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NEW MUSIC FRIDAY: Releases For The Week of November 12, 2021

A little mix of everything this week.

It’s a packed guest list for New Music Friday releases this week, including new albums from Silk Sonic, Taylor Swift and Walk The Moon, as well as new singles from Beyoncé, Juice WRLD and Polo G. Be alive and keep your playlist alive with these top titles:

Notable albums out this week: Allen Stone‘s Apart (Stream), Amanda Shires‘s For Christmas (Stream), AREA21‘s Greatest Hits, Vol. 1 (Stream), Aries‘s Believe In Me, Who Believes In You (Stream), Caroline Jones‘s Antipodes (Stream), Charlotte Cardin‘s Phoenix (Deluxe) (Stream), Cody Jinks‘s Mercy (Stream), Courtney Barnett‘s Things Take Time, Take Time (Stream), Damon Albarn‘s The Nearer The Fountain, More Pure The Stream Flows (Stream), Flight Facilities‘s Forever (Stream), Flowerkid‘s Everyone Has A Breaking Point (Stream), Gracie Abrams‘s This Is What It Feels Like (Stream), Jason Aldean‘s Macon (Stream), JP Saxe‘s Dangerous Levels Of Introspection (Deluxe) (Stream), Kylie Minogue‘s Disco (Guest List) (Stream), Little Mix‘s Between Us (Stream), Rod Stewart‘s The Tears Of Hercules (Stream), Ronan Keating‘s Songs From Home (Stream), Silk Sonic‘s An Evening With Silk Sonic (Stream), Taylor Swift‘s Red (Taylor’s Version) (Stream), The Wanted‘s Most Wanted: The Greatest Hits (Stream), Walk The Moon‘s Heights (Stream)

Notable EPs out this week: Brother Sundance‘s Rat Race (Stream), DaBaby‘s Back On My Baby Jesus Sh!t Again (Stream), Delaney Bailey‘s This Is About You (Stream), EKKSTACY‘s Negative (Stream), Haley Joelle‘s Sideways Heart (Stream), Holly Humberstone‘s The Walls Are Way Too Thin (Stream), India Shawn‘s Before We Go (Stream), Joan‘s Hi (Stream), LØLØ‘s Overkill (Stream), Lyn Lapid‘s XMAS 01 (Stream)

New digital singles that you can buy/stream this week include:
“(Just Can’t) Hate U”, Ryan Riback featuring Dotter (Stream)
“(To Me) Your Face Is Love”, Donna Missal (Stream)
“Already Dead”, Juice WRLD (Stream)
“Baby I Am”, Dalton Dover (Stream)
“Bad Man (Smooth Criminal)”, Polo G (Stream)
“Bang”, Sir Sly (Stream)
“Be Alive”, Beyoncé (Stream)
“Beautiful Wave”, Matoma featuring Aaron Smith (Stream)
“Bite Me”, Avril Lavigne (Stream)
“Blondes”, Blu DeTiger (Stream)
“Blue”, Camp Cope (Stream)
“Brad Pitt” and “Goosebumps”, (Stream)
“Brand New Day”, JVKE (Stream)
“Breathe”, Brynn Elliott (Stream)
“Bubble”, Lennon Stella (Stream)
“Cali Sun”, Ocean Grove (Stream)
“Care”, Midwxst (Stream)
“Caves/Underground”, Cody Fry (Stream)
“Change For You”, Drauve (Stream)
“Christmas Time”, Sebastian Javier (Stream)
“Christmas Without You”, Sheppard (Stream)
“Doin’ This”, Luke Combs (Stream)
“Done”, Nova Miller (Stream)
“Don’t Say”, Jex Nwalor (Stream)
“Dream Never Dies”, Lo Moon (Stream)
“Everyone’s Pretentious And I’m Bored”, Lauren Sanderson (Stream)
“Face It”, Kota The Friend (Stream)
“Faisal (Envelops Me)”, Fred Again.. (Stream)
“Faith”, Martin Jensen (Stream)
“Feel Like Sh*t”, Tate McRae (Stream)
“Gone By The Morning”, Munn (Stream)
“Good Ones (THAT KIND Remix)”, Charli XCX (Stream)
“Green Felt”, Mehro (Stream)
“Happier Than Ever”, ASTN (Stream)
“Heartbreak”, BROODS (Stream)
“Heat Of The Moment”, Clear Eyes featuring Kemba & Kevin Garrett (Stream)
“Hello Hello”, Trixie Mattel (Stream)
“Here”, Shallou (Stream)
“Here Comes The Sun”, Christina Perri (Stream)
“Here’s To Moving On”, Dashboard Confessional (Stream)
“Hey Man, Nice Shot”, Sam Tinnesz (Stream)
“Hold On For Dear Life”, Adam Melchor & Briston Maroney (Stream)
“Hurts To Love You”, Carla Wehbe (Stream)
“I Feel Like A Kid Again”, Jax (Stream)
“I Want U”, No Rome (Stream)
“I’ll Be Home For Christmas”, Mokita (Stream)
“Insecure Narcissist”, Taylor Mecca (Stream)
“Knock Yourself Out”, Sophia Scott, Iggy Azalea & Renee Blair (Stream)
“La Fama”, ROSALÍA featuring The Weeknd (Stream)
“Let You”, Iann Dior (Stream)
“Look Out!”, Peach Pit (Stream)
“Love Is Just A Word”, Jasmine Thompson & Calum Scott (Stream)
“MIA”, Berwyn (Stream)
“Miss Me (When You’re Gone)”, Will Linley (Stream)
“Mistletoe”, Why Don’t We (Stream)
“Mona Lisa”, Yumi Zouma (Stream)
“More Than Me”, Isaiah Firebrace (Stream)
“More Than Words”, Hearts & Colors (Stream)
“Never A Good Time”, NOTD & The Band CAMINO (Stream)
“Never Forget My Love”, Joss Stone (Stream)
“New York”, Haywood (Stream)
“Officially Christmas”, Dan + Shay (Stream)
“Oh Well”, Christian French (Stream)
“Out For Blood”, Code Orange (Stream)
“Palm Trees”, Garrett Nash (Stream)
“Polk St.”, Taia (Stream)
“Polyfilla”, Greta Isaac (Stream)
“Postcard”, JLS (Stream)
“Purple”, Celine Del Carmen (Stream)
“Remember”, Connor Kauffman (Stream)
“Rocket Science”, Vaultboy (Stream)
“Rudolph The Red-Nosed Reindeer”, Ben Rector (Stream)
“Scream”, G Flip featuring UPSAHL (Stream)
“Snow Angels”, Sam Williams (Stream)
“Softly”, Amber Mark (Stream)
“Something Magical”, Daði Freyr (Stream)
“Song You’ll Never Hear”, Sarcastic Sounds & Maisie Peters (Stream)
“Stained”, Kid Brunswick (Stream)
“Start The Healing”, Korn (Stream)
“Sunshine”, OneRepublic (Stream)
“Superimpose”, ELIO (Stream)
“Swimming In Your Eyes”, Dynoro (Stream)
“The Only Heartbreaker”, Mitski (Stream)
“Time After Time”, Mabel (Stream)
“Tommy”, Claud (Stream)
“Trouble”, Nico & Vinz (Stream)
“Twinnem (Remix)”, Coi Leray featuring DaBaby (Stream)
“Walking On The Moon”, Stela Cole (Stream)
“Wannabe”, Baby Queen (Stream)
“Warm Fuzzy”, Devin Kennedy (Stream)
“Where Do You Go”, Day Wave (Stream)
“Wontcha Come Back Home”, Drew Baldridge (Stream)
“World We Used To Know”, Alan Walker & Winona Oak (Stream)
“You Deserve It All”, John Legend (Stream)
“You Don’t Like Me”, Maria Petra (Stream)
“Young Right Now”, Robin Schulz & Dennis Lloyd (Stream)
“You’ll Be In My Heart”, Brent Morgan (Stream)
“You’re Gone”, Two Another (Stream)

Next week, the current album from Adele is the largest release on the schedule. For Adam’s personal picks of the week, listen to the PGTC Friday Faves list on Spotify!

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NEW MUSIC FRIDAY: Releases For The Week of July 30, 2021

A happier release week.

This week’s pack of New Music Friday releases can take the sadness out of any night of the week, including the latest albums from Billie Eilish, Bleachers and Prince, as well as notable big singles from Clean Bandit, Internet Money and Silk Sonic. Have a good skate to these bountiful bops:

Notable albums out this week: Billie Eilish‘s Happier Than Ever (Stream), Bleachers‘s Take The Sadness Out Of Saturday Night (Stream), Brett Dennen‘s See The World (Stream), Bri Steves‘s TBH (Stream), Cookiee Kawaii‘s Vanice (Stream), Creeper‘s American Noir (Stream), Grizfolk‘s Grizfolk (Stream), Isaiah Rashad‘s The House Is Burning (Stream), Kid Brunswick‘s XForever (Stream), Logic‘s Bobby Tarantino III (Stream), NEEDTOBREATHE‘s Into The Mystery (Stream), Parker McCollum‘s Gold Chain Cowboy (Stream), Parmalee‘s For You (Stream), Prince‘s Welcome 2 America (Stream), Ryan Caraveo‘s Northend Sweetheart (Stream), Travis Thompson‘s BLVD Boy (Stream), Yola‘s Stand For Myself (Stream)

Notable EPs out this week: BANNERS‘s It’s Gonna Be OK (Stream), Chase Matthew‘s County Line (Stream), L Devine‘s Near Life Experience (Part One) (Stream), Mark Ronson‘s Watch The Sound (Soundtrack) (Stream), Olivia Dean‘s Growth (Stream), Rozzi‘s Hymn For Tomorrow (Stream), SEB‘s It’s Okay, We’re Dreaming (Stream), Seether‘s Wasteland: The Purgatory (Stream), SYML‘s Ancient Call (Stream)

New digital singles that you can buy/stream this week include:
“7 O’Clock”, Penelope Scott (Stream)
“2055”, Sleepy Hallow featuring Coi Leray (Stream)
“Adorable”, Natasha Bedingfield (Stream)
“Again”, Keanu Silva (Stream)
“Appreciation”, Ant Clemons featuring Ty Dolla $ign & 2 Chainz (Stream)
“At Will”, G-Eazy featuring EST Gee (Stream)
“Atone”, Jerry Cantrell (Stream)
“Baby”, A1 x J1 featuring Deno (Stream)
“Baby4U”, Georgee (Stream)
“Back To Back”, Wrabel & Duncan Laurence (Stream)
“Backwoods Bougie”, Hayden Joseph (Stream)
“Bad Habits”, Sally Boy (Stream)
“Bad Habits (MEDUZA Remix)”, Ed Sheeran (Stream)
“Bastard”, Glaive (Stream)
“Beers On Me”, Dierks Bentley featuring Breland & HARDY (Stream)
“Better Days”, Dermot Kennedy (Stream)
“Better With You”, Ayokay (Stream)
“Billy Joel (NY Lullaby)”, Local Nomad (Stream)
“Blackout”, Turnstile (Stream)
“Box Of Bones”, Third Eye Blind (Stream)
“Boy.”, Will Hyde (Stream)
“Boy Tears”, Saro (Stream)
“Brighter Days (Are Before Us)”, Meet Me @ The Altar (Stream)
“Chad An Gordy”, Eyedress (Stream)
“Coast”, Ryan Hurd (Stream)
“Crying During Sex”, Carol Ades (Stream)
“Danger”, AHI (Stream)
“Die Right Here”, David Hugo (Stream)
“Don’t Tread On Me”, Volbeat (Stream)
“Dressed For The Weather”, Marc Scibilia featuring Thad Cockrell (Stream)
“Drive”, Clean Bandit & Topic featuring Wes Nelson (Stream)
“Drive You Home”, Internet Money & Jackson Wang (Stream)
“Easy Living”, Steezy Prime & No One’s Perfect (Stream)
“Everything”, WizTheMC (Stream)
“Fearless”, Joyous Wolf (Stream)
“February”, Matilda Mann (Stream)
“Feel The Night”, Tom Speight (Stream)
“Feel This Way Tomorrow”, Olivia Noelle (Stream)
“For A Night Like This”, Darren Criss (Stream)
“Get After It”, The Cadillac Three (Stream)
“Golden”, Zella Day (Stream)
“Guardian Angel”, Scorey (Stream)
“Happy For You”, Jasmine Thompson (Stream)
“Hazel Eyes”, Prentiss (Stream)
“Hero (Michael Calfan Remix)”, Faouzia (Stream)
“Hold It Out”, Elias (Stream)
“Hotel Room”, Forrest Nolan (Stream)
“I Been Better”, Tyler Hammond (Stream)
“I Found You”, Vantage featuring Benjamin Ingrosso (Stream)
“I Need My Girl”, Aly & AJ (Stream)
“If Standing Was Flying”, Stephen Day (Stream)
“I’m Tired”, Amber Run (Stream)
“In My Mind”, Alok & John Legend (Stream)
“Inner Light”, Elderbrook & Bob Moses (Stream)
“Jiggy (Whiz)”, ArrDee (Stream)
“Just Feels Tight”, FISHER (Stream)
“Karma”, Letdown. (Stream)
“Kindness”, (Stream)
“Like A Pro”, Kash Doll featuring Juicy J (Stream)
“Locust Laced”, Sleigh Bells (Stream)
“Loser”, Neoni (Stream)
“Losing My Mind”, Angels & Airwaves (Stream)
“Louie Bag”, Yebba featuring Smino (Stream)
“Love Can Be So Lonely, Sometimes”, Nick Wilson featuring Gabrielle Aplin (Stream)
“Lying”, Dan + Shay (Stream)
“Made To Fly (Ashworth Remix)”, Colton Dixon (Stream)
“Magic”, Jany Green & Kenny Beats (Stream)
“Malibu”, Sangiovanni & Trevor Daniel (Stream)
“Miami”, Nicky Jam (Stream)
“Missing You Today”, PUBLIC (Stream)
“Mistakes”, Loud Luxury & Cat Dealers (Stream)
“MMC”, Des Rocs (Stream)
“Monster”, PVRIS (Stream)
“Most Nights”, Kat & Alex (Stream)
“Movin'”, David Archuleta (Stream)
“Need You There”, M-22 (Stream)
“Nice And Easy (Acoustic)”, American Authors & Mark McGrath (Stream)
“Okay”, X Ambassadors (Stream)
“One Foot In Front Of The Other (Acoustic)”, Griff (Stream)
“Paper Planes”, Lucas & Steve x Tungevaag (Stream)
“Paranoia”, Spencer Sutherland (Stream)
“Pink Ferrari”, Zach Hood (Stream)
“PMA”, All Time Low featuring Pale Waves (Stream)
“Poppin'”, Arlie (Stream)
“Prada”, Rich The Kid (Stream)
“Prada Bae”, Young T & Bugsey featuring Nafe Smallz (Stream)
“Psycho (Acoustic)”, Maisie Peters (Stream)
“Push It Down”, Taylor Janzen (Stream)
“Really, Really”, Serena Isioma (Stream)
“Remember Her Name”, Mickey Guyton (Stream)
“Renegades (Acoustic)”, One OK Rock (Stream)
“Resentment”, Madi Diaz (Stream)
“River (Alle Farben Remix)”, Tom Gregory (Stream)
“Rooftop”, LiL Lotus (Stream)
“Rosanna”, Benny Bellson (Stream)
“Roses”, Emie Nathan (Stream)
“Sad Faces (Acoustic)”, Sam DeRosa (Stream)
“Safety Dance”, Angel Olsen (Stream)
“Screw Feelings”, Au/Ra (Stream)
“Sent From Above”, Dolly Parton (Stream)
“Share A Little Love”, KC Lights featuring LOWES (Stream)
“Sh*t Happens”, Katelyn Tarver (Stream)
“Sike”, Cali Rodi (Stream)
“Skate”, Silk Sonic (Stream)
“Smile Like That”, Terror Jr (Stream)
“So High”, Aidan Bissett (Stream)
“Soon”, Johnny Yukon (Stream)
“Sound The Alarm”, The Knocks featuring Rivers Cuomo & Royal & The Serpent (Stream)
“Still Breathing”, Arizona Zervas (Stream)
“Superficial”, Contradash (Stream)
“Take Me For A Ride”, Steps (Stream)
“Tears For Later”, Don Diablo & Galantis (Stream)
“The Hypothetical”, Caroline Romano (Stream)
“The Moment (Acoustic)”, Remme (Stream)
“The Riddle”, Sam Feldt featuring Lateshift (Stream)
“Thin Lines”, PawPaw Rod (Stream)
“Till It Hurts”, JORDY (Stream)
“Time Of My Life”, UPSAHL (Stream)
“Tinted Green”, Powfu featuring Mila Moon & Jomie (Stream)
“Too Good (Unknown Mortal Orchestra Remix)”, Arlo Parks (Stream)
“Train”, TALK (Stream)
“Trenches (Remix)”, Morray x Polo G (Stream)
“Trust”, PRETTYMUCH (Stream)
“Try Again”, DallasK featuring Lauv (Stream)
“Underwater”, Tujamo (Stream)
“What I Like”, Destiny Rogers (Stream)
“Where Are You Now”, Lost Frequencies & Calum Scott (Stream)
“Why Can’t We Get Along”, Zak Abel (Stream)
“Write Me A Letter”, Oscar Lang (Stream)
“Yesterday”, Vedo (Stream)
“You Are My High”, DJ Snake (Stream)

Next week, the latest albums from Barbra Streisand, Chris Young and Tinashe are among the larger releases on the schedule. For Adam’s personal picks of the week, listen to the PGTC Friday Faves list on Spotify!

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NEW MUSIC FRIDAY: Releases For The Week of July 16, 2021

Sob goes the charts.

Welcome to the musical madhouse of New Music Friday releases, including top new albums from John Mayer, Tones And I and Willow, as well as big singles from Normani, Shakira and Swedish House Mafia. Now, off to the wild side of the schedule:

Notable albums out this week: Barenaked Ladies‘s Detour De Force (Stream), BigKayBeezy‘s Don Juan (Stream), Blxst & Bino Rideaux‘s Sixtape 2 (Stream), Charli Adams‘s Bullseye (Stream), Chet Faker‘s Hotel Surrender (Stream), Cico P‘s Nawfjaxx (Stream), Clairo‘s Sling (Stream), Dirty Heads‘s The Best Of Dirty Heads (Stream), Il Divo‘s For Once In My Life: A Celebration Of Motown (Stream), Illenium‘s Fallen Embers (Stream), John Mayer‘s Sob Rock (Stream), KSI‘s All Over The Place (Stream), Pop Smoke‘s Faith (Stream), Remble‘s It’s Remble (Stream), Tones And I‘s Welcome To The Madhouse (Stream), Willow‘s Lately I Feel Everything (Stream)

Notable EPs out this week: Aldn‘s Greenhouse (Stream), Catie Turner‘s Heartbroken And Milking It (Stream), Charlie Worsham‘s Sugarcane (Stream), Chloe Moriondo‘s Blood Bunny (Acoustic) (Stream), Flora Cash‘s Chronically Beautiful (Stream), Gang Of Youths‘s Total Serene (Stream), Jawny‘s The Story Of Hugo (Stream), Matt Cooper‘s Matt Cooper (Stream), Midland‘s The Last Resort (Stream), OMB Bloodbath‘s Blood Sample (Stream), Sophia Messa‘s Ice Cream & Cigarettes (Stream), The Academic‘s Community Spirit (Stream), Tramp Stamps‘s We Got Drunk And Made An EP (Stream), Walk The Moon‘s Can You Handle My Love?? (Stream), Yonaka‘s Seize The Power (Stream)

New digital singles that you can buy/stream this week include:
“1+1 (Banx & Ranx Remix)”, Sia featuring Amir (Stream)
“44K”, Audio (Stream)
“Alien Love Call”, Turnstile featuring Blood Orange (Stream)
“Alive”, RÜFÜS DU SOL (Stream)
“All In My Head”, Kevin George featuring Johan Lenox (Stream)
“Almost There”, Kaylee Rose (Stream)
“Back Outside”, Tyla Yaweh (Stream)
“Be Around”, Taylor Noelle (Stream)
“Beautiful”, Anne-Marie (Stream)
“Beggin’ (Frank Walker Remix)”, Madcon (Stream)
“Better Than This”, Ben’s Brother (Stream)
“Boom Bam”, Not3s featuring Young T & Bugsey (Stream)
“Bored”, BKAYE featuring Tayler Buono (Stream)
“Bubblegum”, Alex Porat (Stream)
“Bunny Is A Rider”, Caroline Polachek (Stream)
“Calabasas”, Leah Kate (Stream)
“Can’t Be Love”, Boon (Stream)
“Carousel”, Young Rising Sons (Stream)
“Carry Me”, NEEDTOBREATHE featuring Jon Foreman (Stream)
“Cherry Flavored Stomach Ache”, HAIM (Stream)
“Cliché”, Cece Coakley (Stream)
“Cool Jam” and “Good For You”, Houndmouth (Stream)
“Damn Excuses”, Underoath (Stream)
“Death Inside”, Memphis May Fire (Stream)
“Defenseless”, Only Twin (Stream)
“DNA (Demo)” and “Up To Me”, LANY (Stream)
“Don’t Start Now”, The Heavy Hours (Stream)
“Don’t Talk”, MASN (Stream)
“Don’t Wait Up”, Shakira (Stream)
“Ellie’s Song”, Tom Siletto (Stream)
“Enough”, Kat Von D (Stream)
“EveryTime I Cry (R3HAB Remix)”, Ava Max (Stream)
“Fast Car”, Syd (Stream)
“Favorite Sin”, Araya (Stream)
“Float Away”, The Greeting Committee (Stream)
“Get Down”, Still Woozy (Stream)
“Girl Next Door”, SK8 featuring Wiz Khalifa & DVBBS (Stream)
“Give Me The Future”, Bastille (Stream)
“Go With You”, Niko Rubio (Stream)
“Gold”, Cap Carter (Stream)
“Gone”, Bipolar Sunshine (Stream)
“Gone”, Chiiild featuring Jensen McRae (Stream)
“Good Girls”, CHVRCHES (Stream)
“Good Luck”, Oli Fox (Stream)
“Happy, Healthy, Well-Adjusted”, Max Bennett Kelly (Stream)
“Happy Go Lucky”, Brigetta (Stream)
“Happy To Be Sad”, Ben Platt (Stream)
“Hate You For A Lifetime”, Connor Kauffman (Stream)
“Hating Myself In The Summer”, Rachel Bochner (Stream)
“Holy Smokes”, Trippie Redd featuring Lil Uzi Vert (Stream)
“Hood Of My Car”, Anderson East (Stream)
“How The Story Goes.”, Munn (Stream)
“I Am What I Am (Copenhagen 2021)”, Aqua (Stream)
“If Christopher Calls”, Foy Vance (Stream)
“I’m In Love”, Paul Oakenfold & Aloe Blacc (Stream)
“Imagining”, Michael Calfan featuring Gabrielle Aplin (Stream)
“It Gets Better”, Swedish House Mafia (Stream)
“It’s A Landslide”, Beaux (Stream)
“Karma”, Weathers (Stream)
“Kesi (Remix)”, Camilo & Shawn Mendes (Stream)
“Like”, Novodor (Stream)
“Little Bit Of This”, Central Cee (Stream)
“Little Blue Car”, Michael Cimino (Stream)
“Lotus Wings”, FIIRE (Stream)
“Love”, Sam Teskey (Stream)
“Love And Hate In A Different Time (Kerri Chandler Remix)”, Gabriels (Stream)
“Love Like This”, Oceans x SVRCINA (Stream)
“Loving And Hating You (717 Tapes)”, Warren Zeiders (Stream)
“Make You Feel Good”, BJ The Chicago Kid & Lucky Daye (Stream)
“Materialism As A Means To An End”, $uicideboy$ (Stream)
“Maybe It’s Great”, Natalie Imbruglia (Stream)
“Messing With Fire”, Motel 7 (Stream)
“MIA”, SSGKobe (Stream)
“Mid”, Teezo Touchdown (Stream)
“Mirror (Kelly Lee Owens Remix)”, Sigrid (Stream)
“Morning”, J.I. The Prince Of N.Y. (Stream)
“My Way”, Logic (Stream)
“Mystery”, Johnny Yukon (Stream)
“Never Love You Again”, Cheat Codes featuring Little Big Town & Bryn Christopher (Stream)
“Not Into You”, Brooksie (Stream)
“Off The Drugs”, TOBi featuring Mick Jenkins (Stream)
“On God.”, Sammy Arriaga (Stream)
“One Of The Good Ones”, Delanie Leclerc (Stream)
“Only Love”, Tycho & Ben Gibbard (Stream)
“Only One”, KHEA, Julia Michaels & Becky G featuring Di Genius (Stream)
“Only Us”, SERA (Stream)
“Overthink”, Updog (Stream)
“Overwhelmed”, Ryan Mack (Stream)
“Pantychrist”, Dana Dentata (Stream)
“Paying For It”, Levi Hummon featuring Walker Hayes (Stream)
“People Watching”, Conan Gray (Stream)
“Pink Slips”, Jenna Doe (Stream)
“Please Don’t Suck”, Noa Kirel (Stream)
“Popeye”, Peach Tree Rascals & AG Club (Stream)
“Psycho (Joel Corry Remix)”, Maisie Peters (Stream)
“Ride”, MoStack (Stream)
“Run Out”, ALX (Stream)
“Run Run”, Shenseea (Stream)
“Shake”, Tay Money (Stream)
“Shapeshifter” and “Sweet Dream”, Alessia Cara (Stream)
“She’s Fire”, Diane Warren, G-Eazy & Santana (Stream)
“Si Te Vas”, Tainy, Yandel & SAINt JHN (Stream)
“Slidin”, Luh Kel (Stream)
“Slugger”, Kevin Abstract featuring $NOT & Slowthai (Stream)
“So Sorry”, Rudimental x Skream (Stream)
“Sticky”, Dava (Stream)
“Summer In A Small Town”, Kidd G (Stream)
“Sunlight”, Alexander Oscar (Stream)
“Take It Home”, Mabel (Stream)
“The Medicine (Acoustic)”, Sam DeRosa (Stream)
“The Talk”, Chief Keef (Stream)
“The Way I See You”, Lawson Bates (Stream)
“The Writing On The Wall”, Iron Maiden (Stream)
“This Is It”, Trousdale (Stream)
“Thug Cry”, BJRNCK (Stream)
“TikTok”, Blueface (Stream)
“Tokyo (Bubblegum)”, Leat’eq & Peach PRC (Stream)
“Traffic Jams”, Zach Westcott (Stream)
“Undercurrents”, TIOGA (Stream)
“Vanta”, Unusual Demont (Stream)
“Venus Fly Trap (Kito Remix)”, MARINA featuring Tove Lo (Stream)
“Walking Away”, Chelsea Cutler (Stream)
“When I’m Not Around”, Jessie Murph (Stream)
“When The Summer Dies”, Deadmau5 & Lights (Stream)
“Whenever You’re Ready”, Mahalia (Stream)
“Why You Gotta Be Like That”, Scotty McCreery (Stream)
“Wild Side”, Normani featuring Cardi B (Stream)
“Would You Still Want Me?”, Mokita (Stream)
“You Shaped Hole”, Baby Queen (Stream)
“Zack & Cody”, 2KBaby featuring DDG (Stream)

Next week, the new albums from Anne-Marie and Leon Bridges are among the larger releases on the schedule. For Adam’s personal picks of the week, listen to the PGTC Friday Faves list on Spotify!

(PGTC supports the fight against racial inequality in our country: please use this resources website and help where you can.)

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NEW MUSIC FRIDAY: Releases For The Week of July 9, 2021

This Friday is for the kids.

You have permission to dance to and stream these top New Music Friday releases, including the current albums from Jam & Lewis, The Maine and Tom Odell, as well as fresh singles from Billie Eilish, Post Malone and The Kid LAROI. So, let’s get to it, kids:

Notable albums out this week: Charlotte Day Wilson‘s Alpha (Stream), Dylan Cartlidge‘s Hope Above Adversity (Stream), IDK‘s USEE4YOURSELF (Stream), Inhaler‘s It Won’t Always Be Like This (Stream), Jam & Lewis‘s Vol. 1 (Stream), Joy Oladokun‘s In Defense Of My Own Happiness (Deluxe) (Stream), Mariah The Scientist‘s Ry Ry World (Stream), Snoh Aalegra‘s Temporary Highs In The Violet Skies (Stream), The Maine‘s XOXO: From Love & Anxiety In Real Time (Stream), The Wallflowers‘s Exit Wounds (Stream), Tom Odell‘s Monsters (Stream), Twin Shadow‘s Twin Shadow (Stream), Vince Staples‘s Vince Staples (Stream), Cinderella (Original Cast Soundtrack) (Stream), Space Jam: A New Legacy (Soundtrack) (Stream)

Notable EPs out this week: 44Phantom‘s Die Sometime, It’s Good For U (Stream), Adore Delano‘s Dirty Laundry (Stream), Almost Monday‘s ‘Til The End Of Time (Stream), Bahari‘s Forget You (Stream), Brynn Elliott‘s Can I Be Real? (Stream), Claire Rosinkranz‘s 6 Of A Billion (Stream), Dylan Fraser‘s The World Isn’t Big When You Know How It Works (Stream), Frances Forever‘s Paranoia Party (Stream), Olivia Lunny‘s Olivia Lunny (Stream), Prateek Kuhad‘s Shehron Ke Raaz (Stream), Scott Quinn‘s Better For Me (Stream)

New digital singles that you can buy/stream this week include:
“Ain’t Got No Friends”, Conor Maynard (Stream)
“Always On My Mind”, Shane Codd featuring Charlotte Haining (Stream)
“Anything”, Ben Chandler (Stream)
“Baby Don’t Let Me Go”, Oslo Ibrahim (Stream)
“Bad Habits (Acoustic)”, Ed Sheeran (Stream)
“Being Together”, Donovan Woods (Stream)
“Bless His Soul”, Fredo Bang featuring Polo G (Stream)
“Body Love High”, Aubrey O’Day (Stream)
“Boring”, Confetti (Stream)
“Bouncin'”, Tinashe (Stream)
“Butterfly”, Emily Weisband featuring Karen Fairchild (Stream)
“Cambia El Paso”, Jennifer Lopez & Rauw Alejandro (Stream)
“Can’t Give Up”, The New Coast (Stream)
“Children Of The Dark”, POORSTACY (Stream)
“Chrome Hearts”, YSN Flow (Stream)
“Clash”, Dave & Stormzy (Stream)
“Coming To Life”, Lane Norberg (Stream)
“Could Cry Just Thinkin’ About You (2021)”, Troye Sivan (Stream)
“Crystal Ball”, Sebastian Javier (Stream)
“Cure For Me”, AURORA (Stream)
“Damsel In This Dress”, Gray Robinson (Stream)
“De Museo”, Bad Bunny (Stream)
“Digital Age”, PHANGS & LFO (Stream)
“Don’t Be Afraid”, Nico & Vinz featuring Bow Anderson (Stream)
“Drive Away”, Payton (Stream)
“Dumb Dumb”, Mazie (Stream)
“Family”, Badflower (Stream)
“Feed Your Love”, Spice Girls (Stream)
“Feel A Thing (Acoustic)”, Meet Me @ The Altar featuring Dan Campbell (Stream)
“For The Last Time”, Melissa Etheridge (Stream)
“F**k Him All Night”, Azealia Banks (Stream)
“F**k This Town”, Glaive & Ericdoa (Stream)
“Girls Outside”, Monaleo (Stream)
“Glimmer”, Nicole Serrano (Stream)
“Go Away”, Omar Apollo (Stream)
“Goodbye”, LP (Stream)
“Hangin’ On”, Justin Holt (Stream)
“Hell Is A Crowded Room”, Allison Ponthier (Stream)
“Here’s Your Perfect (Acoustic)”, Jamie Miller (Stream)
“Holiday (A7S Remix)”, KSI (Stream)
“Holier Than Thou”, Biffy Clyro (Stream)
“How High”, The Record Company (Stream)
“Howdon Aldi Death Queue” and “Seventeen Going Under”, Sam Fender (Stream)
“Hurt Like ___”, OSTON (Stream)
“I Don’t Wanna Know You Anymore”, Kate The Dreamer (Stream)
“I Love You, I Hate You”, Little Simz (Stream)
“I Need Love”, Zara Larsson featuring Trevor Daniel (Stream)
“I Need Your Love”, Charley Crockett (Stream)
“If I Were A Friend”, BLÜ EYES (Stream)
“I’m So Happy (Acoustic)”, Emily Burns (Stream)
“In The Court Of The Dragon”, Trivium (Stream)
“Indian Summer”, Shuba (Stream)
“Kayla”, Stephen Sanchez (Stream)
“Lemon Love Affair”, Burrito Brown (Stream)
“Live A Little”, 99 Neighbors (Stream)
“Lost Keys”, Delilah Montagu (Stream)
“Love And Hate”, Camylio (Stream)
“Love Signs”, The Jungle Giants (Stream)
“Love You Right”, Walk Off The Earth x Lukas Graham (Stream)
“Mafiosa”, Nathy Peluso (Stream)
“Make Up Your Mind”, Quix featuring Jaden Michaels (Stream)
“Me, Myself And Adderall”, Lost Kings featuring Goody Grace (Stream)
“Memory”, Kane Brown x Blackbear (Stream)
“Mental Wealth”, Davin Kingston (Stream)
“MIA”, RAY BLK featuring Kaash Paige (Stream)
“Miracle, Baby”, Nothing But Thieves (Stream)
“Mirror (Maliboux Remix)”, Sigrid (Stream)
“Mn Gheirik Enti”, Issam Alnajjar (Stream)
“Mosh Pit”, Miles (Stream)
“Motley Crew”, Post Malone (Stream)
“Mr. Perfect”, RANI (Stream)
“My House”, Declan McKenna (Stream)
“NDA”, Billie Eilish (Stream)
“Nice To Meet Ya”, Wes Nelson featuring Loredana (Stream)
“Night Terrors”, MNYS (Stream)
“Nothin’ I Won’t Do”, Russ (Stream)
“Odd One Out”, Morgen (Stream)
“Off Of My Mind”, Icona Pop & VIZE (Stream)
“Old Love Song” and “Out In The Middle”, Zac Brown Band (Stream)
“One Last Try”, ReN featuring Maisie Peters (Stream)
“One Thing I Know”, Arkells (Stream)
“Open Your Mouth”, Chelsea Collins (Stream)
“Palm Reader”, LOVER (Stream)
“Party”, Kid Ink featuring RMR (Stream)
“Permission To Dance”, BTS (Stream)
“Piece Of Work”, Loren Gray (Stream)
“Please Put Me In A Medically Induced Coma”, Carolesdaughter (Stream)
“Polaris”, Damon Albarn (Stream)
“Pop Song”, Lost Stars (Stream)
“Rae Street”, Courtney Barnett (Stream)
“Rollercoaster”, Arden Jones (Stream)
“Romeo”, Jungle featuring Bas (Stream)
“Ryder”, Emily Vaughn & Lil Xan (Stream)
“Say So”, Masked Wolf (Stream)
“Section”, Ant Clemons featuring Kehlani (Stream)
“September (Majestic Remix)”, James Arthur (Stream)
“Slowly”, Olivia Dean (Stream)
“Sobrio”, Maluma (Stream)
“Somewhere Over The Rainbow/What A Wonderful World”, Robin Schulz, Alle Farben & Israel Kamakawiwo’ole (Stream)
“Stay”, The Kid LAROI featuring Justin Bieber (Stream)
“Sticky”, Frank Carter & The Rattlesnakes (Stream)
“Summer Fling”, Nina Nesbitt (Stream)
“Swing Of Things (Remix)”, MAY-A featuring Powfu (Stream)
“Take My Name”, Parmalee (Stream)
“Teenage Dirtbag”, Lou Elliotte (Stream)
“Thank You”, Oscar Lang (Stream)
“The Feel”, Kid Brunswick (Stream)
“The Jackie”, Bas featuring J. Cole & Lil Tjay (Stream)
“The Kid That You Loved”, Matt Haughey (Stream)
“Thief”, Ella Jane (Stream)
“Times Have Changed”, Matt Rosa (Stream)
“To Get Over You”, ROSIE (Stream)
“Try Missing You”, Jon Langston (Stream)
“Tryst”, Grace Mitchell (Stream)
“Wandsworth To Bullingdon”, Fredo featuring Headie One (Stream)
“Wasted”, Loud Luxury featuring WAV3POP (Stream)
“What’s Coming To Me”, Dorothy (Stream)
“When I’m Gone”, Eva Rose (Stream)
“Where Do You Wanna Go?”, 98° (Stream)
“Wishin’ I Was Him”, Bryan Andrews (Stream)
“Who Needs You”, Jordan Rowe featuring Ashland Craft (Stream)
“You’re Not Special, Babe”, Orla Gartland (Stream)

Next week, the new albums from John Mayer, Pop Smoke and Tones And I are among the larger releases on the schedule. For Adam’s personal picks of the week, listen to the PGTC Friday Faves list on Spotify!

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NEW MUSIC FRIDAY: Releases For The Week of May 14, 2021

A hit album for all seasons.

Break out your calculators, because we’re adding up the fractions that make this a whole New Music Friday, including top albums and EPs from 21 Savage, J. Cole and NCT Dream and singles from Nicki Minaj, Olivia Rodrigo and Tones And I. Get a taste of these hot and saucy tunes:

Notable albums out this week: Alan Jackson‘s Where Have You Gone (iTunes), Cash Cash‘s Say It Like You Feel It (iTunes), Crosby, Stills, Nash & Young‘s Déjà Vu (50th Anniversary Deluxe) (iTunes), Delta Goodrem‘s Bridge Over Troubled Dreams (iTunes), J. Cole‘s The Off-Season (iTunes), Mob Rich‘s Why No Why (iTunes), Myles Kennedy‘s The Ides Of March (iTunes), NCT Dream‘s Hot Sauce (iTunes), Paul Weller‘s Fat Pop (iTunes), SHAED‘s High Dive (iTunes), St. Vincent‘s Daddy’s Home (iTunes), The Black Keys‘s Delta Kream (iTunes), TiaCorine‘s The Saga Of 34Corine (iTunes)

Notable EPs out this week: 21 Savage‘s Spiral (iTunes), Alaina Castillo‘s Parallel Universe, Pt. 1 (iTunes), Bryce Vine‘s Mixed Feelings (iTunes), Daya‘s The Difference (iTunes), Dillon Carmichael‘s Hot Beer (iTunes), Fanclubwallet‘s Hurt Is Boring (iTunes), Greta Isaac‘s Pessimist (iTunes), Jorja Smith‘s Be Right Back (iTunes), Livingston‘s An Unlikely Origin Story (iTunes), Lovejoy‘s Are You Alright? (iTunes), Paris Texas‘s Boy Anonymous (iTunes), Sam Gellaitry‘s IV (iTunes), The WLDLFE‘s Repaint My Mind (2021) (iTunes)

New digital singles that you can buy this week include:
“9 Bridge”, Rowdy Rebel featuring A Boogie Wit Da Hoodie (iTunes)
“23”, Chayce Beckham (iTunes)
“Act Bad”, Young Devyn (iTunes)
“All My Favorite Songs”, Weezer featuring AJR (iTunes)
“Annalie”, Hanson (iTunes)
“Anyone But Me”, Steven Wilson (iTunes)
“Anywhere With You (Acoustic)”, Mat Kearney (iTunes)
“At Least I Know Your Name!”, 44Blonde (iTunes)
“Barcelona”, Winnetka Bowling League & Sasha Sloan (iTunes)
“Be Right There”, Fly By Midnight (iTunes)
“Believers”, Alan Walker & Conor Maynard (iTunes)
“Big Girl$ Don’t Cry”, Zhavia Ward (iTunes)
“Bigger Man”, Joy Oladokun & Maren Morris (iTunes)
“Birthday Suit”, DUCKWRTH featuring Rayana Jay (iTunes)
“Bite Marks”, Au/Ra (iTunes)
“Blessings”, Anthony Ramos (iTunes)
“Blossom”, Audrey Nuna (iTunes)
“B.O.M.B.”, Emlyn (iTunes)
“Bored!”, Poutyface featuring Phem (iTunes)
“Boy From Manchester”, Youngr (iTunes)
“Boy Next Door”, Leah Kate (iTunes)
“Build A B*tch”, Bella Poarch (iTunes)
“Butterflies”, Skrillex, Starrah & Four Tet (iTunes)
“Can’t Give Back Your Love”, Clide (iTunes)
“Castle Walls”, Quinn Lewis (iTunes)
“Codependent”, Sophie Holohan (iTunes)
“Come Along”, Pattern Pusher (iTunes)
“Cory Wit Tha GF”, KILLBOY (iTunes)
“Dior”, KA$HDAMI (iTunes)
“Dirt”, Elise Harper (iTunes)
“Douchebag”, UPSAHL (iTunes)
“Down By The Riverside”, Willie Jones (iTunes)
“Dumb”, Jubël (iTunes)
“Dynamite”, Sam Tinnesz (iTunes)
“Electric”, Katy Perry (iTunes)
“Fall”, Francis Karel (iTunes)
“Fall Apart”, Renforshort & Glaive (iTunes)
“Feelings”, SHY Martin (iTunes)
“Feels Good”, Luca Schreiner & Mokita (iTunes)
“Fight In Ikea”, Emily Roberts (iTunes)
“Forged By Neron”, Mastodon (iTunes)
“Fractions”, Nicki Minaj (iTunes)
“Frankenstein”, Claire Rosinkranz (iTunes)
“Freaky Deaky”, Enchanting featuring Coi Leray (iTunes)
“F*ckboy”, Dixie (D’Amelio) (iTunes)
“Funny Thing About Love”, BabyJake & Bipolar Sunshine (iTunes)
“Get Lost In The Music”, Ambar Lucid (iTunes)
“Good 4 U”, Olivia Rodrigo (iTunes)
“Got Me”, Laura Mvula (iTunes)
“Great White”, 2KBaby (iTunes)
“Groceries”, Pi’erre Bourne (iTunes)
“Growing Pains”, AJ Mitchell (iTunes)
“Happy For You”, Lukas Graham (iTunes)
“Harshest Critic”, Allison Ponthier (iTunes)
“Have A Good Life (See You Never)”, Benedict Cork (iTunes)
“Have A Great Day”, Easy Life (iTunes)
“Headspace”, Charli Adams featuring Ruston Kelly (iTunes)
“Heart’s Not In It”, Loote & Picture This (iTunes)
“Help Me To Feel Again”, Judah & The Lion (iTunes)
“His & Hers”, Internet Money, Don Toliver & Lil Uzi Vert featuring Gunna (iTunes)
“Hit It”, Moodshift & Johnny Sibilly (iTunes)
“I Can’t Go To The Party”, Rozzi (iTunes)
“I Do Yeah”, Titus Bank (iTunes)
“In The Water (Acoustic)”, CAL & Quinn XCII (iTunes)
“It’s A Sin”, Years & Years and Elton John (iTunes)
“It’s All Happening”, Saint Motel (iTunes)
“Just Kidding”, Waterparks (iTunes)
“Losin’ Sleep”, David Archuleta (iTunes)
“Love Me Till August”, Dasha (iTunes)
“Love Me, Leave Me”, Casey Bishop (iTunes)
“Love Someone”, Grace Kinstler (iTunes)
“Mad At Me”, Joseph Black (iTunes)
“Motorbike”, Leon Bridges (iTunes)
“Need You To Believe”, Munn (iTunes)
“Never Be Alone”, Willie Spence (iTunes)
“Never Let Me Down”, Gorgon City & Hayley May (iTunes)
“Next Thing (Loverboy)”, Surfaces (iTunes)
“No Hard Feelings”, Wolf Alice (iTunes)
“Off My Mind”, Joe P (iTunes)
“Off The Rails”, Wallice (iTunes)
“Over All Over Again”, James Barker Band (iTunes)
“Part Of Me”, Noah Kahan (iTunes)
“Past Life”, Kaptan (iTunes)
“Playing With Fire”, Crowded House (iTunes)
“Product Of The 90s”, PHANGS & Phoebe Ryan (iTunes)
“Prospect (Remix)”, Iann Dior featuring Lil Ghost (iTunes)
“Red Handed”, Loud Luxury & Thutmose (iTunes)
“Red Wine”, Benny Bellson (iTunes)
“Right Now”, Elaine (iTunes)
“Running In Place (Live)”, MisterWives (iTunes)
“Rubber Bands”, Berwyn (iTunes)
“Sad Songs And Waltzes”, Cody Johnson & Willie Nelson (iTunes)
“Say Goodbye”, Sarcastic Sounds (iTunes)
“Sideways”, Lxandra (iTunes)
“Simple”, Sam Fischer (iTunes)
“Skeletons”, Bugzy Malone (iTunes)
“Smoke Ring”, Punctual (iTunes)
“Status”, Russ (iTunes)
“Still Broke”, Samm Henshaw featuring Keyon Harrold (iTunes)
“Straightenin'”, Migos (iTunes)
“Sugar In The Creek”, Bendigo Fletcher (iTunes)
“Summer Vibe”, Forrest Nolan (iTunes)
“Tanto Color”, Maia Reficco (iTunes)
“Tendency To Be A Loner”, Zachary Knowles (iTunes)
“Tequila On A Boat”, Dustin Lynch featuring Chris Lane (iTunes)
“Too Bizarre”, Skrillex, Swae Lee & Siickbrain (iTunes)
“Unblame (Orchestral)”, Julia Brennan (iTunes)
“Ur Gonna Wish U Believed Me”, Cavetown (iTunes)
“We Are The People”, Martin Garrix featuring Bono and The Edge (iTunes)
“When You Were Young”, Kid Brunswick (iTunes)
“Without You”, Mike Williams & Felix Jaehn featuring Jordan Shaw (iTunes)
“Won’t Sleep”, Tones And I (iTunes)
“Worry With You”, Sleater-Kinney (iTunes)
“Your Name (Won’t Wash Clean)”, Loyalties x The New Coast (iTunes)

Next week, the highly-anticipated albums from Olivia Rodrigo and Twenty One Pilots are among the larger releases on the schedule. For Adam’s personal picks of the week, listen to the PGTC Friday Faves list on Spotify!

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NEW MUSIC FRIDAY: Releases For The Week of April 16, 2021

Ready, set, Kygo.

Here come the days of exciting New Music Friday releases, including the latest albums from Eric Church, The Offspring and Young Stoner Life, as well as singles from Bebe Rexha, Kygo and Regard. We’ll send your regards to all these performers:

Notable albums out this week: AJ Tracey‘s Flu Game (iTunes), Cannibal Corpse‘s Violence Unimagined (iTunes), Eric Church‘s Heart (iTunes), Escape The Fate‘s Chemical Warfare (iTunes), Greta Van Fleet‘s The Battle At Garden’s Gate (iTunes), Kenny Mason‘s Angelic Hoodrat: Supercut (Deluxe) (iTunes), London Grammar‘s Californian Soil (iTunes), NEEDTOBREATHE‘s Live From The Woods, Vol. 2 (iTunes), Norah Jones‘s ‘Til We Meet Again (Live) (iTunes), Paul McCartney‘s McCartney III Imagined (iTunes), Queen Naija‘s Missunderstood… Still (iTunes), Saint Raymond‘s We Forgot We Were Dreaming (iTunes), The Offspring‘s Let The Bad Times Roll (iTunes), Tim McGraw‘s Here On Earth (Ultimate) (iTunes), Tom Petty‘s Finding Wildflowers (Alternate Versions) (iTunes), Tom The Mail Man‘s Sometimes Sorry Isn’t Enough (iTunes), Two Feet‘s Max Maco Is Dead Right? (iTunes), While She Sleeps‘s Sleeps Society (iTunes), Young Stoner Life‘s Slime Language 2 (iTunes), Eurovision Song Contest (Rotterdam 2021) (iTunes), Pretty Summer Playlist: Season 1 (iTunes)

Notable EPs out this week: Babygirl‘s Losers Weepers (iTunes), Brian Kelley‘s Wave Pack (iTunes), David Cook‘s The Looking Glass (iTunes), Iann Dior‘s Still Here (iTunes), Jayde‘s Sad Songs About Sad Things (iTunes), Ryan Woods‘s King Of The Basement (iTunes), SYML‘s Dim (iTunes), The Goo Goo Dolls‘s EP 21 (iTunes), Vince Ash‘s Vito (Deluxe) (iTunes), Young Rising Sons‘s Swirl (iTunes)

New digital singles that you can buy this week include:
“15 Minutes”, Julian Lamadrid (iTunes)
“2055”, Sleepy Hallow (iTunes)
“Aire”, Steve Aoki & Farruko (iTunes)
“Anthem”, Walk Off The Earth (iTunes)
“Anyone But Me”, Mandi Crimmins (iTunes)
“Be My Own Boyfriend”, Olivia Dean (iTunes)
“Be That For You”, David Archuleta (iTunes)
“Best Thing”, JAWNY (iTunes)
“Boilermaker”, Royal Blood (iTunes)
“Boys Wanna Txt”, Daine featuring Ericdoa (iTunes)
“Break Her Heart”, Maia Wright (iTunes)
“Buzzcut”, LoveLeo featuring Blackwinterwells (iTunes)
“By Now”, VÉRITÉ (iTunes)
“Catch Me”, WizTheMC & MAJAN (iTunes)
“Chosen Family”, Rina Sawayama & Elton John (iTunes)
“Cloud 9”, Beach Bunny featuring Tegan & Sara (iTunes)
“Cosmic Coming Of Age”, Fickle Friends (iTunes)
“Country Again”, Thomas Rhett (iTunes)
“Crawling Kingsnake”, The Black Keys (iTunes)
“Dancing In The Kitchen”, Zachary Knowles (iTunes)
“D*cked Down In Dallas”, Trey Lewis & Rvshvd (iTunes)
“Do I Fit In Your Shoes?”, BabyJake (iTunes)
“Doomsday”, Matilda Mann (iTunes)
“Down To Miami”, Emotional Oranges & Becky G (iTunes)
“Dover Beach”, Baby Queen (iTunes)
“Draculads”, Salem (iTunes)
“Duo”, Sam Gellaitry (iTunes)
“Exless”, Kate Stephenson (iTunes)
“Flip”, Barenaked Ladies (iTunes)
“F.L.Y.”, RuthAnne (iTunes)
“Fool For Ya”, DVBBS (iTunes)
“Force Of Habit”, Paris Texas (iTunes)
“Forever Will Never”, David Allen Buckner (iTunes)
“Go!”, Moneybagg Yo & BIG30 (iTunes)
“Gone Are The Days”, Kygo featuring James Gillespie (iTunes)
“Good Guys”, Abigail Barlow & Ariza (iTunes)
“Hailey Beebs”, Almost Monday (iTunes)
“Hard 4 Me 2 Love You”, Sinead Harnett (iTunes)
“Heaven”, Kxlly (iTunes)
“Hot & Heavy”, Lucy Dacus (iTunes)
“How It Feels”, COIN (iTunes)
“I Kissed Someone (It Wasn’t You)”, Dodie (iTunes)
“I Miss The Band”, Alanis Morissette (iTunes)
“I Want To Be By Your Side”, Ekkstacy featuring Herhexx (iTunes)
“I’d Rather Die”, Tramp Stamps (iTunes)
“If I Could”, Ashley Kutcher (iTunes)
“Into The Storm”, Gojira (iTunes)
“John Hughes Movie (Acoustic)”, Maisie Peters (iTunes)
“Juice”, Qveen Herby (iTunes)
“Karma & Friends”, Cautious Clay (iTunes)
“Keep It Poppin'”, BeatKing featuring Ludacris & Queendom Come (iTunes)
“Lavender”, Biig Piig (iTunes)
“Let Me Down”, Dylan Hartman (iTunes)
“Let There Be Drums”, Feder & UPSAHL (iTunes)
“Life Has Changed”, K CAMP featuring PnB Rock (iTunes)
“Little Bit Of Love (Strings)”, Tom Grennan (iTunes)
“Lonely Tonight”, Luca George (iTunes)
“Love Is Weird”, Julia Michaels (iTunes)
“Love Sucks”, Annika Wells (iTunes)
“Low Key In Love”, The Struts x Paris Jackson (iTunes)
“Maybelline”, Ella Isaacson (iTunes)
“Mess”, ILUKA featuring Lime Cordiale (iTunes)
“Mosh Pit”, Cupcakke (iTunes)
“New Profile Pic”, $uicideBoy$ (iTunes)
“No Choice”, Fly By Midnight (iTunes)
“On My Mind”, Dempsey Hope (iTunes)
“Phone Dies”, Andra Day (iTunes)
“Problems”, Hey Violet (iTunes)
“Purge The Poison”, MARINA (iTunes)
“Renegades”, One OK Rock (iTunes)
“Repeat”, Grace VanderWaal (iTunes)
“Rufufus (Sylvan Esso Remix)”, Remi Wolf (iTunes)
“Sabotage”, Bebe Rexha (iTunes)
“Sabotage”, Lxandra (iTunes)
“Seasons”, Rhys Lewis (iTunes)
“Second Hand News”, Birdy (iTunes)
“Selfish Love (Tiësto Remix)”, DJ Snake & Selena Gomez (iTunes)
“Shoot My Shot”, IDK & Offset (iTunes)
“Signs”, Dua Saleh (iTunes)
“Situation”, Ruth B. (iTunes)
“Skeletons”, Easy Life (iTunes)
“SOS”, Sueco (The Child) featuring Travis Barker (iTunes)
“Spanish Doors”, Liz Phair (iTunes)
“Take Aim”, Derivakat (iTunes)
“Take Me Back”, Mason Horne (iTunes)
“The Ones That Make It”, Leah Nobel (iTunes)
“Tommy”, Ralph (iTunes)
“Trailer Trash”, Carolesdaughter (iTunes)
“Trust Nobody”, KILLY (iTunes)
“West Side”, Lil West (iTunes)
“What It Cost”, Toosii (iTunes)
“Whatever Tomorrow”, Chet Faker (iTunes)
“White Boy Summer”, Chet Hanx (iTunes)
“Y”, Citizen Queen (iTunes)
“You”, Regard, Troye Sivan & Tate McRae (iTunes)
“You Stupid B*tch”, Girl In Red (iTunes)
“Zombie!”, Orla Gartland (iTunes)

Next week, the new albums from Justin Moore and Kaleo are among the larger releases on the schedule. For Adam’s personal picks of the week, listen to the PGTC Friday Faves list on Spotify!

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ADD LIB — Brace For (CHR) Impact (March 16, 2021)

Welcome to Add Lib, your Tuesday report on POP! Goes The Charts that’s mad about CHR/Top 40 adds, based on the station data provided by Mediabase 24/7 and Add Board. This week: duo Silk Sonic narrowly gets the win and opens the door to the top. Let’s add ’em up:

“DOOR” GOES FOR MORE: “Leave The Door Open” checks into the hit hotel for another week, as Silk Sonic (featuring Bruno Mars and Anderson .Paak) leads the Top 40 adds report with 35 new stations in its second week. That puts the track just ahead of two singles tied for second place, coming in with 31 adds: “Astronaut In The Ocean” by Masked Wolf and “Beautiful Mistakes” by Maroon 5 featuring Megan Thee Stallion. All three songs are well into the top 30 at the format.

Breaking out in the top ten, Tones And I came in fifth place with 21 stations on impact for “Fly Away”, while Justin Bieber held onto ninth place with “Hold On”, securing 17 more adds this week.

Charting singles from AJR, Daya and JESSIA returned to the top ten on the adds report this week.

Next week, Duncan Laurence hits the adds arcade at the Top 40 format, as his song crosses from the AC and Hot AC charts.

1. SILK SONIC (BRUNO MARS/ANDERSON .PAAK), “Leave The Door Open” (Aftermath/Atlantic)
2-T. MAROON 5 featuring MEGAN THEE STALLION, “Beautiful Mistakes” (222/Interscope)
2-T. MASKED WOLF, “Astronaut In The Ocean” (Elektra/EMG)
4. BEBE REXHA, “Sacrifice” (Warner)
5. TONES AND I, “Fly Away” (Bad Batch-Elektra/EMG)
6-T. AJR, “Way Less Sad” (S-Curve/Hollywood)
6-T. GLASS ANIMALS, “Heat Waves” (Republic)
8. DAYA, “Bad Girl” (Sandlot/AWAL)
9. JUSTIN BIEBER, “Hold On” (Def Jam)
10-T. JESSIA, “I’m Not Pretty” (Artist Driven/Republic)
10-T. LIL TJAY featuring 6LACK, “Calling My Phone” (Columbia)

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NEW MUSIC FRIDAY: Releases For The Week of March 5, 2021

A Sonic boom for your Friday.

We march into March with a busy New Music Friday, including top albums from A Day To Remember, Kings Of Leon and Zara Larsson, as well as the newest singles from Drake, Selena Gomez and Silk Sonic. The doors are open and the music is here:

Notable albums out this week: A Day To Remember‘s You’re Welcome (iTunes), Chase Atlantic‘s Beauty In Death (iTunes), Genesis Owusu‘s Smiling With No Teeth (iTunes), Kings Of Leon‘s When You See Yourself (iTunes), Quinn XCII‘s Change Of Scenery II (iTunes), Tory Lanez‘s Playboy (iTunes), Verzache‘s My Head Is A Moshpit (iTunes), Zara Larsson‘s Poster Girl (iTunes)

Notable EPs out this week: Blu DeTiger‘s How Did We Get Here? (iTunes), Charlotte Lawrence‘s Charlotte (iTunes), Drake‘s Scary Hours 2 (iTunes), Genevieve Stokes‘s Swimming Lessons (iTunes), Maja Kristina‘s Maja Kristina (iTunes)

New digital singles that you can buy this week include:
“1-800-Miss-Ur-Guts”, Tramp Stamps (iTunes)
“After This Song’s Over”, Carson Elliott & Abigail Barlow (iTunes)
“Amnesia”, Loud Luxury & Ship Wrek featuring GASHI (iTunes)
“Anxious”, The WLDLFE (iTunes)
“Beautiful”, Michele Morrone (iTunes)
“Beautiful Mistakes”, Maroon 5 featuring Megan Thee Stallion (iTunes)
“Best Friend”, Saweetie featuring Doja Cat & Stefflon Don (iTunes)
“Better Without You”, Evanescence (iTunes)
“Bipolar” and “Jackie Kennedy”, Bahari (iTunes)
“Body & Soul”, Emotional Oranges featuring Biig Piig (iTunes)
“Bored&Blind”, Ella Jane (iTunes)
“Boy With A Broken Heart”, Noah Cunane, Jutes & Lonr. (iTunes)
“Break With Me”, Shy Martin (iTunes)
“Brothers & Sisters”, Youngr featuring Bright Sparks (iTunes)
“Brown Eyes, Brown Hair” and “Eye Of The Storm”, Caleb Hearn (iTunes)
“Care At All”, Bryce Vine (iTunes)
“Colors”, Emmit Fenn (iTunes)
“Confident”, Kat Cunning (iTunes)
“Convenience”, Pretty Sister (iTunes)
“Could Be Us”, Great Good Fine OK & Emily Burns (iTunes)
“Dance”, Sonny Digital (iTunes)
“Dead Girl!”, Au/Ra (iTunes)
“Do It Right”, Rei Ami featuring Aminé (iTunes)
“Do You Want Me”, Lucas & Steve (iTunes)
“Don’t Assume What You Don’t Know”, Grace VanderWaal (iTunes)
“Don’t Call Me”, Bailey Bryan (iTunes)
“Don’t Deserve This”, NEA & Sandro Cavazza (iTunes)
“Falling Up”, Dean Lewis (iTunes)
“First Time”, Emily King (iTunes)
“Friends”, Karl Benjamin (iTunes)
“F*ck The World”, Badflower (iTunes)
“Girls Like Us (Acoustic)”, Zoe Wees (iTunes)
“Hard For Me”, Charley (iTunes)
“Heartbroke”, Clubhouse (iTunes)
“Higher Than This”, Tep No (iTunes)
“Hold On”, Justin Bieber (iTunes)
“Hopeless Romantic”, Likeable (iTunes)
“I Don’t Miss You”, Sam Tinnesz (iTunes)
“I Got Love” and “Stay Behind”, Mother Mother (iTunes)
“In His Arms”, Jack Ingram, Miranda Lambert & Jon Randall (iTunes)
“Josie”, Liza Owen (iTunes)
“Leave Me”, Peach Tree Rascals (iTunes)
“Leave The Door Open”, Silk Sonic (iTunes)
“Medicine”, James Arthur (iTunes)
“Miles To Go”, Kaskade & Ella Vos (iTunes)
“Mr. Loverman”, Ricky Montgomery featuring Chloe Moriondo (iTunes)
“Musician”, Porter Robinson (iTunes)
“My Head & My Heart (Claptone Remix)”, Ava Max (iTunes)
“No Sense”, Baby Keem (iTunes)
“No Surprise”, Foreign Frnd (iTunes)
“No Valet”, Siena Liggins (iTunes)
“Nobody Loves Me”, Winona Oak featuring ELIO (iTunes)
“Oops!!!”, Yung Gravy & Lil Wayne (iTunes)
“Palm Reader”, DREAMERS featuring Big Boi & UPSAHL (iTunes)
“Pepper”, Gavin Haley (iTunes)
“Petrified”, Mette (iTunes)
“Photo ID”, Remi Wolf & Dominic Fike (iTunes)
“Pretty Places”, Aly & AJ (iTunes)
“Problems”, Don Diablo & JLV featuring John K (iTunes)
“Real As It Gets”, Lil Baby featuring EST Gee (iTunes)
“Real Love”, Andreas Moss (iTunes)
“Ricochet”, Ryan Caraveo (iTunes)
“Ring Pop (Stripped)”, Jax (iTunes)
“Sacrifice”, Bebe Rexha (iTunes)
“Safe Passage”, Laura Mvula (iTunes)
“Selfish Love”, DJ Snake & Selena Gomez (iTunes)
“Serotonin”, Girl In Red (iTunes)
“She Came Down From The Stars (Stripped)”, Nathan Day (iTunes)
“Show Me The Way”, Jon Batiste featuring Zadie Smith (iTunes)
“Shut Up”, Tyler Posey featuring Phem & Travis Barker (iTunes)
“Skeletons”, Young Rising Sons (iTunes)
“Skywalker”, Oliver Malcolm (iTunes)
“Slower”, Tate McRae (iTunes)
“Spinning”, No Rome featuring Charli XCX & The 1975 (iTunes)
“Starting To Get To You”, Jensen McRae (iTunes)
“Stay Close (Sparse)”, SYML (iTunes)
“Steady”, John Splithoff (iTunes)
“The Business, Pt. II (Clean Bandit Remix)”, Tiësto & Ty Dolla $ign (iTunes)
“They Don’t Like Me”, SEB (iTunes)
“This Is Heaven”, Nick Jonas (iTunes)
“Till Forever Falls Apart”, Ashe & FINNEAS (iTunes)
“We Are Gonna Live”, Ina Wroldsen (iTunes)
“We Made It”, David Hugo (iTunes)
“When Love Takes Hold”, Sister Hazel (iTunes)

Next week, the latest EPs from Joshua Bassett and Selena Gomez are among the larger releases on the schedule. For Adam’s personal picks of the week, listen to the PGTC Friday Faves list on Spotify!

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RADIO REPORT: What’s Popping At Top 40 Radio This Week (February 15-16, 2021)

It’s time once again to analyze the airwaves and find out if your favorite new releases will be lighting up your local station’s playlist this week. Which tunes will climb to the top and which ones will hit a stop? Here are five singles impacting this week at the Top 40 format:

DAYA – “Bad Girl” (Sandlot-AWAL/in2une)
Album: TBA (2021)
Past T40 History: Daya is hoping to earn her third top 40 single at the format. Her last chart entry, “New”, peaked at #33 in 2017.

DOJA CAT – “Streets” (Kemosabe/RCA)
Album: Hot Pink (2019)
Past T40 History: Ah, the power of TikTok! The app has aided her next single choice, just as it did for her #1 hit “Say So” last year.

DUA LIPA – “We’re Good” (Warner)
Album: Future Nostalgia (The Moonlight Edition) (2021)
Past T40 History: From a reissue of Lipa’s popular 2020 album, the song follows three top five hits in a row, with two going to #1.

JESSIA – “I’m Not Pretty” (Artist Driven/Republic)
Album: TBA (2021)
Past T40 History: This Canadian newcomer impacts at the format for the first time. Her release was a recent viral tune on TikTok.

SZA – “Good Days” (Top Dawg/RCA)
Album: TBA (2021)
Past T40 History: This track has already reached the top 30 (and may head higher) on both the Rhythmic and Urban radio charts.

Next week: we’ll see if the format provides for the new collaboration from G-Eazy, Chris Brown and Mark Morrison.

How will these songs perform on the adds report? Let me know!

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NEW MUSIC FRIDAY: Releases For The Week of February 5, 2021

What’s “Up” this week?

The big game is this weekend, but the big releases for New Music Friday include winning albums from the Foo Fighters and Hayley Williams and touchdown-worthy tracks from Cardi B and Dan + Shay. Now, let’s get to the play-by-play action:

Notable albums out this week: Apollo LTD‘s Nothing Is Ordinary. Everything Is Beautiful. (iTunes), Black Coffee‘s Subconsciously (iTunes), Foo Fighters‘s Medicine At Midnight (iTunes), Hayley Williams‘s Flowers For Vases/Descansos (iTunes), Jimi Somewhere‘s Nothing Gold Can Stay (iTunes), Pooh Shiesty‘s Shiesty Season (iTunes), Smith & Thell‘s Pixie’s Parasol (iTunes)

Notable EPs out this week: Hope D‘s Cash Only (iTunes), Jeremy Zucker & Chelsea Cutler‘s Brent II (iTunes), Sarah Barrios‘s Conversations With Myself (iTunes), The Aces‘s Under My Influence (Bonus Tracks) (iTunes), VanJess‘s Homegrown (iTunes), We The Kings‘s Saga (iTunes)

New digital singles that you can buy this week include:
“5 To 9”, Dolly Parton (iTunes)
“80’s Movie”, Pilar Victoria (iTunes)
“American Cliché”, FINNEAS (iTunes)
“Bad Bad News”, Tai Verdes (iTunes)
“Bad Girl”, Daya (iTunes)
“Beautiful Things Can Happen”, Leslie Odom, Jr. (iTunes)
“Blueberry”, Johnny Stimson (iTunes)
“Daughters”, Neil Young (iTunes)
“Easier Said Than Done”, Dreamer Boy (iTunes)
“Every Small Town”, Ben Gallaher (iTunes)
“Fancy”, Xie (iTunes)
“Floating Through Space”, Sia x David Guetta (iTunes)
“Get High”, Chet Faker (iTunes)
“Glad You Exist”, Dan + Shay (iTunes)
“Glam!”, Allie X (iTunes)
“GNF (OKOKOK)”, Polo G (iTunes)
“Good Problems (Remix)”, Scott Helman (iTunes)
“Happy Hour”, Felix Cartal & Kiiara (iTunes)
“Hate You + Love You”, Cheat Codes featuring AJ Mitchell (iTunes)
“Headsick”, USERx featuring Manchester Orchestra (iTunes)
“Heathen”, Lauren Auder (iTunes)
“Hoopla”, KyleYouMadeThat & NLE Choppa (iTunes)
“I’m A King”, Bobby Sessions & Megan Thee Stallion (iTunes)
“Insane”, Sky McCreery (iTunes)
“Isabelle”, Zach Hood (iTunes)
“Last Day”, Two Friends featuring Josie Dunne (iTunes)
“Let’s Buy A House”, Tony Ferrari featuring Grace Grundy (iTunes)
“Line Without A Hook”, Ricky Montgomery featuring Mxmtoon (iTunes)
“Mama Don’t Know”, Ruben (iTunes)
“Moon”, Karl Benjamin (iTunes)
“My Bad”, Teddy Swims (iTunes)
“Not Around”, Ritt Momney (iTunes)
“Not Usually Like This”, Cian Ducrot (iTunes)
“One More”, SG Lewis featuring Nile Rodgers (iTunes)
“Out In The Cold”, Carole King (iTunes)
“Out Of Ordinary”, Oliver Tree (iTunes)
“Pine”, Unusual Demont (iTunes)
“Pressure”, Martin Garrix featuring Tove Lo (iTunes)
“Provide”, G-Eazy featuring Chris Brown & Mark Morrison (iTunes)
“Something Stupid”, Jonas Blue featuring AWA (iTunes)
“Somewhere Else”, Louis The Child & BabyJake (iTunes)
“Stay Close”, SYML (iTunes)
“Stay In”, Llusion featuring LoveLeo (iTunes)
“Strangers”, Black Pumas featuring Lucius (iTunes)
“That Ain’t Me No More”, Matt Stell (iTunes)
“The Great Divide”, Luke Combs & Billy Strings (iTunes)
“Things Are Different”, Picture This (iTunes)
“Time Today”, Moneybagg Yo (iTunes)
“Trombone”, AronChupa & Little Sis Nora (iTunes)
“Up”, Cardi B (iTunes)
“We Outside”, Smokepurpp & Lil Mosey (iTunes)
“What Other People Say”, Sam Fischer & Demi Lovato (iTunes)
“You Still Think Of Me”, Jordin Sparks (iTunes)

Next week, the current albums by Florida Georgia Line, Pale Waves and Pentatonix are among the larger releases on the schedule. For Adam’s personal picks of the week, listen to the PGTC Friday Faves list on Spotify!

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