Metacritic Reports: Music

  1. Best of 2022: Music Critic Top Ten Lists

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    Published: December 1, 2022
    Over the next month, we'll be collecting year-end top 10 album lists from over 200 music critics, publications, record stores, radio stations, and other sources. Find all of those individual lists and 2022's consensus rankings inside.
  2. Every Taylor Swift Album, Ranked

    Every Taylor Swift Album, Ranked Image
    Published: October 24, 2022
    We rank every Taylor Swift album--from her self-titled 2006 debut to the just-released Midnights--from worst to best by Metascore.
  3. The 20 Best Albums of 2022 So Far

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    Published: June 30, 2022
    Here are the 20 best-reviewed albums released during the first half of 2022, ranked by Metascore.
  4. Metacritic Users Pick the Best of 2021

    Metacritic Users Pick the Best of 2021 Image
    Published: January 7, 2022
    The results of our 12th annual poll are in! Find out which games, movies, TV shows, and albums topped our users' best of 2021 lists.
  5. The 40 Best Albums of 2021

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    Published: December 23, 2021
    We reveal 2021's best-reviewed albums, ranked by Metascore.
  6. The Freshman 15: 2021's Best Debut Albums

    The Freshman 15: 2021's Best Debut Albums Image
    Published: December 17, 2021
    We count down the 15 best debut albums of the past year, ranked by Metascore.
  7. Metacritic User Poll: Vote for the Best of 2021!

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    Published: December 10, 2021
    Tell us your favorite albums, games, movies, and TV shows of the year in our annual year-end poll.
  8. Best of 2021: Music Critic Top Ten Lists

    Best of 2021: Music Critic Top Ten Lists Image
    Published: December 1, 2021
    Over the next month, we'll be collecting year-end top 10 album lists from over 200 music critics, publications, record stores, and other sources. Find all of those individual lists and 2021's consensus rankings inside.
  9. The 20 Best Albums of 2021 So Far

    The 20 Best Albums of 2021 So Far Image
    Published: June 30, 2021
    Here are the best-reviewed albums released during the first half of 2021.
  10. Metacritic Users Pick the Best of 2020

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    Published: January 8, 2021
    Over 2,800 Metacritic users have submitted their favorite albums, movies, games, and TV shows of 2020. Here's what they picked.
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    Best of 2022: Music Critic Top Ten Lists
    December 1, 2022 - 5 comments
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