Rolling Stone's Highest Rated Albums of 2016

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This is an ordered list of Rolling Stone's highest rated albums of 2016. Check out Rolling Stone's Year End List.

1. Beyoncé - Lemonade

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Beyoncé - Lemonade
April 23, 2016
R&B
Score
100

2. Bruce Springsteen - Chapter and Verse

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Bruce Springsteen - Chapter and Verse
September 23, 2016
Heartland Rock
Score
90

3. Radiohead - A Moon Shaped Pool

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Radiohead - A Moon Shaped Pool
May 8, 2016
Art Rock
Score
90

4. Kanye West - The Life of Pablo

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Kanye West - The Life of Pablo
February 14, 2016
Hip Hop
Score
90

5. Run the Jewels - Run the Jewels 3

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Run the Jewels - Run the Jewels 3
December 25, 2016
Hip Hop
Score
80

6. Metallica - Hardwired...To Self-Destruct

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Metallica - Hardwired...To Self-Destruct
November 18, 2016
Heavy Metal
Score
80

7. Miranda Lambert - The Weight of These Wings

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Miranda Lambert - The Weight of These Wings
November 18, 2016
Country
Score
80

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

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A Tribe Called Quest - We got it from Here... Thank You 4 Your service
November 11, 2016
Hip Hop
Score
80

9. Leonard Cohen - You Want It Darker

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Leonard Cohen - You Want It Darker
October 21, 2016
Singer-Songwriter
Score
80

10. Tanya Tagaq - Retribution

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Tanya Tagaq - Retribution
October 21, 2016
Art Pop
Score
80

11. Green Day - Revolution Radio

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Green Day - Revolution Radio
October 7, 2016
Pop Punk
Score
80

12. Bon Iver - 22, A Million

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Bon Iver - 22, A Million
September 30, 2016
Art Pop
Score
80

13. Solange - A Seat at the Table

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Solange - A Seat at the Table
September 30, 2016
Alternative R&B
Score
80

14. Drive-By Truckers - American Band

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Drive-By Truckers - American Band
September 30, 2016
Alt-Country
Score
80

15. Danny Brown - Atrocity Exhibition

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Danny Brown - Atrocity Exhibition
September 27, 2016
Hip Hop
Score
80

16. Usher - Hard II Love

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Usher - Hard II Love
September 16, 2016
R&B
Score
80

17. Nick Cave & The Bad Seeds - Skeleton Tree

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Nick Cave & The Bad Seeds - Skeleton Tree
September 9, 2016
Art Rock
Score
80

18. Jack White - Acoustic Recordings 1998-2016

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Jack White - Acoustic Recordings 1998-2016
September 9, 2016
Acoustic Rock
Score
80

19. Young Thug - Jeffery

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Young Thug - Jeffery
August 26, 2016
Hip Hop
Score
80

20. Cass McCombs - Mangy Love

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Cass McCombs - Mangy Love
August 26, 2016
Singer-Songwriter
Score
80

21. Frank Ocean - Blonde

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Frank Ocean - Blonde
August 20, 2016
Alternative R&B
Score
80

22. Lori McKenna - The Bird & the Rifle

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Lori McKenna - The Bird & the Rifle
July 29, 2016
Score
80

23. Maxwell - blackSUMMERS'night

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Maxwell - blackSUMMERS'night
July 1, 2016
Neo-Soul
Score
80

24. Blood Orange - Freetown Sound

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Blood Orange - Freetown Sound
June 27, 2016
Alternative R&B
Score
80

25. Brandy Clark - Big Day in a Small Town

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Brandy Clark - Big Day in a Small Town
June 10, 2016
Country
Score
80
NOTE: This is not a year end list. This list is ordered by the ratings Rolling Stone awarded albums throughout 2016.


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