Skillful raps, sensual R&B and literate pop, all rubbing shoulders in a “poll of polls”, the top 10 albums in the year 2017.
The BBC looked at 30 of the “best-of-2017” lists of music to find the most influential publications – including the NME, Rolling Stone, Vice, Billboard and Q Magazine, the highest albums of the year.
Read more about the Top 10, and what had to say the critics, below.
10) Kelela – Apart Take Me
8) Perfume Genius – No Form
5) LCD Soundsystem – the American Dream
4) St-Vincent – Mass Production
3) Lorde – Melodrama
1) Kendrick Lamar – Fucking
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