2014 Top 20s

Albums 1-20
D'Angelo & the Vanguard - Black Messiah | RCA
Flying Lotus - You're Dead! | Warp
Jesse Boykins III - Love Apparatus | NoMadic
Electric Wire Hustle - Love Can Prevail | Okayplayer
Shabazz Palaces - Lese Majesty | Sub Pop
Run the Jewels - Run the Jewels 2 | Mass Appeal
The Bug - Angels and Devils | Ninja Tune
Fhloston Paradigm - The Phoenix | Hyperdub
Neneh Cherry - Blank Project | Smalltown Supersound
Taylor McFerrin - Early Riser | Brainfeeder
Andy Stott - Faith in Strangers | Modern Love
Aphex Twin - Syro | Warp
Meshell Ndegeocello - Comet, Come to Me | Naïve
Theo Parrish - American Intelligence | Sound Signature
Ekoplekz - Unfidelity | Planet Mu
Melanie De Biasio - No Deal | Le Label
Zara McFarlane - If You Knew Her | Brownswood
Lone - Reality Testing | R&S
Klara Lewis - Ett | Editions Mego
Rainer Veil - New Brutalism | Modern Love


Singles 1-20
Flying Lotus - Never Catch Me | Warp
Vince Staples - Hands Up | Def Jam
Alice Smith - Shell Shock | Federal Prism
Bok Bok - Melba's Call | Night Slugs
Hiatus Kaiyote - By Fire | Flying Buddha
King - Mister Chameleon | King Creative
Juce - Call You Out | Island
Bilal - Sirens II | eOne
DeJ Loaf - Try Me | Columbia
Teyana Taylor - Request | GOOD/Def Jam
Social Lovers - So Right | Cherries
Holly Herndon - Chorus | 4AD
Andy Stott - Violence | Modern Love
Anushka - Atom Bombs | Brownswood
Herbert - One Two Three | Accidental
Gazelle Twin - Belly of the Beast | Last Gang
Usher - Good Kisser | RCA
The Jack Moves - Doublin' Down | Wax Poetics
Kindness - World Restart | Mom+Pop
Richard H. Kirk - Never Lose Your Shadow | Mute


Archival A-Z
Cannonball Adderley - The Black Messiah | Real Gone
The Auteurs - New Wave | 3 Loop
Bedhead - 1992-1998 | Numero Group
Lô Borges - A Via-Láctea | EMI
Carlos Garnett - Black Love | Soul Brother
Eddie Harris - Instant Death | Atlantic
Jon Hassell/Brian Eno - Fourth World Vol. 1: Possible Musics | Glitterbeat
Samuel Jonathan Johnson - My Music | Dusty Groove/Real Gone
Grace Jones - Nightclubbing | Island
Nara Leão - Nara Leão | Philips
Pauline Murray & the Invisible Girls | Pauline Murray & the Invisible Girls | Crépuscule
Piero Piccioni - Colpo Rovente | Beatball
Public Enemy - Fear of a Black Planet | Def Jam/UMe
DJ Rogers - DJ Rogers | Fever Dream
Wayne Shorter - Odyssey of Iska | Blue Note
Slint - Spiderland | Touch & Go
VA - Step Inside My Soul: Rare '70s and Modern Soul | Cree
VA - The Tabu Records Box Set | Tabu/Demon
VA - Warfaring Strangers: Darkscorch Canticles | Numero Group
VA - Virgin Front Line Presents Dub | Virgin