The 20 Most Anticipated Pop Albums Of 2016 Readers’ Poll: Vote For Your Favorite

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Happy New Year, Idolator readers! After flooding your social media feeds with our totally awesome year-end lists (15 Best Albums Of 2015, 20 Best Singles of 2015, Bitchiest Reader Comments, Best Shade-Fests, Best Nudes…the list goes on and on). Now it’s time to clean up all that leftover champagne and glitter, as we present a poll for the Most Anticipated Albums of 2016.

We’ve got a bunch of promising pop releases to look forward to in 2016, including Rihanna’s ominous ANTIKanye West’s SWISHLady Gaga’s LG5 and Britney Spearspossible follow-up to 2013’s Britney Jean.

Note: As this is a two-part poll, it’s also a two-part process. Once you vote, we also want you to leave your thoughts in the comments box below on why you chose that particular album. We’ll be reading all of your feedback and including some of it when we post the Most Anticipated Albums Of 2016 Readers’ Poll results.

So prep those fingers and get to voting below before the poll closes in one week, then remember to explain why your fave will have the best album in 2016!

Question of the day

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Whose album are you most excited to hear in 2015?

RESULTS:

  • Britney Spears, TBA (66%, 171,515 Votes)
  • Lady Gaga, TBA (17%, 44,248 Votes)
  • Christina Aguilera, TBA (7%, 19,443 Votes)
  • Rihanna, 'ANTI', TBA (2%, 5,191 Votes)
  • Beyonce, TBA (2%, 5,143 Votes)
  • Katy Perry, TBA (1%, 3,688 Votes)
  • Iggy Azalea, 'Digital Distortion, TBA (1%, 1,801 Votes)
  • Tinashe, 'Joyride',TBA (1%, 1,490 Votes)
  • Kylie Minogue, TBA (1%, 1,362 Votes)
  • Zayn Malik, TBA (0%, 1,194 Votes)
  • Gwen Stefani, TBA (0%, 1,147 Votes)
  • Missy Elliott, TBA (0%, 1,060 Votes)
  • Nick Jonas, TBA (0%, 1,012 Votes)
  • Sia, 'This Is Acting', 1/29 (0%, 780 Votes)
  • Frank Ocean, TBA (0%, 157 Votes)
  • Ariana Grande, 'Moonlight', TBA (0%, 157 Votes)
  • Robyn, TBA (0%, 149 Votes)
  • David Bowie, 'Blackstar', 1/8 (0%, 93 Votes)
  • Santigold, '99¢', 2/26 (0%, 93 Votes)
  • Kanye West, 'SWISH', TBA (0%, 84 Votes)
  • Rachel Platten, 'Wildfire', 1/1 (0%, 69 Votes)
  • Drake, 'Views From The 6', TBA (2%, 65 Votes)

Total Voters: 259,935

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Don’t forget, after you vote, leave a blurb below on why you chose the album you picked. We’ll be using several of the comments from readers in our writeup once all the votes are in!