What was the best and the worst album of 2008? A survey was done with 20 music experts with a report card released with regards to this year’s singles and albums. Taking into consideration the album as a whole and its popularity, they picked the Best Album which met the expectations of people while the Worst Album criteria was that it disappointed as an album on the whole.
The 20 music experts were from different fields in the entertainment business including 10 music show PDs, 6 music critics and the remaining 4 being song writers/composers. The following are the Best 5 albums of 2008 picked.
1) Wonder Girls Nobody Mini-album
Park Jin Young’s producing skills saw the Wonder Girls Nobody mini-album receiving 1 vote from each expert. Songs like Nobody and So Hot have received much love and attention from fans of all generations thanks to their strong addictiveness and inspirational melody. Nobody and So Hot mini-albums are both made in Park Jin Young’s style which also incorporates sensual balllads. Some say that because the 90-ers (Wonder Girls) can make music like this sound so good, it adds a kind of enjoyment to it while listening.”
In second place was Seo Taiji, 3rd was Epik High, 4th went to Big Bang while Shin Seung Hoon, DBSK and Nell were joint 5th for Best Album of the Year.
credit: gomdorii (translation)