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10 New Hip-Hop & R&B Albums You Should Be Listening To (Week of June 10)

SZA’s deluxe edition of Ctrl is here to remind us of her sheer talent, it arrives with a few new additions. YGTUT releases In My Head.

This week belongs to SZA who is celebrating the fifth anniversary of Ctrl, her debut album. She dropped off a deluxe edition of the album with seven new songs that have never been released. The tracks were created between 2014 and 2017 – there’s a sense of urgency in each of them. Grammy-nominated “Love Galore” also gets an alternate version. 

E L U C I D‘s new project I Told Bessie has surfaced. Atlanta rapper Tony Shhnow emerges and drops Reflexions. Father’s Young Hot Ebony 2 is also here. E L U C I D drops of I Told Bessie. And YGTUT serves up his smooth release In My Head.

XXXTENTACION’s estate has released Look At Me Now: The Album, Ski Mask The Slump God is the sole feature. Post Malone shares Twelve Carat Toothache (Deluxe). Curren$y returns with his new album Spring Clean 2 produced by Fuse of 808 Mafia. Features on it include Young Dro, Pi’erre Bourne, Fendi P, and GT. YoungBoy Never Broke Again unleashes Green Flag Activity equipped with features from Quando Rondo and acts out of his collective.

Josh Levi is holding it down for the R&B heads with his latest EP titled DISC TWO. KayCyy’s Get Used To It is a genre-blending release worthy of your attention. 

Take a look at all the albums we’re spinning this weekend below.

SZA – Ctrl (Deluxe)

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Curren$y x Fuse 808 Mafia – Spring Clean 2

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XXXTENTACION – Look At Me: The Album

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Post Malone – Twelve Carat Toothache (Deluxe)

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YGTUT – In My Head

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E L U C I DI Told Bessie

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Josh Levi – DISC TWO

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KayCyy – Get Used To It

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Father – Young Hot Ebony 2

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Tonny Shhnow – Reflexions

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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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