1972 Nominees: Album of the Year

For the second straight year, I've heard of all the Album of the Year nominees. We'll see how long this streak lasts...


Playlist(s) of music in this post: Spotify


You'll have about ten days to listen to the nominees and make your own decisions before the official reveal.


The 1972 nominees for Album of the Year

  • All Things Must Pass, George Harrison
  • Carpenters, Carpenters
  • Jesus Christ Superstar (London Production), Various Artists (Andrew Lloyd Webber and Tim Rice)
  • Shaft, Isaac Hayes
  • Tapestry, Carole King

The current One Man Academy (OMA) project is listening to the Grammy's Album of the Year nominees and re-choosing winners, absent of historical context.