This year has already given us an emo-pop opus from Halsey, a welcome comeback from the Strokes, killer country from the Secret Sisters, an optimistic Future record, and great releases from up-and-coming artists like Moses Sumney, Beach Bunny, and Shake. By the fourth installment, most pop-culture franchises can start to seem pretty tired. RTJ4 , which the band rush-released a few days ahead of schedule, is laser-focused, as if Mike and El-P are trying to outrun the apocalypse. Mike unloads on racist cops, systemic poverty, corporate media, and other eternal enemies. But the album never feels preachy, because the music bounces as much as it brays, with an elastic flow and deep history. Incredibly, Dua Lipa is successful: The upbeat album that she decided to release a week earlier than planned is the perfect balm for a stressful time. Another apocalypse, another side of Bob Dylan.
A look ahead at some of the biggest albums coming your way in 2020.
Anticipated Future Releases
Subscriber Account active since. Business Insider. After a few months, it's already been an exemplary year for new music, with beloved artists like Halsey, Bad Bunny, Dua Lipa, Childish Gambino, and Fiona Apple releasing the best records of their careers. We rounded up the 14 best albums that has had to offer, so far. They're listed below in chronological order. The three-song story of "Forever Is a Long Time ," "Dominic's Interlude," and "I Hate Everybody" flows so seamlessly that it feels like the sparkly soundtrack of an indie rom-com, flinching and grinning in equal measure. Then comes the adrenaline rush of "3am," a glorious combination of late '90s kitsch rock, mid '00s pop, and modern grit. Later, "Killing Boys" brings a scary-chill blend of synths and strings.
Rock veterans Deep Purple were due to release their 21st studio album Whoosh! With a chart history spanning 50 years , Deep Purple scored their first UK Top 10 album in 30 years with their last album Infinite in BTS ' Korean language albums have an impressive UK chart track record, with two of them going Number 1 and three more reaching the Top 20, how will their new Japanese language album fare? Biffy Clyro are back - and expect them to be louder than ever before. In an interview with Kerrang! This is a record that only our band could make, I think. We loved doing the Unplugged tour, but I think if anything it made us fall in love with noise again. Rumer has taken on songs by country music legend Hugh Prestwood for her fifth studio album. Lead singer Brandon Flowers hinted in an NME interview that this one might be a bit more synthy than recent releases.
All dates are for U. Release dates are subject to change, and often do. These albums do not yet have a firm release date, but are in various stages of development. If an artist appears multiple times, that means multiple albums by that artist are forthcoming. Essential Links.