John Mellencamp's new album, Sad Clowns & Hillbillies, comes out April 28. Brad Barlet/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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Sad Clowns & Hillbillies

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Les Amazones d'Afrique's new album is called République Amazone. Tiago Augusto/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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Les Amazones D'Afrique Envision A World Of Gender Equality

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Clarence Clarity's self-released Leave Earth comes out later this year. Dempsey Thomas/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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Clarence Clarity, 'Fold 'Em'

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Willie Nelson's new album, God's Problem Child, comes out April 28. David McClister/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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God's Problem Child

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Colin Stetson's new album, All This I Do For Glory, comes out April 28. Peter Gannushkin/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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All This I Do For Glory

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Kendrick Lamar performs a DAMN.-heavy set on Sunday at the 2017 Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival. Kevin Winter/Getty Images hide caption

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Kendrick Lamar's 'DAMN.' Is Introspective And Unforgiving

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