Treat your ears to these female-driven albums from the first half of 2016.
Chapters – Yuna
A delicious, pop-y swirl of genres from Malaysian artist Yuna, with guest appearances from Usher and Jhene Aiko
99 Cents – Santigold
With propulsively exuberant highs and rumbling lows, these songs practically demand you get up and dance (or at least wiggle in your seat).
Kidsticks – Beth Orton
A lush and eccentric fusion of electronic and folk from the lauded singer-songwriter
case/lang/veirs – case/lang/veirs
Neko Case, KD Lang, and Laura Veirs combine their prodigious talents for this collaborative album
ANTI – Rihanna
Bold and striking musical stylings from a pop goddess
Love You To Death – Tegan and Sara
The duo deliver impeccable synth pop about love and heartbreak.