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Father John Misty Mixes Egotism And Humor On 'God's Favorite Customer'

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Sasha Banks (shown here at a WWE Live Duesseldorf event in 2017 in Duesseldorf, Germany) is the subject of a new song by The Mountain Goats. Lukas Schulze/Bongarts/Getty Images hide caption

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Jay-Z and Beyoncé shook up the music world with past weekend with a surprise release of their first collaborative album Everything Is Love. Christopher Polk/Getty Images hide caption

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Jay-Z and Beyoncé's 'Everything Is Love' Shakes Up Summer Music

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Jay-Z and Beyoncé Drop 'Everything Is Love'

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Carla Morrison is one of the artists featured this week by Alt.Latino. Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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Contemporary Mexican Music: Not Your Abuelita's Mariachi

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Snail Mail Delivers Sturdy Guitar Riffs And Soaring Vocals On 'Lush'

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Pianist Shamie Royston Brings A Hard-Swinging Brand Of Jazz To 'Beautiful Liar'

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On 'Childqueen,' Kadhja Bonet Makes Nearly Every Sound Herself

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Kanye West and Kid Cudi's debut joint album Kids See Ghosts is perhaps the strongest of the albums West has produced and released in 2018. Jason Kempin/Getty Images hide caption

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