Year In Review: The 10 Best Albums of the Year

After seeing albums from Miguel, the xx, Perfume Genius and Julie Byrne among the spots 50-11 on the year-end chart, here are the top 10 albums of 2017. See who joins Panda Bear (2007), Fleet Foxes (2008), Animal Collective (2009), Arcade Fire (2010), tUnE-yArDs (2011), Chromatics (2012), Beyoncé (2013, 2016), the War On Drugs (2014), […]

Year In Review: The Best Songs of 2017, 100-21

The music of 2017 mirrored the general feeling on unrest left as residue from a toxic 2016, from Kendrick Lamar’s fiery, reactive “DNA.” to the bleak nihilism of Lil Uzi Vert’s “XO Tour Llif3,” the escapism of Lorde’s “Green Light” to Kesha’s scorned but resilient “Praying.” You’ll find those four songs here, plus music from […]