New Music Highlights

Mary Poppins Returns

Various
Label: Walt Disney Records
Release Date: December 7, 2018

The soundtrack features 27 tracks – nine of which are brand-new songs by composer Marc Shaiman (Hairspray, The Addams Family) and lyricist Scott Wittman and includes features by Lin Manuel Miranda, Emily Blunt, and Meryl Streep.

Other People’s Stuff

John Mellencamp
Label: Republic
Release Date: December 7, 2018

“Most, if not all, of the songs on Other People’s Stuff come from The Great American Songbook. These are songs that have been recorded over the last 40 years of my career, but had never been put together as one piece of work,” said the iconic rocker of his new album.

Skins

Xxxtentacion
Label: Bad Vibes Forever
Release Date: December 7, 2018

Skins is the third studio album by American rapper XXXTentacion. It is one of the projects XXXTentacion was working on before his death, and will be his first album to be released posthumously

The Prophet Speaks

Van Morrison
Label: Caroline International
Release Date: December 7, 2018

With his 40th studio album, the veteran multi-Platinum musician takes on a series of classics by the likes of John Lee Hooker, Sam Cooke and Solomon Burke (among others) and makes them unmistakably his own, along with a few sparkling originals.

Ticket to L.A.

Brett Young
Label: Big Machine
Release Date: December 7, 2018

“I decided to name the album Ticket to L.A. because flying home to Los Angeles has become such a big part of my life,” said the country crooner of his sophomore album. “A lot of the first record reflected a kind of hard point in my life when I was moving from Los Angeles to Nashville, but I’m in a completely different place now.”