Noisey's 50 Best Albums of 2015

Noisey's 50 Best Albums of 2015

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50. Kacey Musgraves - Pageant Material

Kacey Musgraves - Pageant Material
June 23, 2015
Country
Critic Score
78
18 reviews
User Score
77
93 reviews

49. The Internet - Ego Death

The Internet - Ego Death
June 30, 2015
Neo-Soul
Critic Score
77
8 reviews
User Score
76
80 reviews

48. Julia Holter - Have You in My Wilderness

Julia Holter - Have You in My Wilderness
September 25, 2015
Art Pop
Critic Score
87
24 reviews
User Score
84
418 reviews

47. HEALTH - Death Magic

HEALTH - Death Magic
August 7, 2015
Synthpunk
Critic Score
73
22 reviews
User Score
73
83 reviews

46. Shamir - Ratchet

Shamir - Ratchet
May 19, 2015
Electropop
Critic Score
78
21 reviews
User Score
75
201 reviews

45. Title Fight - Hyperview

Title Fight - Hyperview
February 3, 2015
Shoegaze
Critic Score
72
10 reviews
User Score
73
51 reviews

44. Justin Bieber - Purpose

Justin Bieber - Purpose
November 13, 2015
R&B
Critic Score
64
21 reviews
User Score
62
131 reviews

43. Tyler, the Creator - Cherry Bomb

Tyler, the Creator - Cherry Bomb
April 13, 2015
Hip Hop
Critic Score
66
19 reviews
User Score
62
168 reviews

42. Car Seat Headrest - Teens of Style

Car Seat Headrest - Teens of Style
October 30, 2015
Indie Rock
Critic Score
79
10 reviews
User Score
77
102 reviews

41. Speedy Ortiz - Foil Deer

Speedy Ortiz - Foil Deer
April 21, 2015
Indie Rock
Critic Score
79
21 reviews
User Score
76
128 reviews

40. Mgła - Exercises in Futility

Mgła - Exercises in Futility
September 4, 2015
Black Metal
Critic Score
78
1 review
User Score
80
14 reviews

39. Thundercat - The Beyond / Where the Giants Roam

Thundercat - The Beyond / Where the Giants Roam
June 22, 2015
Neo-Soul
Critic Score
79
9 reviews
User Score
76
91 reviews

38. Björk - Vulnicura

Björk - Vulnicura
January 20, 2015
Art Pop
Critic Score
86
27 reviews
User Score
82
507 reviews

37. Laura Stevenson - Cocksure

Laura Stevenson - Cocksure
October 30, 2015
Critic Score
70
2 reviews
User Score
78
7 reviews

36. Courtney Barnett - Sometimes I Sit and Think, and Sometimes I Just Sit

Courtney Barnett - Sometimes I Sit and Think, and Sometimes I Just Sit
March 24, 2015
Indie Rock
Critic Score
85
29 reviews
User Score
81
610 reviews

35. Holly Herndon - Platform

Holly Herndon - Platform
May 19, 2015
Art Pop
Critic Score
80
21 reviews
User Score
76
165 reviews

34. Disclosure - Caracal

Disclosure - Caracal
September 25, 2015
House
Critic Score
67
23 reviews
User Score
66
166 reviews

33. Iron Maiden - The Book of Souls

Iron Maiden - The Book of Souls
September 4, 2015
Heavy Metal
Critic Score
77
14 reviews
User Score
75
29 reviews

32. Tame Impala - Currents

Tame Impala - Currents
July 17, 2015
Psychedelic Pop
Critic Score
84
30 reviews
User Score
83
867 reviews

31. Dilly Dally - Sore

Dilly Dally - Sore
October 9, 2015
Indie Rock
Critic Score
78
13 reviews
User Score
77
31 reviews

30. A$AP Rocky - At.Long.Last.A$AP

A$AP Rocky - At.Long.Last.A$AP
May 26, 2015
Hip Hop
Critic Score
74
25 reviews
User Score
75
265 reviews

29. Empress Of - Me

Empress Of - Me
September 11, 2015
Electropop
Critic Score
80
10 reviews
User Score
78
143 reviews

28. Cloud Rat - Qliphoth

Cloud Rat - Qliphoth
May 29, 2015
Grindcore
Critic Score
82
2 reviews
User Score
78
7 reviews

27. Young Thug - Barter 6

Young Thug - Barter 6
April 16, 2015
Hip Hop
Critic Score
73
13 reviews
User Score
74
137 reviews

26. Drake - If You're Reading This It's Too Late

Drake - If You're Reading This It's Too Late
February 12, 2015
Hip Hop
Critic Score
77
22 reviews
User Score
76
334 reviews

25. Sufjan Stevens - Carrie & Lowell

Sufjan Stevens - Carrie & Lowell
March 31, 2015
Indie Folk
Critic Score
90
31 reviews
User Score
87
913 reviews

24. Vince Staples - Summertime '06

Vince Staples - Summertime '06
June 30, 2015
Hip Hop
Critic Score
86
20 reviews
User Score
83
404 reviews

23. Little Simz - A Curious Tale of Trials + Persons

Little Simz - A Curious Tale of Trials + Persons
September 18, 2015
Hip Hop
Critic Score
78
7 reviews
User Score
75
26 reviews

22. Kamasi Washington - The Epic

Kamasi Washington - The Epic
May 5, 2015
Jazz Fusion
Critic Score
81
5 reviews
User Score
82
262 reviews

21. Future - 56 Nights

Future - 56 Nights
March 21, 2015
Hip Hop
Critic Score
76
2 reviews
User Score
78
38 reviews

20. Desaparecidos - Payola

Desaparecidos - Payola
June 23, 2015
Indie Rock
Critic Score
75
18 reviews
User Score
71
35 reviews

19. J Hus - The 15th Day

J Hus - The 15th Day
July 27, 2015
Critic Score
NR
User Score
75
1 review

18. Nicole Dollanganger - Natural Born Losers

Nicole Dollanganger - Natural Born Losers
October 9, 2015
Singer-Songwriter
Critic Score
69
5 reviews
User Score
68
21 reviews

17. Fetty Wap - Fetty Wap

Fetty Wap - Fetty Wap
September 25, 2015
Hip Hop
Critic Score
68
11 reviews
User Score
63
55 reviews

16. Kehlani - You Should Be Here

Kehlani - You Should Be Here
April 28, 2015
R&B
Critic Score
78
5 reviews
User Score
77
50 reviews

15. Beach Slang - The Things We Do To Find People Who Feel Like Us

Beach Slang - The Things We Do To Find People Who Feel Like Us
October 30, 2015
Alternative Rock
Critic Score
79
18 reviews
User Score
74
57 reviews

14. Earl Sweatshirt - I Don't Like Shit, I Don't Go Outside

Earl Sweatshirt - I Don't Like Shit, I Don't Go Outside
March 23, 2015
Hip Hop
Critic Score
77
22 reviews
User Score
77
274 reviews

13. Sporting Life - 55 5's

Sporting Life - 55 5's
September 18, 2015
Critic Score
73
3 reviews
User Score
72
4 reviews

12. Oneohtrix Point Never - Garden of Delete

Oneohtrix Point Never - Garden of Delete
November 13, 2015
Electronic
Critic Score
79
22 reviews
User Score
80
202 reviews

11. Chris Stapleton - Traveller

Chris Stapleton - Traveller
May 5, 2015
Country
Critic Score
83
3 reviews
User Score
77
36 reviews

10. Miguel - Wildheart

Miguel - Wildheart
June 30, 2015
Alternative R&B
Critic Score
81
24 reviews
User Score
79
265 reviews

9. Misþyrming - Söngvar elds og óreiðu

Misþyrming - Söngvar elds og óreiðu
February 7, 2015
Critic Score
NR
User Score
84
1 review

8. Hop Along - Painted Shut

Hop Along - Painted Shut
May 5, 2015
Indie Rock
Critic Score
83
12 reviews
User Score
79
175 reviews

7. G.L.O.S.S. - Demo

G.L.O.S.S. - Demo
January 16, 2015
Critic Score
NR
User Score
77
12 reviews

6. JME - Integrity>

JME - Integrity>
May 4, 2015
Grime
Critic Score
80
1 review
User Score
75
20 reviews

5. Grimes - Art Angels

Grimes - Art Angels
November 6, 2015
Art Pop
Critic Score
84
27 reviews
User Score
81
597 reviews

4. Jamie xx - In Colour

Jamie xx - In Colour
June 1, 2015
UK Bass
Critic Score
84
31 reviews
User Score
82
728 reviews

3. Carly Rae Jepsen - E•MO•TION

Carly Rae Jepsen - E•MO•TION
August 21, 2015
Dance Pop
Critic Score
76
20 reviews
User Score
79
310 reviews

2. Future - DS2

Future - DS2
July 17, 2015
Hip Hop
Critic Score
79
18 reviews
User Score
70
179 reviews

1. Kendrick Lamar - To Pimp a Butterfly

Kendrick Lamar - To Pimp a Butterfly
March 16, 2015
Hip Hop
Critic Score
94
32 reviews
User Score
89
1194 reviews
Original Source: http://noisey.vice.com/blog/50-best-albums-of-2015

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