Metacritic Reports: Music

  1. Metacritic Users Pick the Best of 2017

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    Published: January 5, 2018
    See which albums, games, movies, and TV shows ranked among our users' favorites in 2017.
  2. The Best Albums of 2017

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    Published: December 21, 2017
    We reveal the 40 highest-scoring album releases of the year, as well as some of 2017's bests and worsts in other music categories.
  3. Metacritic User Poll: Vote for the Best of 2017!

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    Published: December 14, 2017
    Give us your picks for the best albums, TV shows, movies, and games of the year in our 8th Annual User Poll.
  4. The Freshman 15: 2017's Best Debut Albums

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    Published: December 7, 2017
    We reveal the 15 highest-scoring debut albums of the year.
  5. Best of November 2017: Top Albums, Games, Movies & TV

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    Published: November 30, 2017
    Did you miss anything? These were the best movies, videogames, music, and TV shows released in November 2017.
  6. Best of 2017: Music Critic Top Ten Lists

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    Published: November 27, 2017
    Over the next month, we'll be collecting year-end top 10 album lists from over 200 music critics, publications, record stores, and other sources. Find individual lists and this year's cumulative rankings inside.
  7. Best of October 2017: Top Albums, Games, Movies & TV

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    Published: October 31, 2017
    Did you miss anything? These were the best movie, videogame, music, and TV releases of October 2017.
  8. The Best Hip-Hop Albums of the 21st Century

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    Published: October 19, 2017
    These are the 30 highest-scoring hip hop albums released since 2000.
  9. Best of September 2017: Top Albums, Games, Movies & TV

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    Published: October 1, 2017
    Did you miss anything? These were the best music, TV, film, and videogame releases in September.
  10. Fall Music Preview (2017): 40+ Key Albums

    Fall Music Preview (2017): 40+ Key Albums Image
    Published: September 7, 2017
    Get details on the most-anticipated albums arriving this fall (including new releases from St. Vincent, Taylor Swift, U2, Beck, and more), and listen to tracks from each one.
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