Big hitters such as Drake, Cardi B and Nicki Minaj all released new material with tracks including ‘Nice For What’ and ‘I Like It’ destined to become the party anthems of this summer.
Then there was Janelle Monae’s genre-bending new album Dirty Computer mixing up R&B, pop and rock to jubilant effect.
There was also the arrival of eagerly awaited and much-hyped debuts from acts like Goat Girl, an all-female indie band from London, and pop collaborator extraordinaire Anne-Marie.
This month saw the welcome return of Florence + The Machine, who released her first track since 2015 with ‘Sky Full Of Song’, while late singer Prince also made an unlikely comeback with his rendition of ‘Nothing Compares 2 U’.
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