Best Albums of 2021

Less isolation didn’t mean a return to normalcy. Albums with big feelings and room for catharsis made the most powerful connections.

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At Last Minute, Kanye West, Taylor Swift Added as Top Grammy Nominees

Abba, Lil Nas X and others benefited as the number of competitors in the four all-genre categories grew from eight to 10 in a meeting the day before the nominations were announced.

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Weezer’s Rock ’n’ Roll Nostalgia Trip, and 10 More New Songs

Hear tracks by YoungBoy Never Broke Again, Yola, Alfa Mist and others.

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