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Poll Results: Listeners Pick the Best Albums of 2022

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Countdown: The Top 10 Albums of 2022

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Spanish artist Rosalía is this week's guest on Alt.Latino. Daniel Sannwald hide caption

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Rosalía: How the genre-bending pop star found her confidence

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"New Beyoncé is literally good for everybody in the world," Maggie Rogers says of Renaissance, which shares a release date with her own Surrender. "I'm so excited for this record." Olivia Bee/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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Saba (left), Lizzo (center) and Rosalía have released some of our favorite songs of the year so far. Collage by Estefanía Mitre / NPR/Photos courtesy of the artists hide caption

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Rosalía's music, persona and visuals are gripping in a way that's distinct from your typical pop star. Daniel Sannwald hide caption

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Rosalía is unafraid to pull from every corner of the world

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Rosalía's highly anticipated MOTOMAMI tops our shortlist of the best albums out on March 18. Daniel Sannwald/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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New Music Friday: The top 5 albums out on March 18

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Lizzo and Lil Nas X, both nominees for best new artist at the 2020 Grammys, during the 2019 MTV Video Music Awards on August 26, 2019. Kevin Mazur/WireImage hide caption

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Bad Bunny (left), Ricky Martin and Residente collaborate on a new track, just in time for the Latin Grammys. Alejandro Pedrosa/Courtesy of Sony Music Latin hide caption

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