Synthpop

CRITICS' HIGHEST RATED SYNTHPOP ALBUMS OF 2017

Lowly - Heba
Lowly
Heba
79
critic score (7)
Destroyer - ken
Destroyer
ken
79
critic score (14)
Nite Jewel - Real High
Nite Jewel
Real High
77
critic score (9)
Pond - The Weather
Pond
The Weather
77
critic score (14)
Future Islands - The Far Field
Future Islands
The Far Field
76
critic score (27)
Saint Etienne - Home Counties
Saint Etienne
Home Counties
76
critic score (12)
Alex Cameron - Forced Witness
Alex Cameron
Forced Witness
75
critic score (9)

USERS' HIGHEST RATED SYNTHPOP ALBUMS OF 2017

Lorde - Sober
Lorde
Sober
84
user score (45)
Lorde - Perfect Places
Lorde
Perfect Places
83
user score (45)
Destroyer - ken
Destroyer
ken
79
user score (44)
Alex Cameron - Forced Witness
Alex Cameron
Forced Witness
76
user score (45)
Lowly - Heba
Lowly
Heba
75
user score (63)
Nite Jewel - Real High
Nite Jewel
Real High
75
user score (36)

RECENT SYNTHPOP ALBUMS

Destroyer - ken
Destroyer
ken
79
critic score (14)
Hurts - Desire
Hurts
Desire
60
critic score (3)
Alex Cameron - Forced Witness
Alex Cameron
Forced Witness
75
critic score (9)
Anna of the North - Lovers
Anna of the North
Lovers
72
critic score (7)

UPCOMING SYNTHPOP ALBUMS

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Critics' Top Synthpop Artists

#1

Future Islands

78
critic score (89)
#2

Neon Indian

77
critic score (56)
#3

Twin Shadow

73
critic score (62)

Ladytron

73
critic score (31)
#5

Nite Jewel

70
critic score (36)
#6

Lust for Youth

69
critic score (35)