Song of the Day #2,743: ‘The Blackest Day’ – Lana Del Rey

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‘The Blackest Day’ – Lana Del Rey

I knew a Lana Del Rey song would show up somewhere in my top five. The problem was deciding which one.

Del Rey’s fourth full-length record, Honeymoon, sits atop my list of last year’s best albums because it is so remarkably consistent from start to finish. Every track complements the others. It’s an album in the old-fashioned sense, not just a collection of songs.

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