Best Music Albums of 2020: We present you the list of top 15 best music albums of the year 2020. There are many nice albums we have discovered, even during the lockdown due to covid-19 outbreak. We have handpicked the best 15 of them for you in this list.
In this roundup, The Weeknd is not noticeably absent, but neither is the diva to whom even the Grammys would agree, Dua Lipa, who had pop fans levitating even as stay-at-home orders set a limit on how far we could climb.
1. Evermore — Taylor Swift
Evermore is the ninth studio music album by Taylor Swift, an American singer-songwriter. It was released on December 11, 2020, less than five months after Swift’s eighth studio album, Folklore, through Republic Records. To its predecessor, Evermore is a “sister record”, both being surprise albums released hours before release. Evermore is considered to be one of the best music albums of 2020.
Release Date: December 11, 2020
2. Never Will — Ashley McBryde
Never Will is the fourth studio album by Ashley McBryde, an American country music singer-songwriter. It was released through Warner Music Nashville on April 3, 2020. The album is the second major label release by McBryde and the lead single “One Night Standards” followed it.
Release Date: April 3, 2020
3. Mt. Marci — Roc Marciano
Mt. Marci is undoubtedly one of 2020’s best rap albums. The LP brings guests like Schoolboy Q, Action Bronson, Stove God Cooks, and the legend Kool Keith.
Release Date: November 30, 2020
4. Saint Cloud — Waxahatchee:
Saint Cloud is the fifth studio album by American indie rock act Waxahatchee released by Merge Records.
Release Date: March 27, 2020
5. Rough and Rowdy Ways —Bob Dylan
Rough and Rowdy Ways, the 39th studio album of US singer-songwriter Bob Dylan, released by Columbia Records. After three releases, one a triple disc, which covered traditional pop classics, it is Dylan’s first album of original music since his 2012 album Tempest.
Release Date: June 19, 2020
6. 3.15.20 — Childish Gambino
3.15.20 is American rapper Donald Glover’s fourth studio album, under his stage name Childish Gambino. It was first posted on March 15, 2020, before being taken down 12 hours later, on the website donaldgloverpresents.com; it was thus referred to as Donald Glover Presents.
Release Date: March 22, 2020
7. Future Nostalgia — Dua Lipa
Future Nostalgia is the second studio album by English singer Dua Lipa, released by Warner Records. Many music lovers believe Future Nostalgia is one of the best music album of 2020.
Release Date: March 27, 2020
8. Folklore — Taylor Swift
Folklore is the eighth studio album by American singer-songwriter Taylor Swift. It was a surprise album, released through Republic Records, eleven months after its predecessor, Lover. Undoubtedly this album was a hit and became one of the best music albums of 2020.
Release Date: July 24, 2020
9. Club Future Nostalgia — Dua Lipa & The Blessed Madonna
The remix album of English singer Dua Lipa and American DJ The Blessed Madonna is Disco Future Nostalgia. On 28 August 2020, the DJ Mix version was released, with the regular edition followed on 11 September of the same year and became one of the best music albums of 2020.
Release Date: August 28, 2020
10. Punisher — Phoebe Bridgers
Punisher is the 2nd studio music album by American singer-songwriter Phoebe Bridgers, released by. A critically acclaimed emo-folk effort, Bridgers first established herself with her 2017 album, Stranger in the Alps. Another piece of album which is considered one of the best music album of 2020.
Release Date: June 18, 2020
11. Color Theory — Soccer Mommy
Color Theory is the second studio album by American singer-songwriter Soccer Mommy, released by Loma Vista Recordings.
Release Date: February 28, 2020
11. Set My Heart on Fire Immediately — Perfume Genius
Set My Heart on Fire Immediately is the fifth studio album by American singer Perfume Genius, released through Matador Records as the follow up to 2017’s No Shape.
Release Date: May 15, 2020
12. Ungodly Hour — Chloe x Halle
Ungodly Hour is the second studio album by American R&B duo Chloe x Halle. It was released through Parkwood Entertainment and Columbia Records
Release Date: June 12, 2020
13. Sin Miedo — Kali Uchis
Sin Miedo (del Amor y Otros Demonios) is the second studio album and first Spanish album by Colombian-American singer Kali Uchis, released through Interscope Records and Virgin EMI Records. It is also considered to be one of the best music album of 2020.
Release Date: November 18, 2020
14. After Hours — The Weeknd
After Hours is the fourth studio album by Canadian singer the Weeknd, released by XO and Republic Records. It was mostly manufactured by the Weeknd, along with a number of manufacturers such as DaHeala, Illangelo, Max Martin, Metro Boomin, and OPN, most of whom the Weeknd had previously worked with.
Release Date: March 20, 2020
15. We Will Always Love You — The Avalanches
We Will Always Love You is the third studio album from Australian electronic group the Avalanches. It was released on 11 December 2020 through Modular Recordings.
Release Date: 11 December 2020
Music To Be Murdered By — Eminem
The surprise release from the Detroit rapper features guest appearances from Anderson.Paak, the late rapper Juice WRLD, Q Tip, and Ed Sheeran.
Release Date: 17 January, 2020
I am sure there must be many more awesome albums which we could not cover in this small list. I leave that up to you. Please write the name of your favorite music album of 2020 in the comments section. And, do not forget to use the Thumb-Vote buttons to rate your favorite album in this list as well.