Best Albums of 2016anthonybecerra831
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I can't believe it's been over a year already. This album tops every album on this list by a lot. It's the most beautiful mixture of uplifting music and a hint of a regretful atmosphere. That's at least how I see it. David made sure we would never forget him by releasing this swan song with very limited time left in this universe. He didn't get the chance to bathe in all the love and support his long time and newcomer fans showed it. That time was abruptly cut short by a curse named cancer. But Major Tom, Starman, Ziggy Stardust, or whatever other alias he is going as right now, we miss you buddy. Thank you for everything.
Great album, great singer.
Bowie is one of the all time greats and his music will live on for the rest of eternity!
'Girl Loves Me' is the most underrated song of the album and maybe one of Bowie's most underrated ever!
Blackstar Gave Me Nightmares, But In A Good Way - SamThePenguinV 8 Comments
This album is just pure art, so much emotion that you can actually hear pain. Must hear album.
Phenomenol. A truly great album from a truly great artist!
Perfect. Innovative, familiar, dark, brooding, experimental, accessible. One of the best works by the best band ever. Definitely their most beautiful. It sounds like one big 52 minute lullaby. Timeless.
Best album by Radiohead = Best album ever
This album is really boring in my opinion. It might grow on me but I'm not a fan of this for now. - Metalmaniakkk
Album of the decadeV 5 Comments
A Tribe Called Quest brings it back better than ever after years of silence. Probably the best rap album of the year, BUY IT - SirSkeletorThe3rd
I was blown away when I heard this album. I just love this album. - Mumbizz01V 1 Comment
Danny Brown comes forward with some of his best work to date. He absolutely goes wild with this project with features from Kendrick Lamar to Earl Sweatshirt. This is a must listen for fans of rap and music in general.
This album blew my mind. So underrated
Great album - Jiorl
It was a really good album but not a great one. I really like. Although it still has a little bit of the ego that ruined Yeezus, and it is a really weird album that made no sense, there are a lot of good things about this album. It has amazing production, a lot of personality, it really shows the struggle that Kanye has gone through, and it's a very replayable album. 7/10
You may like or hate this album but I personally love it. Not one of Kanye's best but definitely better than Yeezus, 808s, and Cruel Summer - Mcgillacuddy
Who even is radiohead, kanye a hip hop genius. end of.
I thought she wouldn't be able to top the self-titled album, but the queen surprises me time and time again. An album that is solace to women who have been cheated on and empowerment to African American women. It blends R&B, rock, country and other genres. This is the best album of the year. Sadly, there's a chance that she won't win Album Of The Year because Adele's 25 is eligible this year as well. Adele is a great singer but I feel 25 was just a rehash of 21. Almost every song was a slow song and was all about love lost. It worked on 21 because no one else had been doing something like that. But now it's tiresome. Beyonce shows raw emotion in this album and the slow songs such as SANDCASTLES are more powerful because you can truly hear the pain in her voice. The standout however is definitely Freedom ft Kendrick Lamar. It is a powerful R&B anthem with vocal acrobatics and a fiery rap verse from Kendrick. I'm the type of guy who loves FOB, P! ATD, My Chemical Romance, TOP etc. But ...more - PopPunkKid101
Amazing album. She finally makes up for her lack of talent she had in her last albums. - Swellow
I think I'm entitled to make this call, because I listen to only classic rock. I've listened to a bunch of albums this year - Blue & Lonesome by TRS, Moon Shaped Pool by Radiohead, Coloring Book by Chance, Pablo by Kanye, Untitled by Kendrick, this, and, of course, David Bowie's Blackstar.
Like I said, I only listen to classic rock, so I think that when I say that this album is the best album of 2016, you better believe it.
And don't tell me about Blackstar. I'm sure David Bowie would agree with me. - epicness2099
Nice blend of 80s Metallica and the Load era.
This album just tops number 1 for me. - Mumbizz01
This deserves the 2nd spot just after Bowie's Blackstar.
METALLICA RETURNS! - wriddhakV 2 Comments
I'm starting to think that people are insulting this album even though they haven't actually listened to it, they just assumed after hearing the song Work, that it wasn't good. - anewman
The best album of the year. - JESUSISKING
Why is this above Megadeth's Dystopia? Today's generation!V 1 Comment
Megadeth's best album since United Abominations
Not as good as Endgame, but heavy, the 3 first songs are amazing.
Why is this at 16? this should be higher - ExcaliberDG11
Really good album. - MetarockV 3 Comments
When the leftovers that weren't good enough to be on To Pimp A Butterfly are the best rap album of 2015 hands down. 8/10 - WonkeyDude98
This year was full of terrible rap albums, but this is one of the few exceptions. Long live Kendrick!
Kendrick Releases B-Sides. Still Better Than Views By Drake - SamThePenguin
This album is fantastic and definitely deserves a Grammy or something - Mcgillacuddy
One of the best and most underrated rap albums out there!
One of the most satisfying feelings in the world is when one of your favorite bands go back to their roots. After Uno, Dos and Tre I thought green day was no more but boy was I wrong. This after "Blackstar" and "A Moon Shaped Pool" is the best album of this year. - 12cc
Dude, this album is awesome, from Still Breathing to Revolution Radio to Bang Bang. Bang Bang is my favorite song in this album. - AnimeDrawer
Does everyone always forget Demolition existed? People compare this to the trilogy 24/7, there was something in between you know! - ProPanda
Definitely top 10. Everyone though Green Day was done for, but they came back full throttle and released one of the greatest albums of the 2010s. Great songs reflecting on modern times, and it really makes you think. - naFrovivuSV 4 Comments
A relatively unknown band blows up in the indie scene with this amazing album. Going from rocking out with songs like fill in the blank and Vincent to crying when you hear songs like the ballad of Costa Concordia, this album is one of the best I've heard in a long time.
This is to me what twenty one pilots sounds like to Wonkey and DC. - ProPanda
This is one of Death Grip's best albums since NO LOVE DEEP WEB. - Mumbizz01
Aw man, I still need to listen to this! - djpenquin999
awful - Jiorl
A compilation album shouldn't be on this list at all
Not Top 10 worthy at all. - djpenquin999
I'm conflicted on whether Blackstar still is the best album of 2015. Mainly because this masterpiece exists. - WonkeyDude98
It feels good to have Weezer back. This album is awesome. One of my favorites. Many of these songs feel like they could have been on the blue album had they been written then. It feels like classic Weezer. I didn't like it at first, but now I love it.
I'm guessing there's not many fans of Weezer on this site. In that case allow me to vote this up for it is one of the best Weezer albums since Pinkerton. - cjWriter1997
This was my backup since integrity blues - jimmy eat world isn't on here
Still both weezer's and jimmy eat world's were their best releases in a while.
2016 was Chance's year. Hands Down.
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