From rock to R&B and a whole host of electronic music, 1997 had something for everyone.
From hip-hop to grunge (and beyond), there's something for everyone in this list.
The best albums of 1987 range from Guns N' Roses to Eric B. & Rakim. In short, it has something for everyone.
The best albums of 1982 range from Michael Jackson to King Sunny Ade and Siouxsie and The Banshees to Gregory Isaacs. In short, it has something from everyone.
The best albums of the year have something for everyone, from Steely Dan's jazz-rock masterpiece to The Sex Pistols' punk mission statement.
From The Rolling Stones' scuzzy rock epic to Stevie Wonder's defining masterpieces, it was a banner year.
In 1971, the world was ready to shake off the 60s and move forward into an uncertain future.
From Beck to Spice Girls to a few of the finest hip-hop records ever released, the best albums of 1996 are incredibly diverse.
From Janet Jackson's R&B masterpiece to Slayer's metal opus, there's something for everyone in this list.
From dub to New Wave (and beyond), there's something for everyone among these classic albums.
A turning point year in music history, 1981 had a host of classic albums. Here are just a few.
In the year that marked grunge's commercial arrival, a diverse set of albums had a major impact.