Exclaim!'s Top 20 Pop & Rock Albums, Part One Best of 2015

Exclaim!'s Top 20 Pop & Rock Albums, Part OneBest of 2015
Today, we roll out our first in a series of lists of the best albums of the year, by genre, starting with the first ten of our Top 20 Pop & Rock Albums of 2015. We're beginning with albums ranked 20 to 11 today; you'll have to wait until tomorrow (December 3) for albums 10 through 1.
 
Click next to read through the albums one by one, or use the list below to skip ahead to your favourites.
 
Update: You can now see albums 10 through 1 here, and see more of Exclaim!'s Best of 2015 lists here.

Top 20 Pop & Rock Albums, 20 to 11: