Nicki Minaj “The Pinkprint”

Hot on the heels of announcing “The Pinkprint World Tour”, scheduled to hit UK shores in Spring 2015, rap diva, Nicki Minaj releases the album of the same name today. “The Pinkprint” is the third studio effort from her Minajesty and includes the singles, “Only”, “Anaconda” and “Pills ‘N’ Potions” while Beyonce, Drake, Ariana Grande and Chris Brown guest-star on the LP. 2014 has seen Ms Minaj host the MTV EMAs in Glasgow last month and star opposite Cameron Diaz and Leslie Mann in revenge rom-com, “The Other Woman”.

5 Seconds Of Summer “LIVESOS”

Aussie boyband, 5 Seconds Of Summer release their first live LP this week. The pop/punk quartet released their self-titled, debut in June of this year, which features the singles, “She Looks So Perfect”, “Don’t Stop”, “Amnesia” and “Good Girls”. “LIVESOS” includes their take on The Replacements, “What I Like About You” as well as reworkings of hits by Green Day and Katy Perry.

D’Angelo “Black Messiah”

D’Angelo brings a 14 year hiatus to an end this week with the release of his third studio effort. “Black Messiah” follows 2000’s “Voodoo” and features the single, “Really Love”.

Nathan Carter “Christmas Stuff”

Country singer, Nathan Carter presents his own take on the festive season with, “Christmas Stuff”; an album of well-known and loved Christmas songs, including, “Rockin’ Around The Christmas Tree”, “Let It Snow”, “Silent Night” and “Blue Christmas”.