808s / Best Album / Top 10 Albums

Top 10 Albums – #1

808s & Heartbreak – Kanye West – 2008 Obvious to anyone who noticed the obvious hint in this Blog’s name, 808s & Heartbreak is everything that makes Kanye West stand out as the best artist of the 21st century. It’s controversial, effortlessly produced, catchy and is unlike anything he has recorded before. With tribal drums jarring against the heavily … Continue reading

808s / Best Album

Best Album 17-11

17) Year of the Gentleman – Ne-Yo – 2008Ne-Yo knows his way around a slick RnB tune, writing near hundreds year on year. His best work is present on this, an album that showcases both his expert writing and impressive vocal skills.Standout Track: Closer 16) Good Girl Gone Bad – Rihanna – 2007 With album opener Umbrella securing itself at the top of the UK charts … Continue reading

808s / Best Album

Best Album 25 – 18

25) Catfights and Spotlights – Sugababes – 2008 The girl’s strongest album, with retro stylings that was met with unfortunately low sales and promotion. Though lacking in a truly knock-out single, Catfights is still the best Babes album we will ever see. Standout Track: Side Chick 24) The Blueprint 3 – Jay-Z – 2009 No-One does rap like Hov … Continue reading