New Music Friday presents the latest and greatest music of the week, and this time is no different. Here’s some new tunes to consider adding to your playlists.

NLE ChoppaCottonwood 2 — The 22-track album is the rapper’s attempt at redemption since he feels he kinda “messed up my breakout year,” he told BET.

Young BleuLove Scars II — The follow-up to 2020’s Love Scars: The 5 Stages of Emotions features 15 songs and appearances from Ty Dolla $ignTink and Chris Brown.

Ice Spice & Nicki Minaj, Princess Diana” — Ice’s “Princess Diana” now has a version with bars from Nicki. The song and video come after Nicki shared Ice’s Dazed cover, which called the young star the “people’s princess.”

Kodak Black, “No Love for a Thug” — The rapper longs for love on the slow track. “I’m wondering, is therе no love for a thug?” he sings. “Do anybody got a soft spot for a menace?”

Jorja Smith, “Try Me” — The singer returns with the new song and accompanying visual. She says it’s “the first time I’m putting stuff out there that I can connect with right now.”

CiaraLola BrookeLady London, “Da Girls (Girls Mix)” — In the new visual, the girls have fun in a luxurious mansion while rapping lyrics intended to uplift “da girls.”

Other releases:

DeJ Loaf, “Melodies from Heaven

They.Nü Moon

Pi’erre BourneGrails

Black Thought & El Michels AffairGlorious Game

Grafh and 38 Spesh, Art of Words

B.o.BA Town Full of Nowhere

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