February 10, 2017

This Week's New Albums: February 10th 2017
by Tom

by Tom Goodwyn

hmv London; 10/02/2017


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

This Week's New Albums: February 10th 2017

Rag N' Bone Man, Sinkane, Amber Run and the soundtrack to Fifty Shades Darker are among this week's new releases. 


Rag'N' Bone Man - Human

Sony Music

The Brits Critics’ Choice winner unveils his debut studio album, a collection of soulful cuts with swirling strings and enormous choruses.

To get the record together he’s worked with Mark Crew, the man who helped Bastille move out of the bedroom and into arenas, and Two Inch Punch, who has worked with Years & Years and Jessie Ware.

Click here to read our full preview.

Life & Livin' It

Sinkane - Life And Livin' It

City Slang

The musical polymath follows up 2014’s critically acclaimed Mean Love with a more soulful collection, this time recorded at Sonic Ranch Studios in El Paso, Texas.

Click here to read our interview with Sinkane. 

Fifty Shades Darker

Various Artists: Fifty Shades Darker - The Original Motion Picture Soundtrack

Island Records

Tove Lo, Halsey, John Legend, Sia and duet from Taylor Swift and Zayn Malik are among the artists on the soundtrack to the forthcoming bonkbuster sequel. 

Click here for full details. 

For a Moment, I Was Lost

Amber Run - For A Moment, I Was Lost

Easy Life Recordings

The Nottingham rockers unveil the follow-up to 2015's hit debut 5am

Click here to read our interview with the band. 

Rip It Up

Thunder - Rip It Up


The ever-present hard rockers release their 11th studio album this week. 

The Waiting Game

Una Healy - The Waiting Game

Decca Records

The Saturdays singer goes solo for the first time and ropes in Nashville star Sam Palladio to help her. 

Click here to check out our preview. 

The Devil In

Devlin - The Devil In

Devlin Music

The rapper unveils his first new album in four years and his first for his own record label Devlin Music. Guests on the album include Maverick Sabre and Harry James. 

Now That's What I Call R&B

Various Artists - Now That's What I Call R&B

NOW Music

Classic cuts from Outkast, Bruno Mars, TLC and Destiny's Child are among the 60 tracks featured across this three-disc collection. 

Bury Me In Philly

Dave Hause - Bury Me In Philly

Rise Records

The Loved Ones frontman releases his third studio album this week. 

The Grinding Wheel

Overkill - The Grinding Wheel

Nuclear Blast

The thrash veterans drop their 18th studio album as they celebrate 37 years together. 

Just Bring It

Band-Maid - Just Bring It

Jpu Records

The Japanese fivesome unveil their first full-length LP this week. 

Memories Are Now

Jesca Hoop - Memories Are Now

Sub Pop

The eccentric singer-songwriter follows up 2014's acclaimed Undress with a brand new collection. 


Tinariwen - Elwan


The Mali collective unveil their seventh album, their first since 2014's Emmaar. 

Bobby Fuller Died for Your Sins

Chuck Prophet - Bobby Fuller Died For Your Sins

Yep Roc

The psychedelic indie veteran delivers another album of sardonic swirling tracks. 

The Temple of I & I

Thievery Corporation - Temple Of I & I


 Rob Garza and Eric Hilton return with an array of guest singers for their eighth studio album.