Albums to come in 2021

Lots of albums have already been announced for this year, including Coldplay, ABBA, Ed Sheeran and Little Mix.

Below, check out Official Charts' calendar of upcoming album releases for 2021. Be sure to check back often for updates as new albums are announced each week.

September 17

Daughtry - Dearly Beloved

Don Broco - Amazing Things

Genesis - The Last Domino? The Hits

James Vincent McMorrow - Grapefruit Season

Lil Nas X - Montero

September 24

The Lathums - How Beautiful Life Can Be

Nao - And Then Life Was Beautiful

Natalie Imbruglia - Firebird

X Ambassadors - The Beautiful Liar

October 1

Brandi Carlile - In These Silent Days

Lady Gaga & Tony Bennett - Love For Sale

Ray Blk - Access Denied

The Script - Tales From The Script

The Specials - Protest Songs 1924-2012

Sugababes - One Touch (20th anniversary reissue)

October 8 

James Arthur - It'll All Make Sense In The End

Ladyhawke - Time Flies

Sam Fender - Seventeen Going Under

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October 15

Coldplay - Music of The Spheres

Joy Crookes - Skin

October 22

Bullet For My Valentine - Bullet For My Valentine

Duran Duran - Future Past

Elton John - The Lockdown Sessions

Lana Del Rey - Blue Banisters

October 29

Ed Sheeran - =

November 5

ABBA - Voyage

Diana Ross - Thank You

November 12 

Courtney Barnett - Things Take Time, Take Time

Little Mix - Between Us

November 19

Elbow - Flying Dream 1

Matt Goss - The Beautiful Unknown

Robert Plant & Alison Krauss - Raise The Roof

Sting - The Bridge

December 3

JLS - 2.0

Date TBA

Avril Lavigne
The Canadian singer-songwriter will release her seventh album this year, posting on Instagram that its lead single will be released in the summer.

Travis Barker confirmed on Instagram that the band will release a new album in 2021.

Brockhampton - TBA
The band will release what is potentially their final album together "before the end of the year," according to frontman Kevin Abstract.

Cardi B
Last August Cardi said in a US radio interview that she was plotting her next move after the global smash WAP, but was hesitant to give a release date until the pandemic is under control. "I have other projects coming out that doesn't involve music,” she said, “but when it comes to music I think I'm going to put out another single.” 

Cardi B

Gwen Stefani
Gwen has confirmed her fifth studio album, saying the record is a return to her ska and reggae-influenced roots. 

J Hus 
The London rapper says he hopes to release his third album by August, and it will feature a mammoth 26 tracks. 

Juice WRLD - The Party Never Ends

Kendrick Lamar
Kendrick has kept relatively quiet about when fans can expect new music, but given he was due to headline last year’s Glastonbury and British Summertime Hyde Park, we wouldn’t be surprised if he dropped the follow-up to his critically acclaimed DAMN. this year.