BEST MUSIC 2013

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The 20 Best Songs Of 2013

The album may remain music's première product -- and we found 68 albums well worth raving about this year -- but aside from Beyonce's album-only sales ploy for her surprise eponymous LP, the single ha...
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Why Men Love Making Top 10 Album Lists

It's that time of year again, when critics, reviewers, amateur enthusiasts of all things aural pull tiny muscles in their large heads compiling and posting for public consumption their lists of Top Albums of the Year. A female friend once pointed out that these oftentimes inane lists are (strangely, suspiciously) almost always the domain of men. We demand demarcation. We want to know. We need to know.