motd.co: My 2010 Top Ten Songs and Albums (so far)

hardlikealgebra:

 I just applied to write for Pitchfork.

AS such, I had to do a top ten list of albums and songs from 2010 so far. 

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What would your list look like?

Good question! This has been such a good year so far. Here’s what I came up with, although I cheated and expanded the songs list to 20.

20 albums for the first ~57% of 2010

  1. Gorillaz – Plastic Beach
  2. Robyn – Body Talk Pt 1
  3. Major Lazer/La Roux – Lazerproof
  4. Fang Island – s/t
  5. The-Dream – Love King
  6. LCD Soundsystem – This is Happening
  7. We All Inherit the Moon – 月継
  8. Sleigh Bells – Treats
  9. Eluvium – Similes
  10. Tokyo Police Club – Champ

20 songs for the first ~57% of 2010

  1. Robyn – Dancing On My Own
  2. Massive Attack – Saturday Come Slow f. Damon Albarn
  3. The-Dream – F.I.L.A.
  4. Gorillaz – On Melancholy Hill
  5. Gyptian – Hold Yuh Remix f. Nicki Minaj
  6. Broken Bells – The High Road
  7. Robyn – None Of Dem f. Royksopp
  8. Dirty Money – Hello, Good Morning Remix f. Rick Ross & Nicki Minaj
  9. Big Boi – Shine Blockas f. Gucci Mane
  10. Fang Island – Careful Crossers
  11. Mariah Carey – Up Out My Face f. Nicki Minaj
  12. Janelle Monáe – Tightrope f. Big Boi
  13. Sleigh Bells – Run the Heart
  14. Mark Ronson – Bang Bang Bang f. Q-Tip
  15. Beach House – Norway
  16. Crystal Castles – Baptism
  17. Los Campesinos! – The Sea Is a Good Place to Think of the Future
  18. MIA – XXXO Remix f. Jay-Z
  19. Sade – Soldier of Love
  20. Vampire Weekend – Giving Up the Gun

P.S. Good luck Jim!