Podcast: the best albums of 2021, from Olivia Rodrigo to Rauw Alejandro
In the new episode of our Rolling Stone Music Now podcast, Mankaprr Conteh, Julyssa Lopez and Rob Sheffield join host Brian Hiatt in breaking down Rolling stonelist of the best albums of 2021 – as well as to defend their personal favorites.
The discussion spanning all genres ranges from Adele to Lucy Dacus, from Tems to Lil Nas X, from Snail Mail to Jazmine Sullivan. To listen to the entire episode, tap play above, or listen on Apple Podcasts or Spotify.
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