20 Favorite Albums. These are works that figure as complete artistic statements or collections of songs that I can listen to from beginning to end. The first five are my Top 5. Period. The next 15 are the remaining desert island discs that eternally inhabit my consciousness.
The Beatles - Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band
Prince & The Revolution - Parade
The Beatles - Revolver
The Beatles - Rubber Soul
Marvin Gaye - What's Going On
Prince - Sign "O" The Times
Michael Jackson - Off The Wall
Steely Dan - Aja
ABC - How To Be A... Zillionaire!
Rolling Stones - Some Girls
Queen - The Game
The Monkees - Pisces, Aquarius, Capricorn & Jones, Ltd.
Bee Gees - Main Course
The Beatles - A Hard Day's Night
Steely Dan - Royal Scam
ABC - The Lexicon of Love
Prince & The Revolution - Purple Rain
David Bowie - "Heroes"
The Kinks - The Kinks Are The Village Green Preservation Society
Tom Waits - Raindogs
Favorite releases of the past decade:
Duran Duran - Paper Gods
A Tribe Called Quest - We Got It From Here... Thank You 4 Your Service
Prince - Art Official Age
Kendrick Lamar - To Pimp A Butterfly
blur - The Magic Whip
David Bowie - ✭