2016 Top 20s

Albums 1-20
King - We Are King | King Creative
Solange - A Seat at the Table | Columbia
Jessy Lanza - Oh No | Hyperdub
Dawn Richard - Redemption | Local Action
Yussef Kamaal - Black Focus | Brownswood
Esperanza Spalding - Emily's D+Evolution | Concord
Anderson Paak - Malibu | OBE
Maxwell - BlackSUMMERS'night | Columbia
Zo! - SkyBreak | +FE Music
Andy Stott - Too Many Voices | Modern Love
Sarathy Korwar - Day to Day | Ninja Tune
Bullion - Loop the Loop | Deek
Nao - For All We Know | Little Tokyo
Moor Mother - Fetish Bones | Don Giovanni
Junior Boys - Big Black Coat | Geej
Mark Pritchard - Under the Sun | Warp
Kaytranada - 99.9% | XL
Shabaka & the Ancestors - Wisdom of Elders | Brownswood
Tigallerro - Tigallerro | +FE Music
Marcus Strickland's Twi-Life - Nihil Novi | Blue Note


Singles 1-20
Melanie De Biasio - Blackened Cities | Le Label
Dawn Richard - LA | Local Action
Solange - Cranes in the Sky | Columbia
Andy Stott - Butterflies | Modern Love
Sampha - Blood on Me | Young Turks
Kaytranada - Lite Spots | XL
Maxwell - All the Ways Love Can Feel | Columbia
BJ the Chicago Kid - Turnin' Me Up | Motown
Zo! - Lifelines | +FE Music
Josef Leimberg - Between Us 2 | World Galaxy
Jessy Lanza - Oh No | Hyperdub
Moor Mother - Deadbeat Protest | Don Giovanni
Èbony - Real Truth | Jericho One
Danny Brown - When It Rain | Warp
Electric Wire Hustle - Go Slow | Bastard Jazz
The Weeknd - I Feel It Coming | Republic
Ekkah x Dâm-Funk - What's Up | RCA Victor
Jay Daniel - Paradise Valley | Technicolour
Gabriel Garzón-Montano - Sour Mango | Stones Throw
Byron the Aquarius - Aquarian Voyage | Sound Signature


Archival A-Z
African Head Charge - Environmental Holes and Drastic Tracks | On-U Sound
Blonde Redhead - Masculin Féminin | Numero Group
Dip in the Pool - On Retinae | Music from Memory
Julius Eastman - Femenine | Frozen Reeds
Egyptian Lover - 1983-1988 | Stones Throw
Grace Jones - Warm Leatherette | Island
The Lines - Hull Down | Acute
David Matthews - Dune | CTI/King
José Mauro - Obnoxius | Far Out
Colin Newman - Not To | Sentient Sonics
Lou Reed - The RCA and Arista Album Collection | Legacy
Pedro Santos - Krishnanda | Mr. Bongo
Sun Ra - Singles | Strut
Telefon Tel Aviv - Fahrenheit Fair Enough | Ghostly Int'l
Verve - A Storm in Heaven | Virgin
VA - Close to the Noise Floor | Cherry Red
VA - More Better Days | Better Days/Columbia
VA - Paz e Futebol 2 | Sonar Kollektiv
VA - Sharon Signs to Cherry Red | RPM
VA - So Low | The Vinyl Factory