Snapshot: M.I.A. unveils 'Matangi' album cover and tracklist

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Controversial rapper and activist M.I.A. has just released the details of her cover art and tracklisting for her forthcoming fourth studio LP, Matangi, which is set to be released on November 5th.

Using a negative neon backwash, the cover art is a close-up of M.I.A herself looking piercingly at the viewer, taking references from the tribal art featured in her previous covers. The album will feature the previously released songs "Bring The Noize", "Only 1 U" and "Come Walk With Me" alongside other new tracks.
Take a look at the whole tracklisting below and the full cover art above:

01. Karmageddon
02. MATANGI
03. Only 1 U
04. Warriors
05. Come Walk With Me
06. aTENTion
07. Exodus
08. Bad Girls
09. Boom Skit
10. Double Bubble Trouble
11. Y.a.l.a
12. Bring The Noize
13. Lights
14. Know It Ain’t Right
15. Sexodus


Giggs unveils 'When Will It Stop' album artwork, tracklist + release date, features Ed Sheeran, Styles P

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After unveiling his Mark Ronson and Tone P produced single "(Is It Gangsta?) Yes Yes Yes", today Peckham hailing rapper Giggs unveils the official cover, artwork, tracklisting, features and release date of his eagerly anticipated sophomore album When Will It Stop.Read more


Robert Glasper Experiment unveil "Calls" f/ Jill Scott + Black Radio 2 tracklist f/ Brandy, Emeli Sandé

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Now this is exactly what I wanted to hear today! Following the international success of the critically acclaimed and GRAMMY award winning 2012 album release Black Radio, revered pianist and musician Robert Glasper and the Robert Glasper Experiment are set to bring us the sequel Black Radio 2 on October 29th via Blue Note Records and today we get the first taster from the superstar packed LP.Read more


Big Sean's 'Hall Of Fame' LP features Nas, Nicki Minaj, KiD CuDi, Miguel | Tracklist

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Following the release of the Miley Cyrus starring video for "Fire" and lead single "Beware" featuring Lil Wayne and Jhené Aiko, today Big Sean unveils the full tracklist for his sophomore album Hall Of Fame which is set to be released on August 27th.

The 15 track LP will feature collaborations with Nas, Kid CuDi, Nicki Minaj, Juicy J, Jeezy, James Fauntleroy and Jeezy but unfortunately it looks like Sean's eagerly anticipated collaboration with fellow Detroit native Eminem, may not have made the cut, unless he just hasn't been credited yet or maybe it will appear on the deluxe edition. We'll just have to wait and see, but for now check out the tracklist below and pre-order the LP here.

Track List: Big Sean - Hall Of Fame

1. Nothing Is Stopping You
2. Fire
3. 10 2 10
4. Toyota Music
5. You Don’t Know
6. Beware (F/ Lil Wayne & Jhené Aiko)
7. First Chain (F/ Nas & Kid Cudi)
8. Mona Lisa
9. Freaky
10. Milf (F/ Nicki Minaj & Juicy J)
11. Sierra Leone / Greedy Ho’s
12. It’s Time (F/ Jeezy & Payroll)
13. World Ablaze (Feat. James Fauntleroy)
14. Ashley (Feat. Miguel)
15. All Figured Out


JAY Z unveils official Magna Carta Holy Grail album cover and tracklist | Music News

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Despite several publications putting out the black and white MCHG image as the official cover for JAY Z's twelfth studio album Magna Carta Holy Grail, today the Roc Nation boss unveiled the official cover (pictured above) at The Salisbury Cathedral in the UK.

"Located in the United Kingdom, The Salisbury Cathedral, home to one of the four surviving original 1215 Magna Carta documents, has become the site which debuted JAY Z’s Magna Carta… Holy Grail album cover art.

The installation will be on display at the Salisbury Cathedral Chapter House through the month of July. See the installation below."

 

JAY Z wasn't playing when he said the Magna Carta Holy Grail was about writing new rules. Following the announcement that the Hip Hop veteran and icon was set to release his latest long player on July 4th via an app on Samsung Galaxy phones and devices to a million people ahead of the full release three days later, he has convinced the RIAA to change the riles covering Gold and Platinum certification ahead of its release as well. Now thats power!
Peep the full tracklist below...

1. Holy Grail (feat. Justin Timberlake)
2. Picasso Baby
3. Tom Ford
4. FuckWithMeYouKnowIGotIt (feat. Rick Ross)
5. Oceans (feat. Frank Ocean)
6. F.U.T.W.
7. Somewhere In America
8. Crown
9. Heaven
10. Versus
11. Part II (On the Run) (feat. Beyonce)
12. Beach Is Better
13. BBC (feat. Nas, Justin Timberlake, Beyonce, Swizz Beatz, Pharrell & Timbaland)
14. Jay-Z Blue
15. La Familia
16. Nickels and Dimes

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Dizzee Rascal's 'The Fifth' LP to feature Jessie J, Tinie Tempah, Will.i.am + more | Album Tracklist

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Following the release of the Robbie Williams assisted "Goin Crazy" and "H-Town" featuring Bun B and Trae Tha Truth, the full tracklist for Dizzee Rascal's forthcoming LP The Fifth has been unveiled.

A far cry from his Boy In Da Corner days, it looks like the Bow MC turned international superstar has the charts firmly in his sights as he recruits the likes of RedOne and Calvin Harris on the production duties with additional features from Tinie Tempah, Sean Kingston, Jessie J, Angel and Will.i.am for this new long player.

Check out the full tracklist below...

Tracklist: Dizzee Rascal
01. Superman
02. I Don’t Need A Reason
03. We Don’t Play Around f/ Jessie J
04. Good f/ Angel
05. Spend Some Money f/ Tinie Tempah
06. Arse Like That f/ Sean Kingston
07. Something Really Bad f/ Will.i.am
08. Goin Crazy f/ Robbie Williams
09. Bang Bang
10. Love This Town f/ Teddy Sky
11. H Town f/ Bun B x Trae Tha Truth
12. Heart Of A Warrior ft. Teddy Sky
13. Life Keeps Moving On
14. Here 2 China (Calvin Harris f/ Dizzee Rascal)
15. Bassline Junkie
16. Watch Your Back

The Fifth will be released on July 1st. Pre-order here.


Snapshot: AlunaGeorge unveil 'Body Music' album artwork x tracklist x release date

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We've been (im)patiently waiting, but today SoulCulture 13 For 13 certified dope duo AlunaGeorge unveil the official release date for their debut LP Body Music .Read more


Snapshot: J. Cole's 'Born Sinner' album cover revealed

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With rumours that the album will be released a week earlier than previously announced, the album cover for J. Cole's eagerly anticipated sophomore album Born Sinner has hit the net.Read more


Ludacris drops "I Don't Give A F*ck" + #IDGAF mixtape tracklist | New Music

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With a mixtape release just around the corner, Ludacris drops a full tracklist with features included, as well as dropping the mixtapes title song "I Don't Give A Fuck."

The mixtape #IDGAF will include 10 new songs with production coming courtesy of DJ Mustard, The Internz and Mike Will Made It amongst others, and an even more impressive list of features from Young Jeezy, French Montana, Chris Brown, Pusha T and Mac Miller.

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If you want a preview to what the mixtape will sound like look no further than the Bangladesh produced "I Don't Give A Fuck" where Ludacris drawls over the banging beat that can only be fully appreciated with the bass turned all the way up as he raps in a bragadocious way that only an artist who's been going for over a decade can. Listen below.

#IDGAF mixtape drops May 24th.


Daughter cover Daft Punk x Pharrell's "Get Lucky" | New Music

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Yesterday (Saturday, April 27th) the incredible Daughter stepped into the BBC Radio One Live Lounge to perform some tracks from their recently released album If You Leave for Huw Stephens.Read more


French Montana - Excuse My French | Album Tracklist

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With French Montana's May 21st release date approaching fast, Best Buy has let loose the official tracklisting for the much awaited album Excuse My French.

The LP is filled with 17 songs, including the previously heard "Pop That" and "Ocho Cinco," and although features have been left off the full list there will be appearances from Drake, Lil' Wayne, Rick Ross, 2 Chainz and Diddy with maybe a few more surprises.

Speaking on his debut album, Montana's aiming high as he's expecting to make big first week sales.

"I'm trying to crack that big number when I drop," he says. "Man, I gotta crack at least 200 [thousand] or better. You never know though. You know what I'm saying? You never know though. It all comes down to the shipping."

Check out the tracklist below and look out for Excuse My French in stores or on iTunes.

1. Once in a While
2. Trap House
3. Ain’t Worried About Nothin
4. Paranoid
5. When I Want
6. Fuck What Happens Tonight
7. Gifted
8. Ballin Out
9. I Told Em
10. Pop That
11. Freaks
12. We Go Where Ever We Want
13. Bust It Open
14. Drink Freely
15. Throw It in the Bag
16. Marble Floors
17. Ocho Cinco


Lil Wayne - I Am Not A Human Being 2 | Album Tracklist

Lil Wayne unveils I Am Not A Human Being 2 tracklist and album artwork

Releasing the track listing and features for his upcoming album, Lil' Wayne gives fans a look at what they can expect from I Am Not A Human Being 2.Read more


Snapshot: Wiley unveils 'The Ascent' album artwork x tracklist

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The Godfather of Grime aka Wiley is set to add to his ever growing legacy with the release of his eight album this Spring titled The Ascent. Read more


Snapshot: Papoose unveils The Nacirema Dream album cover x tracklist

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Back in 2006 Papoose's hype was on an all time high after reportedly signing a deal with Jive Records for a a cool $1.5 million dollars, but a year later the Brooklyn emcee parted ways with the label and his much anticipated debut album The Nacirema Dream seemed set to become nothing more than an urban myth.Read more


Justin Timberlake - The 20/20 Experience | Album Cover x Tracklist

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"I wanted you guys to see this first!!! #albumcover #tracklist" - Justin Timberlake

Taking to his twitter moments ago, Justin Timberlake unveiled the official album artwork and tracklist for his forthcoming album The 20/20 Experience.
The album which is rumoured to be produced entirely by Timbaland and features the Jay Z featuring "Suit & Tie" single and "Pusher Love Girl" & "That Girl" that were previewed in New Orleans.

Peep the cover above and the tracklist below.

TRACK LIST:
1. Pusher Love Girl
2. Suit & Tie
3. Don't Hold The Wall
4. Strawberry Bubblegum
5. Tunnel Vision
6. Spaceship Coupe
7. That Girl
8. Let The Groove In
9. Mirrors
10. Blue Ocean Floor

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Justin Timberlake's The 20/20 Experience will be released on March 19th. Stay locked for updates on features and more.