streaming platforms and we’re here for this joyful moment. Action Bronson shares Cocodrillo Turbo featuring Conway The Machine, Roc Marciano, and more. Pooh Shiesty has dropped Shiesty Season: Certified. And Casey Veggies returns with Since Y’all Forgot.

Kehlani releases her highly anticipated album blue water road. Thundercat, Syd, Blxst, and Jessie Reyez are a few features that appear on the passion project. Baby Tate has also surprised her fans with a two-pack. Toro y Moi drops Mahal.

Tanna Leone, a pgLang newcomer also unleashes Sleepy Soldier.

Take a look at our selects for albums of the week below.

Future – I Never Liked You

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Wale – More About Nothing

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Kehlani – blue water road

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Baby Tate – Dancing Queen/Yass Queen

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Action Bronson – Cocodrillo Turbo

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Toro y Moi – Mahal

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Pooh Shiesty Shiesty Season: Certified

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Casey Veggies – Since Y’all Forgot

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Tanna Leone – Sleepy Soldier

Robyn Mowatt

Robyn Mowatt is a Staff Writer at Okayplayer where she covers culture, music, and fashion. You can see what's on her mind on Twitter at @robyn_mowatt.

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