"We all have our purpose, we all have our strengths."
Surprise albums are very...surprising. But many of them are expected while others truly make a dent in the musical world. Beyonce popularized the trend while Red Hot Chili Peppers, U2, Drake, Rihanna and several others followed suit. The only question is why? To control the narrative? To avoid leaks? To generate buzz? Earn more money? There are any number of reasons why an artist would do this. We'll get to the bottom of this only on News Time!