This Week's New Music

Kendrick Lamar, DAMN. If Kendrick Lamar’s 2015 album To Pimp a Butterfly was a dense, sprawling masterwork about spiritual crisis and unholy temptation, then Damn. is a more intimate study about the nature of fear, whether it’s being targeted by a society that demonizes his blackness (“XXX,” which…

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This Week's New Music

This week's releases tackle a spate of modern-day issues, from Father John Misty's intellectually compelling ruminations to Joey Bada$$' take on the state of the urban landscape. But The Chainsmokers finally drop a full-length that should buoy your spirits along with the pop punk fuzz of Diet Cig, the…

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This Week's New Music

This week's new releases include singles from Chris Brown and Mary J. Blige, the return of Brit rockers Wire and Paul Weller, hip-hop from Kodak Black, Young Dolph, G-Eazy and more. Kodak Black, Painting Pictures On his debut major-label project, Kodak Black claims that he paints pictures. “I don’t…

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This Week's New Music

It’s another week of great new music with releases from R&B singers Trey Songz and Kevin Ross, hip-hop delivered by Raekwon and Mike Will Made-It, alt rock from Hold Steady frontman Craig Finn, indie supergroup BNQT, Gorillaz and more. Trey Songz, Tremaine On Trey Songz’ seventh album,…

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This Week's New Music

It’s another week of great new music with releases from Drake, Pitbull, Spoon, Rick Ross, Depeche Mode and more. Drake, More Life “I brought the game to its knees,” brags Drake on “Free Smoke.” So, how to keep the party going? More Life, which Drake has described as a…

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Napster’s New Interactive Playlist Maker Gets a Fun GIPHY Twist

Power to the Playlist! Today we’re excited to launch Napster’s new Interactive Playlist Maker available today for iOS and Android. We built a new suggestion wizard – a Tinder-like song recommender – with some tools from our friends at GIPHY to simplify and personalize the process of building and sharing…

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