Stromae returns, the Walmart yodeling kid gets his shot and the other tracks that caught our critics’ attention this week.
Hear the week's most notable new music, from the return of Sugarland to Laura Marling covering a Bob Dylan classic.
Hear the most notable new music out this week, from Lin-Manuel Miranda's Hamildrops team-up with the Decemberists to a Thelonious Monk reissue.
Our critics picked St. Vincent and Lorde, Kendrick Lamar and J. Cole, Julien Baker and Taylor Swift, Nicole Mitchell and Tyshawn Sorey — and many more.
On recent major-label debuts, two rappers from Atlanta use unorthodox approaches — like silence, or a shifting emphasis that sounds accidental.
One week after the rapper’s album debuted on Tidal, it became available for streaming and download on other services, and rocketed to top the chart.
The rapper said a new release, which he called a playlist rather than an album, would arrive in December.
Our pop critics talk about how Gucci, Lil Yachty and 21 Savage are all part of the same long line.