After one other yr of decoding artists’ cryptic social media posts and staying up till midnight to listen to our favourite new albums as quickly as they dropped, we’re wanting again on all the greatest album releases of 2022.
For Taylor Swift followers, the yr was a back-to-back music spectacular that includes “Midnights,” seven surprising bonus tracks, and residual love for “Crimson (Taylor’s Model),” which was launched in November 2021. Different artists who’ve dominated the charts with new releases this yr embrace Rosalía with “Motomami,” The Weeknd with “Daybreak FM,” Harry Types with “Harry’s Home,” Kendrick Lamar with “Mr. Morale & the Massive Steppers,” and extra. From longtime favorites like SZA and Lizzo to rising artists like The Linda Lindas and Conan Grey, 2022’s album lineup was the final word gas for establishing the right playlist.
As we eagerly await our high artists of the yr to be revealed on this yr’s Spotify Wrapped, see among the greatest albums of 2022 — together with a couple of new albums nonetheless to come back — forward.