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Album artwork of 'Dirty Computer' by Janelle Monáe

Dirty Computer Janelle Monáe

As enjoyable, sometimes euphoric, as Dirty Computer is, it’s far from perfect. Some of the trap-tinged beats will likely sound redundant in a few years.

Album artwork of 'Honey' by Robyn

Honey Robyn

Honey delights in a downtempo sensuality. It finds voice in not being larger than life, delving instead into the deeply personal.

David Bryne performing onstage during his American Utopia tour

Our 10 favourite singles of 2018

What would the end of the year be without some lists? Here lies our favourite singles of 2018.

By Frederick O'Brien, André Dack, Gabriel Sutton, Andrew Bridge & Marcus Lawrence

British punk band Idles performing onstage

Our 10 favourite albums of 2018

It's the end of the year, and that means it's time for fond remembrances. From hip-hop to folk, and R&B to rock, here lies our favourite albums of 2017.

By Gabriel Sutton, Marcus Lawrence, Frederick O'Brien, André Dack & Andrew Bridge

Album artwork of 'Lover' by Taylor Swift

Lover Taylor Swift

Lover isn’t as expansive as Kate Bush or as daring as St. Vincent, but it is accessible and intelligent, which are the hallmarks of Swift at her best.

Album artwork of 'MAGDALENE' by FKA twigs


For all its instances of greatness and undeniable beauty, MAGDALENE gets tangled in its own pop epic aspirations.

Tyler, the Creator wearing a dashing baby blue suit and monstrous blonde wig

Our 10 favourite albums of 2019

It's the end of the year, which means we're legally obliged to round up our favourite albums. Here are our picks in the year of our Lorde 2019.

By André Dack, Frederick O'Brien, Marcus Lawrence & Michael Clark