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J. Cole announces new single “Middle Child,” dropping at 9 PM January 23.
Pitchfork reviews James Blake’s Assume Form.
5 New Albums You Need to Hear This Week on Audiomack
Press play on new releases from Lakeyah, Larry June and Cardo, Cheque, Co Cash, and midwxst.
Billboard reviews Future’s The WIZRD.
A Boogie’s Hoodie SZN spends a second week atop the Billboard 200 charts.
Pardison Fontaine sits down with Billboard.
Vibe reviews “classic conscious posse cuts.”
Spotify will soon allow you to mute artists.