Looking for music to listen to? Joburg shares their favourite albums of all time

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Are you looking to kick back and spend more time listening to some of the great test albums that have ever been released? From the Beatles' 'Sergeant Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club', Taylor Swift's 'RED', Kendrick Lamar's 'GOOD Kid Mad City', to Queen's ;Platinum'... here's some recommendations.

Here are some of the albums Joburgers suggested:

  • The Beatles - Sergeant Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club
  • Kendrick Lamar GOOD Kid Mad City/ DAMN
  • Taylor Swift - Red
  • U2 - The Joshua Tree
  • Lauryn Hill - The Miseducation of Lauryn Hill
  • Adele - 21
  • Eminem - The Marshall Mathers LP
  • Lionel Richie - Back To Front
  • Brandy - Human
  • Bon Jovi - New Jersey
  • DJ Fresh - Fresh House Flava 4
  • Bob Marley - Legends
  • Harry STyles - Fine Lines
  • Pink Floyd - The Wall
  • Incubus - Make Yourself
  • DJ Kent - I Can't Survive
  • Queen - Platinum
  • Backstreet Boys - Millenium
  • Drake - Thank Me Later
  • Nasty C - Strings & Bling
  • Kanye West - My Beautiful Dark Twisted Fantasy
  • Linkin Park - Meteora
  • Ed SHeeran - Divide

... and the list goes on. You can see the posts below for more albums you'd like to check out!

You can also check out Rolling Stones' 500 Greatest Albums of all Time.

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What would the weekend be without the 947 Top 40 as Joburg’s soundtrack for Saturday! The 947 Top40 is the ultimate countdown of the 40 biggest hits. It features all the music you stream, request and love – delivered to you by Zweli, who always has his finger on the pulse of all things awesome. Listen to the 947 Top40 with Zweli every Saturday from 10:00 to 14:00 and enjoy the feeling of hearing the songs you just can’t get enough of making their way onto the chart and climbing their way to the coveted number 1 spot. View the latest chart