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Billboard staffers discuss new music from artists across a variety of genres.

Billboard staffers discuss new music from artists across a variety of genres.
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Billboard staffers discuss new music from artists across a variety of genres.

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English


Episodes

Pusha T, Christina & Demi, J Balvin, Plus Special Guest Speedy Ortiz

6/4/2018
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Billboard staffers discuss new songs from Pusha T, Christina Aguilera and Demi Lovato, J Balvin, Courtney Barnett, Maggie Rogers and NIKI. Also: Speedy Ortiz stops by to talk new album 'Twerp Verse' and share music recommendations.

Duration:00:48:56

Ariana Grande, J. Cole, Kali Uchis - Plus Special Guest Hinds

5/2/2018
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Madrid rockers Hinds stop by to share some recommendations. Plus, Billboard staffers discuss Ariana Grande's "No Tears Left to Cry," J. Cole's "1985," Khalid and Billie Eilish's "Lovely," Kali Uchis' "Feel Like a Fool," and Lykke Li's new songs.

Duration:00:41:52

Nicki Minaj, Cardi B, Drake, Kylie Minogue, 5SOS, Florence + the Machine

4/17/2018
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Billboard staffers discuss Nicki Minaj's "Barbie Tingz," Cardi B's "I Like It," Drake's "Nice for What," Kylie Minogue's "Raining Glitter," 5 Seconds of Summer's "Youngblood," and Florence + the Machine's "Sky Full of Song."

Duration:00:32:30

Kacey Musgraves, The Weeknd, Cardi B, Jack White & Shawn Mendes

4/3/2018
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Billboard staffers discuss Jack White's "Get In the Mind Shaft," The Weeknd's "Hurt You," Kacey Musgraves' "High Horse," Shawn Mendes' "Lost In Japan" and Cardi B's "Be Careful."

Duration:00:32:47

Leon Bridges, Anderson .Paak, RuPaul, Troye Sivan & More

3/20/2018
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Billboard staffers discuss Leon Bridges' "Bet Ain't Worth the Hand" and "Bad Bad News," Troye Sivan's "Strawberries & Cigarettes," Anderson .Paak's "Til It's Over," Courtney Barnett's "Need a Little Time" and RuPaul's "Kitty Girl" ft. Trixie Mattel, Shangela, Kennedy Davenport and BeBe Zahara Benet.

Duration:00:31:45

Janelle Monae, 'Black Panther,' 5 Seconds of Summer & More

3/1/2018
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Billboard staffers discuss "Opps" from the 'Black Panther' soundtrack, Janelle Monae's "Make Me Feel," 5 Seconds of Summer's "Want You Back," Kacey Musgraves' "Space Cowboy," SOPHIE's "Faceshopping," and Soccer Mommy's "Still Clean."

Duration:00:35:07

Justin Timberlake, Rhye, Troye Sivan, James Blake & More

2/8/2018
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Billboard staffers discuss Justin Timberlake's "Livin' Off the Land," Rhye's "Taste," James Blake's "If the Car Beside You Moves Ahead," Troye Sivan's "My My My," Rae Sremmurd's "T'd Up," and Moss Kena's "Square One."

Duration:00:35:40

Justin Timberlake, Bruno Mars & Cardi B, CupcakKe, Brockhampton and More

1/10/2018
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Billboard staffers discuss Justin Timberlake's "Filthy," Bruno Mars and Cardi B's "Finesse" remix, Brockhampton's "Boogie," CupcakKe's "Crayons," Travis Scott and Quavo's "Where You From" and Curl.'s "Moon Bay Mood."

Duration:00:38:23

Best Music of 2017: Year-End Podcast

12/22/2017
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Billboard staffers talk about their favorite releases of 2017, including SZA, Priests, Camila Cabello, Gabriel Garzon-Montano, Katy Perry, The xx, Stormzy, Niall Horan, Paramore, Corbin, Halsey and Lorde.

Duration:00:54:13

Ed Sheeran Duets With Beyonce, Bjork, K. Michelle's 'Kim K' & More

12/7/2017
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Billboard staffers discuss Ed Sheeran & Beyonce's "Perfect Duet," K. Michelle's intriguing "Kim K," Bjork's "Losss," Lil Uzi Vert & Nicki Minaj's "The Way Life Goes (Remix)," PRETTYMUCH and French Montana's "No More" and First Aid Kit's "Fireworks."

Duration:00:38:32

Taylor Swift's 'Reputation': A Track-by-Track Deep Dive

11/14/2017
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Billboard staffers discuss Taylor Swift's 'Reputation' album, running down each track from the hip-hop-heavy “End Game” featuring Future and Ed Sheeran (all three rap on it) to the tragic romantic tale of “Getaway Car” to the When Harry Met Sally-referencing closer “New Year’s Day."

Duration:00:47:01

Taylor Swift, Miguel, N.E.R.D. ft. Rihanna, Pinegrove & More

11/8/2017
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Billboard staffers discuss Taylor Swift's "Call It What You Want," Miguel's "Told You So," N.E.R.D.'s "Lemon" ft. Rihanna, Pinegrove's "Intrepid," Yaej's "raingurl" and Tom Misch's "Movie."

Duration:00:36:08

P!nk & Eminem, St. Vincent, Gucci Mane & Migos, Kiiara & More

10/18/2017
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Billboard staffers discuss Pink and Eminem's "Revenge," St. Vincent's "Pills," Gucci Mane and Migos' "I Get the Bag," Courtney Barnett and Kurt Vile's "Outta the Woodwork," Dagny's "Love You Like That," and Kiiara's "Wishlist."

Duration:00:38:06

Khalid, Miley Cyrus, Anna of the North & More

10/5/2017
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Billboard staffers discuss Khalid's "Perfect (Rough Draft)," Miley Cyrus' "Week Without You," Anna of the North's "Always," Nora en Pure's "Fever," Whitney's "You and Me" and MUNA's "In My Way" on the Must-Hear Music podcast.

Duration:00:28:20

RIP Tom Petty: Must-Hear Memorial Podcast

10/3/2017
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Billboard staffers look back on Tom Petty's impact as one of rock's best hitmakers and most iconoclastic voices. From "American Girl" to "Mary Jane's Last Dance" to "Wildflowers" to his work with Traveling Wilburys and Mudcrutch, we're talking favorites, lesser known gems and his importance to the genre.

Duration:00:48:15

Taylor Swift, Sam Smith, Kelly Clarkson, iLoveMakonnen & More

9/14/2017
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Billboard staffers discuss Taylor Swift's "…Ready for It," Sam Smith's "Too Good at Goodbyes," Kelly Clarkson's "Love So Soft," ILoveMakonnen's "Love" ft. Rae Sremmurd, St. Vincent's "Los Ageless," Tove Lo's "Disco Tits," and Demi Lovato's "You Don't Do It For Me Anymore."

Duration:00:36:22

Taylor Swift, Justin Bieber, Aly & AJ, Jamila Woods, Dave East & More

8/25/2017
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Billboard staffers discuss Taylor Swift's "Look What You Made Me Do," Justin Bieber & BloodPop's "Friends," Dave East ft. French Montana's "Maneuver," Aly & AJ's "Take Me Out," Jamila Woods ft. Chance the Rapper's "LSD," J Roddy Walston's "You Know Me Better," and Syd's "Bad Dreams/No Looking Back."

Duration:00:45:24

Lana Del Rey, Mura Masa, Arcade Fire & Battle of the Boy Bands

8/3/2017
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On this week's Must-Hear Music podcast, Billboard staffers discuss Lana Del Rey's "Get Free," Mura Masa's "Love$ick" with A$AP Rocky, Arcade Fire's "Creature Comfort," Julia Michaels' "Worst of Me" and the 2017 Battle of the Boy Bands: PrettyMuch's "Would You Mind" and Why Don't We's "Why Don't We Just."

Duration:00:39:39

Prince's 'Purple Rain' Deluxe, Vince Staples & More

6/27/2017
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Billboard staffers discuss Prince's 'Purple Rain' deluxe edition, Vince Staples' 'Big Fish Theory,' Parcels' Daft Punk-produced "Overnight" and Verite's "Nothing."

Duration:00:28:02

Must-Hear Music Podcast: Lorde, SZA & Marlene

6/21/2017
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Billboard staffers discuss Lorde's new album 'Melodrama,' SZA's 'Ctrl' ("Drew Barrymore" in particular) and up-and-comer Marlene on the Must-Hear Music podcast.

Duration:00:23:42