• Yeezy Does It
    Yeezy Does It

    For the fourth time in six albums, Kanye West takes the Pazz & Jop prize.

  • The Apostate
    The Apostate

    Kacey Musgraves makes country music you can use.

  • Piss and Jop
    Piss and Jop

    Why are people finally paying attention to R. Kelly's many crimes?

  • The Return of the Backpacker
    The Return of the Backpacker

    Many of the year's most acclaimed hip-hop artists transcended a backpack past to make great music.


Daft Punk (ft. Pharrell Williams), Get Lucky
Lorde, Royals
Haim, The Wire
Kanye West, New Slaves
Robin Thicke (ft. T.I. and Pharrell), Blurred Lines
Drake (ft. Majid Jordan), Hold On, We're Going Home
Kanye West, Black Skinhead
Icona Pop (ft. Charli XCX), I Love It
Miley Cyrus, We Can't Stop
Kanye West, Bound 2