Ron Trent (pictured) and Chez Damier's new box set, Prescription: Word, Sound & Power, is out now. Bernie Van Vlijmen/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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Sui Zhen's new album, Secretly Susan, is out now via Twosyllable Records. Prue Stent/Courtest of the artist hide caption

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Sui Zhen, 'Hangin' On'

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King Woman's new album, Created In The Image Of Suffering, comes out Feb. 24. Rob Williamson/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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Sunny Sweeney's new album, Trophy, comes out March 10. Christina Feddersen/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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Sunny Sweeney, 'Bottle By My Bed'

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Aye Nako's new album, Silver Haze, comes out April 7. Joe Mccann/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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07Particle Mace

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Charly Bliss' debut album, Guppy, comes out April 21. Shervin Lainez/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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Charly Bliss

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In Lemaitre's video for "Playing To Lose," two strangers affect each other's lives in unexpected ways. Vevo hide caption

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01Playing To Lose (Feat. Stanaj)

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01Dirty Rain

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"I can say without ego that I've influenced many artists from Atlanta to embrace evolution and growth—visually, sonically, fashionably," Rome Fortune tells NPR. YouTube hide caption

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01Blicka Blicka Remixes

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Half Waif's new EP, form/a, comes out Feb. 24. Landon Speers/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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04Frost Burn

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Sonder's new EP, Into, is out now. Markpeaced/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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06Searchin

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01Seven Days

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Nnamdi Ogbonnaya's new album, DROOL, comes out March 3. Johnny Fabrizio/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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05dOn't turn me Off (feat. JD AKA ThrashKitten & Mal Devisa)

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Charlie Worsham's new album, Beginning Of Things, comes out April 21. Allister Ann/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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01The Beginning Of Things

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