2010 was a pretty good year for music lovers. Some of the biggest names returned to the game with highly anticipated albums. Some of the hottest newcomers released their eagerly awaited debuts. And some of our old reliable artists just continued to do what they do best.
Pop, rock and R&B were all represented well last year. While we’re not pretentious enough to say these albums were the best of the best, we are saying you should take a listen or cop these albums for your collection because they all had a little something going for them.
Take a peek at the 24 albums we feel were essential to 2010!