Stereogum: 50 Best Albums of 2017

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Melodrama - Lorde

Stereogum: 50 Best Albums of 2017

  1. Lorde – Melodrama
  2. Kendrick Lamar – DAMN.
  3. Priests – Nothing Feels Natural
  4. Perfume Genius – No Shape
  5. SZA – Ctrl
  6. The War on Drugs – A Deeper Understanding
  7. Charly Bliss – Guppy
  8. Waxahatchee – Out in the Storm
  9. LCD Soundsystem – american dream
  10. Mount Eerie – A Crow Looked at Me
  11. BROCKHAMPTON – SATURATION II
  12. Fever Ray – Plunge
  13. Julien Baker – Turn Out the Lights
  14. St. Vincent – MASSEDUCTION
  15. Slowdive – Slowdive
  16. Sorority Noise – You’re Not As _____ As You Think
  17. Japanese Breakfast – Soft Sounds from Another Planet
  18. Vince Staples – Big Fish Theory
  19. Moses Sumney – Aromanticism
  20. Julie Byrne – Not Even Happiness
  21. (Sandy) Alex G – Rocket
  22. Father John Misty – Pure Comedy
  23. Jay Som – Everybody Works
  24. Elder – Reflections of a Floating World
  25. Pallbearer – Heartless
  26. Kelela – Take Me Apart
  27. Allison Crutchfield – Tourist in This Town
  28. Björk – Utopia
  29. Counterparts – You’re Not You Anymore
  30. Converge – The Dusk In Us
  31. Alvvays – Antisocialites
  32. The National – Sleep Well Beast
  33. Migos – Culture
  34. Incendiary – Thousand Mile Stare
  35. Lomelda – Thx
  36. girlpool – Powerplant
  37. Paramore – After Laughter
  38. The Weather Station – The Weather Station
  39. Heaven In Her Arms – White Halo
  40. Feist – Pleasure
  41. Oddisee – The Iceberg
  42. Hundredth – RARE
  43. Zola Jesus – Okovi
  44. Jlin – Black Origami
  45. Guerilla Toss – GT Ultra
  46. Ted Leo and the Pharmacists – The Hanged Man
  47. Thundercat – Drunk
  48. Roc Marciano – Rosebudd’s Revenge
  49. Jason Isbell and the 400 Unit – The Nashville Sound
  50. JAY-Z – 4:44