NME: 50 Best Albums of 2016

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NME: 50 Best Albums of 2016

  1. The 1975 – I Like It When You Sleep, for You Are So Beautiful Yet So Unaware of It
  2. Kanye West – The Life of Pablo
  3. Christine and the Queens – Chaleur Humaine
  4. Skepta – Konnichiwa
  5. KAYTRANADA – 99.9%
  6. David Bowie – Blackstar
  7. DIIV – Is the Is Are
  8. Iggy Pop – Post Pop Depression
  9. Chance the Rapper – Coloring Book
  10. Frank Ocean – Blond
  11. Beyoncé – Lemonade
  12. Sunflower Bean – Human Ceremony
  13. Angel Olsen – My Woman
  14. Jamie T – Trick
  15. Kano – Made in the Manor
  16. Danny Brown – Atrocity Exhibition
  17. Drake – Views
  18. Tegan and Sara – Love You to Death
  19. White Lung – Paradise
  20. Lady Gaga – Joanne
  21. Anderson .Paak – Malibu
  22. Radiohead – A Moon Shaped Pool
  23. Michael Kiwanuka – Love & Hate
  24. Nick Cave & the Bad Seeds – Skeleton Tree
  25. Blossoms – Blossoms
  26. Biffy Clyro – Ellipsis
  27. Giggs – Landlord
  28. Goat – Requiem
  29. Kate Tempest – Let Them Eat Chaos
  30. NAO – For All We Know
  31. Bastille – Wild World
  32. Kings of Leon – WALLS
  33. Margo Price – Midwest Farmer’s Daughter
  34. Let’s Eat Grandma – I, Gemini
  35. Glass Animals – How to Be a Human Being
  36. Swet Shop Boys – Cashmere
  37. Soft Hair – Soft Hair
  38. Slaves – Take Control
  39. Green Day – Revolution Radio
  40. Rihanna – Anti
  41. Solange – A Seat at the Table
  42. Whitney – Light Upon the Lake
  43. Anohni – Hopelessness
  44. The Lemon Twigs – Do Hollywood
  45. Car Seat Headrest – Teens of Denial
  46. Savages – Adore Life
  47. Wild Beasts – Boy King
  48. Show Me the Body – Body War
  49. Public Access T.V. – Never Enough
  50. Bon Iver – 22, A Million