The already-mainstream artists are sure to sweep the major awards, including two of the most viral artists of the past year: Lizzo and Billie Eilish.
Top Albums of the 2010s (#6): Lorde – Melodrama (2017)
Melodrama establishes Lorde as an artist with the lifestyle of a party-loving, city-scaling teenager and the soul of an intellectual with wisdom seemingly compounded over generations.
Top Albums of the 2010s (#7): Justin Timberlake – The 20/20 Experience
This gem of an album distills decades of R&B, pop, dance, rock, and soul into 10 vibrant and poignant tracks.
I’m listening to one new album every day for a year: April
I enjoyed listening to rock and rap outside the mainstream, listening to the discographies of artists like Cage the Elephant, Freddie Gibbs, DMX, and The Internet.
I’m listening to one new album every day for a year: March
Musical theatre, rock, pop, and Game of Thrones soundtracks.
I’m listening to one new album every day for a year: February
I explore A$AP Rocky, Mos Def, and Big K.R.I.T’s discographies.
Grammys 2019: Predictions for MAJOR Awards (General)
With 8 nominations in each of the four major categories, the race is more wide open than ever. Will female artists and rappers triumph?
Top 25 Albums of 2018
I aimed for a range of different subgenres and types within rap and R&B as well as pop and indie rock in my top 25 albums of 2018. Including Swimming, Voicenotes, Daytona, Isolation, and more.
I’m listening to one new album every day for a year: November
Great rap album releases this month, along with more experimental genres.