R&B

Chrisette Michele

"Better"

Producers: various

Motown Records

Release Date: June 11

As the title suggests, Michele's compelling voice has never sounded better. Paced by lead single "A Couple of Forevers," the tight set brims with strong tracks and well-chosen features (Wale, 2 Chainz, Bilal) that winningly showcase Michele's supple, emotive vocals. Standouts include "Love Won't Leave Me Out" and "Visual Love." -Gail Mitchell

 

AMERICANA

Jason Isbell

"Southeastern"

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