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Juliana Hatfield's puts her own spin Olivia Newton-John's 80s-era hits. David Doobinin/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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Juliana Hatfield Sings The Hits Of 'Old Friend' Olivia Newton-John

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Swan Songs: Music For Your Final Exit

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Beyoncé headlines 2018 Coachella Valley Music And Arts Festival Weekend 1 on Saturday, in Indio, Calif. Larry Busacca/Getty Images for Coachella hide caption

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Tinashe's Joyride is one of the standout albums being released on April 13. Dennis Leupold/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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New Music Friday: April 13

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Kali Uchis' latest album Isolation draws from the Colombian-American singer's love for bossa nova, funk, pop and more. Felipe Q Noguiera/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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Guest DJ Kali Uchis On How Astrud Gilberto And N.E.R.D. Inspired Her Debut Album

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New Mix: Ólafur Arnalds, Khruangbin, Whyte Horses, Ari Roar, More

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Kali Uchis' major label debut pulls from the singer's Colombian roots and incorporates her love of funk, pop and bossa nova. Interscope Records hide caption

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Kali Uchis Finds Her Peace In 'Isolation'

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Kylie Minogue's Golden is among the best new albums out on Apr. 6. Simon Emmett/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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New Music Friday: April 6

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Cuco's music has reached far beyond his bedroom studio thanks to an explosion of interest on Twitter and other social platforms. Abraham Recio/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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Cuco Is The Cariño Of Young Latinos Who Keep Dreaming

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To celebrate all the amazing places artists brought desks for this year's Contest, we made a supercut of some of our favorite desks outside their natural habitats. YouTube hide caption

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Kacey Musgraves' Golden Hour mixes her country-pop sound with disco and house. Kelly Christine Sutton/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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Kacey Musgraves On Trusting Emotion At The 'Golden Hour' Of Her Life

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