Kanye West, Isaiah Rashad, Adele, Tamera, Pap Chanel, and more make up this week’s best new albums.
New Music Friday this week is heavy with hip-hop releases, but there are also a few drops from artists that are outside of the rap canon.
Kanye West returns with Donda (Deluxe); Isaiah Rashad also is back with The House Is Burning [Homies Begged] and Snoop Dogg’s album rollout is over, he’s shared Snoop Dogg Presents The Algorithm with features from Method Man, Benny The Butcher, Dave East and Jadakiss.
The talented musical chameleon Kaytranada emerges with Intimidated a feel-good EP with H.E.R., Thundercat, and Mach Mommy; Adele finally gives her fans 30; Cams Casino rolls out Winter Flower; rising singer Tamera presents a memorable project Afrodite and Bryson Tiller’s latest is the holiday-themed A Different Christmas.
Halle Berry’s new film Bruised recently received an all-female hip-hop soundtrack. The album executive produced by Berry and Cardi B is stacked with appearances from Latto, Saweetie, City Girls, Rapsody, Dreamdoll, and more.
Rounding out this week’s drops are projects from French Montana, BBY Kodie, Projexx, Pap Chanel, and Flipp Dinero.
Kanye West — Donda (Deluxe)
Snoop Dogg — Snoop Dogg Presents Algorithm
Isaiah Rashad — The House Is Burning [Homies Begged]
KAYTRANADA — Intimidated
French Montana — They Got Amnesia
Adele — 30
Bryson Tiller — A Different Christmas
Cams Casino — Winter Flower
Never Broke Again The Compilation: Vol. 1
Flipp Dinero — Table For One
Pap Chanel — Pretty & Paid 2.0
Bby Kodie — Emotions Running High
Tamera — Afrodite
Projexx — QUEEN HILL