The Telegraph's Best Albums of 2015

The Telegraph's Best Albums of 2015

Original Source

Adele - 25

Adele - 25
November 20, 2015
Soul
Critic Score
71
29 reviews
User Score
73
219 reviews

Alabama Shakes - Sound & Color

Alabama Shakes - Sound & Color
April 21, 2015
Southern Rock
Critic Score
78
24 reviews
User Score
78
290 reviews

Beach House - Depression Cherry

Beach House - Depression Cherry
August 28, 2015
Dream Pop
Critic Score
79
29 reviews
User Score
81
460 reviews

Blur - The Magic Whip

Blur - The Magic Whip
April 27, 2015
Alternative Rock
Critic Score
78
29 reviews
User Score
74
246 reviews

Bob Dylan - Shadows in the Night

Bob Dylan - Shadows in the Night
February 3, 2015
Traditional Pop
Critic Score
77
21 reviews
User Score
65
28 reviews

Dornik - Dornik

Dornik - Dornik
August 7, 2015
Alternative R&B
Critic Score
76
5 reviews
User Score
78
9 reviews

Dr. Dre - Compton: A Soundtrack by Dr. Dre

Dr. Dre - Compton: A Soundtrack by Dr. Dre
August 7, 2015
Hip Hop
Critic Score
80
25 reviews
User Score
76
194 reviews

Eccentronic Research Council - Johnny Rocket, Narcissist and Music Machine...I'm Your Biggest Fan

Eccentronic Research Council - Johnny Rocket, Narcissist and Music Machine...I'm Your Biggest Fan
May 18, 2015
Critic Score
NR
User Score
70
2 reviews

Enya - Dark Sky Island

Enya - Dark Sky Island
November 20, 2015
Pop
Critic Score
76
4 reviews
User Score
69
17 reviews

Everything Everything - Get To Heaven

Everything Everything - Get To Heaven
June 15, 2015
Progressive Pop
Critic Score
78
13 reviews
User Score
80
180 reviews

Foals - What Went Down

Foals - What Went Down
August 28, 2015
Indie Rock
Critic Score
75
22 reviews
User Score
75
178 reviews

Frank Turner - Positive Songs for Negative People

Frank Turner - Positive Songs for Negative People
August 7, 2015
Singer-Songwriter
Critic Score
69
13 reviews
User Score
70
14 reviews

Grimes - Art Angels

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

Guy Garvey - Courting The Squall

Guy Garvey - Courting The Squall
October 30, 2015
Art Rock
Critic Score
69
9 reviews
User Score
74
9 reviews

Joanna Newsom - Divers

Joanna Newsom - Divers
October 23, 2015
Singer-Songwriter
Critic Score
87
30 reviews
User Score
83
224 reviews

John Grant - Grey Tickles, Black Pressure

John Grant - Grey Tickles, Black Pressure
October 2, 2015
Singer-Songwriter
Critic Score
82
18 reviews
User Score
73
45 reviews

John Newman - Revolve

John Newman - Revolve
October 16, 2015
Critic Score
53
4 reviews
User Score
60
6 reviews

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
408 reviews

Justin Bieber - Purpose

Justin Bieber - Purpose
November 13, 2015
R&B
Critic Score
64
21 reviews
User Score
63
132 reviews

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
1140 reviews

Lana Del Rey - Honeymoon

Lana Del Rey - Honeymoon
September 18, 2015
Art Pop
Critic Score
74
25 reviews
User Score
71
265 reviews

Laura Marling - Short Movie

Laura Marling - Short Movie
March 23, 2015
Singer-Songwriter
Critic Score
80
23 reviews
User Score
77
134 reviews

Miguel - Wildheart

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

Mumford & Sons - Wilder Mind

Mumford & Sons - Wilder Mind
May 4, 2015
Pop Rock
Critic Score
52
23 reviews
User Score
45
117 reviews

One Direction - Made in the A.M.

One Direction - Made in the A.M.
November 13, 2015
Pop
Critic Score
64
9 reviews
User Score
60
43 reviews

Prince - HITNRUN Phase One

Prince - HITNRUN Phase One
September 7, 2015
R&B
Critic Score
56
12 reviews
User Score
59
16 reviews

Rhiannon Giddens - Tomorrow Is My Turn

Rhiannon Giddens - Tomorrow Is My Turn
February 10, 2015
Folk
Critic Score
80
5 reviews
User Score
72
17 reviews

Sleaford Mods - Key Markets

Sleaford Mods - Key Markets
July 24, 2015
Art Punk
Critic Score
74
16 reviews
User Score
72
42 reviews

Sufjan Stevens - Carrie & Lowell

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

The Charlatans - Modern Nature

The Charlatans - Modern Nature
January 26, 2015
Indie Rock
Critic Score
75
12 reviews
User Score
72
39 reviews

The Waterboys - Modern Blues

The Waterboys - Modern Blues
January 20, 2015
Critic Score
60
4 reviews
User Score
65
6 reviews
Original Source: http://www.telegraph.co.uk/music/what-to-listen-to/the-best-pop-and-rock-albums-of-2015/

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