Mic-Check 🎵 Weekly Music Newsletter (7.11.22)
The 1975 return. Kanye & Cardi B collab. Ed Sheeran tries afrobeats. Usher & City Girls duet. Imagine Dragons album.
We were off last week for the Fourth of July, so today’s newsletter is a bit longer than usual.
R. Kelly was sentenced to 30 years in prison for racketeering and sex trafficking.
Three tracks from Michael Jackson’s posthumous 2010 album Michael were removed from streaming platforms amid claims that the vocals aren’t his.