Top Albums 2013

Why Men Love Making Top 10 Album Lists

Andy Juniper | Posted 02.16.2014 | Canada Music
Andy Juniper

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.

Best R&B Albums Of 2013 (And The Whitening Of The Genre)

HuffPost Canada Music | Ryan B. Patrick | Posted 01.23.2014 | Canada Music

"There are three amazing nominees for soul/R&B album tonight: one, a white kid from the Mickey Mouse Club, another the son of the dad from 'Growing Pa...

The 10 Top Pop Albums of 2013

HuffPost Canada Music | Melody Lau | Posted 12.19.2013 | Canada Music

This year, pop made room for both comeback kids as well as actual fresh-faced newcomers. We saw victorious returns from pop giants like Justin Timberl...

The Top 10 Indie Albums Of 2013

HuffPost Canada Music | Trevor Risk | Posted 12.19.2013 | Canada Music

The term “indie” has lost most of its meaning, much like "alternative" did nearly two decades ago. Before alt-rock, "indie" used to be called “c...