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My Favourite Albums By Year (Unfinished)
« on: August 10, 2013, 07:32:53 PM »
Got bored, so decided to do this because I like doing these sorts of things. I'll add descriptors and maybe links as I go, as well as the years I haven't filled in yet. I might also consider runner-ups if anyone cares enough for that. Subject to change, but I'll be sure to keep any I remove in a list of honourable mentions.

1955 ~
1956 ~
1957 ~
1958 ~
1959 ~ Kind of Blue Miles Davis
1960 ~
1961 ~ King of the Delta Blues Singers Robert Johnson
1962 ~
1963 ~ The Black Saint and Sinner Lady Charles Mingus
1964 ~ Getz/Gilberto Stan Getz and Joao Gilberto
1965 ~ A Love Supreme John Coltrane
1966 ~ Blonde on Blonde Bob Dylan
1967 ~ The Velvet Underground and Nico The Velvet Underground
1968 ~ The White Album The Beatles
1969 ~ Hot Rats Frank Zappa
1970 ~ The Madcap Laughs Syd Barrett
1971 ~ Pieces of a Man Gil-Scott Heron
1972 ~ Pink Moon Nick Drake
1973 ~ Innervisions Stevie Wonder
1974 ~
1975 ~ Mothership Connection Parliament
1976 ~
1977 ~ Low David Bowie
1978 ~ One Nation Under a Groove Funkadelic
1979 ~ The Wall Pink Floyd
1980 ~ Remain in Light Talking Heads
1981 ~ My Life in the Bush of Ghosts Brian Eno/David Byrne
1982 ~ The Dreaming Kate Bush
1983 ~ Caught in the Act Redgum
1984 ~ The Smiths The Smiths
1985 ~ Rain Dogs Tom Waits
1986 ~ Graceland Paul Simon
1987 ~ Shaka Zulu Ladysmith Black Mambazo
1988 ~ It Takes a Nation of Millions to Hold Us Back Public Enemy
1989 ~ Spy vs. Spy: The Music of Ornette Coleman John Zorn
1990 ~ Violator Depeche Mode
1991 ~ Loveless My Bloody Valentine
1992 ~ Selected Ambient Works 85 92 Aphex Twin
1993 ~ Enter the Wu-Tang (36 Chambers) Wu-Tang Clan
1994 ~ Protection Massive Attack
1995 ~ Timeless Goldie
1996 ~ Endtroducing...... DJ Shadow
1997 ~ Dig Me Out Sleater-Kinney
1998 ~ Cowboy Bebop The Seatbelts
1999 ~ Sao Paolo Confessions Suba
2000 ~ Stories From the City, Stories From the Sea PJ Harvey
2001 ~ Lateralus Tool
2002 ~ Geogaddi Boards of Canada
2003 ~ Metaphorical Music Nujabes
2004 ~ Medulla Bjork
2005 ~ Illinois Sufjan Stevens
2006 ~ Savane Ali Farka Toure
2007 ~ Super Taranta! Gogol Bordello
2008 ~ The Renaissance Q-Tip
2009 ~
2010 ~ The ArchAndroid Janelle Monae
2011 ~
2012 ~ Good Kid, M.A.A.D. City Kendrick Lamar
2013 ~ The North Borders Bonobo
« Last Edit: February 04, 2014, 10:05:10 PM by Crocodile Dippy »

Offline Crocodile Dippy

Re: My Favourite Albums By Year (Unfinished)
« Reply #1 on: January 26, 2014, 11:41:34 PM »
added:
1990 ~ Violator Depeche Mode
2013 ~ The North Borders Bonobo

Credit to Master Crash for the sig.

Re: My Favourite Albums By Year (Unfinished)
« Reply #2 on: January 29, 2014, 03:53:03 AM »
All right, I'll do this.

My picks for the last decade or so would be:

2013 ~ Yeezus - Kanye West
2012 ~ Good Kid, M.A.A.D. City - Kendrick Lamar
2011 ~ Bon Iver, Bon Iver - Bon Iver
2010 ~ Congratulations - MGMT
2009 ~ Them Crooked Vultures - Them Crooked Vultures
2008 ~ 808s and Heartbreak - Kanye West
2007 ~ Untrue - Burial
2006 ~ The Eraser - Thom Yorke
2005 ~ Illinois - Sufjan Stevens
2004 ~
2003 ~
2002 ~ Geogaddi - Boards of Canada
2001 ~
2000 ~ Kid A - Radiohead

I'll add more and expand beyond that decade later.

Offline HemusK

Re: My Favourite Albums By Year (Unfinished)
« Reply #3 on: January 29, 2014, 02:03:18 PM »
Everyone who knows me knows I make tons of useless spreadsheets.

So I put mine into a fancy useless spreadsheet.
« Last Edit: February 02, 2014, 10:03:16 AM by HemusK »
We some money-hungry wolves, and we down to eat the rich
Your bodyguard ain't shit, we strip him like a stripper bitch

Offline Crocodile Dippy

Re: My Favourite Albums By Year (Unfinished)
« Reply #4 on: January 29, 2014, 03:40:01 PM »
link isn't working

Credit to Master Crash for the sig.

Offline HemusK

Re: My Favourite Albums By Year (Unfinished)
« Reply #5 on: January 29, 2014, 03:50:11 PM »
Sorry, forgot to edit to share

I fixed it now.
We some money-hungry wolves, and we down to eat the rich
Your bodyguard ain't shit, we strip him like a stripper bitch

Re: My Favourite Albums By Year (Unfinished)
« Reply #6 on: February 01, 2014, 12:55:43 PM »
Everyone who knows me knows I make tons of useless spreadsheets.

So I put mine into a fancy useless spreadsheet.

still doesnt work

you gotta remove the quotation marks
« Last Edit: February 01, 2014, 12:57:47 PM by A Username Related to Whatever Scarecrow's Into This Week »

Offline HemusK

Re: My Favourite Albums By Year (Unfinished)
« Reply #7 on: February 02, 2014, 10:03:33 AM »
fixed again.
We some money-hungry wolves, and we down to eat the rich
Your bodyguard ain't shit, we strip him like a stripper bitch

Offline Crocodile Dippy

Re: My Favourite Albums By Year (Unfinished)
« Reply #8 on: February 04, 2014, 09:59:05 PM »
that's a lot of kanye

my personal rule for my list is one album per artist, since I don't want to crowd the list with the same couple artists over and over.

btw new album added:
-1981 ~ My Life in the Bush of Ghosts - Brian Eno and David Byrne

Credit to Master Crash for the sig.

Offline HemusK

Re: My Favourite Albums By Year (Unfinished)
« Reply #9 on: February 05, 2014, 01:52:37 AM »
It's a lot of kanye because I like Kanye a lot. I don't have any rules.
We some money-hungry wolves, and we down to eat the rich
Your bodyguard ain't shit, we strip him like a stripper bitch

Re: My Favourite Albums By Year (Unfinished)
« Reply #10 on: May 12, 2014, 08:30:22 AM »
i was going to add to my list but i realized that meant i'd have to choose between my favorite Bon Iver album and my favorite Andrew Jackson Jihad album for 2011