Favorite Albums

These are my 50 favorite albums of the last decade. I have a difficult time giving a clear cut favorite when it comes to similarly great music so the precise order doesn’t really matter. #32 isnt that much better than #36. It’s hard to compare genius with genius. Also my time frame is a little bit longer than a decade. Fuck it. Here it is anyway:

50) Microcastle – Deerhunter
49) Rising Down – The Roots
48) Sound Of Silver – LCD Soundsystem
47) Worst Fears Confirmed – Vakill
46) Madvillainy – Madvillain
45) Bon Iver – Bon Iver
44) Illinoise – Sufjan Stevens
43) S.O.N.O.G.R.A.M. – One Be Lo
42) Be – Common
41) One A.M. – Diverse
40) Leave It All Behind – The Foreign Exchange
39) The Boxer – The National
38) The Earth Is Not A Cold Dark Place – Explosions In The Sky
37) Eyelid Movies – Phantogram
36) Mirror Music – Wordsworth
35) Dead Cities, Read Seas & Lost Souls – M83
34) Food & Liquor – Lupe Fiasco
33) Vaudeville Villain – Viktor Vaughn
32) Hail To The Thief – Radiohead
31) Deltron 3030 – Deltron 3030
30) I’ll Sleep When You’re Dead – El-P
29) The Old Prince – Shad
28) Channel Orange – Frank Ocean
27) Burst Apart – The Antlers
26) Below The Heavens – Blu & Exile
25) Room On Fire – The Strokes
24) I Phantom – Mr. Lif
23) Funeral – Arcade Fire
22) You Can’t Imagine How Much Fun We’re Having – Atmosphere
21) Blacksummers’night – Maxwell
20) A Healthy Distrust – Sage Francis
19) Favourite Worst Nightmare – Arctic Monkeys
18) Gorilla Manor – Local Natives
17) Teen Dream – Beach House
16) High Violet – The National
15) You Forget It In People – Broken Social Scene
14) Game Theory – The Roots
13) Kid A – Radiohead
12) The Minstrel Show – Little Brother
11) Helplessness Blues – Fleet Foxes
10) The Cold Vein – Cannibal Ox
9) Turn On The Bright Lights – Interpol
8) Is This It? – The Strokes
7) Labor – Aesop Rock
6) Fourteen Autumns & Fifteen Winters – The Twilight Sad
5) Late Registration – Kanye West
4) In Ghost Colours – Cut Copy
3) Wolfgang Amadeus Phoenix – Phoenix
2) A Piece Of Strange – Cunninlynguists
1) In Rainbows – Radiohead

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