Gun-totin', Chronic-smokin' Hearse Initiator (ludickid) wrote,
Gun-totin', Chronic-smokin' Hearse Initiator
ludickid

Top Tenz

Normally I'd just direct you to my piece on The High Hat for this stuff, but Christ knows when the next issue is actually gonna be done, so here it is while it's still kinda timely -- my top ten albums of 2004, rock/pop and rap/hip-hop editions. Dispute and destroy.

TOP 10 ROCK & POP ALBUMS OF 2004
1. McLusky, The Difference Between You and Me is That I'm Not on Fire
2. The Fiery Furnaces, Blueberry Boat
3. The Mountain Goats, We Shall All Be Healed
4. Deerhoof, Milk Man
5. Bjork, Medulla
6. The Liars, They Were Wrong So We Drowned
7. Iron & Wine, The Creek Drank the Cradle
8. Sally Timms, In the World of Him
9. Sonic Youth, Sonic Nurse
10. Lamb of God, Ashes of the Wake

(Second string: Fear Before the March of Flames, Art Damage; the Drive-By Truckers, The Dirty South; the New Year, The End is Near; Time in Malta, Alone with the Alone; Mastodon, Leviathan; the Electric Wizard, We Live; Animal Collective, Sung Tongs; British Sea Power, The Decline of British Sea Power; Kings of Leon, Aha Shake Heartbreak; Loretta Lynn, Van Lear Rose.)

TOP 10 RAP & HIP-HOP ALBUMS OF 2004
1. Madvillain, Madvillainy
2. Ghostface Killah, The Pretty Toney Album
3. RJD2, Since We Last Spoke
4. De la Soul, The Grind Date
5. MF Doom, Mm...Food
6. Kanye West, College Dropout
7. Jean Grae, This Week
8. Wiley, Treddin' on Thin Ice
9. Devin the Dude, To tha X-Treme
10. Gift of Gab, 4th-Dimensional Rocketships Going Up

(Second string: Viktor Vaughn, Venomous Villain; Foreign Exchange, Connected; Dizzee Rascal, Showtime; Murs feat. 9th Wonder, Murs 3:16, the Ninth Edition; Twista, Kamikaze; Jason Forrest, The Unrelenting Songs of the 1979 Post-Disco Crash; J-Zone, A Job Ain't Nothin' But Work; Dilated Peoples, Neighborhood Watch; Azeem, Show Business; Haiku d'Etat, Coup de Theatre.)
Tags: music
Subscribe

  • The Party of What People?

    This will be my last entry of 2016.  Next year will begin, barring some unexpected act of fate, with the ascension to the presidency of Donald…

  • Anno Terribilis

    2016, the little year that absolutely could not, is almost over, and with the exception of people for whom it was a raging success —…

  • Shalom and the Jewish Jesus

    Shalom Auslander got the best possible start on having a sickly fatalistic sense of humor:  he was a miserable Jew from the day he was born. As…

  • Post a new comment

    Error

    default userpic

    Your IP address will be recorded 

    When you submit the form an invisible reCAPTCHA check will be performed.
    You must follow the Privacy Policy and Google Terms of use.
  • 3 comments