It’s Grammy season and this year’s show is really starting to take shape. Childish Gambino, Pink and Lady Gaga have been booked to perform this year; along with the likes of Luis Fonsi, SZA and Kesha.
You’ve seen Liam’s list, now it is time for Ellis’ top 20 albums of 2017. I have listened to over 150 albums this year so narrowing this down to just 20 has been immensely difficult but what can be taken away from this list is just how phenomenal a year 2017 has been musically.
2017. What an phenomenal year for music. I can’t remember a year this good, I could’ve smashed out a top 100 albums for you, but between the three of us at Viberant we decided 20 each would suffice. Amazing artists like Amine, Queen’s Of The Stone Age and Arcade Fire didn’t make my list, but what did?
Kendrick Lamar is one of the true modern day enigmas and moguls in the music industry. With three critically acclaimed studio albums to his name and a whole host of awards too, this is my personal favourite 10 songs K-Dot has ever blessed us with, from turn up anthems to conscious masterpieces.
Music is a remarkable platform for people to speak about genuine issues and create masterful bodies of work, what these two delinquents do is nothing more advanced than a secondary school Garage Band project.