Author Archives: JON PARELES, JON CARAMANICA and GIOVANNI RUSSONELLO

Playlist: The Playlist: Kanye West’s Breakout Star 070 Shake, and 10 More New Songs

Hear our critics’ weekly playlist, including serpentwithfeet, Snail Mail and Jorja Smith.

Playlist: The Playlist: George Clinton Reunites With Parliament, and 13 More New Songs

Jennifer Lopez, Diplo and Mark Ronson, Joshua Redman and more tracks that caught our critics’ attention this week.

Playlist: The Playlist: Christina Aguilera’s Bizarre Puzzle, and 13 More New Songs

Hear the tracks that caught our critics’ attention this week, by Dirty Projectors, Protomartyr, Leon Bridges and others.

Playlist: The Playlist: Willie Nelson Is Still Standing, and 10 More New Songs

Stromae returns, the Walmart yodeling kid gets his shot and the other tracks that caught our critics’ attention this week.

Playlist: The Playlist: Prince’s Own ‘Nothing Compares 2 U,’ and 12 More New Songs

Ariana Grande’s first new music since the Manchester attack, Taylor Swift on a Sugarland tune and the other tracks that caught our critics’ attention this week.