Friday, January 15, 2010

Urban New Release Schedule 1/15

Hooked On That Urban New Release Schedule containing the upcoming Hip Hop and R & B releases, posted around the 1st and 15th of each month available here.

All dates, titles and releases are subject to change.

January 19, 2010
RJD2 - The Colossus (RJ's Electrical Connections)
The Jacka & Laroo Tha Hard Hitta - Never Be The Same 20 Bricks Season 1 w/DVD (Timeless Ent.)
Oh No – Dr. No’s Ethiopium (Stones Throw/Traffic)

January 26, 2010
Strong Arm Steady - In Search Of Stoney Jackson (Stones Throw)
Corinne Bailey Rae - The Sea (Capitol)
DMX - The Best Of DMX (Island/Def Jam)
Mitchy Slick Presents Tha Wrongkind - Yellow Tape (SMC Recordings)
Whitney Houston - Whitney Houston - 25th Anniversary Edition (Arista/Legacy)
Michael Jackson - This Is It (DVD) (Sony Pictures Home Entertainment)
Eligh – Gandalf’s Beat Machine: Level 3 (?)
Master P – Starring… Master P (No Limit/Priority/EMI)

February 2, 2010
Statik Selektah - 100 Proof (The Hangover)
(ShowOff Records/Brick Records/Traffic)
Salvador Santana – Keyboard City (Quannum Projects)
Styles P & DJ Green Lantern - The Green Ghost Project (Invasion Records)
Madlib Medicine Show - Before the Verdict (Stones Throw)
Lil Wayne - Rebirth (Cash Money/Universal)
Big Noyd - Queens Chronicle (Noyd Inc.)

February 9, 2010
Sade - Soldier Of Love (Epic)
Canibus – Melatonin Magik (RBC Records)
DJ Kayslay - More Than Just A DJ (E1)
Jaheim - Another Round (Divine Mill/Atlantic)
Gil Scott-Heron – I’m New Here (XL Recordings)
Kurupt – Down And Dirty (WIDE Awake/Death Row/Evergreen)

February 16, 2010
Trae Tha Truth - Tha Truth (A.B.N.)
Army of The Pharaohs - Holy Terror (ihiphop/Enemy Soil)
Freeway & Jake One - The Stimulus Package (Rhymesayers)
The Jacka – Dre Area (SMC Recordings)
Tek (fr. Smif-N-Wessun) – 24KT Smoke (ABB Records)
Mathematics Presents Return Of The Wu And Friends - Various (Gold Dust Media)

February 23, 2010
DJ Babu - The Beat Tape Vol. 2 (Nature Sounds Records)
Planet Asia & Gold Chain Military – Chain Of Command
(Gold Chain Music/RBC Records)
General Steele (fr. Smif N Wessun) - AmeriKKKa's Nightmare
Pt.2 (Duck Down)
DMX -DMX (Siccness)
Beanie Sigel & Freeway - Roc Boys (Siccness)
Snoop Dogg - The West Coast Blueprint (EMI/Doggystyle/Priority)
Keke Wyatt – Who Knew? (Shanachie Entertainment)
K-OS - Yes! (US Release) (Last Gang Records)
Rob Swift - The Architect (Ipecac Recordings)
Sadat X - Wild Cowboys II (Fat Beats)
Georgia Anne Muldrow & Declaime - SomeOthaShip (Groove Attack)

March 2, 2010
Raheem DeVaughn - The Love and War of Masterpeace (2 CD)
(Jive/368 Music Group)
DJ Khaled - Victory (We The Best/E1)
Jason DeRulo - Jason DeRulo (Warner Bros./Beluga Heights)

March 9, 2010
Saigon – All In A Another Day’s Work (Amalgam)
Jaicko - Can I… (Capitol)
Kidz in the Hall - Land of Make Believe (Duck Down)
Reks – R.E.K.S. (Showoff/Brick Records)
Snoop Dogg - Malice N Wonderland (Deluxe Ed.) (Priority/Doggy Style/EMI)
Method Man, Ghostface Killah and Raekwon - The Wu Massacre (Island/Def Jam)
Gorillaz - Plastic Beach (Virgin)
Redman - Reggie Noble 9 ½ (Island/Def Jam)
U-N-I & Ro Blvd. – A Love Supreme 2.0 (?)
Ludacris - Battle of the Sexes (Island/Def Jam/Disturbing Tha Peace)

March 16, 2010
Super Jerkin' Vol.1 - Various (Arsenal Records)

March 23, 2010
Memphis Bleek - The Process (Get Low/Mass Appeal Ent.)
Marco Polo & Ruste Juxx - The eXXecution
(Duck Down)
Brotha Lynch Hung - Dinner And A Movie
(Strange Music)
J-Kwon - TBA (The Orchard)
The Game - The Red Album (Interscope/Black Wall Street)
Joell Ortiz - Free Agent (E1)
Big Boi - Sir Luscious Left Foot…Son Of Chico Dusty
Yo Gotti - Live From The Kitchen
(Inevitable/Polo Grounds/J-Records)
Three 6 Mafia - Laws of Power (Hypnotize Minds)
TQ - Kind Of Blue (Affiliated/E1)
Jamie Foxx - Body (J-Records)
Monica - Still Standing (J-Records)
Plies - Goon Affiliated (Atlantic/Big Gates/Slip N Slide)
Cam'ron Presents The U.N. - Gunz N' Butta (E1)
Bertell Young - Goin Hard (Capitol)

March 30, 2010
T-Pain - RevolveR (Jive/Nappy Boy/Konvict)
V.V. Brown - Traveling Like The Light (Capitol)
Drake - Thank Me Later
(Young Money/Cash Money/Universal)
E-40 - Revenue Retrievin’: Day Shift
E-40 - Revenue Retrievin’: Night Shift
(Heavy On The Grind Ent./EMI)
Bone Thugs N Harmony - Uni5: The Worlds Enemy
(Asylum/Bone Thugs & Harmony Worldwide)
Erykah Badu - New Amerykah Part 2: Return of the Ankh
Usher - Raymond vs. Raymond (Jive/Zomba/Laface)
Mariah Carey - Angels Advocate (Island/Def Jam)

April 2010
P.Diddy - Last Train To Paris (Interscope/Bad Boy)
Mistah F.A.B. – Da Yellow Bus Rydah (Atlantic)
Joe Budden - The Great Escape (?)
Christina Aguilera - Bionic (RCA)

April 6, 2010
Cypress Hill - Rise Up (Priority/EMI)
Reflection Eternal: Talib Kweli & HiTek
Revolutions Per Minute (Warner Bros./Blacksmith)
8Ball & MJG - Ten Toes Down
(Push Management/Grand Hustle/E1)

April 13, 2010
Flying Lotus – DJ Kicks (Studio K7)
Jennifer Lopez - Love ? (Epic)
DruHill - InDRUpendence Day (Kedar Entertainment)

April 20, 2010
Bizzy Bone - TBA (?)
Flying Lotus - Cosmogramma (Warp)
Devin The Dude - Suite #420 (E1)
Damian Marley & Nas - Distant Relatives (Island/Def Jam/Universal)
C-N-N - The War Report II (Ice H2O)
Nappy Roots - Pursuit of Nappyness (Nappy Roots Ent.)
Little Brother - Leftback (Hall Of Justus)

April 27, 2010
D. Woods (fr.Danity Kane) - My Favorite Color
(Bonzi Records/Woodgrane Music)

May 2010
Rhymefest – El Che (All I Do)
New Boyz - TBA (Asylum)

May 4, 2010
Leela James - My Soul (Fantasy)
Sharon Jones and the Dap-Kings - I Learned the Hard Way (Daptone)
Toni Braxton - Pulse (Atlantic)

May 11, 2010
Evidence - Cats & Dogs (Rhymesayers)

May 18, 2010
Jagged Edge - The Remedy (Slip N Slide/581 Muzik Group)
Macy Gray - The Sellout (Fantasy)
Lil Jon - Crunk Rock (Motown/Universal/Republic)

May 25, 2010
B.o.B. - The Adventures of Bobby Ray
(Atlantic/Grand Hustle/Rebel Rock)

May 31, 2010
Keri Hilson - TBA (Zone4/Mosley Music/Interscope)

Spring 2010
Anita Baker - TBA (EMI/Blue Note/Angel)
Wyclef Jean - Wyclef Jean (Columbia)
YG - TBA (Island/Def Jam)
Masspike Miles - The Pursuit (Island/Def Jam/Maybach Music)
Travis McCoy (fr. Gym Class Heroes) - Lazarus Project (Nappy Boy/Atlantic)
Keke Palmer - Keke Palmer (Interscope)
Dondria - Dondria vs. Phatfffat (SoSo Def)
Jim Jones - TBA (E1)
Kelis - Fleshtones ( Music Group/Interscope)
Lil Keke - Only in America (TF Records/Swishahouse)
Nelly - Nelly (Derrty/Motown/Universal)
Busta Rhymes - The Chemo (Universal/Motown/Flipmode)
Chino XL - RICANstructuon (Machete)
Tweet - Love Tweet (Umbrella)
Lupe Fiasco - L.A.S.E.R.S. (Atlantic/1st & 15th)
Kelly Rowland - TBA (?)
K'naan - TBA (A&M/Octone)
Madlib - Miles Away (Stones Throw)
Rihanna - Rated R Remixed (Island/Def Jam)
Iyaz - Replay (Time Is Money/Beluga Heights/Warner Bros.)

June 2010
Lloyd Banks - TBA (G-Unit/
Ja Rule - TBA (?)

June 8, 2010
Kutt Calhoun – Raw & Unkutt (?)
Trina - Amazin' (EMI/Slip N Slide)

June 15, 2010
2Pac - Shakurspeare (WIDEawake/Evergreen/Death Row)
Chamillionaire - Venom (Motown/Universal/Chamilitary)

July 2010
Kid Rock - TBA (Atlantic Records)
Soulja Boy - DeAndre's Way (ColliPark/Interscope)

Summer 2010
Maino - The Day After (Hustle Hard Entertainment/Atlantic)
Freeway - Freedom of Speech (Freemoney/Cash Money)
J. Cole - TBA (Roc Nation/Columbia)
Maxwell - (Black) SUMMERS' (Night) (Columbia)
Juelz Santana - Born To Lose, Built to Win: Regan Years
(Island/Def Jam/Skull Gang)
Young Dro - P.O.L.O. (Players Only Live Once)
(Atlantic/Grand Hustle)
Black Milk - Album of the Year (Fat Beats)
Sammie - Coming of Age (Star Camp/Street Love)
Pill - The Medicine (Asylum)
Jill Scott - The Light Of The Sun (Hidden Beach Recordings)
Ray Lavender - TBA (KonLive/Geffen/Interscope)
Adrienne Bailon - TBA (Island/Def Jam)

September 2010
Mario Winans - TBA (Rio World Music/Atlantic Records)
Beastie Boys - Hot Sauce Committee-pt.1 (Capitol)

Summer/Fall 2010
Pimp C - The Naked Soul of Sweet James Jones
Jazmine Sullivan - TBA (J-Records)
Rick Ross - Teflon Don (Island/Def Jam/Maybach Music)
T.I. - TBA (Atlantic/Grand Hustle)

Fall 2010
Triple C's - Color, Cut, Clarity (Island/Def Jam/Maybach Music)
Ludacris - Ludaversal (Island/Def Jam/DTP)

Eminem - Relapse (2) (Interscope/Shady/Aftermath)
Kanye West - TBA (Island/Def Jam/G.O.O.D.)
Beyonce - TBA (Music World/Columbia)
Hot Boys - TBA (Cash Money)
Young Jeezy - Thug Motivation 103 (Island/Def Jam/CTE)
Nas - TBA (Island/Def Jam)
Wu-Tang Clan - Shaolin vs. Wu-Tang (SRC/Universal/Motown)
The Roots - How I Got Over (Island/Def Jam)
Blakroc - Blakroc 2 (?)
Esther Dean - TBA (Zone 4/Interscope)
Gucci Mane - The Appeal (Asylum/So Icey Ent.)
Gucci Mane - The Final Verdict (Asylum/So Icey Ent.)
Lil Flip - Ahead Of My Time (Clover G/Asylum)
Missy Elliott - Block Party (Atlantic/Goldmind)
Bun B - Trill O.G. (Asylum)
Waka Flocka Flame - Murda-Man Flocka (So Icey/Asylum)
Sean Price - Mic Tyson (Duck Down)
David Banner & 9th Wonder - Death Of A Pop Star (?)
Mr. Hudson - Straight No Chaser (US Release)
(Island/Def Jam/G.O.O.D. Music)
Rick Ross & Birdman - The H (Universal)
Musiq Soulchild - TBA (Atlantic)
Nipsey Hussle - South Central State of Mind
Immortal Technique - Middle Passage (Viper)
Eric Benet - TBA (Warner Brothers)
Keyshia Cole - Truth (Geffen/Imani Ent.)
Andre 3000 - TBA (Jive/Zomba/LaFace)
Eve - Lip Lock (?)
The LOX - New L.O.X. Order (Bad Boy/Interscope/D-Block/Ruff Ryders)
Fat Joe - The Darkside (Imperial/EMI/Terror Squad)
Ashanti - TBA (?)
Young Chris – Now or Never (?)
Jack Splash - Technology and Love Might Save Us All (J-Records)
Crooked I – Million Dollar Story (?)
Mikkey Halsted - Chicago: The Photo Album (?)
The Queen Project (Tamia/Deborah Cox/Kelly Price) (Hidden Beach Recordings)
Shawnna – TBA (Nappy Boy/Money Over Everyting Ent.)
Janet Jackson - TBA (Geffen)
Estelle - All of Me (Atlantic/Home School)
Janelle Monae - Metropolis Suite (Bad Boy/Atlantic)
DJ Webstar – TBA (E1)
Kenna - Songs For Flight (Interscope/Star Trak)
Shontelle - Shontelligence (SRC/Universal)
Easy Mo Bee - Right Now (?)
L. Green - Highly Anticipated (Geffen)
Smitty – Hello America (Interscope/Blackground/Close Range)
Dead Prez – Information Age (Boss Up/Family Tree)
Hal Linton - Return From The Future (Universal/Motown)
USDA - TBA (Island/Def Jam/CTE)
Mullage - The Element of Versatility
(From The Ground/Jive/Zomba)
Pharoahe Monch – W.A.R. (W.A.R. Media)
Kat DeLuna - Inside Out (Motown/Universal)
Shawty Lo - I Am Carlos (DFL/Asylum)
Aretha Franklin
A Woman Falling Out Of Love (Wal-Mart/QVC exclusive)
Lil Scrappy - The Grustle
(Island/Def Jam/Disturbing Tha Peace/G's Up)
Mystikal - TBA (Big Truck Records)
AZ - Doe or Do 2 (Quiet $$/Fastlife/E1)
Mishon – The Yearbook (Interscope)
Cam' ron - Killa Season 2 (Diplomats/Asylum)
Rich Boy - Buried Alive (Interscope/Zone 4)
Maxwell - Urban Hang Suite (Deluxe Edition) (Columbia/Legacy)
Katt Williams - Cats & Dogs: The Revenge Of Kitty Galore (?)
Fizz & Boog (fr. B2K) – Nightlife (Arsenal Records)
Mia X - Betty Rocka Locksmith (?)
Baby Boy da Prince - Multi Talented (Universal Republic)
BXC - Young And The Restless (Island/Def Jam/DTP)
Fabolous Presents Street Family - Various (Paul Cain/Red Cafe) (Island/Def Jam)
Drag-On - My Life, My Legacy, My Melody (Hood Environment)
Smif N Wessun & Pete Rock - TBA (Duck Down)
Random Axe (Guilty Simpson, Sean Price & Black Milk) - TBA (Duck Down)
Black Milk & Melanie Rutherford - Searching For Sanity (?)
OJ Da Juice Man - Otis Williams Jr. Story (Mizay/Asylum)
Bilal - TBA (Plug Research)
Teairra Mari - At That Point (Fo' Reel/Asylum)
Vivian Green - TBA (E1)
Diamond (fr.Crime Mob) - Black Barbie (Warner Bros.)
A Tribe Called Quest - Michael Rappaport DVD Documentary (?)
Common - The Believer (Geffen/G.O.O.D. Music)
Black Thought & DangerMouse - Dangerous Thoughts (?)
Akon - Stadium Music (Motown/Universal/Konvict/SRC)
Lil Wayne - Tha Carter IV (Cash Money/Universal)
Consequence - Cons TV
(Motown/Universal/G.O.O.D.Music/Band Camp)
Pac Div - Grown Kid Syndrome (Universal)
Flo-Rida - Flo (Altantic/Poe Boy)
Amy Winehouse - Yes, Please! (Universal/Republic)
Billy Blue - Real Talk (Interscope/Poe Boy/Konvict/Mosley)
Webbie - Webbie's Web (Asylum/Trill Entertainement)
Project Pat - Play Me Some Pimpin (The Album)
(Hypnotize Minds)
K. Michelle - Pain Medicine (Hitz Committee/Jive/Zomba)
Kandi Burruss - TBA (Asylum/Kandi Koated Ent.)
Play N Skillz - Out Tha Box (SRC/Universal)
Paul Wall - Heart Of A Champion (Asylum/Swishahouse)
WC - Revenge of the Barracuda (Lynch Mob)
Jadakiss - Top Five, Dead or Alive (Island/Def Jam/Roc A Fella)
50 Cent - TBA (Interscope/Aftermath/G-Unit)
BC Jean - TBA (J-Records)
J*DaVey - New Designer Drug (Sire/Warner Bros.)
Erykah Badu - Lowdown Loretta Brown (Motown/Universal)
Talib Kweli - Prisoner of Consciousness (WB/Blacksmith)
Christina Milian - Elope (Radio Killa/My Space/Interscope)
N.E.R.D. - Instant Gratification (Star Trak/Interscope)
Cee-Lo - TBA (Elektra)
Anthony Hamilton - TBA (So So Def/Laface/Jive)
Ruff Ryders - Ruff Ryders Evolution: Generation I (?)
Blu - TBA (Sire/Warner Bros.)
Fantasia - TBA (J-Records)
Outkast - TBA (LaFace/Jive/Zomba)
Tiffany Evans – Ms. Tiffany (Columbia)
Linkin Park – TBA (Warner Bros.)
Nicki Minaj – TBA (Young Money/ Universal)
8Ball & MJG - Under The South (Grand Hustle)
Bronze Nazareth - School For The Blind (Sound Records)
Mike Jones - Expect The Unexpected (Asylum)
The-Dream - Love King (Island/Def Jam/Radio Killa)
One Chance - One Chance (Nappy Boy)
Ciara - TBA (Jive/Zomba)
Avery Storm - Shotgun Love
(Derrty Ent/Polo Grounds/J-Records)
Huey - In Reel Life... (Hitz Commitee/Huey Ent./Jive)
Kardinal Offishal - Mr. International (Konvict)
Marsha Ambrosius (fr. Floetry) - Yours Sincerely…Marsha Ambrosius (J-Records)
DMX - Walk With Me Now (Bodog?)
DMX - You’ll Fly With Me Later (Bodog?)
DJ Quik - Rhythm-al-ism Red (Mad Science)
Lil Mama - Voice of the Young People: I Am That
Teyana Taylor - From A Planet Called Harlem
(Interscope/Star Trak)
Swizz Beatz - Life After The Party (Motown/Universal)
Red Café - The Shakedown (Konvict/Bad Boy/Interscope)
David Banner - Mr. D Banner (Motown/Universal/SRC)
Jay Rock - Follow Me Home (Warner Bros./Top Dawg Ent.)
Kevin Cossum - TBA (N.A.R.S./Jive)
Krayzie Bone - Chasing The Devil (ThugLine Records)
Tha Dogg Pound - 100 Wayz (?)
Bossman - The Re-Up (One Up/MySpace/Interscope)
Knoc-turn'al - Knoc’s Ville (Hoopla Media Group/LRT/Universal)
Mac Shawn 100 - Tha Bigg Fish (Doggystyle/Priority Records/EMI)
Izza Kizza – Saturday Morning (Decon)
Keith Murray – TBA (Sound Records)
Paula Deanda - Stunned (J-Records)
Baby Bash - TBA (J-Records)
Cool Kids - When Fish Ride Bicycles (Chocolate Industries)
Lyfe Jennings - Sooner Or Later
(Warner Bros./Imani Ent./Asylum/Jesus Swings)
Beenie Man - The Legend Returns (Brookland/Universal/Republic)
O.J. Simpson - TBA (Stones Throw)
Rich Girl – Rich Girl (Jive/Zomba/Rich Craft)
Cassie - Electro Love (Bad Boy/Interscope)
Tyga - The Introduction (Young Money/Decadance)

Maxwell - (Black Summers') NIGHT (Columbia)
Dr. Dre - Detox (Interscope/Aftermath)
Beastie Boys - Hot Sauce Committee-pt.2 (Capitol)

Prince - Elixir (?)
Too $hort - After Party (Dangerous Music)
Lil Kim - Vintage (?)
Vaughan Anthony - TBA (Home School)
Nina Sky - Starting Today (J-Records/Polo Grounds)
D’Angelo - James River (J-Records)
Ron Browz - Etherboy (?)
Cam' ron - The Bakery (Diplomats/Asylum?)
Cam' ron - Killa! (Diplomats/Asylum?)
Kem - Intimacy (Motown/Universal)
Kurupt - Street Lights (?)
Dogg Pound - That Was Then, This Is Now (?)
Cashis - The Art of Dying (Shady)
Babyface - From The Heart (Island/Def Jam)
Mickey Factz - TBA (GFCNY)
Tank - Aggressive/Beginning (Blackground/Universal)
Yung L.A. - Futuristic LeLand (Interscope/Grand Hustle)
DG Yola - Still Standing (Gracie Productions)
Rock City - Wake The Neighbors (Interscope/Konvict)
Young Steff - Jump It Off (Atlantic/Richcraft)
GLC - Love, Life & Loyalty (G.O.O.D./Get It Man Ent./Epic)
Kia Shine - TBA (?)
Hieroglyphics - At The Helm (Hieroglyphics)
Yung Berg - The Love Project (Yung Boss/Epic/E1)
Method Man - Crystal Meth (Island/Def Jam)
Redman - Muddy Waters 2 (Island/Def Jam)
Redman - Doc’s Da Name 3000 (Island/Def Jam)
Tynisha Keli - The Chronicles of TK (Warner Bros.)
Yolanda Adams - TBA (Columbia)
J. Rocc - Some Cold Rock Stuff (Stones Throw)
Strong Arm Steady – Arm & Hammers (Blacksmith)
Prozak - The Hitchcock of Hip Hop (Strange Music)
2 Pistols - Arrogant (Universal/Cash Money)
Big Sean - Finally Famous (G.O.O.D. Music)
Peedi Crakk - A Night In The Life (Amalgam Digital)
DJ Class - Alameda & Coldspring
(Universal/Republic/UnRuly Productions)
Rye Rye - Go! Pop! Bang! (Interscope)
Smoke DZA - Substance Abuse (Cinematic/Epic)
Droop-E & E-40 Present: - The Bay Bridges 2 (Sik Wid It)
The D.B.'s - Mannish Music (Sik Wit It)
Rapper Big Pooh - Dirty Pretty Things (Hall Of Justus)
Junior Reid - Living Legend (Leak Records/ABB)
DJ Babu - The Unexpected (Nature Sounds)
R.A. The Rugged Man - Thornburn Files: B-Sides Rarities
(Nature Sounds)
EMPD – DVD (EP Records)
Z-Ro - Heroin (Asylum/Rap-A-Lot)
Skillz - Infamous Quotes (Big Kidz/Okayplayer/E1)
Kandi – Kandi’s B.L.O.G.S. (Bungalo)
Messy Marv & T Nutty - Tha 2nd & 3rd Letter (Black Armor Records)


  1. Hot albums coming out this year!I'm looking forwward to Janelle Monae's album! She definitely has some amazing talent!

  2. Thanks for the list, will save.