Music Update: Tremendous Tremors

The Gavel understands your daily Boston College struggles. From the Newton Bus to midterms and everywhere in between, finding new music can seem like a daunting and time consuming task. In a quest to fulfill your eardrums' hindered desires, we present the Music Update, a list of the newest singles/albums, upcoming pre-orders and even any free music offers to watch out for.

This week's music features a large variety of popular, upcoming and returning artists. Pitbull and Jennifer Lopez team up with Caludia Leitte to create the official 2014 FIFA World Cup song while Ed Sheeran, Jack White and Owl City return to music with new singles.

Sza, label-mate to Kendrick Lamar and ScHoolboy Q, releases her smooth and passionate debut album Z and SOHN makes ears quake with his epic production in Tremors. Lastly, Chet Faker's, Ingrid Michaelson's and Ziggy Marley's albums arrive next week and each musician has made them free to enjoy on iTunes Radio First Play until they release on April 15.


New Singles:

1. "We Are One" by Pitbull featuring Jennifer Lopez and Caludia Leitte


2. “Sing" by Ed Sheeran


3. "High Ball Stepper" by Jack White


4. "Beautiful Times" by Owl City featuring Lindsey Stirling


5. “I Won" by Future featuring Kanye West


New Albums:

1. Z by Sza

"Childs Play" featuring Chance the Rapper


2. Tremors by SOHN

"The Wheel"


3. It's Album Time by Todd Terje

"Inspector Norse"


4. SoMo by SoMo

"We Can Make Love"


5. Pure Fiction by Eric Hutchinson

“A Little More”


6. EP by Scavengers



7. Love and Hate by Joan Osborne

“Work On Me"


8. Everlasting by Martina McBride

"Wild Night"


Pre-Order Corner:

1. Built On Glass by Chet Faker (Available on iTunes Radio First Play)

"Talk Is Cheap"


2. Lights Out by Ingrid Michaelson (Available on iTunes Radio First Play)



3. Fly Rasta by Ziggy Marley (Available on iTunes Radio First Play)

"I Don't Wanna Live On Mars"


4. Testimony by August Alsina

"Kissin' On My Tatoos"

Free Song on iTunes:

"Somebody Loves You" by Betty Who


Jonathan Reed