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The 20 Best Albums of 2020 So Far Image
We rank the 20 highest-scoring album releases from the first half of 2020.
Sex, Death & The Infinite Void 1.

Sex, Death & The Infinite Void - Creeper

July 31, 2020
The second full-length release for the British punk rock band led by Will Gould was produced by Xandy Barry.
Metascore:
91
User Score:
8.0
Women in Music, Pt. III 2.

Women in Music, Pt. III - HAIM

June 26, 2020
The third full-length release for the Los Angeles trio of sisters was produced with Rostam Batmanglij, Ariel Rechtshaid and Buddy Ross.
Metascore:
89
User Score:
8.6
Folklore 3.

Folklore - Taylor Swift

July 24, 2020
The 16-track surprise release from the pop artist features contributions from Jack Antonoff, Bon Iver, William Bowery, and Aaron Dessner of the National.
Metascore:
88
User Score:
9.2
Inlet 4.

Inlet - Hum

June 23, 2020
The fifth full-length release for the Illinois alternative rock band was a surprise release.
Metascore:
87
User Score:
8.3
Microphones in 2020 5.

Microphones in 2020 - The Microphones

August 7, 2020
The first album in 17 years for Phil Elverum under the name The Microphones features one track that is nearly 45 minutes long.
Metascore:
87
User Score:
8.6
Pain Olympics 6.

Pain Olympics - Crack Cloud

July 17, 2020
The latest release for the post-punk Canadian collective was self-produced.
Metascore:
87
User Score:
8.0
Dry - Demos 7.

Dry - Demos - PJ Harvey

July 24, 2020
This is the stand-alone release of the demos of the British singer-songwriter's debut full-length album (it had been previously released as part of a limited edition of the 1992 album).
Metascore:
87
User Score:
tbd
Use Me 8.

Use Me - PVRIS

August 28, 2020
The third full-length release for the Massachusetts band led by Lynn Gunn was produced with JT Daly.
Metascore:
87
User Score:
8.3
Beyond the Pale 9.

Beyond the Pale - Jarv Is...

July 17, 2020
This is the debut full-length release for the band that includes Pulp's Jarvis Cocker, Serafina Steer, Emma Smith, Andrew McKinney, Jason Buckle and Adam Betts.
Metascore:
86
User Score:
7.8
Kitchen Sink 10.

Kitchen Sink - Nadine Shah

June 26, 2020
The fourth full-length release for the British singer-songwriter was produced by Ben Hillier.
Metascore:
86
User Score:
7.0

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