Even when you consider yourself a major music fan who knows what to look out for, is up on all the major releases, and constantly adds artists to your playlists before their big break, it's impossible to check out everything that drops. In the streaming age when there's simply so much music to listen to, it's no wonder that sometimes a few releases slip through the cracks. To help you discover even more great 2022 releases before the year is through, Alt Press has rounded up some of the best albums from 2022 that you might've missed. From hyperpop upstarts to rising pop punk bands, these records are worth checking out. 

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The Best Albums You May Have Missed in 2022