Justin Timberlake – The 20/20 Experience- 2 of 2 (Sony Music) – BUY
Justin Timberlake follows up his March 2013 release of 'The 20/20 Experience' with the "Take Back The Night" led second offering of a two-piece project, 'The 20/20 Experience – 2 of 2'. With production by Timbaland, who also executive produced the project, the set continues JT's comeback reign in the pop stratosphere. Other highlights include the two rap collaborations: The Drake-assisted "Cabaret" and "Murder," a party banger featuring Jay Z.
Mack Wilds – New York: A Love Story (Re Mi Fa/Louder Than Life/Sony Music) – BUY
'The Wire' and '90210' star Mack Wilds pay homage to New York with his debut album, 'New York: A Love Story', a hip-hop-centered, R&B-laced tale of love and loss. Executive produced by hitmaker SalaAM Remi, the project features production from some of New York's best including DJ Premier, Pete Rock and Havoc, as well as SalaAM ReMi and guest vocals from Method Man, Raekwon and Doug E Fresh. 'New York: A Love Story' showcases Wilds' well-rounded talent in music, an art he calls his "first love," as well as his memories growing up in New York City and being immersed in hip hop.
K-Ci & JoJo – My Brother's Keeper (eOne) – BUY
R&B legends K-Ci & JoJo "got back with our songwriters that we used to use back in the day with Jodeci" for their comeback album, 'My Brother's Keeper', their first release since 2002’s 'Emotional'. Led by the single "Knock It Off," on the sixth studio effort the brothers take it back to the speakeasy days.