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Album of the year: 'Damn' or 'Reputation'?

Kendrick Lamar's "Damn" and Taylor Swift's "Reputation" are among the most commercially successful albums released in 2017. Kendrick's "Damn" rivals "To Pimp A Butterfly," which some fans argue is his magnum opus. "Damn" is the top album on Billboard's year-end list. Because "Reputation" was released in late 2017, it's not included on the Top Billboard 200 Albums list, but it's technically the best-selling album released in 2017Which is the best album of the year? 🎤

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Album of the year: 'Damn' or 'Reputation'?
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Album of the year: 'Damn' or 'Reputation'?
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It's the end of the year! And we're facing-off the best songs, albums, movies, TV shows, video games, sports, pro athletes and entertainers of 2017. The "Best of 2017" 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 2017 won the year in each category.

2017 has been filled with many great albums from today's biggest pop stars and hip-hop artists—but perhaps four epic albums stood above the rest. We are facing off some of top LPs released in 2017. In our first round, "Divide" lost to "Reputation," but "Damn" beat out "More Life." Which will win the coveted title of "Album of the Year" in our final round?

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Kendrick's "Damn" was a highly praised follow up to "To Pimp A Butterfly." The album debuted at the top of the Billboard 200, and the album is certified double platinum by the Recording Industry Association of America. "Damn" is already considered one of Kendrick's best works if not his greatest to date. Listen to "Damn" below via Spotify.

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Taylor was accused of being a snake in 2016, but she channeled the hate into another successful album perfectly titled "Reputation." The album debuted atop the Billboard 200 and stayed there in its second week. Since its Nov. 10 release, "Reputation" has already become the top-selling album of 2017. Tay Tay has shut down the game again. The young pop star has gained many top-selling and Grammy award-winning albums over the years, but "Reputation" is the ultimate clapback at her haters. Listen to a few of the hits from "Reputation" below via Spotify.

FINAL RESULTS
Entertainment
Album of the year: 'Damn' or 'Reputation'?
A festive crown for the winner
#TeamDamnAlbum
#TeamReputation