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The Observer Albums & Tracks of the Year

http://observer.guardian.co.uk/omm/story/0...1667071,00.html

Songs arranged as a playlist, not by preference:

1. Hung Up Madonna
2. 1 Thing Amerie
3. Can I Have It Like That Pharrell Williams
4. Hate It Or Love ItThe Game
5. Dirty Harry Gorillaz
6. Galvanize Chemical Brothers
7 . Welcome To Jamrock Damian Marley
8. Trippin' Robbie Williams
9. Push The Button Sugababes
10 . Give It X-Press 2 feat. Kurt Wagner

Albums
http://observer.guardian.co.uk/omm/story/0,13887,1667418,00.html

100. A Bigger Bang, The Rolling Stones
99. Open Season, British Sea Power
98. Arular, Mia
97. Lick On The Tip Of An Envelope, Circulus
96. Stars of CCTV, Hard-fi
95. Siberia, Echo and the Bunnymen
94. Hypermagic Mountain, Lightning Bolt
93. The Cookbook, Missy Elliott
92. Eye To The Telescope, KT Tunstall
91. Noah's Ark, Cocorosie
90. Safe as F***, Goldie Lookin Chain
89. Beyond The Sound Barrier, Wayne Shorter Quartet
88. Prairie Wind, Neil Young
87. Lookaftering, Vashti Bunyan
86. Tissues and Issues, Charlotte Church
85. Last Chance Disco, Acoustic Ladyland
84. Front Parlour Ballads, Richard Thompson
83. No Earthly Man, Alasdair Roberts
82. Another Day On Earth, Brian Eno
81. El Kilo, Orishas
80. Elegia, Paolo Conte
79. Dangerous And Moving, Tatu
78. the Massacre, 50 Cent
77. One Way Ticket To Hell..., The Darkness
76. Kc Rules Ok, King Creosote
75. My Morning Jacket, Z
74. The Back Room, Editors
73. Martha Wainwright, Martha Wainwright
72. Jacksonville City Nights, Ryan Adams
71. Cru, Seu Jorge
70. Lullabies To Paralyze, Queens Of The Stone Age
69. Leaders Of The Free World, Elbow
68. Vienna Nights (Live), Joe Zawinul
67. The Light At The End..., Whitey
66. Come And Get It, Rachel Stevens
65. M'bemba, Salif Keita
64. In Between Dreams, Jack Johnson
63. Hotwalker, Tom Russell
62. Employment, Kaiser Chiefs
61. Sur Les Traces ..., Les Georges Leningrad
60. The Way Is Up, Pat Metheny Group
59. Guero, Beck
58. Pixiedust, Solveig Slettahjell
57. A River Ain't Too Much To Love, Smog
56. Get Lifted, John legend
55. Silent Alarm, Bloc Party
54. Feels, Animal Collective
53. OK Cowboy, Vitalic
52. Takk, Sigur Ros
51. You've Stolen My Heart, Kronos Quartet
50. Tales From Turnpike House, St Etienne
49. Push The Button, Chemical Brothers
48. Dreamland, Madeleine Peyroux
47. Party Animals, Turbonegro
46. I'm Wide Awake, It's Morning, Bright Eyes
45. The Magic Numbers, The Magic Numbers
44. Into The Woods, Malcolm Middleton
43. The Mouse And The Mask, Dangerdoom
42. Everything Ecstatic, Four Tet
41. In The Heart Of The Moon, Ali Farka Toure And Toumani Diabate
40. Mighty Rearranger, Robert Plant
39. Arias For Senesino, Andreas Scholl
38. Down In Albion, Babyshambles
37. Intensive Care, Robbie Williams
36. Worn Copy, Ariel Pink's Haunted Graffiti
35. Chemistry, Girls Aloud
34. Congotronics, Konono No 1
33. Life In Slow Motion, David Gray
32. Supernature, Goldfrapp
31. Electra, Arild Andersen Group
30. Coles Corner, Richard Hawley
29. Welcome To Jamrock, Damian Marley
28. Introducing, Daby Balde
27. Aerial, Kate Bush
26. Confessions On A Dance Floor, Madonna
25. Be, Common
24. Neighbourhood, Manu Katche
23. Taller In More Ways, The Sugababes
22. Cripple Crow, Devendra Banhart
21. The Documentary, The Game
20. Hypnotize, System Of A Down
19. In At The Deep End, Roll Deep
18. X&Y, Coldplay
17. Chaos And Creation In The Backyard, Paul McCartney
16. Don't Believe The Truth, Oasis
15. Devils And Dust, Bruce Springsteen
14. LCD Soundsystem, LCD Soundsystem
13. Awfully Deep, Roots Manuva
12. Held On The Tips Of Fingers, Polar Bear
11. Dimanchea Bamako, Amadou + Mariam
10. Funeral, Arcade Fire
09. Le Fil, Camille
08. Want Two, Rufus Wainwright
07. Late Registration, Kanye West
06. You Could Have It So Much Better, Franz Ferdinand
05. Get Behind Me Satan, The White Stripes
04. Chavez Ravine, Ry Cooder
03. Illinoise, Sufjan Stevens
02. Demon Days, Gorillaz
1. I Am a Bird Now, Antony and the Johnsons

Re: The Observer Albums & Tracks of the Year

Black artists for Jason to get his teeth into:

02. Demon Days, Gorillaz
07. Late Registration, Kanye West
11. Dimanchea Bamako, Amadou + Mariam
13. Awfully Deep, Roots Manuva
19. In At The Deep End, Roll Deep

Not bad from a list in a nation where only 2.1% of the population are black.