On top of live music being put on hold, many artists' ability to get to the recording studio or roll out an album as intended have been affected, leading to release date pushback after pushback and putting a big question mark on the state of the industry in the long-term. But that doesn't mean there's nothing to look forward to on the horizon. Maybe the new Dylan is what your dad will be blaring from his speakers all summer, but here's what you should look out for if you're looking for something from new, up-and-coming bands and trending pop and rap acts. Here are the albums to look out for this summer and beyond. Release date: May 22 On The 's incredible last album, A Brief Inquiry Into Online Relationships , the band reasoned that we have to look into the future with optimism, despite the world going to shit. But instead of standing idly by, Matty Healy and co. While they've gravitated towards '80s synth-pop on their last couple albums, the singles, from "Frail State of Mind" to "Me and You Together Song," jump all across the sound board. Release date: May 29 It's no surprise that Lady Gaga's album is just about the most highly anticipated of the entire year. It's been nearly four years since she released Joanne , which she followed up by becoming an Oscar-winner with her movie-star-making moment in 's A Star Is Born.
Shawn Mendes recently revealed that he has new music in the works. And Demi Lovato has shared a quite a few photos from the studio recently! But when are all these new albums coming out exactly? With so much to look forward to, it could definitely be a little hard to keep up with all the dates. Scroll through our gallery to find out when your favorite stars are dropping their new music. Love J? Be sure to subscribe to our YouTube channel for fun, exclusive videos with your favorite stars. More details will be coming soon. We hope all of you are doing well and keeping safe during these times.
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The following is a list of albums released or scheduled for release in The albums should be notable, which is defined as significant coverage from reliable sources that are independent of the subject. For additional information about bands formed, reformed, disbanded, or on hiatus, for deaths of musicians, and for links to musical awards, see in music.
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. August Releases. Angel Olsen. Bettye LaVette. Dua Lipa. Katy Perry.