Lewis Capaldi headlines this week’s #NewMusicFriday with his debut album Divinely Uninspired to a Hellish Extent.
The Scotsman’s first LP contains the Number 1 single Someone You Loved, Top 5 hit Hold Me While You Wait and his Top 40 breakthrough Grace. The album had already broken records prior to its release, becoming the most pre-added album ever on Apple Music. Read our chat with Lewis talking us through the tracklisting.
The National follow up their first UK Number 1 album 2017’s Sleep Well Beast with their eighth studio album I Am Easy To Find, Carly Rae Jepsen shares her fourth record Dedicated, Paul McCartney releases the Explorer’s Edition of his Top 3 album Egypt Station, plus there are other new albums from DJ Khaled, Interpol, Rammstein and Slowthai.
On the singles front, Halsey puts out Nightmare, another taste of her upcoming third album, Shakespears Sister present their first single as a duo in 26 years All The Queen’s Horses, Charli XCX and Lizzo are “bout 2 save pop music” with Blame It On Your Love, and Adam Lambert trails his fourth studio album with its lead single New Eyes.
Also be on the lookout for tracks from Biffy Clyro, Eleni Foureira, Elton John & Tamar Egerton, Lana Del Rey, Madison Beer, Madonna, Mark Ronson ft. YEBBA and OneRepublic.