Canadian music journalist Darryl Sterdan has put together a list of albums that he feels are essential to anyone's collection. He says, "Call them essentials, classics, milestones, landmarks, game-changers, desert-island discs, whatever. All I know is, if you don’t have these albums in your life, you’re missing out." The list includes:

Beach Boys - Pet Sounds

Beatles - Sgt. Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Club Band

James Brown - 20 All-Time Greatest Hits

Clash - London Calling

Bob Dylan - Highway 61 Revisited

Guns n’ Roses - Appetite for Destruction

Jimi Hendrix - Are You Experienced?

Michael Jackson - Thriller

Led Zeppelin - IV

Nirvana - Nevermind

Pink Floyd - The Dark Side of the Moon

Elvis Presley

Radiohead - OK Computer

The Ramones

Rolling Stones - Exile on Main Street

Sex Pistols - Never Mind the Bollocks, Here’s the Sex Pistols

Bruce Springsteen -Born to Run

The Velvet Underground & Nico

The Who - Who’s Next

Neil Young - Decade

Here's the entire list: click here