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Your Week in Music: Stream the new Black Keys album, meet Gabrielle Aplin

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The new Black Keys album is streaming free on iTunes until its release on Tuesday. (Source: Nonesuch Records) The new Black Keys album is streaming free on iTunes until its release on Tuesday. (Source: Nonesuch Records)
Gabrielle Aplin's six-song 'English Rain' EP is now available in the U.S. (Source: Warner Brothers Records) Gabrielle Aplin's six-song 'English Rain' EP is now available in the U.S. (Source: Warner Brothers Records)

(RNN) - From their signature fuzzed-out sound to some downright smooth tracks, the new Black Keys album is available to stream free on iTunes.

Turn Blue is streaming until its release on Tuesday.

And for guitar lovers, the Keys craft some stellar solos on an all-around solid album.

You can stream the album on iTunes Radio at itunes.com/theblackkeys.

MJ a Day

Clips of Michael Jackson's posthumous album XSCAPE are starting to leak out ahead of its official Tuesday release.

Subscribers of Sony's Music Unlimited streaming music service can hear a track a day in full this week. But if you're not a subscriber, you can preview 30 second teasers on the Sony blog.

One track can everyone can hear in full: Love Never Felt So Good, originally recorded by MJ in 1983 and featuring the vocals of one Justin Timberlake.

XSCAPE features eight cuts that until now have never seen the light of day. Though some of the vocals are decades old, producers, including Timbaland, were brought in to "contemporize" the tracks for a modern audience.

The King of Pop died in 2009, most certainly before all his creative genius had been exhausted.

Billboard reports nearly 13 million albums have been sold since his untimely death.

Introducing ... Gabrielle Aplin

What does the UK and Australia know that we Americans don't? Up until now, Gabrielle Aplin.

A well-kept secret to most in the U.S., the domestic embargo has finally been lifted.

Aplin, the British guitar-toting pixie who has been burning up the charts in Europe and Australia, has officially dropped her six-song English Rain EP here in the States.

And if you're anything like us, you won't be able to get her blend of infectious acoustic indie pop out of your mental jukebox - or off your iPod. (We admit it, we at YWIM had the full album imported five months ago and it has been on "repeat" ever since. Don't judge us.)

You can pick up English Rain on iTunes at http://smarturl.it/EnglishRainEP.

iHeartRadio Returns

If the MTV Video Music Awards, Billboard Awards, Grammys and American Music Awards just don't quite satisfy your need for gratuitous hardware passing, the iHeartRadio Awards have been picked up for another year.

iHeartRadio made its debut on NBC last week to the tune of 5.5 million viewers, according to Variety, and featured performances from Blake Shelton, Arcade Fire and Bastille, among others.

New Releases

Gabrielle Aplin: English Rain EP - May 6

Ben Harper and Ellen Harper: Childhood Home - May 6

Hunter Hayes: Storyline - May 6

Ray Laotian: Supernova - May 6

Various: Nashville: Season 2, Volume 2 - May 6

Upcoming Releases

The Black Keys: Turn Blue - May 13

Michael Jackson: XSCAPE - May 13

Rascal Flatts: Rewind - May 13

Dolly Parton: Blue Smoke - May 13

Coldplay: Ghost Stories - May 19

And finally ...

Angelina Jordan, 7, was clearly born with jazz inside her. Her recent rendition of Fly Me to the Moon on a Norwegian TV show is as timeless as the classic song itself.

Her website says she's inspired by the likes of Billie Holiday and you can hear the influence.

A pint-sized crooner in the making? We approve.

What we're listening to

Sia- Breathe Me

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