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New Music Friday: The best releases out on June 9 : All Songs Considered
New Music Friday: The best releases out on June 9 : All Songs Considered

New Music Friday: The best releases out on June 9 : All Songs Considered

NPR Music’s picks for the best albums out this week include new ones from Amaarae, Janelle Monáe, King Krule, Keaton Henson and more.Featured Albums:1. Amaarae — Fountain BabyFeatured Songs: “Counterfeit,” “Angels in Tibet,” “Sex, Violence, Suicide Pt. 2,” “Come Home to God”2. King Krule — Space HeavyFeatured Songs: “Hamburgerphobia,” “That Is My Life, That Is Yours,” “Pink Shell”3. Jenny Lewis — Joy’AllFeatured Songs: “Joy’All,” “Chain of Tears,” “Puppy and a Truck”4. Janelle Monáe — The Age of PleasureFeatured Songs: “Champagne Shit,” “Black Sugar Beach,” “Phenomenal (feat. Doechii),” “Lipstick Lover”5. Keaton Henson — House PartyFeatured Songs: “I’m Not There,” “Holiday,” “Envy,” “Hooray”Lightning Round:Emile Mosseri — Heaven Hunters Feeble Little Horse — Girl With FishSquid — O Monolith Youth Lagoon — Heaven is a JunkyardOther notable releases for June 9:Andy Stack & Jay Hammond — Inter PersonalChristine and the Queens — Paranoia, Angels, True LoveThe Dead Milkmen — Quaker City Quiet PillsDream Wife — Social LubricationJason Isbell and the 400 Unit — WeathervanesJayda G — GuyJess Williamson — Time Ain’t AccidentalJonny Greenwood and Dudu Tassa — Jarak QaribakSpoon — Memory Dust

Read More NPR Music’s picks for the best albums out this week include new ones from Amaarae, Janelle Monáe, King Krule, Keaton Henson and more.Featured Albums:1. Amaarae — Fountain BabyFeatured Songs: “Counterfeit,” “Angels in Tibet,” “Sex, Violence, Suicide Pt. 2,” “Come Home to God”2. King Krule — Space HeavyFeatured Songs: “Hamburgerphobia,” “That Is My Life, That Is Yours,” “Pink Shell”3. Jenny Lewis — Joy’AllFeatured Songs: “Joy’All,” “Chain of Tears,” “Puppy and a Truck”4. Janelle Monáe — The Age of PleasureFeatured Songs: “Champagne Shit,” “Black Sugar Beach,” “Phenomenal (feat. Doechii),” “Lipstick Lover”5. Keaton Henson — House PartyFeatured Songs: “I’m Not There,” “Holiday,” “Envy,” “Hooray”Lightning Round:Emile Mosseri — Heaven Hunters Feeble Little Horse — Girl With FishSquid — O Monolith Youth Lagoon — Heaven is a JunkyardOther notable releases for June 9:Andy Stack & Jay Hammond — Inter PersonalChristine and the Queens — Paranoia, Angels, True LoveThe Dead Milkmen — Quaker City Quiet PillsDream Wife — Social LubricationJason Isbell and the 400 Unit — WeathervanesJayda G — GuyJess Williamson — Time Ain’t AccidentalJonny Greenwood and Dudu Tassa — Jarak QaribakSpoon — Memory Dust