The Results Are In: Reddit’s Top 10 Choices For Best K-Pop Albums And Album Cover Art In 2020

Did your favorites make the list?

Last month, Reddit posted a series of polls for K-Pop fans to vote on various categories, such as albums, music videos, and artists, to see what people thought were the best of such subjects in 2020. After a period of time has passed for voting, the results have been posted, and these are just a couple of the categories!

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Based on the total tally of votes, the following albums were voted as the 10 best of the year and the 10 with the best cover art in 2020 respectively. While the lists are overall very different, there is one similarity that you might be intrigued by!

Album of the Year 2020

10. 回: Walpurgis Night by GFRIEND

回: Walpurgis Night came out on November 9 of last year, and is GFRIEND’s fourth full-length studio album with the title song “Mago”. With 107 votes, it received 4.9% of the votes in Reddit’s Album of the Year 2020 poll!

9. Monster by Red Velvet’s Irene & Seulgi

Monster came out on July 6 of last year, and is Irene & Seulgi’s debut mini-album with the title song “Monster”. With 110 votes, it received 5.1% of the votes in Reddit’s Album of the Year 2020 poll!

8. [12:00] by LOONA

[12:00] came out on October 19 of last year, and is LOONA’s third mini-album with the title song “Why Not?”. With 121 votes, it received 5.6% of the votes in Reddit’s Album of the Year 2020 poll!

7. BLOOM*IZ by IZ*ONE

BLOOM*IZ came out on February 17 of last year, and is IZ*ONE’s first full-length studio album with the title song “Fiesta”. With 143 votes, it received 6.6% of the votes in Reddit’s Album of the Year 2020 poll!

6. Never Gonna Dance Again: Act 1 by Taemin

Never Gonna Dance Again: Act 1 came out on September 7 of last year, and is the first half of Taemin’s third full-length studio album with the title song “Criminal”. With 148 votes, it received 6.8% of the votes in Reddit’s Album of the Year 2020 poll!

5. Neo Zone by NCT 127

Neo Zone came out on March 6 of last year, and is NCT 127’s second full-length studio album with the title song “Kick It”. With 151 votes, it received 7.0% of the votes in Reddit’s Album of the Year 2020 poll!

4. The Album by BLACKPINK

The Album came out on October 2 of last year, and is BLACKPINK’s first full-length studio album with the title song “Lovesick Girls”. With 216 votes, it received 10% of the votes in Reddit’s Album of the Year 2020 poll!

3. Go Live by Stray Kids

Go Live came out on June 17 of last year, and is Stray Kids’ first full-length studio album with the title song “God’s Menu”. With 229 votes, it received 10.6% of the votes in Reddit’s Album of the Year 2020 poll!

2. Eyes Wide Open by TWICE

Eyes Wide Open came out on October 26 of last year, and is TWICE’s second full-length studio album with the title song “I Can’t Stop Me”. With 306 votes, it received 14.2% of the votes in Reddit’s Album of the Year 2020 poll!

1. Dystopia: The Tree of Language by Dreamcatcher

Dystopia: The Tree of Language came out on February 18 of last year, and is Dreamcatcher’s first full-length studio album with the title song “Scream”. With 631 votes, it received 29.2% of the votes in Reddit’s Album of the Year 2020 poll!

Best Album Cover Art 2020

10. Only One (SM STATION – Our Beloved BoA #3) by Gallant

Only One (SM STATION – Our Beloved BoA #3) came out on August 14 of last year as a special project for BoA’s 20th anniversary. With 51 votes, it received 2.4% of the votes in Reddit’s Best Album Cover Art 2020 poll!

9. Garden in the Air (SM STATION – Our Beloved BoA #1) by Baekhyun

Garden in the Air (SM STATION – Our Beloved BoA #1) came out on July 31 of last year as a special project for BoA’s 20th anniversary. With 80 votes, it received 3.7% of the votes in Reddit’s Best Album Cover Art 2020 poll!

8. Never Gonna Dance Again: Act 2 by Taemin

Never Gonna Dance Again: Act 2 came out on November 9 of last year, and is the second half of Taemin’s third full-length studio album with the title song “IDEA:理想”. With 101 votes, it received 4.7% of the votes in Reddit’s Best Album Cover Art 2020 poll!

7. Bon Voyage by YooA

Bon Voyage came out on September 7 of last year, and is YooA’s debut solo album with the title song “Bon Voyage”. With 170 votes, it received 7.9% of the votes in Reddit’s Best Album Cover Art 2020 poll!

6. Alien by Lee Suhyun

Alien came out on October 16 of last year, and is Lee Suhyun’s debut single album with the title song “Alien”. With 211 votes, it received 9.9% of the votes in Reddit’s Best Album Cover Art 2020 poll!

5. Milky Way (SM STATION – Our Beloved BoA #4) by Red Velvet

Milky Way (SM STATION – Our Beloved BoA #4) came out on August 21 of last year as a special project for BoA’s 20th anniversary. With 223 votes, it received 10.4% of the votes in Reddit’s Best Album Cover Art 2020 poll!

4. Pporappippam by Sunmi

Pporappippam came out on June 29 of last year, and is Sunmi’s single album with the title song “Pporappippam”. With 249 votes, it received 11.6% of the votes in Reddit’s Best Album Cover Art 2020 poll!

3. HJZM : The Butterfly Effect by A.C.E

HJZM : The Butterfly Effect came out on September 2 of last year, and is A.C.E’s third mini-album with the title song “Favorite Boys”. With 310 votes, it received 14.5% of the votes in Reddit’s Best Album Cover Art 2020 poll!

2. Self-Portrait by Suho

Self-Portrait came out on March 30 of last year, and is Suho’s debut solo album with the title song “Let’s Love”. With 319 votes, it received 14.9% of the votes in Reddit’s Best Album Cover Art 2020 poll!

1. Dystopia: The Tree of Language by Dreamcatcher

Dystopia: The Tree of Language came out on February 18 of last year, and is Dreamcatcher’s first full-length studio album with the title song “Scream”. With 426 votes, it received 19.9% of the votes in Reddit’s Best Album Cover Art 2020 poll!