Top albums of 2016

Here is my annual list of top albums released in 2016! There was a TON of incredible new music that helped get me through the year. This list is always pretty eclectic, so there is bound to be something you’ll like here!

  1. David Bowie, “BLACKSTAR”
  2. Run the Jewels, “RTJ3”
  3. Lucius, “Good Grief”
  4. John Carpenter, “Lost Themes II”
  5. Tegan & Sara, “Love You To Death”
  6. Phantogram, “Three”
  7. Prince Rama, “Xtreme Now”
  8. The Julie Ruin, “Hit Reset”
  9. A Tribe Called Quest, “We Got It From Here”
  10. Childish Gambino, “Awaken, My Love”

Honorable mentions: Beyoncé, "Lemonade", M83, “Junk”, Chairlift, “Moth”, Superfun Yeah Yeah Rocketship, “Uhhhhh…live!”, Regina Spektor, “Remember Us To Life” and Warpaint, “Heads Up”.

If you're into Spotify, I've created a playlist of the top ten. I'll have to add the honorables too!