New Music Monday: Ab-Soul, Young Dolph, And Bootsy Collins Start Your Week With A Fresh Batch Of New Tunes

Tune in every Monday to catch songs you need to add to your rotation.

There's so much new music coming out every week that it's impossible to listen to it all. When you finally find an artist, album, or song that you truly connect with, another one comes out. As a music lover, you're living in an exciting and challenging moment.

But don't worry; every Monday, BET features the newest artists, sounds, and trends in hip-hop, r&b, afrobeat, house, and more in our New Music Mondays column. You'll find a familiar (and not-so-familiar) array of artists and emerging music. So, without further ado, here are ten new records that you should kick off your week with — led by Ab-Soul, Young Dolph, and Bootsy Collins.

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Ab-Soul released his new album Herbert on Friday (December 16) along with a new video for “FOMF”, one of the project’s singles. Directed by Omar Jones and Onda, the video has the TDE artist standing on a baseball field, packed with many of his fans cheering him and his label family on. The Boi-1da produced track is the fifth on Soulo’s new project and is a hard-hitting anthem sure to give you some added motivation to start the week.

Young Dolph’s Estate and Paper Route Empire released both the newest single “Old Ways” and the Memphis rapper’s highly anticipated posthumous album Paper Route Frank last week. Featuring an O’Jays sample on the beat made by frequent collaborator Bandplay, Dolph continues to display the steady delivery and incredible lyricism that made him a favorite among Hip Hop fans. On the song, he raps about hustling to provide for his family and the earlier years during his come up.

And to get you into the holiday spirit, funk legend Bootsy Collins released a new song. “Boot-A-Claus/Here 4-A-Reason” is a funky and unifying song that is from the Ohio native’s forthcoming compilation album Funk Not Fight, which is about spreading joy and peace through music and addressing violence across the U.S.

Additionally, Little Simz, Lil Durk’s Only The Family and Jacquees & Future also released new songs and videos. See our list below.

  • Ab-Soul: “FOMF”

  • Young Dolph: "Old Ways"

  • Bootsy Collins: “Boot-A-Claus/Here 4-A-Reason”

  • Little Sims: “NO THANK YOU”

  • Lil Durk’s Only The Family: “The Block is Hot”

  • Jacquees feat. Future: “When You Bad Like That”

  • Peewee Longway feat. Young Thug: “Live a Lil”

  • Central Cee: "LET GO"

  • Alchemist feat. ScHoolboy Q: “Clip In A Tray”

  • whiterosemoxie: "whts rght"

  • Bonus Heat #UpAndComing: Mike Dimes: “FLEEK”

    Check out Mike Dimes’ brand new song/video “FLEEK”. It’s one of our new favorites!

    Also check out BET’s Pulse of the Culture playlist for more tunes.

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