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Kendrick Lamar and SZA collaborate, as do BØRNS and Lana Del Rey, plus more new tunes

BØRNS feat. Lana Del Rey: God Save Our Young Blood The fourth track to be released from BØRNS’ soon-to-be released album Blue Madonna, “God Save Our Young Blood” features Lana Del Rey on backing—or more like accent—vocals. It’s a swirling, at times dreamy, synth-pop number that’s bright from start to finish. Francis and the Lights: Morning At the tail end of 2017, Francis and the …

Kendrick Lamar + SZA: All The Stars

With SZA and Kendrick Lamar trading off verse for chorus over even drums and shimmering synths on “All The Stars,” two extraordinary talents demonstrate the power of collaboration. Lamar leads the track with power. SZA steps up for the chorus and second verse. There’s a beautiful severity to the lyrics all the while. The track is set to appear on the soundtrack for Marvel’s upcoming …

Limited Edition “DAMN” Vinyl

The red lettering on the album cover of Kendrick Lamar’s fourth studio record DAMN now has a complementary limited edition translucent red vinyl pressing. With only 2000 copies, the two-LP record will surely sell out. One of the strongest music offerings of the year, DAMN could and should be enjoyed across various formats.