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The Best Album Of 2013?

AP | CHRIS TALBOTT and MESFIN FEKADU | Posted 12.16.2013 | Entertainment

Associated Press Music Writers Mesfin Fekadu and Chris Talbott pick their top 10 albums of the year. Mesfin Fekadu's picks (

The 30 Best Post 50 Albums Of 2012

Steven Rosen | Posted 03.06.2013 | Fifty
Steven Rosen

At age 62, responding to music is still the way I process the world, the place I feel most in my element. Evidently it's the same for these musicians, and together we're all aging if not always gracefully than certainly gratefully.

Best Album Of The Year?

AP | MESFIN FEKADU, CHRIS TALBOTT and NEKESA MUMBI MOODY | Posted 02.21.2013 | Entertainment

Mesfin Fekadu's picks: 1. Nas, "Life is Good": "I am a graphic classic song composer," Nas raps on the intro to his latest album. And he's right. You...

Top 11 Country Albums Of 2011

Posted 12.14.2011 | Home

While it's tough to argue with the fact that 2011 was a great year for country music, it's easier (and more fun) to debate just what country music is ...

Best Albums Of 2011: Hip-Hop And R&B

The Boombox | Posted 12.14.2011 | Home

Hip-hop and R&B had a big showing in 2011, with the genre controlling the No. 1 spot on the Billboard 200 for about 12 non-consecutive weeks by 11 dif...

The Best Albums of 2011: 40 Records That Made This Year Unforgettable

Spinner | Posted 02.13.2012 | Home

The end of 2011 is nigh, and we've listened to tons of great albums (also: 'Lulu'). Picking favorites is never easy, but this year seemed especially d...

Best Metal Albums Of 2011

Noisecreep | Posted 02.13.2012 | Home

It's early December, and that means everyone is rolling out their year-end lists. Later this week, Noisecreep will premiere our 'Best Metal Videos' fe...

25 Recordings Added To Grammy Hall Of Fame (VIDEO)

Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment

It might be a Man's World, but there's always room for California Girls. A list of 25 recordings has been announced for the 2010 Grammy Hall of Fame ...