Gaffa (Norway)'s Best Albums of 2016

Gaffa (Norway)'s Best Albums of 2016

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50. Shovels & Rope - Little Seeds

Shovels & Rope - Little Seeds
October 7, 2016
Folk
Critic Score
75
6 reviews
User Score
75
5 reviews

49. Morudes - Sinister Beat

Morudes - Sinister Beat
October 21, 2016
Critic Score
NR
User Score
NR

48. Twin Atlantic - GLA

Twin Atlantic - GLA
September 9, 2016
Critic Score
73
4 reviews
User Score
69
4 reviews

47. John Carpenter - Lost Themes II

John Carpenter - Lost Themes II
April 15, 2016
Electronic
Critic Score
65
15 reviews
User Score
65
13 reviews

46. Kanye West - The Life of Pablo

Kanye West - The Life of Pablo
February 14, 2016
Hip Hop
Critic Score
79
32 reviews
User Score
76
916 reviews

45. AURORA - All My Demons Greeting Me as a Friend

AURORA - All My Demons Greeting Me as a Friend
March 11, 2016
Art Pop
Critic Score
74
8 reviews
User Score
75
123 reviews

44. Steve Jansen - Tender Extinction

Steve Jansen - Tender Extinction
April 23, 2016
Critic Score
NR
User Score
NR

43. Freddie Wadling - Efter Regnet

Freddie Wadling - Efter Regnet
March 11, 2016
Critic Score
NR
User Score
NR

42. Suede - Night Thoughts

Suede - Night Thoughts
January 22, 2016
Alternative Rock
Critic Score
78
22 reviews
User Score
76
164 reviews

41. PJ Harvey - The Hope Six Demolition Project

PJ Harvey - The Hope Six Demolition Project
April 15, 2016
Alternative Rock
Critic Score
76
32 reviews
User Score
73
221 reviews

40. Susanna - Triangle

Susanna - Triangle
April 22, 2016
Art Pop
Critic Score
72
5 reviews
User Score
73
10 reviews

39. Metronomy - Summer 08

Metronomy - Summer 08
July 1, 2016
Indietronica
Critic Score
73
20 reviews
User Score
71
83 reviews

38. Västerbron - Till Vilket Pris Som Helst

Västerbron - Till Vilket Pris Som Helst
April 15, 2016
Critic Score
NR
User Score
NR

37. BADBADNOTGOOD - IV

BADBADNOTGOOD - IV
July 8, 2016
Nu Jazz
Critic Score
74
19 reviews
User Score
77
178 reviews

36. Savages - Adore Life

Savages - Adore Life
January 22, 2016
Post-Punk
Critic Score
79
33 reviews
User Score
74
313 reviews

35. BJ The Chicago Kid - In My Mind

BJ The Chicago Kid - In My Mind
February 19, 2016
R&B
Critic Score
79
5 reviews
User Score
70
81 reviews

34. Silvana Imam - Naturkraft

Silvana Imam - Naturkraft
March 25, 2016
Critic Score
NR
User Score
NR

33. Fat White Family - Songs for Our Mothers

Fat White Family - Songs for Our Mothers
January 22, 2016
Garage Rock
Critic Score
60
12 reviews
User Score
69
28 reviews

32. Geir Sundstøl - Langen Ro

Geir Sundstøl - Langen Ro
October 28, 2016
Critic Score
NR
User Score
76
1 review

31. Explosions in the Sky - The Wilderness

Explosions in the Sky - The Wilderness
April 1, 2016
Post-Rock
Critic Score
75
19 reviews
User Score
72
131 reviews

30. Frankie Cosmos - Next Thing

Frankie Cosmos - Next Thing
April 1, 2016
Indie Pop
Critic Score
77
17 reviews
User Score
77
204 reviews

29. Kvelertak - Nattesferd

Kvelertak - Nattesferd
May 13, 2016
Hard Rock
Critic Score
79
7 reviews
User Score
73
36 reviews

28. Preoccupations - Preoccupations

Preoccupations - Preoccupations
September 16, 2016
Post-Punk
Critic Score
79
19 reviews
User Score
77
185 reviews

27. Woods - City Sun Eater in the River Of Light

Woods - City Sun Eater in the River Of Light
April 8, 2016
Neo-Psychedelia
Critic Score
76
11 reviews
User Score
76
109 reviews

26. Beyoncé - Lemonade

Beyoncé - Lemonade
April 23, 2016
R&B
Critic Score
89
30 reviews
User Score
80
756 reviews

25. ANOHNI - Hopelessness

ANOHNI - Hopelessness
May 6, 2016
Art Pop
Critic Score
81
27 reviews
User Score
78
422 reviews

24. Cymbals Eat Guitars - Pretty Years

Cymbals Eat Guitars - Pretty Years
September 16, 2016
Indie Rock
Critic Score
83
11 reviews
User Score
77
94 reviews

23. The Lemon Twigs - Do Hollywood

The Lemon Twigs - Do Hollywood
October 14, 2016
Baroque Pop
Critic Score
73
12 reviews
User Score
76
28 reviews

22. James Blake - The Colour in Anything

James Blake - The Colour in Anything
May 6, 2016
Alternative R&B
Critic Score
79
25 reviews
User Score
78
495 reviews

21. Essaie Pas - Demain Est Une Autre Nuit

Essaie Pas - Demain Est Une Autre Nuit
February 19, 2016
Synthpop
Critic Score
75
6 reviews
User Score
77
16 reviews

20. Emile The Duke - Aasen Tar Helg

Emile The Duke - Aasen Tar Helg
September 23, 2016
Critic Score
NR
User Score
NR

19. Margo Price - Midwest Farmer's Daughter

Margo Price - Midwest Farmer's Daughter
March 25, 2016
Country
Critic Score
80
10 reviews
User Score
76
72 reviews

18. A Tribe Called Quest - We got it from Here... Thank You 4 Your service

A Tribe Called Quest - We got it from Here... Thank You 4 Your service
November 11, 2016
Hip Hop
Critic Score
86
23 reviews
User Score
84
389 reviews

17. Solange - A Seat at the Table

Solange - A Seat at the Table
September 30, 2016
Alternative R&B
Critic Score
86
23 reviews
User Score
83
459 reviews

16. Nick Cave & The Bad Seeds - Skeleton Tree

Nick Cave & The Bad Seeds - Skeleton Tree
September 9, 2016
Art Rock
Critic Score
90
27 reviews
User Score
84
447 reviews

15. Agnes Obel - Citizen of Glass

Agnes Obel - Citizen of Glass
October 21, 2016
Chamber Pop
Critic Score
78
9 reviews
User Score
79
51 reviews

14. Schoolboy Q - Blank Face LP

Schoolboy Q - Blank Face LP
July 8, 2016
Hip Hop
Critic Score
77
18 reviews
User Score
76
243 reviews

13. Bon Iver - 22, A Million

Bon Iver - 22, A Million
September 30, 2016
Art Pop
Critic Score
88
33 reviews
User Score
81
671 reviews

12. Leonard Cohen - You Want It Darker

Leonard Cohen - You Want It Darker
October 21, 2016
Singer-Songwriter
Critic Score
87
19 reviews
User Score
82
218 reviews

11. KAYTRANADA - 99.9%

KAYTRANADA - 99.9%
May 6, 2016
Electronic
Critic Score
78
19 reviews
User Score
77
280 reviews

10. Jessy Lanza - Oh No

Jessy Lanza - Oh No
May 13, 2016
Alternative R&B
Critic Score
79
19 reviews
User Score
76
135 reviews

9. Kate Tempest - Let Them Eat Chaos

Kate Tempest - Let Them Eat Chaos
October 7, 2016
Hip Hop
Critic Score
84
12 reviews
User Score
78
57 reviews

8. Chance The Rapper - Coloring Book

Chance The Rapper - Coloring Book
May 13, 2016
Hip Hop
Critic Score
85
22 reviews
User Score
77
529 reviews

7. Jenny Hval - Blood Bitch

Jenny Hval - Blood Bitch
September 30, 2016
Art Pop
Critic Score
82
20 reviews
User Score
77
181 reviews

6. Car Seat Headrest - Teens of Denial

Car Seat Headrest - Teens of Denial
May 20, 2016
Indie Rock
Critic Score
82
20 reviews
User Score
82
458 reviews

5. Blood Orange - Freetown Sound

Blood Orange - Freetown Sound
June 27, 2016
Alternative R&B
Critic Score
81
27 reviews
User Score
80
319 reviews

4. Radiohead - A Moon Shaped Pool

Radiohead - A Moon Shaped Pool
May 8, 2016
Art Rock
Critic Score
87
34 reviews
User Score
86
996 reviews

3. Anderson .Paak - Malibu

Anderson .Paak - Malibu
January 15, 2016
Neo-Soul
Critic Score
79
15 reviews
User Score
81
580 reviews

2. David Bowie - Blackstar

David Bowie - Blackstar
January 8, 2016
Art Rock
Critic Score
85
33 reviews
User Score
85
861 reviews

1. Frank Ocean - Blonde

Frank Ocean - Blonde
August 20, 2016
Alternative R&B
Critic Score
86
33 reviews
User Score
85
781 reviews
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