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New Music Friday: The best releases out on Aug. 11 : All Songs Considered
New Music Friday: The best releases out on Aug. 11 : All Songs Considered

New Music Friday: The best releases out on Aug. 11 : All Songs Considered

NPR Music’s picks for the best albums out this week include Noname’s long-awaited Sundial, Karol G’s Mañana Será Bonito (Bichota Season), a long-lost Neil Young release and more.Featured Albums:1. Noname — SundialFeatured Songs: “Oblivion (feat. Atyoni & Common),” “Beauty Supply,” “Namesake”2. Jungle — VolcanoFeatured Songs: “Us Against the World,” “Candle Flame (feat. Erick the Architect),” “Dominoes,” Every Night”3. Neil Young — Chrome DreamsFeatured Songs: “Will to Love,” “Like a Hurricane,” “Look Out for My Love”4. Joell Ortiz & L’Orange — SignatureFeatured Songs: “Uncle Chris Car,” “Therapeutic,” “OG,” “One Day”5. Son Lux — Alternate FormsFeatured Songs: “Ransom (All Innocence),” “Alternate Worlds (Alternate Life),” “Easy (Fight to Forget),” “No Crimes (New History)”Lightning Round: Bonnie “Prince” Billy — Keeping Secrets Will Destroy YouG Flip — DrummerKarol G — Mañana Será Bonito (Bichota Season)Tash Sultana — “Bitter Lovers (feat. BJ The Chicago Kid)” (Single)Other notable releases for Aug. 11:K.A.A.N. — The Death of a Rapper Lawrence English & Lea Bertucci — Chthonic Les Imprimés — Rêverie Louis Cato — Reflections Peter McPoland — Piggy Public Image Ltd. — End of WorldSpencer Zahn — Statues I Suzi Quatro & KT Tunstall — Face to Face

Read More NPR Music’s picks for the best albums out this week include Noname’s long-awaited Sundial, Karol G’s Mañana Será Bonito (Bichota Season), a long-lost Neil Young release and more.Featured Albums:1. Noname — SundialFeatured Songs: “Oblivion (feat. Atyoni & Common),” “Beauty Supply,” “Namesake”2. Jungle — VolcanoFeatured Songs: “Us Against the World,” “Candle Flame (feat. Erick the Architect),” “Dominoes,” Every Night”3. Neil Young — Chrome DreamsFeatured Songs: “Will to Love,” “Like a Hurricane,” “Look Out for My Love”4. Joell Ortiz & L’Orange — SignatureFeatured Songs: “Uncle Chris Car,” “Therapeutic,” “OG,” “One Day”5. Son Lux — Alternate FormsFeatured Songs: “Ransom (All Innocence),” “Alternate Worlds (Alternate Life),” “Easy (Fight to Forget),” “No Crimes (New History)”Lightning Round: Bonnie “Prince” Billy — Keeping Secrets Will Destroy YouG Flip — DrummerKarol G — Mañana Será Bonito (Bichota Season)Tash Sultana — “Bitter Lovers (feat. BJ The Chicago Kid)” (Single)Other notable releases for Aug. 11:K.A.A.N. — The Death of a Rapper Lawrence English & Lea Bertucci — Chthonic Les Imprimés — Rêverie Louis Cato — Reflections Peter McPoland — Piggy Public Image Ltd. — End of WorldSpencer Zahn — Statues I Suzi Quatro & KT Tunstall — Face to Face