With such great new releases, 2021 has flown by! 😯✨ Here is a list of some of the most influential albums of the year we’ve left behind.🔝 We’ll keep coming back to them. Some are classics already! 🎵
El Madrileño – C.Tangana (February)
With the new year came El Madrileño. The third studio album by Spanish rapper and singer-songwriter C. Tangana has been its first international success. Awarded with a Latin Grammy introduced Spanish folk to the broader audience.
Sour – Olivia Rodrigo (May)
Sour is the debut studio album by American singer-songwriter Olivia Rodrigo. Its songs have been both her introduction and her consolidation as a renowned artist. With a bright start like this, what milestones will she achieve next!?
Call Me If You Get Lost – Tyler, The Creator (June)
The sixth studio album by American rapper and producer Tyler, the Creator, and his second US number-one album. The album has received widespread acclaim from critics and has been described as the culmination of Tyler’s ever-varying sound. An instant rap classic!
Happier Than Ever – Billie Eilish (July)
Happier Than Ever is the second studio album by American singer Billie Eilish. For once, we get to see some of the silver linings of the 2020s quarantine, as Eilish cited self-reflection during the COVID-19 pandemic as the biggest inspiration for the album. As usual, the singer co-wrote all the songs with her brother, Finneas O’Connell, who produced the album himself. What a family! 😱
An Evening with Silk Sonic – Bruno Mars and Anderson Pack (November)
Preceded by the success of the single Leave the Door Open, the expectation for this release was major. Consequently, the debut of this album topped charts all over the world. With its vintage lo-fi tone, it has fueled the hype for soul music, and we couldn’t be happier!
30 – Adele (November)
Last, but certainly not least, we got to enjoy the 6 year anticipated new album by Adele. 30 centers on Adele’s divorce, motherhood, fame, heartache, acceptance, and hope. It is a true witness of the artist’s growth and maturity path through the last years. A great hope booster for all!