If you listen to one new recording this week, make it: ... Well, can you wait a week? Local rap star Tabi Bonney drops his latest album “The Summer Years” next Tuesday, but we’re getting a jump and reviewing it in tomorrow’s paper. Watch the video for “Hip-Hop and Love” above.

If you see one act live this week, make it: A homecoming gig from Thao with the Get Down Stay Down when they open for The Head and the Heart at the 9:30 Club on Friday.

And if you stay up late to see one act on television this week, make it: Mother-to-be Beyonce when she performs on “Late Night With Jimmy Fallon,” Friday. There’s sure to be some baby talk, right?