The summer season is always filled with tons of new music. However, this fall is shaping up to be a whirlwind of new melodies and fresh lyrics. What’s even better is that the next few months are not just brimming with new songs, but with album releases. Whether you like the folksy crooning of Mumford & Sons or the whiplash-inducing lyrics of Kanye West, your musical appetite will definitely be satisfied. We’ve got a list of some of our top picks for the Fall. Check them out…and share your own!
Kanye West’s new album, Cruel Summer, is set to release on September 4th. The artist will pair up with Skrillex in one of his new songs, though the album has not released the tracks as of yet. Love him or hate him, West is one of the more consistent artists these days, producing very popular songs in each of his albums.
You might also want to check out: Busta Rhymes Year or the Dragon (August 21st), Wiz Khalifa O.N.I.F.C. (September 18th)
Mumford & Sons “Babel” coming out into stores September 25th has been in the works for a while. The band started writing songs for this album over the last two years. Dwane says, “the album is full of aliveness.” The group has been on tour, constantly traveling all around the world. The band’s main theme of the new album will focus on being away from loved ones as it was felt by the band members.
You might also want to check out: Dave Matthews Band Away from the World (September 11th), Imagine Dragons Night Visions (September 4th), Matt and Kim Lightning (October 2nd)
Taylor Swift’s album, “Red” is rumored to come out on October 22nd. She said the name came from all the different emotions she has experienced from her crazy relationships. Recently released was the single “Never Ever Getting Back Together.”
You might also check out: Christina Aguilera’s new single Your Body (September 10th) and Nelly Furtado’s The Spirit Indestructible (September 18th)
Deadmau5’s album will be set to release on September 14th. The album titled, >Album Title Goes Here<, is available to be viewed on iTunes. However, only one of his songs called, “Professional Griefers” (feat. Gerard Way) is available to buy.
You might also check out: Major Lazer Free the Universe (November 6th), Calvin Harris Calvin Harris (October 29th)
Akon is excited to release his new album Stadium September 11th. It will be his 4th album released in his career. He described the album as “a piece of everything.”
You might also check out: Trey Songz Chapter V (August 27th), and DJ Khaled (August 21st)
Which album will you be picking up?
Written by Guest Blogger, Matt Goldberg