Album Releases by User Score


Iechyd Da 1.

Iechyd Da

by Bill Ryder-Jones
January 12, 2024
This is the first full-length solo release in nearly five years from British singer-songwriter Bill Ryder-Jones since 2019's Yawny Yawn.
Metascore:
90
User Score:
tbd
Orquídeas 2.

Orquídeas

by Kali Uchis
January 12, 2024
The fourth full-length studio release from Kali Uchis features guest appearances by Rauw Alejandro, El Alfa, City Girls' JT, Karol G, and Peso Pluma.
Metascore:
88
User Score:
tbd
What Now 3.

What Now

by Brittany Howard
February 9, 2024
The second full-length solo studio release from Alabama Shakes' Brittany Howard was produced with Shawn Everett.
Metascore:
88
User Score:
tbd
i/o 4.

i/o

by Peter Gabriel
December 1, 2023
The first full-length studio release of new material from Peter Gabriel since 2002's Up features contributions from Ai Weiwei, Nick Cave, Olafur Eliasson, Henry Hudson, Annette Messager, Antony Micallef, David Moreno, Cornelia Parker, Megan Rooney, Tim Shaw, David Spriggs and Barthélémy Toguo.
Metascore:
87
User Score:
tbd
Letter to Self 5.

Letter to Self

by Sprints
January 5, 2024
The debut full-length release from Dublin post-punk band Sprints was produced by Gilla Band's Daniel Fox.
Metascore:
85
User Score:
tbd
Souvenir 6.

Souvenir

by Omni
February 16, 2024
The latest full-length release from Atlanta post-punk trio Omni features a guest appearance by Izzy Glaudini of Automatic.
Metascore:
85
User Score:
tbd
Sadness Sets Me Free 7.

Sadness Sets Me Free

by Gruff Rhys
January 26, 2024
The eighth full-length solo studio release from Super Furry Animals frontman Gruff Rhys was recorded in three days in Paris.
Metascore:
84
User Score:
tbd
Phasor 8.

Phasor

by Helado Negro
February 9, 2024
The eighth full-length studio release for Roberto Carlos Lange under the name Helado Negro was inspired in part by Salvatore Matirano's SAL MAR machine, Lupe Lopez, Pauline Oliveros, and Asheville, North Carolina.
Metascore:
84
User Score:
tbd
Prelude To Ecstasy 9.

Prelude To Ecstasy

by The Last Dinner Party
February 2, 2024
The debut full-length release from British rock band The Last Dinner Party was produced by James Ford.
Metascore:
84
User Score:
tbd
All Life Long 10.

All Life Long

by Kali Malone
February 9, 2024
Created between 2020 and 2023, the latest full-length release from composer Kali Malone features the Macadam Ensemble and Anima Brass.
Metascore:
83
User Score:
tbd
Lovegaze 11.

Lovegaze

by Nailah Hunter
January 12, 2024
The debut full-length release from Los Angeles-based harpist Nailah Hunter was recorded with producer Cicely Goulder.
Metascore:
83
User Score:
tbd
Wall of Eyes 12.

Wall of Eyes

by The Smile
January 26, 2024
The second full-length release from rock trio The Smile features string arrangements by the London Contemporary Orchestra and was produced and mixed by Sam Petts-Davies.
Metascore:
82
User Score:
tbd
What Happened to the Beach? 13.

What Happened to the Beach?

by Declan McKenna
February 9, 2024
The third full-length studio release from English singer-songwriter Declan McKenna was produced by Gianluca Buccellati.
Metascore:
82
User Score:
tbd
Weird Faith 14.

Weird Faith

by Madi Diaz
February 9, 2024
The latest full-length release from the Nashville-based singer-songwriter Madi Diaz features a guest appearance by Kacey Musgraves.
Metascore:
81
User Score:
tbd
Three Bells 15.

Three Bells

by Ty Segall
January 26, 2024
The latest full-length solo release from garage rock artist Ty Segall is a 15-song cycle produced with Cooper Crain.
Metascore:
81
User Score:
tbd
Cloudward 16.

Cloudward

by Mary Halvorson
January 19, 2024
The latest full-length release from Brooklyn jazz guitarist Mary Halvorson and her band features Laurie Anderson on one track.
Metascore:
81
User Score:
tbd
Blue Raspberry 17.

Blue Raspberry

by Katy Kirby
January 26, 2024
The second full-length release from Nashville-based singer-songwriter Katy Kirby was Alberto Sewald and Logan Chung.
Metascore:
81
User Score:
tbd
Big Sigh 18.

Big Sigh

by Marika Hackman
January 12, 2024
The fifth full-length release from British singer-songwriter Marika Hackman was co-produced with Sam Petts Davies and Charlie Andrew.
Metascore:
80
User Score:
tbd
Peacemaker 19.

Peacemaker

by Vera Sola
February 2, 2024
The second full-length release from Nashville-based singer-songwriter Vera Sola was co-produced and mixed by Kenneth Pattengale.
Metascore:
80
User Score:
tbd
She Reaches Out to She Reaches Out to She 20.

She Reaches Out to She Reaches Out to She

by Chelsea Wolfe
February 9, 2024
The seventh full-length studio release from singer-songwriter Chelsea Wolfe was produced by TV on the Radio's Dave Sitek.
Metascore:
80
User Score:
tbd
Before and After 21.

Before and After

by Neil Young
December 8, 2023
The latest full-length release from singer-songwriter Neil Young features 13 new acoustic recordings of his songs as one uninterrupted 48-minute piece.
Metascore:
80
User Score:
tbd
Harm's Way 22.

Harm's Way

by Ducks Ltd.
February 9, 2024
The second full-length release from Toronto-based duo Ducks Ltd. was produced with Dave Vettraino.
Metascore:
79
User Score:
tbd
Blu Wav 23.

Blu Wav

by Grandaddy
February 16, 2024
Bluegrass and new wave music are the influences on the first full-length studio release from indie rock band Grandaddy since 2017's Last Place.
Metascore:
79
User Score:
tbd
TANGK 24.

TANGK

by Idles
February 16, 2024
The fifth full-length studio album from British band Idles features guest appearances by LCD Soundsystem's James Murphy and Nancy Whang.
Metascore:
79
User Score:
tbd
Grip 25.

Grip

by serpentwithfeet
February 16, 2024
The third full-length release from alternative R&B artist Serpentwithfeet features guest appearances by Mick Jenkins, Orion Sun, Ty Dolla $ign, and Yanga YaYa.
Metascore:
79
User Score:
tbd
Little Rope 26.

Little Rope

by Sleater-Kinney
January 19, 2024
the 11th full-length studio release from rock duo Sleater-Kinney was produced by John Congleton.
Metascore:
78
User Score:
tbd
Coming Home 27.

Coming Home

by Usher
February 9, 2024
The first full-length studio release in over seven years from R&B artist Usher features guest appearances by 21 Savage, Burna Boy, H.E.R., Jung Kook of BTS, Latto, Pheelz, The-Dream, and Summer Walker.
Metascore:
76
User Score:
tbd
What an Enormous Room 28.

What an Enormous Room

by Torres
January 26, 2024
The sixth full-length release from Brooklyn-based indie rock artist Torres was produced with Sarah Jaffe.
Metascore:
75
User Score:
tbd
People Who Aren't There Anymore 29.

People Who Aren't There Anymore

by Future Islands
January 26, 2024
The seventh full-length release from Baltimore synth-pop band Future Islands was produced with Steve Wright.
Metascore:
75
User Score:
tbd
What Do We Do Now 30.

What Do We Do Now

by J Mascis
February 2, 2024
The latest full-length solo studio release from Dinosaur Jr.'s J Mascis features contributions from The B-52s' Ken Mauri and Matthew "Doc" Dunn.
Metascore:
74
User Score:
tbd
MADRA 31.

MADRA

by NewDad
January 26, 2024
The debut full-length release from Irish alternative rock band NewDad was produced by Chris W Ryan and mixed by Alan Moulder.
Metascore:
74
User Score:
tbd
Dark Rainbow 32.

Dark Rainbow

by Frank Carter & the Rattlesnakes
January 26, 2024
The fifth full-length release from British punk band Frank Carter & The Rattlesnakes features ballads, pianos, strings, and synths.
Metascore:
73
User Score:
tbd
Saviors 33.

Saviors

by Green Day
January 19, 2024
The latest full-length release from San Francisco Bay Area pop-punk band Green Day was Saviors was produced with Rob Cavallo.
Metascore:
73
User Score:
tbd
Pick-Up Full of Pink Carnations 34.

Pick-Up Full of Pink Carnations

by The Vaccines
January 12, 2024
The latest full-length release from British indie rock band The Vaccines was recorded in Los Angeles and is its first without guitarist Freddie Cowan.
Metascore:
72
User Score:
tbd
Think Later 35.

Think Later

by Tate McRae
December 8, 2023
The second full-length release from Canadian pop artist Tate McRae was executive produced with Ryan Tedder.
Metascore:
70
User Score:
tbd
Pink Friday 2 36.

Pink Friday 2

by Nicki Minaj
December 8, 2023
The first full-length studio album in five years from rapper Nicki Minaj since 2018's Queen features guest appearances by Tasha Cobbs Leonard, J. Cole, Drake, Future, Tate Kobang, Lil Uzi Vert, Lil Wayne, Lourdiz, Skeng, and Skillibeng.
Metascore:
70
User Score:
tbd
King Perry 37.

King Perry

by Lee "Scratch" Perry
February 2, 2024
The final posthumous studio release from dub pioneer Lee "Scratch" Perry (who passed away in 2021) features guest appearances by Greentea Peng, Marta, Fifi Rong Shaun Ryder, Tricky, and Rose Waite.
Metascore:
67
User Score:
tbd
INSANO 38.

INSANO

by Kid Cudi
January 12, 2024
The ninth full-length studio release from rapper Kid Cudi features guest appearances by A$AP Rocky, DJ Drama, Lil Wayne, Lil Yachty, Travis Scott, Pharrell Williams, XXXTentacion, and Young Thug.
Metascore:
64
User Score:
tbd
Vultures 1 39.

Vultures 1

by Kanye West
February 9, 2024
The debut full-length studio release from the collaboration between Kanye West & Ty Dolla $ign is the first of a planned trilogy.
Metascore:
51
User Score:
tbd

Titles with fewer than 7 critic reviews are excluded.

Highs and Lows
Highest of the Month
  1. 88

    What Now - Brittany Howard

    • Release Date: Feb 9, 2024
  2. 87

    Compassion - Vijay Iyer

    • Release Date: Feb 2, 2024
  3. 86

    The Past Is Still Alive - Hurray for the Riff Raff

    • Release Date: Feb 23, 2024
  4. 85

    Souvenir - Omni

    • Release Date: Feb 16, 2024
  5. 85

    Loss of Life - MGMT

    • Release Date: Feb 23, 2024
Lowest of the Month
  1. 54

    This is Me…Now - Jennifer Lopez

    • Release Date: Feb 16, 2024
  2. 67

    King Perry - Lee "Scratch" Perry

    • Release Date: Feb 2, 2024
  3. 74

    VENUS - Zara Larsson

    • Release Date: Feb 9, 2024
  4. 74

    What Do We Do Now - J Mascis

    • Release Date: Feb 2, 2024
  5. 76

    Coming Home - Usher

    • Release Date: Feb 9, 2024