Bilal: Top Ten Albums Discovered in 2010
Read about Bilal in Wax Poetics issue 42
What happened for you in 2010?
I put out my album Airtight’s Revenge this year, and toured both Europe and the US in support of it. One of the LP’s songs, “Little Ones,” was also nominated for a Grammy!
Top ten albums discovered in 2010:
01. Janelle Monae The ArchAndroid (Bad Boy/Wondaland Arts Society)
02. Jay-Z The Blueprint 3 (Atlantic/Roc Nation)
03. Ariel Pink’s Haunted Graffiti Before Today (4AD)
04. Erykah Badu New Amerykah: Part Two (Return of the Ankh) (Universal Motown)
05. The Roots How I Got Over (Def Jam)
06. Diddy Dirty Money Last Train to Paris (Bad Boy Records)
07. Kanye West My Beautiful Dark Twisted Fantasy (Def Jam/Roc-A-Fella)
08. Kid Cudi Man on the Moon 2: The Legend of Mr. Rager (G.O.O.D.)
09. Flying Lotus Pattern+Grid World (Warp)
10. Little Dragon Machine Dreams (Peacefrog)