Lancashire Times
A Voice of the Free Press
Jeremy Williams-Chalmers
Arts Correspondent
9:00 AM 1st January 2022

2021 Top 60 Albums 10-1

So the big moment has arrived. We’ve all experienced music in our own way over 2021, and while there have been some jaw-busting sales figures from household names over the last 12 months – commercial success is not a pre-requisite of featuring in our Top 60 Albums of 2021. So, without further ado, he are our Top 10 Albums of 2021…

10. Arlo Parks – Collapsed In Sunbeams

Key Moments: Hope, Hurt, Eugene

9. LEA - Fluss

Key Moments: Parfum, Sommer, Gewitter

8. Daði Freyr – Welcome EP

Key Moments: Clear My Head, Somebody Else Now, Feel The Love

7. Måneskin – Teatro D’Ira Vol. 1

Key Moments: Coraline, Zitti E Buoni, I Wanna Be Your Slave

6. Agnes – Magic Still Exists

Key Moments: 24 Hours, Magic Still Exists, XX

5. Bears In Trees – and everybody else smiled back

Key Moments: I’m Doing Push-Ups, Keep It Easy, Little Cellist

4. Pudeldame – Kinder Ohne Freunde

Key Moments: Schön, Berlin Midde, Egalität

3. Angèle – Nonante-Cinq

Key Moments: Libre, Solo, Démons

2. Luke Hemmings – When Facing The Things We Turn Away From

Key Moments: Starting Line, Baby Blue, Mum

1. Natalie Imbruglia - Firebird

Key Moments: Build It Better, Maybe It’s Great, Invisible Things