Saturday, December 1

Albums Of 2012 - No. 20 to No. 11

11. Plan B 'iLL Manors'
Every generation needs one; thank fuck it's him.

12. The Vaccines 'Come of Age'
Less ra-ra-ra, more conviction: a light for good.

13. The Cast of Cheers 'Family'
Weird, raw and fun; just excuse the band name.

14. Muse 'The 2nd Law'
Danny Boyle's next movie soundtrack is sorted.

15. Maverick Sabre 'Lonely Are the Brave'
Soul-stirring homeboying; where's that hype gone?

16. Labrinth 'Electronic Earth'
Simon Cowell in respectable signing shock.

17. The Killers 'Battle Born'
More cutthroat anthems loaded with Wembley in sight.

18. Nicki Minaj 'Pink Friday: Roman Reloaded'
Double album? NO. Second half? YES.

19. Reptar 'Body Faucet'
This does the job while Vampire Weekend are away.

20. Calvin Harris '18 Months'
Pre-Guetta genius and the best songs he's ever made.