Album Releases by User Score


Supernova 1.

Supernova

by Nova Twins
June 17, 2022
The second full-length release for British rock duo Nova Twins was produced with Jim Abbiss.
Metascore:
92
User Score:
8.8
Heart Under 2.

Heart Under

by Just Mustard
May 27, 2022
The second full-length release for the Irish rock quintet Just Mustard was self-produced and mixed by Audiobooks' David Wrench.
Metascore:
89
User Score:
9.2
Big Time 3.

Big Time

by Angel Olsen
June 3, 2022
The sixth full-length solo studio release for indie rock singer-songwriter Angel Olsen was co-produced with Jonathan Wilson.
Metascore:
88
User Score:
9.0
This Is a Photograph 4.

This Is a Photograph

by Kevin Morby
May 13, 2022
The seventh full-length solo release for singer-songwriter Kevin Morby was produced by Sam Cohen and was inspired in part by old family photographs he looked at after his father had a heath scare.
Metascore:
87
User Score:
8.4
For You Who Are the Wronged 5.

For You Who Are the Wronged

by Kathryn Joseph
April 22, 2022
The third full-length solo release for Scottish singer-songwriter Kathryn Joseph was co-produced with Lomond Campbell.
Metascore:
87
User Score:
tbd
Wet Leg 6.

Wet Leg

by Wet Leg
April 8, 2022
The debut full-length release for the Isle Of Wight indie rock duo Wet Leg was produced and recorded by Dan Carey except for two tracks produced by Jon McMullen ("Chaise Longue") and Josh Mobaraki ("Angelica").
Metascore:
87
User Score:
8.3
Live at the El Mocambo 7.

Live at the El Mocambo

by The Rolling Stones
May 13, 2022
The two-disc release from The Rolling Stones features the official recording of two secret 1977 shows at Toronto's 300-capacity The El Mocambo club, including the full set from the second show.
Metascore:
86
User Score:
8.4
Tresor 8.

Tresor

by Gwenno
July 1, 2022
The third full-length solo release for Gwenno features nine tracks in the Cornish language and one in Welsh.
Metascore:
86
User Score:
tbd
A Light for Attracting Attention 9.

A Light for Attracting Attention

by The Smile
May 13, 2022
The debut full-length release for Thom Yorke, Jonny Greenwood and Tom Skinner as The Smile was produced by Nigel Godrich.
Metascore:
86
User Score:
8.9
Muna 10.

Muna

by MUNA
June 24, 2022
The third full-length release for Los Angeles indie pop trio MUNA features a guest appearance from Phoebe Bridgers.
Metascore:
86
User Score:
8.4
Mr. Morale & The Big Steppers 11.

Mr. Morale & The Big Steppers

by Kendrick Lamar
May 13, 2022
The fifth full-length studio release for rapper Kendrick Lamar features guest appearances from Baby Keem, Blxst, Sam Dew, Ghostface Killah, Beth Gibbons of Portishead, Kodak Black, Tanna Leone, Taylour Paige, Amanda Reifer, Sampha, and Summer Walker.
Metascore:
85
User Score:
9.0
Un Verano Sin Ti 12.

Un Verano Sin Ti

by Bad Bunny
May 6, 2022
The surprise release from Latin artist Bad Bunny (who will also star in a Spiderman spin-off film in 2024) features guest appearances from Rauw Alejandro, Buscabulla, Chencho Corleone, Jhay Cortez, Tony Dize, Bomba Estéreo, and The Marías.
Metascore:
85
User Score:
6.5
Skinty Fia 13.

Skinty Fia

by Fontaines D.C.
April 22, 2022
The third full-length studio release for Irish post-punk band Fontaines D.C. was produced by Dan Carey and features an accordion on one track.
Metascore:
85
User Score:
7.3
I Dont Know Who Needs to Hear This... 14.

I Dont Know Who Needs to Hear This...

by Tomberlin
April 29, 2022
The second full-length release for singer-songwriter Sarah Beth Tomberlin was recorded over two weeks in Brooklyn with producer and engineer Phil Weinrobe.
Metascore:
85
User Score:
tbd
Bob Vylan Presents the Price of Life 15.

Bob Vylan Presents the Price of Life

by Bob Vylan
April 22, 2022
The latest full-length release for London-based duo Bob Vylan was self-produced, mixed and recorded with contributions from Laurent 'Lags' Barnard of Gallows, Bobby Bentham of Strange Bones, Josh and Jon Skints of The Skints.
Metascore:
85
User Score:
tbd
Dance Fever 16.

Dance Fever

by Florence + the Machine
May 13, 2022
The fifth full-length studio release for British indie rock band Florence + The Machine features production with Jack Antonoff and Glass Animals' Dave Bayley.
Metascore:
84
User Score:
9.2
White Jesus Black Problems 17.

White Jesus Black Problems

by Fantastic Negrito
June 3, 2022
The latest full length release for Grammy-winning blues artist Fantastic Negrito was based on learning his ancestors: an indentured servant from Scotland and an African American slave had a common law marriage in 1750s Virginia.
Metascore:
84
User Score:
tbd
Blue Skies 18.

Blue Skies

by Dehd
May 27, 2022
The fourth full-length release for the Chicago indie rock trio Dehd was produced by the band's singer/guitarist Jason Balla and mixed by Craig Silvey.
Metascore:
84
User Score:
9.3
You Belong There 19.

You Belong There

by Daniel Rossen
April 8, 2022
The debut full-length solo release for Grizzly Bear's Daniel Rossen was self-produced and recorded at his home studio in New Mexico.
Metascore:
84
User Score:
7.6
The Line Is a Curve 20.

The Line Is a Curve

by Kae Tempest
April 8, 2022
The latest full-length release for London-based poet/musician Kae Tempest features guest appearances from Brockhampton's Kevin Abstract, Fontaines D.C.'s Grian Chatten, Confucius MC, and Lianne La Havas.
Metascore:
84
User Score:
8.0
Sometimes, Forever 21.

Sometimes, Forever

by Soccer Mommy
June 24, 2022
The third full-length studio release for indie rock artist Soccer Mommy was produced by Oneohtrix Point Never's Daniel Lopatin.
Metascore:
84
User Score:
8.0
Everything Was Beautiful 22.

Everything Was Beautiful

by Spiritualized
April 22, 2022
The ninth full-length studio release for J Spaceman's space rock band Spiritualized was recorded at 11 different studios.
Metascore:
83
User Score:
8.0
Harry's House 23.

Harry's House

by Harry Styles
May 20, 2022
The third full-length solo release for Harry Styles was recorded in Los Angeles, Tokyo and the United Kingdom.
Metascore:
83
User Score:
8.8
Cruel Country 24.

Cruel Country

by Wilco
May 27, 2022
The 12th full-length studio release for the Chicago indie rock band Wilco was recorded live at their loft with little overdubs.
Metascore:
83
User Score:
8.1
El Mirador 25.

El Mirador

by Calexico
April 8, 2022
The 10th full-length studio release for Arizona duo Calexico was recorded at Sergio Mendoza's home studio and features vocals from Gaby Moreno and Jairo Zavala.
Metascore:
83
User Score:
tbd
Carry Me Home 26.

Carry Me Home

by Mavis Staples
May 20, 2022
The collaboration between Mavis Staples and Levon Helm was recording at his Woodstock studios during the summer of 2011.
Metascore:
83
User Score:
tbd
Palomino 27.

Palomino

by Miranda Lambert
April 29, 2022
The latest full-length release for country singer-songwriter Miranda Lambert features a guest appearance from The B-52's.
Metascore:
83
User Score:
8.9
Whatever the Weather 28.

Whatever the Weather

by Whatever the Weather
April 8, 2022
The debut full-length release for Whatever the Weather, the side project for London-based electronic producer Loraine James features more ambient sounds.
Metascore:
83
User Score:
tbd
Versions of Modern Performance 29.

Versions of Modern Performance

by Horsegirl
June 3, 2022
The debut full-length release for Chicago noise rock trio Horsegirl was recorded by John Agnello.
Metascore:
83
User Score:
7.2
It's Almost Dry 30.

It's Almost Dry

by Pusha T
April 22, 2022
The fourth full-length studio release for rapper Push T features guest appearances from Jay-Z, Kid Cudi, Labrinth, Lil Uzi Vert, Malice, Don Toliver, Pharrell Williams, and Ye.
Metascore:
83
User Score:
8.6
Blue Water Road 31.

Blue Water Road

by Kehlani
April 29, 2022
The third full-length studio release for R&B singer-songwriter Kehlani features guest appearances from Ambré, Justin Bieber, Blxst, Jessie Reyez, Syd, and Thundercat.
Metascore:
83
User Score:
9.4
Farm to Table 32.

Farm to Table

by Bartees Strange
June 17, 2022
The second full-length release for Washington D.C.-based Bartees Strange is his first on the 4AD label.
Metascore:
83
User Score:
tbd
Ramona Park Broke My Heart 33.

Ramona Park Broke My Heart

by Vince Staples
April 8, 2022
The fifth full-length studio release for Long Beach rapper Vince Staples features guest appearances from Lil Baby, Mustard and Ty Dolla $ign.
Metascore:
82
User Score:
8.3
Broken Hearts Club 34.

Broken Hearts Club

by Syd
April 8, 2022
The second full-length release for Los Angeles R&B artist Syd features guest appearances from Kehlani, Lucky Daye and Smino.
Metascore:
82
User Score:
tbd
Chloe and the Next 20th Century 35.

Chloe and the Next 20th Century

by Father John Misty
April 8, 2022
The fifth full-length release for Josh Tillman as Father John Misty was produced with Jonathan Wilson.
Metascore:
82
User Score:
8.0
Arkhon 36.

Arkhon

by Zola Jesus
June 24, 2022
The sixth full-length studio release for synth-pop artist Zola Jesus was produced by Randall Dunn.
Metascore:
82
User Score:
tbd
Two Ribbons 37.

Two Ribbons

by Let's Eat Grandma
April 29, 2022
The third full-length release for the British duo Let's Eat Grandma was produced with David Wrench.
Metascore:
82
User Score:
8.6
Preacher's Daughter 38.

Preacher's Daughter

by Ethel Cain
May 13, 2022
The debut full-length release for Alabama-based singer-songwriter Ethel Cain was self-produced.
Metascore:
82
User Score:
9.2
Ugly Season 39.

Ugly Season

by Perfume Genius
June 17, 2022
The latest full-length release for Perfume Genius began as a soundtrack to Mike Hadreas and Kate Wallich's dance project, The Sun Still Burns Here.
Metascore:
82
User Score:
8.8
Heavy Pendulum 40.

Heavy Pendulum

by Cave In
May 20, 2022
The seventh full-length studio release for the Boston-based post-hardcore band was produced by Kurt Ballou and is its first with new bassist Converge's Nate Newton.
Metascore:
81
User Score:
tbd
Waterslide, Diving Board, Ladder to the Sky 41.

Waterslide, Diving Board, Ladder to the Sky

by Porridge Radio
May 20, 2022
The third full-length release for British indie rock quartet Porridge Radio was co-produced by Tom Carmichael with the band's own singer Dana Margolin and drummer Sam Yardley.
Metascore:
81
User Score:
8.0
Regards/Uklony dla Boguslaw Schaeffer 42.

Regards/Uklony dla Boguslaw Schaeffer

by Matmos
May 20, 2022
The latest full-length release for experimental electronic duo Matmos features recordings from Polish electronic artist Bogusław Schaeffer.
Metascore:
81
User Score:
tbd
Bronco 43.

Bronco

by Orville Peck
April 8, 2022
The second full-length release for the masked Canadian country artist Orville Peck was inspired in part by '70s country and California psychedelic rock music.
Metascore:
81
User Score:
8.6
Zeit 44.

Zeit

by Rammstein
April 29, 2022
When Rammstein's tour was postponed by the COVID-19 pandemic, they started writing and recording this eighth studio release during the lockdowns.
Metascore:
81
User Score:
9.2
We've Been Going About This All Wrong 45.

We've Been Going About This All Wrong

by Sharon Van Etten
May 6, 2022
The sixth full-length release from singer-songwriter Sharon Van Etten was produced with Daniel Knowles.
Metascore:
80
User Score:
8.4
Growing Up 46.

Growing Up

by The Linda Lindas
April 8, 2022
The debut full-length release for the Los Angeles-based punk band The Linda Lindas was recorded, mixed and produced by Carlos de la Garza.
Metascore:
80
User Score:
8.5
A Legacy of Rentals 47.

A Legacy of Rentals

by Craig Finn
May 20, 2022
The sixth full-length solo release for The Hold Steady's Craig Finn features a 14-piece string section and was produced by Josh Kaufman.
Metascore:
80
User Score:
tbd
Get On Board 48.

Get On Board

by Taj Mahal
April 22, 2022
The latest full-length release for the collaboration between Taj Mahal and Ry Cooder features covers of songs from Sonny Terry & Brownie McGhee.
Metascore:
80
User Score:
tbd
Radiate Like This 49.

Radiate Like This

by Warpaint
May 6, 2022
The first full-length release in nearly six years for Los Angeles indie rock band Warpaint was produced with Sam Petts-Davies.
Metascore:
79
User Score:
8.4
Ivory 50.

Ivory

by Omar Apollo
April 8, 2022
The latest full-length release for singer-songwriter Omar Apollo features guest appearances from Daniel Caesar and Kali Uchis.
Metascore:
79
User Score:
9.2
(Watch My Moves) 51.

(Watch My Moves)

by Kurt Vile
April 15, 2022
The first full-length release on Verve Records for Philadelphia rock artist Kurt Vile was self-produced with contributions from Chastity Belt, Cate Le Bon, Sarah Jones, Stella Mozgawa, Rob Schnapf, James Stewart, and The Violators.
Metascore:
78
User Score:
7.9
Welcome 2 Club XIII 52.

Welcome 2 Club XIII

by Drive-By Truckers
June 3, 2022
The 14th full-length studio release for Georgia rock band Drive-By Truckers features background vocals from Schaefer Llana, R.E.M.'s Mike Mills, and Margo Price.
Metascore:
78
User Score:
7.0
Mahal 53.

Mahal

by Toro y Moi
April 29, 2022
The seventh full-length studio release for Chaz Bear as Toro y Moi features guest appearances from Salami Rose Joe Louis, The Mattson 2, and Sofie.
Metascore:
78
User Score:
8.5
A Bit of Previous 54.

A Bit of Previous

by Belle and Sebastian
May 6, 2022
The latest full-length release for Scottish indie pop band Belle And Sebastian was self-produced and features contributions from Kevin Burleigh, Shawn Everett, Brian McNeil, and Matt Wiggins.
Metascore:
78
User Score:
7.8
Endless Rooms 55.

Endless Rooms

by Rolling Blackouts Coastal Fever
May 6, 2022
The third full-length release for Melbourne-based indie rock band Rolling Blackouts Coastal Fever was produced with Matt Duffy.
Metascore:
78
User Score:
6.8
*Happiness Not Included 56.

*Happiness Not Included

by Soft Cell
May 6, 2022
The first full-length studio release in 20 years for British synth-pop duo Soft Cell features a song collaboration with the Pet Shop Boys.
Metascore:
78
User Score:
tbd
Forgiveness 57.

Forgiveness

by Girlpool
April 29, 2022
The fourth full-length release for Los Angeles indie pop duo Girlpool was produced by Yves Rothman.
Metascore:
77
User Score:
tbd
Emotional Eternal 58.

Emotional Eternal

by Melody's Echo Chamber
April 29, 2022
The third full-length release for French artist Melody's Echo Chamber was produced by Dungen's Reine Fiske and The Amazing's Fredrik Swahn.
Metascore:
77
User Score:
tbd
LP.8 59.

LP.8

by Kelly Lee Owens
April 29, 2022
The latest full-length release for Welsh electronic artist Kelly Lee Owens was created in Oslo with Lasse Marhaug.
Metascore:
77
User Score:
tbd
How to Let Go 60.

How to Let Go

by Sigrid
May 6, 2022
The second full-length release for the Norwegian pop singer-songwriter Sigrid features a guest appearance from Bring Me The Horizon.
Metascore:
77
User Score:
8.4
Home, Before and After 61.

Home, Before and After

by Regina Spektor
June 24, 2022
The eighth full-length studio release for singer-songwriter Regina Spektor was recorded in upstate New York and was co-produced with John Congleton.
Metascore:
76
User Score:
9.0
Headful of Sugar 62.

Headful of Sugar

by Sunflower Bean
May 6, 2022
The third full-length release for New York indie rock trio Sunflower Bean was produced and mixed by Unknown Mortal Orchestra's Jacob Portrait.
Metascore:
76
User Score:
tbd
EYEYE 63.

EYEYE

by Lykke Li
May 20, 2022
The fifth full-length release for Swedish singer-songwriter Lykke Li was produced by Björn Yttling.
Metascore:
76
User Score:
8.5
Just Like That... 64.

Just Like That...

by Bonnie Raitt
April 22, 2022
The first new studio release in six years for Bonnie Raitt was recorded in Northern California and produced with Ryan Freeland.
Metascore:
76
User Score:
tbd
Household Name 65.

Household Name

by Momma
July 1, 2022
The third full-length release for alternative rock band Momma was mastered by Emily Lazar.
Metascore:
76
User Score:
tbd
Familia 66.

Familia

by Camila Cabello
April 8, 2022
The third full-length solo release for Camila Cabello features guest appearances from Maria Becerra, Ed Sheeran, WILLOW, and Yotuel.
Metascore:
76
User Score:
9.3
Inside Problems 67.

Inside Problems

by Andrew Bird
June 3, 2022
The latest full-length solo release for singer-songwriter Andrew Bird was recorded live and produced by Mike Viola.
Metascore:
76
User Score:
tbd
Fear of the Dawn 68.

Fear of the Dawn

by Jack White
April 8, 2022
The fourth full-length solo release for Jack White is the first of two albums expected in 2022 (Entering Heaven Alive is set for July 22 release).
Metascore:
75
User Score:
8.5
C'mon You Know 69.

C'mon You Know

by Liam Gallagher
May 27, 2022
The third full-length solo release for Liam Gallagher was produced by Andrew Wyatt and features contributions from such artists as Dave Grohl, Vampire Weekend's Ezra Koenig, Greg Kurstin, and Ariel Rechtshaid.
Metascore:
74
User Score:
7.5
Raw Data Feel 70.

Raw Data Feel

by Everything Everything
May 20, 2022
British alternative rock band Everything Everything's frontman Jonathan Higgs tried A.I. to help form lyrics for the quartet's sixth full-length release.
Metascore:
74
User Score:
9.3
Second Nature 71.

Second Nature

by Lucius
April 8, 2022
The first full-length studio release in six years for Lucius features guest appearances from Brandi Carlile and Sheryl Crow.
Metascore:
74
User Score:
tbd
In Amber 72.

In Amber

by Hercules & Love Affair
June 17, 2022
The first release in five years for the Andy Butler project Hercules And Love Affair features guest appearances from ANOHNI and Elin Ey.
Metascore:
74
User Score:
tbd
WE 73.

WE

by Arcade Fire
May 6, 2022
The sixth full-length release for Canadian indie rock band Arcade Fire is its final one with Will Butler, who left the band after the album was completed.
Metascore:
73
User Score:
8.0
Life Is Yours 74.

Life Is Yours

by Foals
June 17, 2022
The seventh full-length studio release for British indie rock band Foals features production from Dan Carey, John Hill, Miles James, and A. K. Paul.
Metascore:
73
User Score:
7.7
Dropout Boogie 75.

Dropout Boogie

by The Black Keys
May 13, 2022
The latest full-length release for rock duo The Black Keys features a guest appearance from ZZ Top's Billy F Gibbons.
Metascore:
73
User Score:
6.8
HONESTLY, NEVERMIND 76.

HONESTLY, NEVERMIND

by Drake
June 17, 2022
The seventh studio album from Drake is a surprise release and features a guest appearance by 21 Savage.
Metascore:
73
User Score:
4.8
Giving the World Away 77.

Giving the World Away

by Hatchie
April 22, 2022
The second full-length release for Australian singer-songwriter Hatchie was produced by Jorge Elbrecht and features contributions from Joe Agius and Beach House's James Barone.
Metascore:
73
User Score:
8.6
I Used to Think I Could Fly 78.

I Used to Think I Could Fly

by Tate McRae
May 27, 2022
The debut full-length release for Canadian pop singer-songwriter Tate McRae features contributions from Finneas, Greg Kurstin, and Charlie Puth.
Metascore:
73
User Score:
8.2
Madness 79.

Madness

by Poliça
June 3, 2022
The latest full-length release for Minneapolis band Poliça features the use of producer Ryan Olson and Seth Rosetter's "anthropomorphic production tool" AllOvers(c).
Metascore:
73
User Score:
tbd
Time Bend And Break The Bower 80.

Time Bend And Break The Bower

by Sinead O'Brien
June 10, 2022
The debut full-length release for Irish post-punk poet Sinead O'Brien was produced by Dan Carey.
Metascore:
72
User Score:
tbd
Palaces 81.

Palaces

by Flume
May 20, 2022
The third full-length studio release for Australian electronic producer Flume features guest appearances from Damon Albarn, Kucka, Laurel, Emma Louise, Virgen Maria, May-A, Oklou, and Caroline Polachek.
Metascore:
72
User Score:
7.6
Omnium Gatherum 82.

Omnium Gatherum

by King Gizzard & the Lizard Wizard
April 22, 2022
The 20th full-length studio release for Australian psychedelic rock band King Gizzard & the Lizard Wizard was produced by Stu Mackenzie.
Metascore:
72
User Score:
8.7
The Great Awakening 83.

The Great Awakening

by Shearwater
June 10, 2022
The first full-length release in six years for Austin indie rock band Shearwater was co-produced with Dan Duszynski.
Metascore:
71
User Score:
tbd
Closure/Continuation 84.

Closure/Continuation

by Porcupine Tree
June 24, 2022
This is the first full-length studio release for British rock band Porcupine Tree since 2009's The Incident.
Metascore:
71
User Score:
8.9
Serpentina 85.

Serpentina

by Banks
April 8, 2022
The fourth full-length studio release for California artist Banks features a guest appearance from Samoht.
Metascore:
69
User Score:
7.9
The Versions 86.

The Versions

by Neneh Cherry
June 10, 2022
Anohni, Greentea Peng, Kelsey Lu, Robyn, Sia, Seinabo Sey, Sudan Archives, Tyson, and Jamila Woods are some of the artists who create their own versions of Neneh Cherry's songs.
Metascore:
68
User Score:
tbd
Twelve Carat Toothache 87.

Twelve Carat Toothache

by Post Malone
June 3, 2022
The fourth full-length studio release for rapper Post Malone features guest appearances from Doja Cat, Fleet Foxes, Gunna, Roddy Ricch, The Kid Laroi, and The Weeknd.
Metascore:
68
User Score:
8.1
The Turning Year 88.

The Turning Year

by Roger Eno
April 22, 2022
The first full-length solo release on Deutsche Grammophon for British composer/pianist Roger Eno features the German string ensemble Scoring Berlin.
Metascore:
68
User Score:
tbd
Alpha Games 89.

Alpha Games

by Bloc Party
April 29, 2022
The first full-length studio release in six years for British indie rock band Bloc Party was produced by Nick Launay and Adam Greenspan.
Metascore:
65
User Score:
8.0
Come Home the Kids Miss You 90.

Come Home the Kids Miss You

by Jack Harlow
May 6, 2022
The second full-length studio release for Kentucky rapper Jack Harlow features guest appearances from Drake, Lil Wayne, Justin Timberlake, and Pharrell Williams.
Metascore:
51
User Score:
3.3

Titles with fewer than 7 critic reviews are excluded.

Highs and Lows
Highest of the Month
  1. 87

    Last Night in the Bittersweet - Paolo Nutini

    • Release Date: Jul 1, 2022
    • User Score: 8.0
  2. 86

    Tresor - Gwenno

    • Release Date: Jul 1, 2022
  3. 83

    Giant Palm - Naima Bock

    • Release Date: Jul 1, 2022
  4. 77

    Forgiveness - Girlpool

    • Release Date: Apr 29, 2022
  5. 76

    Household Name - Momma

    • Release Date: Jul 1, 2022
Lowest of the Month
  1. 76

    Household Name - Momma

    • Release Date: Jul 1, 2022
  2. 77

    Forgiveness - Girlpool

    • Release Date: Apr 29, 2022
  3. 83

    Giant Palm - Naima Bock

    • Release Date: Jul 1, 2022
  4. 86

    Tresor - Gwenno

    • Release Date: Jul 1, 2022
  5. 87

    Last Night in the Bittersweet - Paolo Nutini

    • Release Date: Jul 1, 2022
    • User Score: 8.0