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Best of 2019... Mid-Year

Discussion in 'Charts, rates etc' started by NecessaryVoodoo, Jul 4, 2019.

  1. I'm a bit late starting this but never mind.

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    Hi! and welcome to the mid-year edition of the annual listing extravaganza that is the:

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    BEST OF 2019 THREAD

    You know the rules by now. Use this thread for how your best of the year lists are looking right now.

    What have you loved?
    What's been disappointing?
    W
    hat's been outright awful?
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    hat's still to come out that you're looking forward to?

    And go!

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  2. stan talent

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  3. TOP 10 ALBUMS NOT IN ORDER:

    Yung Baby Tate - Girls
    Kelsey Lu - Blood
    Yola - Walk Through Fire
    Vendredi sur mer - Premiere emois
    Roses Gabor - Fantasy & Facts
    Nina Nesbitt - The Sun Will Come Up, The Seasons Will Change
    Heize - She's Fine
    Lydia Ainsworth - Phantom Forest
    Ioanna Gika - Thalassa
    Lou Doillon - Solioquoy

    Looking forward to:
    Clairo
    Charli
    Sky
    Katy
    Taylor
    Sabrina Carpenter
    Banks
    Emeli Sande
    Lana
    Grace Lightman
    Georgia
    Blanche
    Julia
    Mabel
    Mahalia

    Disappointments:
    Marina
     
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  4. My top 5 favorite songs of the year:
    • Georgia - About Work The Dancefloor
    • Carly Rae Jepsen - Right Words, Wrong Time
    • Becky Hill & Weiss - I Could Get Used To This
    • Gary Clark Jr - This Land
    • Rita Ora and friends - Ritual

    My top 5 favorite songs of the year that actually got radio play:
    • Lil Nas X & Billy Ray Cyrus - Old Town Road
    • Billie Eilish - bad guy
    • Lizzo - Juice
    • Sam Smith & Normani - Dancing With A Stranger
    • Tyler the Creator - Earfquake
    It's been such a good year for music.
     
  5. My album of the year is the Spanish debut "YO" by the avant garde artist Inna. Stream it on Spotify now and you won't regret it. Coincidentally it also includes my song of the year:
     
  6. SONGS

    Top 3:
    Holly Herndon - Eternal


    Sharon Van Etten - Seventeen


    Georgia - About Work The Dancefloor


    Others I've loved so far this year:
    Agnes - I Trance
    Aldous Harding - Fixture Picture
    Caroline Polachek - Door
    Chelsea Wolfe - The Mother Road
    Conan Osíris - Telemóveis
    Hatari - Hatrið mun sigra
    Holly Herndon - Frontier
    Ioanna Gika - Out Of Focus
    Jamala - Solo
    KAZKA - Пісня Сміливих Дівчат
    Kelsey Lu - Poor Fake
    K.Flay - Sister
    Mahmood - Soldi
    Marika Hackman - i'm not where you are
    Mark Ronson - Late Night Feelings (feat. Lykke Li) & True Blue (feat. Angel Olsen)
    MARUV - Siren Song
    Mashrou' Leila - Cavalry
    Molly Sandén - Den som e den
    Sennek - Endlessly
    Shura - BRKLYNLDN
    Sleater-Kinney - The Future Is Here
    Tamaryn - Angels of Sweat
    The Japanese House - Maybe You're The Reason
    Weyes Blood - Movies
    Yola - Faraway Look
    Zala Kralj & Gašper Šantl - Sebi

    ALBUMS & EPS

    Top 3:
    The Japanese House - Good At Falling
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    Sharon Van Etten - Remind Me Tomorrow
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    Ioanna Gika - Thalassa
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    Others I've loved so far this year:
    Aldous Harding - Designer
    Holly Herndon - PROTO
    Justyna Steczkowska - Maria Magdalena. All Is One
    Kedr Livanskiy - Your Need
    Kelsey Lu - Blood
    Lafawndah - Ancestor Boy
    Lou Doillon - Soliloquy
    Lydia Ainsworth - Phantom Forest
    Maggie Rogers - Heard It In A Past Life
    Mahmood - Gioventù bruciata
    Mark Ronson - Late Night Feelings
    Molly Sandén - Det bästa kanske inte hänt än
    Orville Peck - Pony
    Roksana Węgiel - Roksana Węgiel
    Rosie Lowe - YU
    Self Esteem - Compliments Please
    Tamaryn - Dreaming The Dark
    These New Puritans - Inside The Rose
    Weyes Blood - Titanic Rising
    Yola - Walk Through The Fire
    Zala Kralj & Gašper Šantl - Štiri

    Still looking forward to albums from:
    Banks
    Bat For Lashes
    Blanche
    Caroline Polachek
    Chelsea Wolfe
    Friendly Fires
    Georgia
    Grace Lightman
    KAZKA
    Kindness
    Marika Hackman
    MUNA
    Olympia
    Seeker Lover Keeper
    Shura
    Sleater-Kinney
    Thelma Plum
    Torres
     
  7. 2014

    2014 Moderator

    Top 5 singles so far this year in no particular order;





     
  8. ALBUMS:

    1. Thank U, Next - Ariana Grande
    2. Dedicated - Carly Rae Jepsen
    3. Portraits - Greyson Chance
    4. Cub Sport - Cub Sport
    5. Clarity - Kim Petras
    6. Madame X - Madonna
    7. Ivy To Roses - Mabel
    8. When We All Fall Asleep - Billie Eilish
    9. Homecoming: The Live Album - Beyoncé
    10. Gioventu Bruciata - Mahmood

    SONGS:

    1. 1, 2, 3 Days Up - Kim Petras & Sophie
    2. Soldi - Mahmood
    3. Replay - Tamta
    4. 7 Rings - Ariana Grande
    5. Medellin - Madonna & Maluma
    6. Party Pill - Cub Sport
    7. Got My Number - Kim Petras
    8. Sweet Spot - Kim Petras
    9. Siren Song - Maruv
    10. Spilling Out - Bronze Avery
     
  9. I've never heard this Holly Herndon song before - it's beautiful!
     
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  10. I'm currently glitching out to the Holly Herndon album.
     
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  11. I was wondering when you are making this thread actually @NecessaryVoodoo! Great picks overall, lots of stuff i need to listen.
     
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  12. Best of 2019... So Far!!!

    5. BANKS / GIMME


    4. SASHA SLOAN / THOUGHTS


    3. MUNA / NUMBER ONE FAN


    2. P!NK / HAPPY


    1. KATY PERRY / NEVER REALLY OVER
     
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  14. My chart will be extensive, but I need to mull it over a bit before posting.
     
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  15. Tame Impala - Patience
    Clare Maguire - Jungle Gardenia
    Madonna - God Control & Crave
    Keiino - Spirit in the Sky
    Will Young - All The Songs

    All incredible
     
  16. Fuck. The Lou Doillon album is so good. I couldn't stand her voice when I tried to listen to Places but I might give it another try.
     
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  17. Top 5 Albums / EPs / leaks of the year so far...

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  18. S O N G S
    1. Medellín - Madonna & Maluma
    2. No - CLC
    3. Juice - Lizzo
    4. Higher States - Sundara Karma
    5. Insomnia - Daya
    6. About Work the Dancefloor - Georgia
    7. 1,2,3 Dayz Up (feat. SOPHIE) - Kim Petras
    8. Kill This Love - Blackpink
    9. Now That I Found You - Carly Rae Jepsen
    10. Aztec Level - Grace Lightman

    A L B U M S
    1. High Pitched and Moist - Tami T
    2. Madame X - Madonna
    3. Dedicated - Carly Rae Jepsen
    4. Unfortunately, Terror Jr - Terror Jr
    5. Still On My Mind - Dido
    6. Half Way There - Busted
    7. Cuz I Love You - Lizzo
    8. Ladytron - Ladytron
    9. When we all fall asleep, where do we go? - Billie Eilish
    10. The Destroyer, Vol. 1 - TR/ST
     
  19. I do not think i have listened that much of new music to compile a "best of" list for new albums but i can make one for new tracks.

    2019 songs that stopped me in my tracks

    Sarah Klang - Call Me
    Sky Ferreira - Downhill Lullaby
    Julia Jacklin - Don't Know How to Keep Lovin' You
    FKA Twigs - Cellophane
    Billie Eilish - When I Was Older
    Sunmi - Noir
    Chung Ha - Gotta Go
    Weyes Blood - Movies
    Chelsea Wolfe - Mother Road
    MUNA - Number One Fan
    Mark Ronson - True Blue feat Angel Olsen
    Kelsey Lu - Poor Fake
    Sharon van Etten - Seventeen
     
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    ALBUMS (in no particular order) THAT I LOVE
    Billie Eilish - when we all fall asleep where do we go
    Hatchie - Keepsake
    Ariana Grande - thank u next
    Solange - When I Get Home
    Megan Thee Stallion - Fever
    Lydia Ainsworth - Phantom Forest
    Ari Lennox - Shea Butter Baby
    Connie Constance - English Rose
    Mark Ronson - Late Night Feelings
    Madonna - Madame X
    Kim Petras - Clarity
    Girlpool - What Chaos is Imaginary
    Jade Bird - Jade Bird
    Faye Webster - Atlanta Millionaire's Club
    Nimmo - The Power
    The National - I Am Easy to Find
    Orville Peck - Pony
    Maggie Rogers - Heard It In A Past Life
    Kelsey Lu - Blood
    Nilufer Yanya - Miss Universe
    Ionnalee - Remember the Future
    Uffie - Tokyo Love Hotel
    Carly Rae Jepsen - Dedicated
    Pixx - Small Mercies
    Vampire Weekend - Father of the Bride
    The Japanese House - Good At Falling
    Isle of You - Party Until We're In Love
    Tyler the Creator - IGOR

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    LOOKING FORWARD TO:
    MUNA
    Shura
    Charli XCX
    Lana Del Rey
    Banks
    Grimes
    FKA twigs
    Bat For Lashes
    Georgia
    Torres
    Katy Perry
    Sarah Klang
    Tegan and Sara
    Clairo
    Slayyyter
    George Maple
    Petite Meller
    King Princess
    Caroline Polachek
    Tei Shi
    Tove Lo
    Halsey
    Sabrina Carpenter
    Lil Uzi Vert
    Tame Impala
    Vera Blue
     
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