Adult contemporary album of the year: '25' or 'Illuminate'? | The Tylt
Adult contemporary album of the year: '25' or 'Illuminate'?
It's the end of the year! And throughout December, we're facing-off the best songs, albums, movies, TV shows, comic books, video games, sports, pro athletes and entertainers of 2016. The "Best of 2016" is chosen by a combination of popularity, impact, acclaim, rankings and/or amount sold. But ultimately, we want you to let us know who and what from 2016 won the year in each category.
Adele and Mendes both blend rock, blues and pop-soul into an adult contemporary sound—but which of their albums is the best?
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Adele's "25" was released in November 2015, but it's the biggest album of 2016, according to Billboard. Not only is Adele one of the greatest pop artists of today, but she continues to rule adult contemporary with her mix of soul and blues on her singles and albums.