Whoever says there's no new good music is in for a pleasant surprise in 2013 as some of our favorite artists return with amazing new material. Just in time for the warmer weather, Beyonce, India Arie and Janelle Monae are just a few of the artists returning with sizzling new soul and R&B to keep us happy through the heat. Here's a look at 13 albums we're excited to blast in our speakers.
If the controversy surrounding King Bey’s “Bow Down” is only a tease of what’s ahead, then we’re dutifully clearing the way for a Beyoncé-run summer. While she’s been mum on album details, we’re positive the Beyhive will get previews of what’s in store on the Mrs. Carter World Tour.