Best Album Of 2019
Join us as we count down the best singles and albums of the year, remember the days of scrubs and the girls who wear Abercrombie & Fitch, and argue about which albums stood above the rest. “You ever Y’all, it was stupid hot in July, at least here at NPR Music HQ. And to some degree, the best albums of the month reflect that sweaty, heat-stricken mood. Cuco’s Para Mí makes for a laid-back summer The first half of 2019 was an admittedly slow time for hip-hop releases, but that changed in July. We finally got the blockbuster Dreamville collaborative project that we all watched come together in
July may have been a slightly quieter month for new album releases (apart from the new Chance The Rapper album, which didn’t quite impress), but that doesn’t mean we didn’t enjoy listening to heaps of “The Big Day” is Chance’s fourth full-length release, and though he has made a point of referring to it as his debut album, it feels no more fleshed out than “Coloring Book” from 2016 (which won the Spoon have long been one of the most reliably great rock bands to emerge from the early Aughts indie boom. Their secret weapon has always been their restraint — riffs that simmer but don’t boil,
Best Album Of 2019 – After enjoying domestic success for decades, K-Pop has undeniably exploded all across the globe – especially just in the past few years. The genre’s brought us plenty of cultural phenomenons touring Join us as we count down the best singles and albums of the year, remember the days of scrubs and the girls who wear Abercrombie & Fitch, and argue about which albums stood above the rest. 50 Cent was Like so much of the best pop music, Ocean Eyes is caught in a riveting but creepy liminal space. Happy birthday to a beautiful album—and an unsettling one.