Looking Ahead: A Release Calendar for Upcoming Albums

Danny Clinch
Bruce Springsteen

With more and more music released each year, it's a near impossible task to keep track of everything that's coming. From pop to hip-hop to alternative to K-pop to country, the choices made available feel endless -- not to mention vinyl, re-releases and collectible editions.  

Below, check out Billboard's running calendar of upcoming releases to make sure you're in the know; check back often for updates to our schedule of albums to look forward to each each. 

June 14

A Beacon School, Cola

Anat Cohen Tentet, Triple Helix

Augustine, Wishful Thinking EP

Bad Books, III

Baroness, Gold & Grey

Bastille, Doom Days

Bill Callahan, Shepherd in a Sheepskin Vest

Bruce Springsteen, Western Stars

Calexico & Iron & Wine, Years to Burn

Calliope Musicals, Color/Sweat

Chris Gale, A Cloud

Chris Robinson Brotherhood, Servants of the Sun

Christopher Willits, Sunset

Cisco Adler, Hippieland

Clay Rendering, California Black Vows

Courtney Hartman, Ready Reckoner

Crumb, Jinx

David Champagne, Agnostic Gospel Vol. II: Bad Choices Make Good Stories

The Darling Fire, Dark Celebration

Eva Gardner, Chasing Ghosts EP

Frank LoCrasto, Lost Dispatch

Front Biz, Lunch Money

Greg Felden, Made of Strings

Hayden James, Between Us

illiterates, Goddamn Gun-Toting Junkie Camaro Enthusiasts

Jamestown Revival, San Isabel

Jordan Rakei, Origin

Julia Shapiro, Perfect Version

Kate Tempest, The Books of Traps and Lessons

Katie Toupin, Magnetic Moves

Lettuce, Elevate

Loote, lost EP

Lukas Nelson & Promise of the Real, Turn Off the News (Build a Garden)

Madonna, Madame X

Marco McKinnis, E-Merse EP

Mattiel, Satis Factory

Max Jury, Modern World

Meernaa, Heart Hunger

Mike Adams At His Honest Weight, There Is No Feeling Better

Mndsgn, Snaxx

Noah Kahan, Busyhead

Noel Gallagher's High Flying Birds, Black Star Dancing EP

Old Man Luedecke, Easy Money

Ramonda Hammer, I Never Wanted Company

Robin Alice, Here and There EP

SadGirl, Water

Scarlet Parke, Flight Risk

Sky Civilian, Open Door EP

Two Door Cinema Club, False Alarm

Various Artists, Electronic Voyages: Early Moog Recordings 1964-1969

X Ambassadors, Orion

Yoke Lore, Meditations EP


June 20

Absolutely Free, Geneva Freeport EP


June 21

A Deer A Horse, Everything Rots That Is Rotten EP

Bedouine, Bird Songs of a Killjoy

black midi, Schlagenheim

Black Pumas, Black Pumas

Bokassa, Crimson Riders

Cherokee, Californism EP

Chris Shiflett, Hard Lessons

Collective Soul, Blood

The Diplomats of Solid Sound Return, A Higher Place

Divino Nino, Foam

Drivin N Crying, Live the Love Beautiful

Eric Tessmer, EP 2

Erin Durant, Islands

Hackensaw Boys, A Fireproof House of Sunshine EP

Harry and the Potters, Lumos

Hatchie, Keepsake

Hollywood Vampires, Rise

Hot Chip, A Bath Full of Ecstasy

iLoveMakonnen, M3 EP

Kirin J. Callinan, Return to Center

Lipphead, Lipphead EP

Loladre, TBA

Mannequin Pussy, Patience

Mark Ronson, Late Night Feelings

Pell, Gravity

Quantic, Atlantic Oscillations

The Raconteurs, Help Us Stranger

Richard Reed Perry, Quiet River of Dust Vol. 2: That Side of the River

Rob Burger, The Grid

Russian Girlfriends, In the Parlance of Our Time

Scone Cash Players, As the Screw Turns


Titus Andronicus, An Obelisk

Two Door Cinema Club, False Alarm

Van Aldren, You're Not What You Used To Be EP

Various Artists, Jambu e Os Miticos Sons Da Amazonia

Willie Nelson, Ride Me Back Home


June 22

Young Mammals, Lost in Lima


June 24

Prettiest Eyes, Vol. 3


June 26

Jon Waltz, Monochrome


June 27

Sure Sure, What's It Like EP


June 28

Abraham Alexander, Abraham Alexander EP

Andre Bratten, Pax Americana

The Appleseed Cast, The Fleeting Light of Impermanence

Austin Plaine, Stratford

Bene, TBA

Black Grapefruit, Fade/Forget

The Black Keys, "Let's Rock"

Chase Atlantic, Phases

Erik Koskinen, Burning the Deal

Gabrielle Marlena, Manners

Giant in the Lighthouse, Waving EP

Graveyard Club, Goodnight Paradise

Great Good Fine Ok, GGFOUR EP

Grebes, House Creature

Ingrid Michaelson, Stranger Songs

Jade Jackson, Wilderness

Jonah Yano, nervous EP

Julia Michaels, Inner Monologue Part 2

The Local Strangers, When We Were Honest

Makeunder, Pale Cicada

Mega Bog, Dolphine

Miro Shot, Servers EP

Mustard, Perfect 10

Night Moves, Can You Really Find Me

Outer Spaces, Gazing Globe

Philary, I Complain

Pinero | Serene, Dark Matter

Raheem Devaughn, The Love Reunion

Resavoir, Resavoir

Society of the Silver Cross, 1 Verse

Sofia Bolt, Waves

Spirits Having Fun, Auto-Portrait

Summer Cannibals, Can't Tell Me No


July 3

DYGL, Songs of Innocence & Experience


July 5

Abbath, Outstrider


Joey Cape, Let Me Know When You Give Up

New Pharaohs, Antelias

The Soft Cavalry, The Soft Cavalry


July 8

Oceans of the Moon, Oceans of the Moon


July 12

Africa Express, EGOLI

Big K.R.I.T., K.R.I.T. IZ HERE

Bleached, Don't You Think You've Had Enough?


Carmen Villain, Both Lines Will Be Blue

Christina LaRocca, These Are My Whiskey Dreams...

Dean Hurley, Anthology Resource Vol. II: Philosophy of Beyond

Drab Majesty, Modern Mirror

Ed Sheeran, No. 6 Collaborations Project

E.G. Phillips, At Home at Sea

Erasers, Pulse Point

Girlfriend Material, Cool Car

Glitterer, Looking Through the Shades

Glitter Moneyyy, Binge

Grand Vapids, Eat the Shadow

Imperial Teen, Now We Are Timeless

Julio Nickels, Feeling Fickle

K.Flay, Solutions

Kool Keith, KEITH

Nate Mercereau, Joy Techniques

Origami Ghosts, Healthy Travel Potions

Palace, Life After

Penelope Isles, Until the Tide Creeps In

Pieces of a Man, Made in Pieces

Purple Mountains, Purple Mountains

Torche, Admission

Tycho, Weather

Wear Your Wounds, Rust on the Gates of Heaven

Will Fox, Which Way

Yuna, Rouge


July 17

Chris LaRocc, Saudade EP


July 19

Ada Lea, what we say in private

avery r. young, tubman.

Drum & Lace, semi songs

Ecce Shnak, Metamorphejawns

Generationals, Reader As Detective

Heron, Sun Release


IDER, Emotional Education

Jacob Collier, Djesse - Volume 2

Jenny Tolman, There Goes the Neighborhood

Jesse Palter, Paper Trail

Joanie & Matt, Sterling

Lingua Ignota, Caligula

Little Slugger, I Want to Live Here Forever

The Liza Colby Sound, Object to Impossible Destination

Sabrina Carpenter, Singular: Act II

Scott Stapp, The Space Between the Shadows

Sleepwalkers, Ages

Sum 41, Order in Decline

Through Fire, All Animal

Tony Molina, Songs From San Mateo County


July 24

REZZ, Beyond the Senses EP


July 26

Alison Sudol, Moonlite EP

Andy Grammer, Naive

Ariana and the Rose, Constellations Phase 1 EP

Body of Light, Time to Kill

Bryony Jarman-Pinto, Cage and Aviary

Caamp, By and By

Justin Moore, Late Nights and Longnecks


Lisel, Angels on the Slope

Luray, Dig

minihorse, Living Room Art

Mini Mansions, Guy Walks Into a Bar...

Monomotion, Fujisan EP

NF, The Search

Night Riots, New State of Mind

Of Monsters & Men, Fever Dream

Pascale Project, Be Urself

Strange Ranger, Remembering the Rockets

They Art Is Murder, TBA

Violent Femmes, Hotel Last Resort


July 27



August 1

Follakzoid, I


August 2

Arthur Moon, Arthur Moon

Bad Heaven Ltd., strength

Cherie Currie & Brie Darlin, The Motivator


Cross Record, Cross Record

Elaina Kay, Issues

Francis Lung, A Dream Is U

Jack West, For the Record

Mabel, High Expectations

Merival, Lesson

Northlane, Allen

Possible Humans, Everybody Split

Russian Circles, Blood Year

Slaughter Beach, Dog, Safe and Also No Fear

The Teskey Brothers, Run Home Slow

Ty Seagall, First Taste

Volbeat, Rewind, Replay, Rebound

Various Artists, Woodstock - Back to the Garden: The Definitive 50th Anniversary Archive


August 7

Primaveras, Anthropometries EP


August 9

Electric Youth, Memory Emotion

Fionn Regan, Cala

Gold Child, Gold Child

Kevin George, My Darling Demon

Marika Hackman, Any Human Friend

Maybe April, The Other Side

Olivia Lane, The One EP

Ra Ra Riot, Superbloom

Slipknot, We Are Not Your Kind

Smooth Hound Smith, Dog in a Manger

Strung Out, Songs of Armor and Devotion

Various artists, Mashed Potato Records, Vols. 1 & 2


August 16

Ben Eunson, Ace

Drew Holcomb & The Neighbors, Dragons

Hanne Hukkelberg, Birthmark

Madison Cunningham, Who Are You Now

Pro Teens, Twos

Ride, This Is Not a Safe Place

Saint Slumber, YOUTH//3 EP


August 23

Dalton Domino, Songs From the Exile

Esther Rose, You Made It This Far

Jay Som, Anak Ko

Lionel Richie, Hello From Las Vegas

Modern Nature, How to Live

Oh, Rose, While My Father Sleeps

The Rails, Cancel the Sun

Raphael Saadiq, Jimmy Lee

Redd Kross, Beyond the Door

The Rubinoos, From Home

Seratones, POWER

Sunny War, Shell of a Girl

Yokosawa Shunichiro, Haiji


August 28

Garcons, TBA

Kills Birds, Kills Birds


August 30

Close Talker, How Do We Stay Here

Ezra Furman, Twelve Nudes

Kidnap, TBA

Sheryl Crow, Threads

Tool, TBA

Velvet Negroni, Neon Brown


September 6

Adam Green, Engine of Paradise

Bat for Lashes, Lost Girls

Del Barber, Easy Keeper

Lower Dens, The Competition

Scoville Unit, Scoville Unit


September 13

The Lumineers, III

Pretend Collective, Pretend Collective

(Sandy) Alex G, House of Sugar


September 20

Heather Mae, Glimmer

Hua Li, Dynasty

Keane, Cause and Effect


September 27

Emergency Tiara, Unsofisticated Circus

Girl Band, The Talkies

Temples, Hot Motion


October 4

The Darkness, Easter Is Cancelled

Mika, My Name Is Michael Holbrook

WIVES, So Removed


October 11

Good Graces, Prose and Consciousness


November 1

Signe Marie Rustad, When Words Flew Freely


November 8

Kate Davis, Trophy


November 15

The Ninth Wave, Infancy Pt. 2