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News Of The Day – 10/6

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Good morning. Here’s all you need to know about what went on in the world of music in the past 24 hours:

Drake released a video for “8AM in Charlotte” from his new album, For All the Dogs, which is out now.

Bjork and Rosalia are releasing a new song this month, proceeds from which will aid the fight against fish farming in Iceland. Bjork explains more about the cause and shares a brief snippet of the song here.

The LL Cool J-led Rock the Bells fest is trying out a destination model in Cancun from April 23-26. The lineup features four different themes devoted to celebrating hip-hop history, with performers including Busta Rhymes, Common, Wyclef Jean, Digable Planets, Ice Cube, E-40, Too $hort, Lady of Rage, Xzibit, DJ Quik, T.I., Jeezy, Big Boi, and Goodie Mob.

Aesop Rock shared a new song, “By The River.” Watch the video here

Rising Nigerian singer/songwriter Tems released her first song since 2021, “Me & You,” a swirling track co-produced with DJ GuiltyBeat.

iDKHOW, a project led by Dallon Weekes, has a new album on the way titled GLOOM DIVISION. Here is its first single.