By Andrew Martin
Although it's not as groundbreaking as Endtroducing ..., this album makes a strong case for being one of the top records of the year.
R. Stevie Moore and Jason Falkner: Make It Be
Caitlyn Jenner, Rachel Dolezal, and the Shifting Boundaries of Identity
Aimee Mann: Mental Illness
Rodney Crowell: Close Ties
Mathew Lee Cothran: Judas Hung Himself in America
Daniel Brandt: Eternal Something
"The indelible experiences of Trevor Noah's past have been parlayed into his memoir, Born a Crime, a history of a life living under racial divide.