The best albums of 2020 may forever remind us of the year we had to stay home to save lives during coronavirus lockdown, but there have certainly been some belting records to help get us through the pandemic
It’s that time of year again when we’re tasked with picking our best albums of 2020.
This year has been tough – of that there’s no doubt – but which records have been provided the soundtrack to staying home to save lives and helped make coronavirus lockdown bearable?
The likes of Bob Dylan, Taylor Swift, The Strokes, The Killers and Miley Cyrus have released records this year, so it’s fair to say some of the biggest hitters have been well represented.
In the Daily Star’s list, though, reputation counts for absolutely nothing – the only thing that matters here is what our writers have enjoyed listening to over the past 12 months.
Here are 19 of the best albums of 2020 according to some of the sharpest musical minds around.
We’ve also picked our best songs of 2020.