AOTY 2021

Best of 2021

Recent Ratings

Khali - LAÏLA
Khali
LAÏLA
55
Dec 7
CHAI - WINK
CHAI
WINK
50
Dec 7
HA:TFELT - 1719
HA:TFELT
1719
65
Dec 7

Recent Reviews

zinedineChae -
70
It's hard not to be amazed by how consistent and exciting these mixtapes are throughout despite the length

Just top-notch braggadocio over insane and catchy beats, with Lil B's signature voice and delivery

That ugly ass cover very representative of the project in some way: cheap, old fashioned and messy, but recognizable, creative and undeniably fun
zinedineChae -
65
(yes this review comes a bit late for the site's standards when it comes to new releases, hope it won't go totally unnoticed)

AL-RIGHT let's forget about Silk Sonic, Donda deluxe, Taylor swift and everything else, and let's discuss the actual main event: Twice's 'Formula of Love: O+T=<3'

A very weird move from Twice, if you ask me. After spending the past two years trying to stray away from that too cute/bubbly/innocent image they had and and trying to gain ground on the western market, ... read more
zinedineChae -
70
very smooth and enchanting experience

Successfully handles the double album format, without feeling too long and showing enough versatility and explosiveness to never let the listener down

The first half being groovier and more upbeat, has a truly celebratory and festive dimension to it, while the second part is more soothing, like an after party, but clearly doesn't betray the sound and energy established before, the feast never really ends until the very exit of the album

Though, it ... read more
zinedineChae -
45
I generally avoid albums that I already know I most likely won't enjoy, and now I remember why

I like pop music quite a lot, and I don't have a problem with it being corny or naive, that's actually something I can appreciate (I love kpop after all). But this, this just feels lazy and boring and dated and Ed Sheeran lacks any character

I'd say the first song positively surprised me, and then my interest faded away as soon as Shivers started

Fun thing is I've been hearing Shivers quite a lot ... read more
zinedineChae -
60
Just like many other emerging French artists with a similar profile, SONBEST's projects shine thanks to their audacious production choices for French Hip Hop standards, and a particularly tasteful and eclectic aesthetic direction, but it fails to materialize these good ideas and intentions into a truly solid and consistent track list.

Despite it's seducing contours, 'Arcane' suffers from unconvincing and borderline boring performances from SONBEST, lack of substance, and often very pleasant to ... read more

Shoutbox

Sep 8, 2021
πŸ₯°β€οΈ you’re welcome
Sep 6, 2021
Hey Mate,
I am currently making a list compacted with AOTY user' top 10 worst albums and would love for you to contribute to that. The information if you decide to share will be used to create "The Average AOTY Users worst album" consisting of 50 albums. If you feel comfortable contributing please mention your top 10 worst albums in order from 1 being the worst and 10 being the 10th worst. It would also be highly appreciated if you are ok to give a few words why as well :)

Thank You So Much Have A Good Day!
Sep 4, 2021
you’re welcome! :) and yes AOTY stans LOONA ❀️
Aug 29, 2021
Likewise! And thanks a million :)
Aug 26, 2021
Ooooh thanks for the recommendation!
Aug 24, 2021
thanks for following me!
Jun 25, 2021
have you ever got an invite to the discord
Jun 6, 2021
<3 i'm happy to hear that!!! I really do recommend you check them out - some truly beautiful and creative music!!! :)
Jun 6, 2021
Appreciate it <3
Jun 5, 2021
Thank you for your follow!!:)

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90+ : favoritesπŸ‘‘βœ¨
80-85 : really love it πŸ’–
70-75 : like it a lot πŸ₯³
60-65 : enjoyed it!/satisfactory πŸ‘Œ
50-55 : not bad/don't care πŸ‘
40-45 : meh 😐

purely personal "how much this record means to me right now" ratings here

ratings for singles are garbage or exaggerated don't pay attention

rating music is stoopid anyway

Rating Distribution

90-99
 
17

80-89
 
74

70-79
 
202

60-69
 
135

50-59
 
49

40-49
 
19

30-39
 
1

20-29
 
2

10-19
 

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