If one thing is for certain, 2018 has been a sublime year for music. We’ve had some of the world’s most talented artists return with new records, and even a few pleasant surprises from acts we hadn’t heard prior to this year. Here’s our list of the 50 best albums of this year.
We’ve given you our top 20 albums of the year so far, well now it’s time for our top 20 songs. To stop the list being engulfed by Kanye and Cudi we’ve limited the list to one song per album, without further ado.
Janelle Monáe arrived with a mission on this album; and the delivery is damn near flawless as she channels Prince with all the attitude and lyrical content of a global megastar on this her third studio album, ‘Dirty Computer’.