The best albums and songs of 2022

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A fan lifts his arms as Jai Wolf performs a DJ set Thursday, Sept. 2, 2021, during Summerfest in Milwaukee, Wis. Angela Major/WPR

NPR finished releasing its “Best Music of 2022” list last week, with figures like Beyoncé and Bad Bunny taking top spots on the list. Two critics for NPR Music join us to discuss the best and most notable music of the year.

Episode Credits

  • Kate Archer Kent Host
  • Trevor Hook Producer
  • Royce Podeszwa Technical Director
  • Stephen Thompson Guest
  • Ann Powers Guest

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