Fall is right around the corner, and with it comes the return of many of pop’s heavy hitters. But first, Demi Lovato teases her new album with the richly emotional “Tell Me You Love Me.” Fifth Harmony releases its first album as a foursome, the standout song being the immediate earworm “He Like That.” And Brit singer Jorja Smith gets an electronic assist in her latest with producer Preditah. Plus: talented songwriter Sam Dew defines a sound all his own, and Beck is back with a song that skirts the line between the lightness of pop and the darkness of reality.

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