That's it folks, the weeked has nearly landed and we're off home for a rest.
Scroll down for all today's best music news, including the director of the forthcoming Aretha Franklin biopic being revealed, a rapper going from the streets to the BBC Sound of 2019 award and plenty of new big name musical collabs for you all to feast on.
Plus, of course, 5 Things We Learned This Week - because knowledge is power.
We'll leave you with a beat-filled fresh Desert Island Disco mix, courtesy of superstar DJs The Chemical Brothers (above).
See you on the dancefloor.