4 New Albums You Ought to Be Listening To (Week of April 14)

Dinner Social gathering, NLE Choppa, and Jai’Len Josey lead this week’s album roundup.

Although it’s a bit quick, this week’s album roundup has some succinct releases. Beginning issues with a excessive word is Dinner Social gathering’s Enigmatic Society album. Robert Glasper and Terrace Martin have put collectively an intimate and biting compilation of tracks. This one options contributions from Hello-Tek, Kamasi Washington, Tank, and plenty of different gifted of us.

Up subsequent, we’re placing our stamp of approval on Jai’Len Josey’s soulful debut Southern Delicacy. The singer/songwriter has lower her tooth in writing rooms for the likes of Ari Lennox (she not too long ago toured with Lennox too).

Within the rap area, NLE Choppa rolls out Cottonwood 2 which is a biting drop from the Memphis, Tennessee native. It options Lil Wayne, Fivio International, Lola Brooke, Polo G, G Herbo, Rick Ross, and Queen Naija. Yung Bleu additionally returns with Love Scars II with appearances from Chris Brown and Ty Dolla $ign.

Dinner Social gathering – Enigmatic Society

Dinner Party

Photograph Credit score: Kamasi Washington

Dinner Social gathering does once more with the laidback and soothingly soulful EP Enigmatic Society. Except for manufacturing being top-notch, the mission ethers into the R&B lane with appearances from Ant Clemons and Arin Ray.

Standout Tracks: “Watts Renaissance,” “Insane Ft. Ant Clemons”

Yung Bleu – Love Scars II

Yung Bleu

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Yung Bleu is especially expert at serving up chart-topping hits. For his newest, he makes use of his melodic voice and serves up some bops with the help of Ty Dolla $ign and Chris Brown.

Standout Tracks: “Waterfalls Ft. Ty Dolla $ign,” “Stingy Ft. Tink”

NLE Choppa – Cottonwood 2

NLE Choppa

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NLE Choppa is boisterous and braggadocious on his newest launch Cottonwood 2. Tracks like “Ain’t Gonna Reply” are the icing on the cake as a result of he’s in uncommon type all through the mission – Lil Wayne annihilates the antsy entice beat too.

Standout Tracks: “Earlier than I,” “Drop High,” “Ain’t Gonna Reply Ft. Lil Wayne”

Jai’Len Josey – Southern Delicacy

Jai’Len Josey has been placing within the work as a songwriter and singer for years – and Southern Delicacy her Def Jam debut is proof of that. It’s a sultry, churchy, and emotional mission injected with a flavorful sound solely somebody from the South is able to creating. The melodies are stacked too.

Standout Tracks: “Pay For My Drink,” “Good Soup”

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