Paste: 50 Best Albums of 2017

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Paste Magazine: 50 Best Albums of 2017

  1. Jay Som – Everybody Works
  2. Kendrick Lamar – DAMN.
  3. Father John Misty – Pure Comedy
  4. Run the Jewels – Run the Jewels 3
  5. Courtney Barnett & Kurt Vile – Lotta Sea Lice
  6. Sheer Mag – Need to Feel Your Love
  7. Alvvays – Antisocialites
  8. LCD Soundsystem – american dream
  9. Mount Eerie – A Crow Looked at Me
  10. Sampha – Process
  11. The New Pornographers – Whiteout Conditions
  12. Jason Isbell and the 400 Unit – The Nashville Sound
  13. King Krule – The OOZ
  14. White Reaper – The World’s Best American Band
  15. King Gizzard & The Lizard Wizard – Sketches of Brunswick East (feat. Mild High Club)
  16. Slowdive – Slowdive
  17. Aimee Mann – Mental Illness
  18. Waxahatchee – Out in the Storm
  19. Sylvan Esso – What Now
  20. Kevin Morby – City Music
  21. Priests – Nothing Feels Natural
  22. Oh Sees – Orc
  23. The War on Drugs – A Deeper Understanding
  24. Benjamin Booker – Witness
  25. SZA – Ctrl
  26. This Is the Kit – Moonshine Freeze
  27. Julie Byrne – Not Even Happiness
  28. The xx – I See You
  29. Nai Palm – Needle Paw
  30. Kaitlyn Aurelia Smith – The Kid
  31. Laura Marling – Semper Femina
  32. Ty Segall – Ty Segall
  33. Penguin Cafe – The Imperfect Sea
  34. St. Vincent – MASSEDUCTION
  35. Diet Cig – Swear I’m Good At This
  36. Melkbelly – Nothing Valley
  37. Japanese Breakfast – Soft Sounds from Another Planet
  38. Spoon – Hot Thoughts
  39. Bedouine – Bedouine
  40. Fleet Foxes – Crack-Up
  41. Omni – Multi-Task
  42. Molly Burch – Please Be Mine
  43. David Bazan – Care
  44. Sallie Ford – Soul Sick
  45. Wand – Plum
  46. Weaves – Wide Open
  47. Julien Baker – Turn Out the Lights
  48. Sharon Jones & The Dap-Kings – Soul of a Woman
  49. Shelby Lynne & Allison Moorer – Not Dark Yet
  50. JD McPherson – UNDIVIDED HEART & SOUL