Best New Music: Drake, 2 Chainz & Lil Wayne, Jay Rock & More

Every Friday, we’re thrilled to update our playlist of the hottest new music releases. This week, we’re spoiled for choice with a plethora of exceptional albums and projects from the likes of Drake, 2 Chainz and Lil Wayne, E-40, André 3000, and more. We’ve curated a selection of our favorites from the bunch, which you can discover on our Best New Music playlist.

First up, hip-hop heavyweights Drake and J. Cole reunite for a new collaboration titled “Evil Ways.” Both emcees deliver their signature braggadocio bars over a soulful backdrop, creating an instant banger. This track marks their second collaboration since “First Person Shooter” from Drake’s latest album “For All The Dogs.”

Next, 2 Chainz and Lil Wayne unleash their lyrical prowess on “Godzilla” featuring Vory, a standout track from the second installment of their collaborative album series, “Welcome 2 ColleGrove.” Elsewhere, Jay Rock flexes his lyrical mastery on “Still That Way” featuring Bongo ByTheWay, proving why he remains a force to be reckoned with in the rap game.

Dreamville songstress Ari Lennox gets intimate and sensual on her brand new single “Get Close,” while 42 Dugg reminds his competition about his fiery flow on “SpinDatBac.”


This week’s new music roundup also includes gems from Lil Durk & Only The Family (“Them Ones”), André 3000 (“Swear, I Really Wanted To Make A Rap Album But This Is Literally The Way The Wind Blew Me This Time”), E-40, Too $hort, and Mistah F.A.B. (“Lemme Go”), Danny Brown (“Dark Sword Angel”), and more.

Because we can’t always get them all. These are some of the best new music out now. All in one place for your listening pleasure. Not everyone cares. 

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