The Round-Up: Best Songs of The Week ft. Prince, Big Boi, DJ Harrison and More [Playlist]
24 of the week’s finest releases with new music from Skateboard P, Sir Lucious Leftfoot, and The Purple One
As the Trump administration continues to unravel, we are reminded that good people doing the good work can make a man tremble even in the nation’s highest office. And that alone is enough to keep at it.
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So for our part, we’re here to help you score the moment. Marking another massive release day with new projects from Young Thug, 2 Chainz, Zack Villere, DJ Harrison, Big Boi, Lorde and even a surprise release from the late J Dilla, there’s plenty of artillery for this week’s assault. But it doesn’t end with the full-lengths. Stellar singles from Illa J, Action Bronson, Arcade Fire, Calvin Harris, Washed Out and the gamut of r&b and hip-hop’s most forward-thinking minds make this a particularly comprehensive digest of where music’s at and where it’s going.
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You can hear it all in another summer-ready edition of The Round-Up below. Hit the link to subscribe to our Spotify channel and discover even more from your favorite artists.