1. What was the best album released in 2004? U2's How to Dismantle an Atomic Bomb
2. What was the best single released in 2004? I think it's Usher's Yeah
3. What new (or new to you) artist did you discover this year? Van Hunt
4. What was the best video made this year? Don't know. Have seen many videos this year!
5. What was the best concert you attended this year? Laugh all you want, it was Simon & Garfunkel's appearance at the Hollywood Bowl. No special effects, light show or distractions. Just melodic orchestration and their wonderful voices.
6. What was the musical scandal that amused you most?
Janet Jackson's wardrobe malfunction both amused and recoiled me. I'll be so glad when I no longer have to hear about it.
7. What song or album that you discovered this year would you recommend to us? R. Kelly Saved By the Happy People