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Drake reacts in the first half during Game 5 of the 2019 NBA Finals between the Golden State Warriors and the Toronto Raptors. The rapper dropped new music in celebration of the Raptors championship win. Gregory Shamus/Getty Images hide caption

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The rapper Goldlink. His new album, Diaspora, is on our shortlist for the best new releases of the week. Joyce Ng/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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New Music Friday: Our Top 8 Albums Out June 14

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Lizzo performing live at The TLA in Philadelphia. Lissa Alicia/WXPN hide caption

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Lizzo On World Cafe

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Bushwick Bill, performing at Los Angeles State Historic Park on August 5, 2018. The rapper died June 9, 2019 following an earlier diagnosis of pancreatic cancer. Scott Dudelson/Getty Images hide caption

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Bushwick Bill, Of Houston Rap Group Geto Boys, Dead At 52

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Left to right: Scarface, Bushwick Bill and Willie D of the Geto Boys perform in Houston in 2015. Marco Torres/HOU/VMG via Getty Images hide caption

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Stressed Out: How 'Mind Playing Tricks On Me' Gave Anxiety A Home In Hip-Hop

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Compton rapper YG. His latest release, 4REAL 4REAL, is on our short list for the best new albums dropping on May 24. Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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New Music Friday: Our Top 7 Albums Out On May 24

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Duckwrth performs at 2018 BET Experience in Los Angeles. The rapper's latest project, The Falling Man, is due out May 17. Aaron J. Thornton/Getty Images hide caption

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Duckwrth Treats Hip-Hop As His Missionary Work

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Anderson .Paak & The Free Nationals perform at 2019 Coachella Valley Music And Arts Festival on April 19, 2019. .Paak's single "Make Me Better" featuring Smokey Robinson is featured on this month's Heavy Rotation. Kevin Winter/Getty Images for Coachella hide caption

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Baloji's Kaniama: The Yellow Version is due out May 3. Kyle Weeks/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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Baloji Finds His Freedom In Between Genres

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