Year-End Lists

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Gigwise: 51 Best Albums of 2020

06 December 2020

Gigwise: 51 Best Albums of 2020

[see also 2012, 2011]

  1. Rina SawayamaSawayama
  2. Perfume GeniusSet My Heart on Fire Immediately
  3. Taylor SwiftFolklore
  4. SaultUntitled (Black Is)
  5. Run the JewelsRTJ4
  6. Megan Thee StallionGood News
  7. HaimWomen in Music Pt. III
  8. DeftonesOhms
  9. Mac MillerCircles
  10. Baxter DuryThe Night Chancers
  11. CreeperSex, Death & the Infinite Void
  12. Jessie WareWhat's Your Pleasure?
  13. Alexandra SaviorThe Archer
  14. Dua LipaFuture Nostalgia
  15. Phoebe BridgersPunisher
  16. Soccer Mommycolor theory
  17. KhruangbinMordechai
  18. Yves TumorHeaven to a Tortured Mind
  19. The CribsNight Network
  20. PoppyI Disagree
  21. Nation of LanguageIntroduction, Presence
  22. Denai MooreModern Dread
  23. King Gizzard & The Lizard WizardK.G.
  24. Jehnny BethTo Love Is to Live
  25. Fontaines D.C.A Hero's Death
  26. WaxahatcheeSaint Cloud
  27. Working Men's ClubWorking Men's Club
  28. Bob VylanWe Live Here
  29. Laura MarlingSong for Our Daughter
  30. Charli XCXhow I'm feeling now
  31. GhostpoetI Grow Tired But Dare Not Fall Asleep
  32. Sorry925
  33. Toots and the MaytalsGot to Be Tough
  34. Moses SumneyGræ
  35. Pigs Pigs Pigs Pigs Pigs Pigs PigsViscerals
  36. The WytchesThree Mile Ditch
  37. CornershopEngland Is a Garden
  38. ThundercatIt Is What It Is
  39. LewsbergIn This House
  40. Songhoy BluesOptimisme
  41. Adrianne Lenkersongs
  42. Bruce SpringsteenLetter to You
  43. J HusBig Conspiracy
  44. Porridge RadioEvery Bad
  45. Keaton HensonMonument
  46. GeorgiaSeeking Thrils
  47. Jadu HeartHyper Romance
  48. The WantsContainer
  49. HindsThe Prettiest Curse
  50. Pillow QueensIn Waiting
  51. Joe & The ShitboysThe Reson For Hardcore Vibes