April 18, 2016

hmv.com previews... 10 of May's Best Albums
by Tom

by Tom Goodwyn

hmv London; 18/04/2016


hmv.com Editor. Peanut butter, punk rock and pillows.

hmv.com previews... 10 of May's Best Albums

hmv.com previews 10 of the most exciting albums that will be hitting shelves in May....

You can pre-order each of them by clicking on the relevant buy button. 

The Ride

Catfish and The Bottlemen - The Ride

Out May 27th

Van McCann and co follow-up their hit debut The Balcony with a second full-length effort, complete with new single 'Soundcheck'. 

All Our Gods Have Abandoned Us

Architects - All Our Gods Have Abandoned Us

Out May 27th

The Brighton metallers follow-up the much-acclaimed Lost Forever // Lost Together with a brand new LP, featuring single 'A Match Made In Heaven'. An exclusive hmv edition is available to order. 


Skepta - Konnichiwa

Out May 6th

The grime firebrand unveils his first studio album in five years this month, an LP with guest appearances from JME, Boy Better Know, D Double E, Novelist, Wiley, Chip, Pharrell Williams, ASAP Nast and Young Lord. 

Fallen Angels

Bob Dylan - Fallen Angels

Out May 20th

The iconic troubadour dips into the great American songbook once again for his new covers LP. Every song, with the exception of one, has also been covered by Frank Sinatra. 

Love & Hate

Michael Kiwanuka - Love & Hate

Out May 27th

The critically acclaimed singer teams up with The Bees' Paul Butler for the follow-up to his hugely successful debut LP Home Again. 

Dangerous Woman

Ariana Grande - Dangerous Woman

Out May 20th

The 'Break Free' singer returns with a far more sultry and raw third album, which features guest appearances from Lil Wayne, Future and Nicki Minaj. 

Things Will Matter

Lonely The Brave - Things Will Matter

Out May 20th

The heartswelling rockers release their second full-length effort in May, featuring lead single 'Black Mire'. 


The Wild Swan

Foy Vance - The Wild Swan

Out May 13th

The Northern Irish folk rocker releases his third album and his first for Ed Sheeran's Gingerbread Man Records this month. 

Thank You

Meghan Trainor - Thank You

Out May 13th

The 'All About That Bass' singer follows up her debut LP Title with a brand new album, featuring hit single 'No' and a collaboration with LunchMoney Lewis. 


Pierce The Veil - Misadventures

Out May 13th

The metalcore stars unveil their long-awaited follow-up to 2012's Collide With The Sky later this month, featuring singles 'The Divine Zero' and 'Texas Is Forever'.