Singer The-Dream announced last week that his upcoming release IV Play will be pushed back three weeks to May 28. Chris Brown confirmed last week that he will be releasing his sixth studio album and that Compton rapper Kendrick Lamar will be featured on it. X has no release date set yet but many believe the album will help repair the singer’s damaged image.

Leimert Park, California native Dom Kennedy announced that he will release what has become a yearly summertime album. Get Home Safely will be next on the docket for Dom and should to be out in time to accompany your summer barbecue. Tech N9ne confirmed June 25 as the drop date for his next album, Something Else. Finally, Rittz chooses April 30 as the release date for his next albumThe Life & Times Of Johnny Valiant. The album will feature Big K.R.I.T., Tech N9ne, Mike Posner and Yelawolf.

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April 2

Tyler, The Creator – Wolf
Kidz In The Hall – Wishful Drinking EP

April 9

Tyga – Hotel California
Rich Boy – Break The Pot
Silent Knight – Busy Is My Best Friend II

April 16

Illogic & Blockhead – Capture The Sun
Ghostface Killah & Adrian Younge – Twelve Reasons To Die
N.O.R.E. (as P.A.P.I.) – Student Of The Game
Ryan Leslie – Black Mozart

April 20

Styles P & Scram Jones – Float

April 23

Talib Kweli – Prisoner Of Consciousness
Kid CuDi – Indicud
Snoop Lion – Reincarnated


April 24

Mitchy Slick – Feet Match The Paint

April 30

Chrisette Michele – Better
LL Cool J – Authentic
R.A. The Rugged Man – Legends Never Die
Rittz – The Life & Times Of Johnny Valiant

May 7

The-Dream – Fourplay
Havoc – 13
Gene The Southern Child & Parallel Thought – Artillery Splurgin’

May 14

Eve – Lip Lock

May 21

French Montana – Excuse My French
YMCMB – Rich Gang: Flashy Lifestyle

May 28

Aceyalone – Leanin’ On Slick
The-Dream – IV Play

June 25

Serengeti – Kenny Dennis
Tech N9ne – Something Else
Wale – The Gifted

July 2

Gucci Mane – Trap House III 

July 16

Ace Hood – Trials & Tribulations
Statik Selektah – Extended Play


Chris Brown – X
Future & Rocko – TBA
Dom Kennedy – Get Home Safely

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