Pitchfork's Best Electronic Music Releases of 2020

Pitchfork's Best Electronic Music Releases of 2020

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AceMoMa - A New Dawn
January 29, 2020
Critic Score
76
1 review

Arca - KiCk i
June 26, 2020
Critic Score
79
21 reviews
On the first album of a four-part series, the Venezuelan-born, Barcelona-based artist offers her most accessible music to date, channeling her signature sounds into sharply focused avant-pop.

Autechre - SIGN
October 16, 2020
Critic Score
77
13 reviews

SIGN is an exceptionally engaging listen: lean, intermittently sedate, even quite pretty.

DJ Python - Mas Amable
April 10, 2020
Critic Score
78
6 reviews

India Jordan - For You
May 20, 2020
Critic Score
87
3 reviews
The UK producer arranges classic dance tropes into a roadmap of euphoric self-actualization, creating some of the year’s giddiest, most assured electronic music.

Kate NV - Room For The Moon
June 12, 2020
Critic Score
82
7 reviews

Alongside a cast of musicians who help bring her kaleidoscopic world to life, the Russian avant-pop artist emerges with a visionary record that offers an escape from gloom.

Kelly Lee Owens - Inner Song
August 28, 2020
Critic Score
81
20 reviews

On her second album, the Welsh electronic musician leans into both her loops and her lyrics, seeking something spiritual in the act of repetition.

Loraine James - Nothing
October 2, 2020
Critic Score
76
3 reviews

Lyra Pramuk - Fountain
March 20, 2020
Critic Score
83
2 reviews

In form and in practice, Pramuk’s debut album generously looks inward to illuminate the multiplicity of the self.

ML Buch - Skinned
July 3, 2020
Critic Score
79
1 review

Moodymann - TAKEN AWAY
May 21, 2020
Critic Score
80
1 review

Nazar - Guerrilla
March 13, 2020
Critic Score
75
6 reviews

Nídia - Nídia
June 5, 2020
Critic Score
77
1 review

Róisín Murphy - Róisín Machine
October 2, 2020
Critic Score
83
21 reviews
On her fifth solo album, the Irish singer finds a new role as a dancefloor truth-teller, infusing house and disco epics with thrilling expressions of desire, regret, and self-knowledge.

The Soft Pink Truth - Shall We Go On Sinning So That Grace May Increase?
May 1, 2020
Critic Score
87
9 reviews

Matmos member Drew Daniel has put together a gorgeous album that carries itself with the strength of a soft prayer, masterfully fusing jazz, deep house, and minimalism into an enormous, featherlight shield.

Theo Parrish - Wuddaji
September 18, 2020
Critic Score
82
1 review

Various Artists - Kulør 006
February 21, 2020
Critic Score
75
1 review

Yaeji - WHAT WE DREW 우리가 그려왔던
April 2, 2020
Critic Score
82
9 reviews

Yaeji’s first full-length mixtape is a subtle, more insular turn for the producer. It plays like a self-issued challenge to strip away the fluorescence, to find what’s underneath pop catharsis.

Original Source: https://pitchfork.com/features/lists-and-guides/best-electronic-music-2020/
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