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Update: You can now see albums 10 through 1 here, and see more of Exclaim!'s Best of 2016 album lists here.
Top 20 Pop & Rock Albums of 2016, 20-11:
- 20. DIIV - Is the Is Are
- 19. Pinegrove - Cardinal
- 18. Gord Downie - Secret Path
- 17. White Lung - Paradise
- 16. ANOHNI - HOPELESSNESS
- 15. Whitney - Light Upon the Lake
- 14. PUP - The Dream Is Over
- 13. Nick Cave & the Bad Seeds - Skeleton Tree
- 12. Car Seat Headrest - Teens of Denial
- 11. Tanya Tagaq - Retribution