Blogify: Surprise!

Based on the success of Beyoncé’s Beyoncé and Drake’s If You’re Reading This It’s Too Late, many writers in the music biz speculate that surprise album releases are going to be the next big trend. While we have columns like La, La, La Brunonia to keep you up on all the new music, sometimes artists sneak releases without warning.

Here’s a Best-Of’s playlist from albums that were released by surprise.

(We would have included Michael Cera’s surprise album from this past summer, but sadly he isn’t on Spotify.)