Alright boys and girls. Here it is... a list of all the music I loved this year.
Like SR over at Redonkulous Links, I have a top 15 along with some misc categories I thought were quite important.
Like to hear it... well, here it goes.
Top 15 of 2005
1. Common – BE
2. Ryan Adams – Jacksonville Nights
3. Bloc Party – Silent Alarm
4. Beck – Guero
5. M.I.A. – Arular
6. Devendra Banhart – Cripple Crow
7. Kanye West – Late Registration
8. Foo Fighters – In Your Honor
9. Ryan Adams – Jacksonville Nights
10. Gorillaz - Demon Days
11. Death Cab for Cutie – Plans
12. Sufjan Stevens – Illinois
13. Jack Johnson – In Between Dreams
14. Neutral Milk Hotel – In the Aeroplane Over the Sea
15. Cage – Hell’s Winter
Most Played Track of the Year:
Evil - Interpol off the Antics album
( I know it's from 2004 but the playcount on this song was so high I had to mention it )
Best Hip-Hop Diss Song:
Jadakiss / Fat Joe - Checkmate VSL ( Fuck 50 Cent Campaign )
Most Anticipated Album That Wasn't Released:
Jenny Lewis – Rabbit Fur Coat
(Solo project from Rilo Kiley's lead singer also child star of the movie The Wizard)
Most Anticipated Album Just Announced:
Nas and DJ Premier collabo project.
New Album I Didn’t Get Around to Playing Enough to Add to the List:
Franz Ferdinand – You Could Have it So Much Better
Best New Music I was introduced to while in OZ:Minus the Bear (From Seattle)
There it is kids.
PS. RSJ get yours up.