The Current's 893 Essential Albums

Ben's Essential Album list

  1. Nina Simone - Lady Sings the Blues
  2. Patti Smith - Horses
  3. Ani DiFranco - Not a Pretty Girl
  4. Aretha Franklin - Soul '69
  5. Lauryn Hill - The Miseducation of Lauryn Hill
  6. Beyoncé - Beyoncé
  7. Joni Mitchell - Blue
  8. Babes in Toyland - Spanking Machine
  9. tUnE-yArDs - BiRd-BrAiNs
  10. Janis Joplin - Pearl

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