Music has the ability to express emotions we couldn’t bring out of ourselves, or can simply be the mood lift we need from a terrible day at work. Whatever the reason, music is so part of our lives it’s impossible to not go around without knowing a tune.
This year proved to be an amazing time for the femme fatale, as most in this list is from female musicians.
Here’s a rundown of our favorite albums so far in 2020. Hope you can add these to your personal quarantine tunes!
Dua Lipa’s Future Nostalgia couldn’t have come at a better time, especially when the world needed some uplifting from some heavy news. The album’s attempt at disco-pop deemed successful as it’s the perfect soundtrack to an online weekend wine night with friends — dancing and singing included.
Songs to listen to: Break My Heart, Future Nostalgia
For his fourth album, Kevin Parker, the man behind Tame Impala tackles the eternal enemy of individuals everywhere: time. As we sit and work on home, allow yourself to get immersed in this groovy, time-traveling album.
Songs to listen to: Borderline, Breathe Deeper
Critics have called this Taylor Swifts best album yet — and for good reason. Previously, Swift released several pop albums but for folklore, the multi-awarded singer-songwriter goes back to her country roots and brings a softer, more vulnerable side to her.
Songs to listen to: exile (feat. Bon Iver), cardigan
Need an album that you can breeze through? HONNE has always been a favorite for road trips and a chill night with friends. Perfect for any occasion, the musical duo comes back with an album catered to our quarantine blues and perfectly encapsulates a simpler, laid-back vibe.
Songs to listen to: s o c i a l d i s t a n c i n g, free love
How can I leave out the most anticipated Kpop album this year? For the past 4 years since BLACKPINK’s debut, fans have been asking and begging YG Entertainment for a whole album and we finally got it.
Songs to listen to: Pretty Savage, You Never Know