Flo Rida leads off this week's list of new albums with the collection that includes the big hit title song and his new single "Whistle."
Flo Rida is looking to return to the top 10 of the album chart after the commercial debacle of his most recent release Only One Flo (Part 1). The new album, his fourth studio album, has already generated two top 10 hit singles, "Good Feeling" and the title song. The third "Whistle" is already in the top 20.
Chris Brown's last album F.A.M.E. was his first to top the album chart. He is looking to repeat that accomplishment with his new release. All four previous Chris Brown albums have reached the top 10 and three have been certified gold or beyond. Fortune includes the top 10 pop hit single "Turn Up the Music."
Sunshine State Of Mind, last year's album by We the Kings, was their first to break into the top 50 on the overall album chart and the top 10 on the rock chart. It included the top 40 pop radio hit "Say You Like Me." The group looks to continue the momentum with this EP of summer pop rock.
4. Asia - XXX
It has been 30 years since the first album from prog rock supergroup Asia. The current lineup of the group is a reunion of the original lineup. The first, self-titled, album was a quadruple platinum #1 smash hit. It included the top 10 pop hit single "Heat Of the Moment."XXX is the third studio album from the reunion of the group's original lineup.
The duo of Wisin and Yandel are among the leaders of the Puerto Rican music genre known as reggaeton. Lideres is their ninth studio album. It is strongly dance music oriented. The duo's last four studio albums have reached #1 on the Latin chart and the two most recent collections hit the top 10 on the overall album chart. Lideres includes the #1 Latin hit "Follow the Leader" featuring Jennifer Lopez.
Noah Stewart is an operatic tenor who grew up in Harlem, New York City and attended The Juilliard School. His debut album includes versions of classic folk songs as well as operatic pieces. It was a top 15 album hit in the UK in April.
Jimmie Van Zant is a cousin of the legendary Van Zants, Ronnie, Johnny, and Donnie, of the bands Lynyrd Skynyrd and .38 Special. Those brothers laid the foundations of what has become known as southern rock. Jimmie Van Zant aims to have Feels Like Freedom carry on the family's southern rock legacy.
The Blasters turn to a more blues-oriented approach on their latest album. This new release includes all of the original 1980 lineup of the band minus Dave Alvin. Phil Alvin duets with Exene Cervenka of punk legends X on Johnny and June Carter Cash's classic "Jackson."