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Chaka Khan's Hello Happiness is on our short list of the best albums out on Feb. 15. Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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New Music Friday: Our Top Six Albums Out Feb. 15

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David Rawlings and Gillian Welch wrote "When A Cowboy Trades His Spurs For Wings" for the Joel and Ethan Cohen Film The Ballad of Buster Scruggs. Henry Diltz/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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Clockwise from upper left: Pkew Pkew Pkew, Amanda Palmer, Budos Band, Daniel Norgren Courtesy of the artists hide caption

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New Mix: Amanda Palmer, Pkew Pkew Pkew, The Budos Band, More

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Music Inspired By The Film Roma is on our short list of the best albums out on Feb. 8. Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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New Music Friday: Our Top 7 Albums Out Feb. 8

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Clockwise from upper left: Billie Eilish, Many Rooms, Lucy Dacus, T Bone Burnett, John Vanderslice Courtesy of the artists hide caption

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New Mix: Billie Eilish, Lucy Dacus, John Vanderslice, More

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Cherry Glazerr's fourth full-length, Stuffed and Ready, is on our short list for the best albums out on Feb. 01. Pamela Littky/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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New Music Friday For Feb. 1: The 6 Albums You Need To Hear Now

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Remembering The Beatles' Rooftop Gig, 50 Years Later, With Someone Who Was There

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Clockwise from upper left: Better Oblivion Community Center, Heather Woods Broderick, Mdou Moctar, Bellows Courtesy of the artists hide caption

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New Mix: Better Oblivion Community Center, Bellows, Duster & More

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Compton rapper Boogie's new album Everything's For Sale is on our short list for the best albums out on Jan. 25. Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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New Music Friday For Jan. 25: The 6 Albums You Should Hear Now

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Hear 2 New Vampire Weekend Songs And A Conversation With Ezra Koenig

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