Metacritic Reports: Music

  1. Metacritic Users Pick the Best of 2017

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    Published: January 5, 2018
    See which albums, games, movies, and TV shows ranked among our users' favorites in 2017.
  2. The Best Albums of 2017

    The Best Albums of 2017 Image
    Published: December 21, 2017
    We reveal the 40 highest-scoring album releases of the year, as well as some of 2017's bests and worsts in other music categories.
  3. Metacritic User Poll: Vote for the Best of 2017!

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    Published: December 14, 2017
    Give us your picks for the best albums, TV shows, movies, and games of the year in our 8th Annual User Poll.
  4. The Freshman 15: 2017's Best Debut Albums

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    Published: December 7, 2017
    We reveal the 15 highest-scoring debut albums of the year.
  5. Best of November 2017: Top Albums, Games, Movies & TV

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    Published: November 30, 2017
    Did you miss anything? These were the best movies, videogames, music, and TV shows released in November 2017.
  6. Best of 2017: Music Critic Top Ten Lists

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    Published: November 27, 2017
    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 individual lists and this year's cumulative rankings inside.
  7. Best of October 2017: Top Albums, Games, Movies & TV

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    Published: October 31, 2017
    Did you miss anything? These were the best movie, videogame, music, and TV releases of October 2017.
  8. The Best Hip-Hop Albums of the 21st Century

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    Published: October 19, 2017
    These are the 30 highest-scoring hip hop albums released since 2000.
  9. Best of September 2017: Top Albums, Games, Movies & TV

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    Published: October 1, 2017
    Did you miss anything? These were the best music, TV, film, and videogame releases in September.
  10. Fall Music Preview (2017): 40+ Key Albums

    Fall Music Preview (2017): 40+ Key Albums Image
    Published: September 7, 2017
    Get details on the most-anticipated albums arriving this fall (including new releases from St. Vincent, Taylor Swift, U2, Beck, and more), and listen to tracks from each one.
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