Billy Corgan produced the Smashing Pumpkins’ CYR, the follow-up to 2018’s Rick Rubin–produced SHINY AND OH SO BRIGHT, VOL. 1 / NO PAST. NO FUTURE. NO SUN. CYR is also the second project from the group since Corgan reunited with founding band members James Iha and Jimmy Chamberlain. A double album, it’s also accompanied by a five-part animated series titled In Ashes.
It’s been three years since Juicy J’s last studio album, but he’s been plenty busy in the time leading up to the new The Hustle Continues. In 2020, he’s produced tracks for T.I. (“Hypno”) and three for Megan Thee Stallion’s debut Good News. Meg, in turn, appears on The Hustle Continues, which also features guest spots from A$AP Rocky, 2 Chainz, Lil Baby, Logic, Ty Dolla $ign, Conway the Machine, NLE Choppa, Project Pat, and more.
After releasing a pair of promising EPs —2016’s Nowhere Near and 2018’s Wild Yout—South East London rapper FLOHIO has released her first full-length mixtape, No Panic No Pain. In September, she shared the track “Unveiled,” which was produced by the duo Take A Daytrip. She later shared the tracks “Sweet Flaws” and “With Ease” from the tape.