Published Dec 15, 2009It's the third last Tuesday of 2009, so we here at Exclaim have rounded up some of the big album reviews of the last two weeks and posted them for your enjoyment. Just head over to the Exclaim! Recently Reviewed music section for the latest musical opinions.
Exclaim!'s Pop Rocks album-of-the-year recipients Animal Collective have book-ended their superb year by releasing the highly recommended EP Fall Be Kind, while piano R&B songstress Alicia Keys also has a new album this week, in the form of her long-awaited The Element of Freedom, which features an extended version of her smash duet with Jay-Z, "Empire State of Mind."
In case you missed them, we also have reviews of Canadian indie pioneers By Divine Right, who have finally released their first studio in five years, Mutant Message. Hip-hop legend Snoop Dogg has returned as well, this time with his party-minded Malice N Wonderland.
For incoming reviews, keep an eye on the Exclaim! Recently Reviewed music section or come by every Tuesday for all the new releases.