As the music industry kicks back in after the holidays once again and another year is upon us, so comes the question of which artists we could see releasing albums in 2022. Despite still being a year of living with the pandemic, last year was packed with musical releases from Drake, J. Cole, Adele, Ed Sheeran, Kanye West, Billie Eilish, and other giants in multiple genres. One can only assume that this year will bring music heads some of the same good luck.
Below, we’ve compiled a list of some of the most anticipated albums in 2022. Some of these artists have said that they’re dropping an album this year, and some of the picks come from educated guesses mixed with wishful thinking.