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Reaching the Next Level
This year felt more like a changing of the guard than any year in recent memory. It was a fantastic year for ambitious Latin-pop, psychedelic Southern rap, Gen Z indie rock and boundary-defying country. After three albums, 34 songs and Guitarist Matt Pike, who also put out an excellent High on Fire album this year, plays measured, wah-wah—inflected solos, drummer Jason Roeder keeps everything on track and Cisneros spaces out, singing his fantasies in a gloriously stoned monotone. Instead, Tweedy used the scaled-down setting—smaller sounds and a slighter audience—to reveal more of himself than ever.
Pop music in was about perspective. Of course, there were the usual lineup of catchy love songs, radio or Spotify anthems and Chainsmokers collaborations. Radio anthems were graceful testimonials to ex-loves—or the female anatomy. And The Chainsmokers, well, they wrote a song about Beach House. In any case, pop norms were smashed. Florence Welch got real about eating disorders and loneliness on her new album, and Swedish dancefloor goddess and heartbreak doctor extraordinaire Robyn made her long-awaited return, right on time.
Pop music is typically defined by the biggest hit singles, and thanks to a number of releases this year, artists delivered songs that were simply unforgettable. From former group members going solo to newcomers making a statement, here are the 10 best pop music albums of He even blends hip-hop into the mix with collaborations from artists like Goldlink and De La Soul. All around, the album is a feel-good project that is set to brighten any mood if needed. Listeners can always count on Panic!