PopMatters' 20 Worst Albums of 2011

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19. The Human League - Credo

The Human League - Credo
August 16, 2011
Critic Score
58
9 reviews

17. Beady Eye - Different Gear, Still Speeding

Beady Eye - Different Gear, Still Speeding
March 1, 2011
Critic Score
59
21 reviews

It manages excess and grandeur far more gracefully than Oasis’ own overblown collection, Be Here Now.

16. Wiz Khalifa - Rolling Papers

Wiz Khalifa - Rolling Papers
March 29, 2011
Critic Score
58
17 reviews

14. Tori Amos - Night of Hunters

Tori Amos - Night of Hunters
September 20, 2011
Critic Score
71
10 reviews

This predominantly slow, somber album ultimately overstays its welcome.

13. Foreigner - Feels Like the First Time

Foreigner - Feels Like the First Time
September 13, 2011
Critic Score
30
2 reviews

11. Nickelback - Here and Now

Nickelback - Here and Now
November 21, 2011
Critic Score
57
6 reviews

9. LMFAO - Sorry for Party Rocking

LMFAO - Sorry for Party Rocking
June 21, 2011
Critic Score
41
11 reviews

If you’re contemplating buying an album called Sorry for Party Rocking, then let’s be honest: you know exactly what you’re getting into.

8. Red Hot Chili Peppers - I'm With You

Red Hot Chili Peppers - I'm With You
August 30, 2011
Critic Score
62
24 reviews

It’s certainly a far more engaging album than anyone could have reasonably expected.

7. Lady Gaga - Born This Way

Lady Gaga - Born This Way
May 23, 2011
Critic Score
69
21 reviews

Born This Way is one mighty confused pop album, fusing some daring songwriting with some remarkably repetitive themes and beats.

6. Morbid Angel - Illud Divinum Insanus

Morbid Angel - Illud Divinum Insanus
June 7, 2011
Critic Score
80
1 review

5. Limp Bizkit - Gold Cobra

Limp Bizkit - Gold Cobra
June 28, 2011
Critic Score
50
8 reviews

4. Tyler, the Creator - Goblin

Tyler, the Creator - Goblin
May 10, 2011
Critic Score
71
25 reviews

A massive spoonful of marvelous hip-hop medicine, of the most unnerving, hyperreal humour you may well ever hear.

3. Lupe Fiasco - Lasers

Lupe Fiasco - Lasers
March 8, 2011
Critic Score
54
18 reviews

The man is posterchild, billboard and spokesperson for all that’s wrong with the major hip-hop industry.

2. Chris Brown - F.A.M.E.

Chris Brown - F.A.M.E.
March 22, 2011
Critic Score
48
8 reviews

1. Lou Reed & Metallica - Lulu

Lou Reed & Metallica - Lulu
November 1, 2011
Critic Score
41
23 reviews

... they come out with what may be the most disappointing album in a decade.

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