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Who: Hip-hop’s 39-year-old enfant terrible Why: At the MTV VMAs in August, Kanye was given four minutes of airtime to introduce his new video for ‘Fade’. “I am Kanye West,” began…

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Who: Singer in the band The 1975 Why: The 1975’s credo is this: create as you consume. So if you and your fans listen to everything from post-
rock to neo-soul, it’s fine…

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Who: A man with two parallel careers: one as a sought-after TV and movie actor, the other as Riz MC, one half of unflinchingly politicised hip-hop duo Swet Shop Boys…

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Who: Quite posh British actress, writer, director and comedian whose show Fleabag was the surprise hit of the year for its brutally real – and really f**king funny 
– depiction…

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Who: One half of music’s ultimate power couple and arguably the world’s biggest solo artist Why: Beyoncé had an incredible year even by her own lofty standards. In February she…

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Who: Yeah, he’s not a person. The cute electric rodent is merely symbolising something much bigger than himself (even after metamorphosis into Raichu following exposure to a Thunder Stone) Why: Pokémon Go,…

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Who: Star of blockbusters Suicide Squad and The Legend Of Tarzan Why: This was the year Margot Robbie capitalised on the ‘next big thing’ heat she gained from 2013’s The Wolf Of…

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Who: Ava Cadenhead, Anna Cowan, Anni Cameron, Bea Bennister and Hannah Camilleri – a gang of fierce-as- f**k teens who joined forces to eliminate sexual harassment at live music venues…

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Albums Of The Year 1Arctic MonkeysWhatever People Say I Am That’s What I’m Not 2Yeah Yeah YeahsShow Your Bones 3MuseBlack Holes And Revelations 4Hot ChipThe Warning 5CSSCansei De Ser Sexi…

Albums Of The Year 1Public EnemyYo! Bum Rush The Show 2PrinceSign O’ The Times 3The SmithsStrangeways. Here We Come 4Sonic YouthSister 5Tom WaitsFrank’s Wild Years 6U2The Joshua Tree 7Scott La…

Albums Of The Year 1BeckOdelay 2Manic Street PreachersEverything Must Go 3OrbitalIn Sides 4Super Furry AnimalsFuzzy Logic 5DJ ShadowEndtroducing 6Screaming TreesDust 7Nick Cave And The Bad SeedsMurder Ballads 8TrickyPre-Millenium Tension 9Rocket…

Albums Of The Year 1Bloc PartySilent Alarm 2Arcade FireFuneral 3Franz FerdinandYou Could Have It So Much Better 4Anthony And The JohnsonsI Am A Bird Now 5Kaiser ChiefsEmployment 6The White StripesGet…

Tame Impala's ‘Lonerism’

Albums Of The Year 1Tame ImpalaLonerism 2GrimesVisions 3Frank OceanChannel Orange 4Crystal Castles(III) 5Alt-JAn Awesome Wave 6The MaccabeesGiven To The Wild 7PondBeard Wives Denim 8The CribsIn The Belly Of The Brazen…

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Albums Of The Year 1OasisDefinitely Maybe 2BlurParklike 3Beastie BoysIll Communication 4NirvanaMTV Unplugged In New York 5Manic Street PreachersThe Holy Bible 6PortisheadDummy 7OrbitalSnivilisation 8SuedeDog Man Star 9The ProdigyMusic For The Jilted…

Bruce Springsteen, 'Darkness On The Edge Of Town'

Albums Of The Year 1Bruce SpringsteenDarkness On The Edge Of Town 2The JamAll Mod Cons 3Elvis CostelloThis Year’s Model 4Talking HeadsMore Songs About Buildings And Food 5CultureAfrica Stand Alone 6Peter…

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Albums Of The Year 1The StrokesIs This It 2SpiritualizedLet It Come Down 3The White StripesWhite Blood Cells 4Jay-ZThe Blueprint 5StarsailorLove Is Here 6SlipknotIowa 7Mercury RevAll Is Dream 8Rufus WainrightPoses 9Andrew…

Albums Of The Year 1The Flaming LipsThe Soft Bulletin 2ShackHMS Fable 3Super Furry AnimalsGuerrilla 4Death In VegasThe Contino Sessions 5BeckMidnite Vultures 6Campag VelocetBon Chic Bon Genre 7PavementTerror Twilight 8MogwaiCome On…

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Who: The glue that held reality together Why: For more than 40 years, David Bowie has helped us to make sense of life. In 2016, he taught us how to face death…

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Who: Tottenham-raised grime icon Why: Grime’s storming comeback was the big British music story of 2016, and scene veteran Skepta was the face and focal point of that resurrection. Skepta…

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Ride will release their first album in over 20 years in 2017. The four-piece, who are considered to be pioneers of the shoegaze genre, last released a full-length record, ‘Tarantula’,…

Who: Eleven Why: As the Eggo-loving ‘science experiment with a heart’ star of Stranger Things, Millie Bobby Brown uttered 
a mere 246 words across eight hours 
of television, but honestly,…