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7:31 AM 23rd December 2018

Top 60 Albums Of 2018: 10-1

Jesse Kinch
Jesse Kinch
And here it is: In our opinion the best 10 albums of the year two thousand and eighteen. An indisputable "legend", an Aussie icon and a a magical journey all feature in our list. Enjoy!

10. Jesse Kinch - I'm Not Like Everybody Else

Contemporary rock with a vintage twist delivered by a truly remarkable vocalist.

9. St Lucia - Hyperion

A truly hypnotising release that has echoes of George Michael and Erasure.

8. The Rising - Moving On

If Texas went Country, this would be the result. Irresistible.

7. Cher - Dancing Queen

A legend reworks legends. Nothing more needs to be said.

6. Arkansas Dave - Arkansas Dave

Raw, real and at time riotous. Do not resist the roguish charms of Arkansas Dave.

5. Novo Amor - Birthplace

An emotively sparse record that will take you on a magical journey.

4. Kacey Musgraves - Golden Hour

From Nashville Star to international icon. Kacey's Golden Hour is an understated and rewarding listen.

3. The 1975 - A Brief Inquiry Into Online Relationships

Exploring a very different soundscape without losing the essence of their sound, The 1975 are thought provoking, insightful and highly addictive.

2. Christine & The Queens - Chris

Christine & The Queens managed the near impossible and delivered an album even more impressive than their d├ębut.

1. Kylie - Golden

The Aussie icon channelled her Country Pop diva to deliver her finest album for years.