Brett Kissel Announces New Album
Brett Kissel is getting ready to release brand-new studio album 'We Were That Song'.
The Canadian country crooner also announced a three-month Canada-wide tour to promote the new record, set to begin in January.
'We Were That Song' drops Dec. 8.
Neil Young Reunites With Promise Of The Real For New Album
Neil Young has teamed up with Promise Of The Real again, announcing his 39th solo studio album, "The Visitor", set to release Dec. 1. The first single "Already Great" is available to stream and download now.
Meghan Patrick To Release 'Country Music Made Me Do It'
Canadian recording artist and the 2017 CCMA Female Artist Of The Year, Meghan Patrick is gearing up to release her new album, "Country Music Made Me Do It" on Jan. 12, 2018.
Shawn Mendes Goes Old School
Shawn Mendes is turning back time with a brand new "MTV Unplugged" album. Mendes' live album drops on Nov. 3 and features 11 tracks performed during an intimate set at The Theatre in Los Angeles.
The 19-year-old Canadian's upcoming album features everything from live versions of songs off his sophmore record "Illuminate" to a mashup cover of King of Leon's "Use Somebody".
"MTV Unplugged" first aired in 1989 and Mendes was the season premiere performer for the program's reimagined 2017 run.
‘Everday Is Christmas’ For Sia
Sia joins the growing list of superstars releasing holiday albums this winter. The eight-time Grammy Award-nominee will present her first-ever Christmas album on Nov. 17.
"Everyday is Christmas" sprinkles in festive songs like "Candy Cane Lane" and "Underneath the Mistletoe".
Green Day To Release Greatest Hits Album
Green Day is getting ready to release a greatest hits album, "Greatest Hits: God's Favourite Band".
Brand new songs will also be featured on the record, including a duet with country star Miranda Lambert, "Ordinary World".
The new album is set to drop Nov. 17.
Luke Bryan Wants To Know ‘What Makes You Country’
CMA Entertainer of the Year Luke Bryan, announces his sixth studio album, “What Makes You Country”, set to release on Dec. 8. The album contains 15 tracks, with seven being co-written by Bryan himself. The lead single “Light It Up” is available now.
Sam Smith’s 'The Thrill Of It All'
It’s been over three years since the release of “In The Lonely Hour”, but now Sam Smith is gearing up to release his sophomore album, “The Thrill Of It All” on Nov. 3. Along with the release, he’ll be going on a North American tour, which kicks off in Toronto at the Air Canada Centre on June 18, 2018.
The Rolling Stones On Air
The Rolling Stones – On Air, a collection of rarely heard radio recordings from the band’s formative years, will hit the shelves and streaming services on Dec. 1. The band’s first debut single “Come On”, is available now.
Avril Lavigne Returns To Music
After a four year break, Avril Lavigne announces album number six.
The Canadian singer took to Twitter to share the exciting news, tweeting "Time to make ROCK #music #Album6 #AL6" alongside a pic of herself hanging out in a recording studio.
Lavigne posted to Twitter this summer assuring fans a new record is coming. "I just want to thank everyone for their patience as I work on putting together this new album," she wrote. "I can't wait to share the new music I'm working on, I promise it'll be here before you know it!"
Elton John Sees 'Diamonds' With Ultimate Greatest Hits Compilation
Elton John's new greatest hits compilation album is an ambitious project! In celebration of the 50 year working relationship between John and Bernie Taupin, "Diamonds" will be available on Nov. 10 in four physical versions, plus digital releases. Different versions of "Diamonds" feature between 17 and 21 of John's best songs.
"We are at 50 years, and our relationship is healthier than it’s ever been," John said of his relationship with Taupin. "There have been times in our relationship when we’ve written with other people, but it still didn’t stop the love. I love Bernie more than I’ve ever done and I think he probably feels the same way about me, because we’ve both led separate lives; we both write in separate rooms. We have an amazing respect and love for each other that’s only grown."
Capital Records To Release Star-Studded Christmas Album
It's that time of year again, Christmas albums are dropping left and right. But Capital Records has a killer line-up of artists singing holiday favorites on "Holiday's Rule Vol. 2".
Paul McCartney re-records the Beatles classic "Wonderful Christmastime", but this time with Jimmy Fallon and The Roots. The yuletide album also includes tracks sung by Norah Jones, The Decemberists, Grace Potter and more.
"Holiday's Rule Vol. 2" is available Oct. 13.
Gwen Stefani To Release 'You Make Me Feel Like Christmas'
It's beginning to feel a lot like Christmas — or at least it will when Gwen Stefani releases a new holiday album, "You Make It Feel Like Christmas". Among the highlights from the album's 12 tracks is the title tune, which features a duet between Stefani and her beau Blake Shelton, and is also the first single, whichndropped on Friday, Sept. 22. The full album is slated for release on Oct. 6.
A 'Flicker' In His Eyes
Heartthrob Niall Horan finally announces his debut studio album "Flicker", out Oct. 20. "It's been a long time coming but I'm delighted to announce... my new album," Horan tweeted. "I hope you enjoy it."
Hanson – 'Finally It's Christmas'
Hanson fans have been waiting for a new album from the Hanson brothers, and this Christmas it's coming.
The pop-rock trio have announced the arrival of their new holiday album "Finally It's Christmas" dropping Oct. 27.
"Finally It's Christmas" will feature renditions of cheery favourites like Elvis Presley's "Blue Christmas", Paul McCartney's "Wonderful Christmas Time", Mariah Carey's "All I Want For Christmas", along with some original tracks.
Elvis Presley – 'Christmas With Elvis And The Royal Philharmonic Orchestra'
Christmas has come early for Elvis Presley fans, as RCA Records and Legacy Recordings are re-imagining Presley's iconic holiday performances from "Elvis' Christmas Album" and "Elvis Sings the Wonderful World of Christmas" with arrangements from The Royal Philharmonic Orchestra.
"Christmas With Elvis and The Royal Philharmonic Orchestra" will be released Oct. 6, as this yuletide season marks the 60th anniversary of "Elvis' Christmas Album", a classic among the holidays.
The Tenors' 'Christmas Together'
Beloved Canadian vocal trio The Tenors announce an uplifting new Christmas album. "Christmas Together" is a 10-track recording featuring soulful interpretations of "Have Yourself A Merry Little Christmas” and “Little Drummer Boy", plus a powerful a cappella rendition of “God Rest Ye Merry Gentlemen”.
“The three of us have been performing at Christmastime since we were kids – from church choirs to community concerts, carolling around the neighbourhood or belting out songs in our living room with our families around the Christmas tree," The Tenors said in a statement published by Billboard. "We wanted to relive those magical childhood memories and bring our fans along for this nostalgic journey."
"Christmas Together" is the group's second Christmas album and will be out Oct. 13.
'Scream' For Michael Jackson
The late King of Pop, Michael Jackson's Twitter teased the release of a Halloween-themed project called "Scream" on Monday night. The late, great superstar's new release is scheduled for Sept. 29, but isn't believed to include any new unreleased material.
The co-executor of Jackson's estate said, "I don't foresee us releasing any more unreleased music for quite some time... That doesn't mean there won't be interesting [new] record releases in the very near future."
Barenaked Ladies Give 'Fake Nudes' To Fans!
No, it's not what you think. The Barenaked Ladies finally announce the name of their 15th studio album, "Fake Nudes". The new album includes the catchy lead single ”Bringing it Home” and songs like "Canada Dry". "Fake Nudes" is available Nov. 17 and the Barenaked Ladies will embark on a small Canadian tour in November and December.
The Barenaked Ladies have been performing for 29 years, but lead singer Ed Robertson says the album has the whole crew buzzing! “I'm incredibly proud of this collection of songs," he explained. "This is a record where all band members shine. It's incredible to feel so excited about something 29 years into our career. I'm excited to get out and play these songs live.”
Bjork Opens 'The Gate' For New Album
Icelandic singer Bjork announces the release date for her new single "The Gate" off her next studio album. "The Gate" will be available digitally on Sept. 18 and on vinyl Sept. 22. Bjork's upcoming album is expected to come out very soon and she recently dished on the project's concept.
“It’s about that search (for utopia) – and about being in love,' Bjork said. "Spending time with a person you enjoy on every level is obviously utopia, you know? I mean, it’s real. It’s when the dream becomes real.”
The Tragically Hip To Release Career-Spanning Box Set
The Tragically Hip will release "The Complete Collection 1987-2016," a deluxe vinyl box set that includes all 13 of the band's studio albums and more, re-mastered and pressed on 180-gram heavyweight vinyl. As a bonus, the set also includes an exclusive turntable mat and collector’s poster. "The Complete Collection" is scheduled to be released on November 3.
Anne Murray To Release 'Ultimate Collection'
Canadian music legend Anne Murray will have her storied career encapsulated once more with the most authoritative collection yet assembled, overseen by Murray herself. "The Ultimate Collection" will be released September 29, and will include such iconic hits as "Snowbird" and "You Needed Me".
Macklemore And Kesha Collab On 'Gemini'
Macklemore's upcoming album "Gemini" drops on Sept. 22 and singer Kesha has announced a collaboration on the track "Good Old Days". Fans of the "Thrift Shop" rapper and "Tik Tok" singer are sure to expect a banging new anthem.
Fergie Doubles Down On 'Double Dutchess'
Sept. 22 marks double trouble for music lovers. Not only will Macklemore release "Gemini", but Fergie has finally revealed a Sept. 22 release date for her second solo album "Double Dutchess". The record is a longtime coming with various iterations teased since 2013.
Beck Is Back With 'Colors'
Album of the Year Grammy-winner Beck is back with a brand new record. The experimental musician will release his upcoming album "Colors" on Oct. 13 through Capitol Records. To make things even sweeter, Beck accompanied the announcement with a new lyric video for his single "Dear Life".
Taylor Swift Reveals New Album, 'Reputation'
A few days after her website and social media accounts were wiped out, Taylor Swift returned to Instagram to reveal her long-rumoured sixth album was on the way, also announcing the album's title and release date. "Reputation" is scheduled to drop on Nov. 10.
Demi Lovato To Release 'Tell Me You Love Me'
Demi Lovato fans are anticipating some new music from the former Disney Channel star after she took to Twitter to announce her upcoming album — titled "Tell Me You Love Me" — will be released on Sept. 29.
Robert Plant Readies 'Carry Fire'
Former Led Zeppelin frontman Robert Plant will soon be releasing his 11th solo album, his first since 2014's "lullaby and...The Ceaseless Roar". The upcoming album, titled "Carry Fire", features Plant backed once again by The Sensational Shapeshifters, will be released on Oct. 13, while its first single — "The May Queen" — is available now.
Report: Weezer To Release New Album, 'Pacific Daydream'
Weezer fans were elated when the band released a new "Mexican Fender" on Aug. 17. The song is reported to be the first release from an upcoming album, with a radio station promotion spilling the beans by revealing the new release will be titled "Pacific Daydream", slated to be released on Oct. 27. Weezer has neither confirmed nor denied either the title or the release date.
Miley Cyrus Is 'Younger Now'
Fans of Miley Cyrus are grooving to her just-released single "Younger Now", the title track off her upcoming album of the same name. The album is scheduled to drop on Sept. 29, and will feature a duet between Cyrus and Dolly Parton (who's her real-life godmother!) on the new track "Rainbowland".
Shania Twain Releasing New Single, Announces 2018 Tour
Shania Twain is about to release another single off her latest album, "NOW", with the track "Swingin' With My Eyes Closed" to be released as a single on Sept. 18. Meanwhile, fans of the Canadian country music phenom will be thrilled to know she's also announced that she'll be hitting the road in 2018 in support of the new album. The tour kicks off in May, with Canadian stops including Vancouver, Edmonton, Saskatoon, Winnipeg, Ottawa, Montreal, Toronto, Hamilton, London and Quebec City.
Boyz II Men Go 'Under The Streetlight'
On Aug. 16, Boyz II Men revealed the upcoming release of a new album, "Under the Streetlight". No release date has yet been announced, but the group told fans on Twitter to "stay tuned for more information."