Year-End Lists

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Brooklyn Vegan: Top 55 Albums of 2020

29 December 2020

Brooklyn Vegan: Top 55 Albums of 2020

[see also 2019, 2018, 2017, 2016]

  1. Fiona AppleFetch the Bolt Cutters
  2. Freddie Gibbs & The AlchemistAlfredo
  3. Phoebe BridgersPunisher
  4. Run the JewelsRTJ4
  5. Perfume GeniusSet My Heart on Fire Immediately
  6. Moses SumneyGræ
  7. SaultUntitled (Black Is)
  8. SaultUntitled (Rise)
  9. HumInlet
  10. Róisín MurphyRóisín Machine
  11. Jeff RosenstockNo Dream
  12. Adrianne Lenkersongs
  13. Adrianne Lenkerinstrumentals
  14. Yves TumorHeaven to a Tortured Mind
  15. Jason Isbell and The 400 UnitReunions
  16. Westside GunnPray for Paris
  17. Bonny Light HorsemanBonny Light Horseman
  18. Conway the MachineFrom King to a God
  19. Porridge RadioEvery Bad
  20. Boldy James & The AlchemistThe Price of Tea in China
  21. Boldy James / Sterling TolesManger on McNichols
  22. Bartees StrangeLive Forever
  23. Teenage HalloweenTeenage Halloween
  24. Benny the ButcherBurden of Proof
  25. DeftonesOhms
  26. Megan Thee StallionGood News
  27. WaxahatcheeSaint Cloud
  28. Jarv IsBeyond the Pale
  29. Pop SmokeMeet the Woo 2
  30. Bob DylanRough and Rowdy Ways
  31. Infant IslandBeneath
  32. Armand HammerShrines
  33. Stay InsideViewing
  34. Napalm DeathThroes of Joy in the Jaws of Defeatism
  35. Fleet FoxesShore
  36. GulchImpenetrable Cerebral Fortress
  37. The MicrophonesMicrophones in 2020
  38. Hayley WilliamsPetals for Armor
  39. The 1975Notes on a Conditional Form
  40. CaribouSuddenly
  41. Record SetterI Owe You Nothing
  42. Kelly Lee OwensInner Song
  43. Lido PimientaMiss Colombia
  44. Nubya GarciaSOURCE
  45. DestroyerHave We Met
  46. Touché AmoréLament
  47. SvalbardWhen I Die, Will I Get Better?
  48. Oranssi PazuzuMestarin kynsi
  49. Code OrangeUnderneath
  50. Code OrangeUnder the Skin
  51. Mary LattimoreSilver Ladders
  52. SwevenThe Eternal Resonance
  53. Dua LipaFuture Nostalgia
  54. UlcerateStare Into Death And Be Still
  55. Flo MilliHo, Why Is You Here?
  56. ProtojeIn Search Of Lost Time
  57. Billy NomatesBilly Nomates
  58. Beverly Glenn-CopelandTransmissions: The Music of Beverly Glenn-Copeland
  59. Moses BoydDark Matter