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6 New Hip-Hop, R&B & Alt Albums You Should Be Listening To (Week of April 22)

Pusha T’s It’s Almost Dry has finally arrived, and it’s explosive. Mercury’s tabula rasa is another staple release worth hitting play on.

Pusha T’s latest album It’s Almost Dry is the biggest album of the week. Produced entirely by Pharrell and Kanye West the album is speckled with features from Kid Cudi, Ye, JAY-Z, Kid Cudi, and more. If you were lucky enough to get an early stream, you’ve been listening to this release all week. 

Blxst also drops off a laidback and melodic release titled Before You Go. On it, you’ll find Rick Ross, Arin Ray, Zakari, and Grandmaster Vic. Mercury, a talent we’ve had our eye on for quite some time shares her debut tabula rasa and redveil drops learn 2 swim

Another release that’s out today is Antonio Brown’s foray into music Paradigm. Strong features are on this one (Fivio Foreign, Young Thug, and more).

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

Pusha T – It’s Almost Dry

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Blxst – Before You Go

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Mercury – tabula rasa

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redveil – learn 2 swim

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Hasaan Barclay – DUAL SHOCK

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AB – Paradigm

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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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