Sara Bareilles

"The Blessed Unrest"

Producers: various

Epic Records

Release date: July 16

Relocation to New York and romantic turmoil are key factors in ­Bareilles’ most ambitious album yet. She tries a variety of sonic flavors, from the anthemic first single “Brave” to the spectral “Satellite Call,” all while looking for light and love in some pretty dark places. —Gary Graff


Skylar Grey

"Don’t Look Down"

Producers: various


Release date: July 9

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