The latest New Music Weekly playlist features an international roster of fresh music, including just-dropped releases from American artists Kat Edmonson, Colbie Caillat, Finch, American-Chilean artist Nicolas Jaar, and transcontinental act The Black Opera. But that’s just the beginning; press play and read the Playlist Notes below for the rundown on the week’s key offerings. And when you’re ready to handle even more sounds, don’t forget to browse the complete collection of Rdio New Releases.
Blake Shelton - Bringing Back The Sunshine
Taking a break from his judging duties on "The Voice," the country star drops his ninth album with the help of guest stars Ashley Monroe and “The Voice" competitor RaeLynn.
Tove Lo - Queen Of The Clouds
The Swedish singer-songwriter who has penned songs for Icona Pop and Cher Lloyd finally makes her solo debut.
Lady Antebellum - 747 (Deluxe)
The country act’s fifth album flies past preconceived boundaries with the help of one of their fastest-growing singles ever, “Bartender.”
Prince - ART OFFICIAL AGE
The artist formerly known as The Artist hands in a funky 34th studio album on the heels of "Plectrum Electrum," his collaboration with female band 3rdEyeGirl.
Steve Aoki - Neon Future I
The cake-throwing EDM DJ’s second studio album features party-ready collaborations with Fall Out Boy, Waka Flocka Flame and Machine Gun Kelly.
Trent Reznor & Atticus Ross - Gone Girl (Soundtrack from the Motion Picture)
The third collaboration between Nine Inch Nails’ Reznor and engineer Ross is a haunting soundtrack to the mystery thriller starring Ben Affleck, Tyler Perry and Neil Patrick Harris.
The Script - No Sound Without Silence
Following an Irish chart-topping 2012 album "#3," the Dublin rockers unleash a fourth album of big tunes written on the road after coming offstage playing to sold out arenas.