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Calvin Harris Announces New Album, ‘Funk Wav Bounces Vol. 1’

The DJ’s upcoming album Funk Wav Bounces Vol. 1 features many artists

After having released two songs in the last couple of weeks, Scottish producer Calvin Harris announced a new feature-filled album and a release date.

Adam Wiles, the 33-year-old DJ–better known as Calvin Harris–announced on his Twitter Funk Wav Bounces Vol. 1, to be released on June 30. Attached to the announcement, Harris included a video that listed the features he will have on the album. The video features vocals from singer Khalid and rapper Future.

Fans from many genres will be able to enjoy the album as genres range from hip-hop to pop to R&B and more. Frank Ocean, Travis Scott, Kehlani, Future, Pharrell Williams, Katy Perry, Big Sean, John Legend, Khalid, Migos, ScHoolboy Q, Ariana Grande, Young Thug, D.R.A.M., Nicki Minaj, Lil Yachty, Jessie Reyez, PARTYNEXTDOOR and Snoop Dogg will all have a spot on the forthcoming album.

“Slide,” which features vocals from Migos and Frank Ocean debuted at 13 on the Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs chart.

Harris has also been nominated for Top Dance/Electronic Artist and Top Dance/Electronic Song for the 2017 Billboard Music Awards.

Hensley Carrasco

Hensley graduated from the University of Rhode Island where he was the editor-in-chief of the school newspaper, the Good 5 Cent Cigar. He founded the site with hopes to add to the ever-growing digital music newsroom. Hensley generally writes about Hip-Hop, but other genres are not out of his writing spectrum. On the side, Hensley is a photographer, specializing in concert photography.

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Hensley Carrasco

Hensley graduated from the University of Rhode Island where he was the editor-in-chief of the school newspaper, the Good 5 Cent Cigar. He founded the site with hopes to add to the ever-growing digital music newsroom. Hensley generally writes about Hip-Hop, but other genres are not out of his writing spectrum. On the side, Hensley is a photographer, specializing in concert photography.

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