Album - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |ˈælbəm|  American pronunciation of the word album
Brit.  |ˈalbəm|  British pronunciation of the word album

noun

- one or more recordings issued together; originally released on 12-inch phonograph records (usually with attractive record covers) and later on cassette audiotape and compact disc
- a book of blank pages with pockets or envelopes; for organizing photographs or stamp collections etc

Examples

She played a track from the group's latest album.

...a special anniversary album of his poetry published 100 years after his death...

Many jazz album covers have little connection with the contents.

The band plan to release their new album next week.

The band's last album was a bunch of bubble-gum pop, and their new release is just more of the same.

The album was recorded live.

He just recorded his latest album.

The singer is posing in jeans and cowboy boots on the album cover.

They are writing music for a new album.

Her second album was a hit that proved her critics wrong.

The band will perform songs from their new album.

He has taken a more active role in the production of this album.

The album focuses on themes of love and loss.

His new album is selling at a blistering pace.

...a catalog of music album titles...

Word forms

noun
singular: album
plural: albums
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