New Music Friday: Chris Brown, Meek Mill & Rick Ross, Lil Durk and more


From long-awaited collaborative projects to sequel albums and fresh new singles, check out this week’s New Music Friday for the culture’s latest and greatest in music.

Meek Mill & Rick RossToo Good to be True — After much anticipation, the MMG duo dropped off their star-studded joint album, including features from FutureWaleThe-Dream and Jeremih

Chris Brown11:11  For the singer’s 11th studio album, which arrived a day ahead of its originally intended November 11 release date, Brown included 22 tracks to make a double album. The project boasts appearances from Byron Messia, Future, Davido and others.

Kodak BlackWhen I was Dead — The Florida rapper returned with his latest effort, an 18-track, nearly featureless collection full of the bluntly honest rap he’s known for delivering.

YoungBoy Never Broke AgainDecided 2 — A follow up to 2018’s Decided, the Louisiana rapper’s new album includes three previously released singles.

Lil Durk, “Smurk Carter” — With inspiration drawn from Lil Wayne and Jay-Z, the Chicago rapper dropped off his latest single and music video. Fans say it has a different flow than Durk’s normal drill rap.

Armani White, “Breathe” — Following the success of his breakthrough hit “Billie Eilish,” the Philadelphia native dropped off a new, bass-heavy, upbeat single. 

Hot New Hip-Hop:

Megan Thee Stallion— “Cobra

K Camp— “Spin the Block

Scar Lip— “No Statements

Jekalyn Carr— “I Believe God

Brent Faiyaz ft. Missy Elliott & Lil Gray— “Last One Left

Lola Brooke ft. French Montana— “Pit Stop

Rick Ross Meek Mill— “Lyrical Eazy

–Brent Faiyaz– “Best Time

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