New Albums from Kanye West, Ke$ha & More!
Check out our critics' take on the best and worst releases of the week.
Here’s our take on the best and worst albums available online and in record stores today:
Kanye West, My Beautiful Dark Twisted Fantasy
Hip-hop’s would-be visionary finally sees the future by acknowledging that he’s not all that
My Chemical Romance, Danger Days: The True Lives of the Fabulous Killjoys
No longer haunted by boyish break-up demons, the pop dynamo returns with startling maturity
Nicki Minaj, Pink Friday
Nicki Minaj has been putting the boys in their place with a series of schizoid guest verses, but on her pop-oriented debut, she rewrites the rules
Auto-Tuned heroine wants your liver on a platter
Gangrene, Gutter Water
Chaotic collabo between rap production dynamos
Killing Joke, Absolute Dissent
Still throwing punch lines after three dark decades