From McKinley Dixon to Mia Joy and Udababy to Underscores, these LPs are excellent and deserve all the praise.
Nothing screams "gay rights" more than a finger snap ending half of all known life in the universe.
We highlight the scrappy, underdog releases that helped us get through this year, from Sen Morimoto to Bia.
In 2020, we consumed music like late-night pizza: sloppily and alone. Here are the tracks that made the best company.
2020 may have taken away live music, but it couldn't stop artists from putting out great albums. Here are the best records this year had to offer, handpicked by the Noisey staff.
From Anz to Yaya Bey, these under-the-radar releases deserve more love than they got.
From Chloe x Halle's evolution on 'Ungodly Hour' to Teyana Taylor's 90s-inspired 'The Album,' R&B has kept us grounded amid chaos.
A stellar Megan Thee Stallion x UGK mashup and new tracks from Dehd and Kehlani helped us cope during this particularly heavy month.
This month brought artists like Fiona Apple, Thundercat, and The-Dream out of hiding.
We might be stuck in quarantine, but Megan Thee Stallion, Dixie Chicks, and The Weeknd made isolation feel less bleak.
Thankfully, singers like Jhené Aiko, PARTYNEXTDOOR, and Kehlani provided an escape for us this winter.
Grimes and Justin Bieber dominated the conversation, but artists like Young Nudy and RMR released the songs we're listening to on repeat.