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Valee continues a streak of sparse singles with another righteously cold standalone ramble.
Sudan Archives puts a booming, bravado-brimmed exclamation point on her new album, Natural Brown Prom Queen, which is out now via Stones Throw Records.
TiaCorine muscles up with a wildly potent performance on this standout from her new project, I Can’t Wait, which is out now via South Coast Music Group, featuring appearances from Kenny Beats, UnoTheActivist, and Tony Shhnow.
Santigold opens her new album, Spirituals, with a spacious earworm. The project is out today via Little Jerk Records, featuring production from Rostam, Boys Noize, Sbtrkt, and more.
Ari Lennox dabbles in Baduism on the lead-off track from her smoldering sophomore studio album, age/sex/location, which is out today via Dreamville and Interscope Records.
Sampa The Great stuffs a mid-album lush late night ballad into her latest project, As Above, So Below, which is out today via Loma Vista Recordings, featuring contributions from Denzel Curry, Joey Bada$$, Angélique Kidjo, and more.
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