While this is undoubtedly 2010’s last substantive week for releases, Lil Wayne, Travis Barker, Wiz Khalifa, and rising star Yelawolf breathe some hope into the first quarter with their recent announcements.

December 21
9th Wonder – 9th’s Opus: It’s A Wonderful World Music Group Volume 1 [Physical Release]
Avant – Wake Up [Physical Release]
Brand Nubian – Enter The Dubstep Volume 2
Cashmere – Take Me Away [Digital Release]
Cyssero – Destined For Greatness [Digital Release]
David Banner & 9th Wonder – Death Of A Popstar
Dru Down – Chronicles Of A Pimp
Ghostface Killah – Apollo Kids
Jahdan Blakkamoore – Babylon Nightmare [Digital Release]
Jamie Foxx – Best Night Of My Life
Keri Hilson – No Boys Allowed
Keyshia Cole – Calling All Hearts
Messy Marv – Shooting Range Part 2 [Digital Release]
Mikkey Halsted – The Darkroom [Digital Release]
Ras Kass & DJ Rhettmatic – A.D.I.D.A.S. [Physical Release]
Red McFly – Back To The Future [Digital Release]
Sneakerbox Chock – Hip Tops Or Low EP [Digital Release]
Statik Selektah – The Left-Overs (Of What’s To Come…) (EP) [Digital Release]
Yasin & Roads-Art – The Rocky Road [Digital Release]

December 28
Dougie-D – Da Realest Guerilla Of Da Maab [Digital Release]
Elusive – District 2 District [The Remixes] [Physical Release]
Lone Ninja – Fatal Peril
Planet Asia – Crack Belt Theatre [Digital Release]
Tomorrow, Yesterday – To… From… [The Re-Gift]

January 4
Evil Ebenezer & Factor – Widows Creek [Digital Release]
GMJ – Beat Dreamer [Digital Release]
Sunspot Jonz – Galaxy Of Dreams

January 11
Georgia Anne Muldrow – Vweto
The Jacka – Flight Risk
Knoc-Turn’Al – Knoc’s Ville [Digital Release]
Lecrae – Rehab: The Overdose
Marvin Sapp – Beginnings: The Early Years
N*E*R*D – The Best Of N*E*R*D
Ryu Black – Perfect Heaven: The Ryu Black Musical
Shunda K – The Most Wanted
Turf Talk – Turf Sinatra
Verbal Kent – Save Yourself [Digital Release]

Other Recent Announcements
Mistah F.A.B., DJ Rah2k & The Empire – I Found My Backpack [Digital Release] [January 18]
JC Poppe – Shadowlands & Tea Party [January 25]
Paul Wall – Politics As Usual [January 25]
Dewaun Parker – The Decision [February TBA]
Lil Wayne – Tha Carter IV [February TBA]
OuterSpace – My Brother’s Keeper [February TBA]
Matisyahu – Live At Stubb’s Vol. II [February 1]
Philthy Rich – Trippin’ For Life [February 1]
Roc Marciano – Marcberg [Vinyl Release] [February 1]
Chris Faust – FAUST [February 15]
X-Raided – Unforgiven Vol. 3: Vindication [February 15]
Ayatollah – Fingertips [Vinyl Release] [February 22]
Diplo – Riddimentary [February 22]
Travis Barker – Give The Drummer Some [February 22]
Wiz Khalifa – TBD [March TBA]
YelaWolf – Radioactive [March TBA]
Luck-One – True Theory [March 8]
Reks – R.E.K.S. [March 8]
DJ I-Dee – DJ’s Have Feelings Too… But Can’t Rap [March 15]
Lloyd – King Of Hearts [March 15]
Pitbull – Planet Pit [March 22]
Stephen Marley – Revelation Part 1: The Roots Of Life [March 22]
Blitz The Ambassador – Native Sun [April TBA]
Musiq Soulchild – TBD [April TBA]
J-Live – S.P.T.A. (Said Person Of That Ability) [April 5]
Jay Rock – Follow Me Home [May TBA]
The-Dream – Love Affair [June 7]
Monica – TBD [July TBA]