Notable Album Releases for 2021

The artists and albums listed on this page reflect the most current dates made available to The Daily Music Report at the time of publication. We will continue to update this list when new releases or updates occur. Check back often to see the latest.

All dates are for U.S. releases unless otherwise noted. Release dates are subject to change, and often do.

January 4, 2021

Steve Earle & The Dukes – ‘J.T.’

January 15, 2021

Frank Iero and the Future Violents – ‘Heaven Is a Place, This Is a Place’

Front Line Assembly – ‘Mechanical Soul’

January 22, 2021

Steve Aoki – ‘6OKI – Rave Royale’

January 29, 2021

Ani DiFranco – ‘Revolutionary Love’

Madlib – ‘Sound Ancestors’

PJ Harvey – ‘Is This Desire? – Demos’

Weezer – ‘OK Human’

February 4, 2021

The KLF – ‘Come Down Dawn’

Vampire Weekend – ’40:42′

February 5, 2021

Femi Kuti & Made Kuti – ‘Legacy +’

Foo Fighters – ‘Medicine at Midnight’

Thurston Moore – ‘Screen Time’

The Weather Station – ‘Ignorance’

February 12, 2021

Clap Your Hands Say Yeah – ‘New Fragility’

JPEGMafia – ‘EP2!’

Pale Waves – ‘Who Am I?’

Sia Music – ‘Songs from and Inspired by the Motion Picture’

Slowthai – ‘Tyron’

February 19, 2021

The Hold Steady – ‘Open Door Policy’

Mogwai – ‘As the Love Continues’

February 25, 2021

Nick Cave and Warren Ellis – ‘Carnage’

February 26, 2021

Cloud Nothings – ‘The Shadow I Remember’

Alice Cooper – ‘Detroit Stories’

Julien Baker – ‘Little Oblivions’

King Gizzard & the Lizard Wizard – ‘L.W.’

March 5, 2021

Denzel Curry and Kenny Beats – ‘Unlocked 1.5’

Jimbo Mathus & Andrew Bird – ‘These 13’

Kings of Leon – ‘When You See Yourself’

Of Montreal – ‘I Feel Safe With You, Trash’

Teenage Fanclub – ‘Endless Arcade’

March 12, 2021

Caribou – ‘Suddenly Remixes’

Rob Zombie – ‘The Lunar Injection Kool Aid Eclipse Conspiracy’

March 19, 2021

Arcade Fire and Owen Pallett – ‘Her’

Justin Bieber – ‘Justice’

Benny the Butcher & Harry Fraud – ‘The Plugs I Met 2’

Ghost Of Vroom – ‘Ghost Of Vroom 1’

Lana Del Rey – ‘Chemtrails Over the Country Club’

Ringo Starr – ‘Zoom In’

March 26, 2021

First Aid Kit – ‘Who By Fire’

Neil Young – ‘Young Shakespeare’

Serpentwithfeet – ‘Deacon’

Tame Impala – ‘InnerSpeaker (10 Year Anniversary Edition)’

Tomahawk – ‘Tonic Immobility’

April 9, 2021

Brockhampton – ‘Roadrunner: New Light, New Machine’

Cheap Trick – ‘In Another World’

The Fratellis – ‘Half Drunk Under A Full Moon’

London Grammar – ‘Californian Soil’

Page McConnell – ‘Maybe We’re The Visitors’

Taylor Swift – ‘Fearless (Taylor’s Version)’

Twenty One Pilots – ‘Shy Away’

April 16, 2021

Andy Stott – ‘Never the Right Time’

Cannibal Corpse – ‘Violence Unimagined’

Greta Van Fleet – ‘The Battle at Garden’s Gate’

Sharon Van Etten – ‘Epic Ten’

April 23, 2021

Dinosaur Jr. – ‘Sweep It Into Space’

Motörhead – ‘Louder Than Noise… Live in Berlin’

Porter Robinson – ‘Nurture’

April 30, 2021

Dropkick Murphys – ‘Turn Up That Dial’

Girl In Red – ‘If I Could Make It Go Quiet’

Gojira – ‘Fortitude’

Guided by Voices – ‘Earth Man Blues’

May 7, 2021

Angel Olsen – ‘Song of the Lark and Other Far Memories’

Bebe Rexha – ‘Better Mistakes’

MF DOOM and Czarface – ‘Super What?’

New Order – ‘Education Entertainment Recreation’

Squid – ‘Bright Green Field’

Van Morrison – ‘Latest Record Project, Volume 1’

May 14, 2021

St. Vincent – ‘Daddy’s Home

May 21, 2021

Chai – ‘Wink’

May 24, 2021

black midi – ‘Cavalcade’

June 1, 2021

Lana Del Rey – ‘Rock Candy Sweet’

June 4, 2021

​Japanese Breakfast – ‘Jubilee’

Liz Phair – ‘Soberish’

​Wolf Alice – ‘Blue Weekend’

June 11, 2021

​Your Old Droog – ‘Time’

June 25, 2021

​Nine – ‘Sault’

​Tyler, The Creator – ‘Call Me If You Get Lost’

July 23, 2021

Dave – ‘We’re All Alone In This Together’

Descendents – ‘9th & Walnut’

Leon Bridges – ‘Gold-Diggers Sound’

July 30, 2021

Billie Eilish – ‘Happier Than Ever’

Bleachers – ‘Take the Sadness Out of Saturday Night’

Prince – ‘Welcome 2 America’

Sun Volt – ‘Electro Melodier’

Torres – ‘Thirstier’

August 6, 2021

Foxing – ‘Draw Down the Moon’

Liars – ‘The Apple Drop’

Nas – ‘King’s Disease II’

August 13, 2021

The Killers – ‘Pressure Machine’ EP

Ty Segall – ‘Harmonizer’

August 20, 2021

Angel Olsen – ‘Aisles’ EP

Deafheaven – ‘Infinite Granite’

Lorde – ‘Solar Power’

August 27, 2021

The Beach Boys – ‘Feel Flows: The Sunflower & Surf’s Up Sessions 1969-1971’

Big Red Machine – ‘How Long Do You Think It’s Gonna Last’

Chvrches – ‘Screen Violence’

Halsey – ‘If I Can’t Have Love, I Want Power’

Turnstile – ‘Glow On’

August 29, 2021

Kanye West – ‘Donda’

September 3, 2021

Drake – ‘Certified Lover Boy’

Iron Maiden – ‘Senjutsu’

Little Simz – ‘Sometimes I Might Be Introvert’

Manic Street Preachers – ‘Ultra Vivid Lament’

September 10, 2021

Andrew W.K. – ‘God Is Partying’

Baby Keem – ‘The Melodic Blue’

Common – ‘A Beautiful Revolution, Vol. 2’

J Balvin – ‘Jose’

Kacey Musgraves – ‘Star-Crossed’

Low – ‘Hey What’

The Vaccines – ‘Back in Love City’

Various Artists – ‘The Metallica Blacklist’

September 17, 2021

José González – ‘Local Valley’

Lil Nas X – ‘Montero’

Unscheduled and TBA

Alison Wonderland – TBA

beabadoobee – ‘Our Extended Play’

Bebe Rexha – TBA

Behemoth – TBA

Black Label Society – TBA

Blink-182 – TBA

Broken Bells – TBA

Cardi B – TBA

The Cure – TBA

FKA Twigs – TBA

GZA – ‘Dark Matter’

Kid Cudi – ‘Entergalactic’

Lady Gaga & Tony Bennett – TBA

Lil Wayne – ‘I Am Not a Human Being III’

Lil Yachty – ‘Michigan Boy Boat’

Lorde – TBA

Lucy Dacus – TBA

Mastodon – TBA

Megadeth – TBA

Modest Mouse – TBA

My Bloody Valentine – TBA

Neon Indian – TBA

Noname – TBA

Rihanna – ‘R9’

Rosalía – R3

Silk Sonic – ‘An Evening With Silk Sonic’

The Smashing Pumpkins – TBA

Spoon – TBA

Travis Scott – ‘Utopia’

Weyes Blood – TBA

Zack de la Rocha – TBA