Christine and the Queens headlines this week's #NewMusicFriday.
Chris, the sophomore record from the acclaimed French singer-songwriter, includes the singles Girlfriend and 5 Dollars. Christine's debut album Chaleur Humaine peaked at Number 2 on the Official Albums Chart.
Prince album Piano & A Microphone 1983 is released posthumously this week, the content of which were found on a cassette at his Paisley Park home following his death. Unheard home recordings of Purple Rain and 17 Days are included on the set.
Also this week, Suede put out their eighth studio album The Blue Hour, hip-hop collective Brockhampton release their first major label album Iridescence, and Josh Groban drops his eighth studio LP called Bridges.
Looking at Official Singles Chart contenders, Mumford & Sons deliver their new song Guiding Light, Rita Ora shares her new track Let You Love Me, Avril Lavigne gives us Head Above Water, the first taste of her new album, and The Chainsmokers continue their monthly release schedule with This Feeling ft. Kelsea Ballerini.
Other new songs impacting #NewMusicFriday come from Au/Ra, Andrea Bocelli, Fifth Harmony's Dinah Jane, HRVY, Imagine Dragons, French Montana ft. Drake, Nao and Lana Del Rey.