2017 Top 20s

Albums 1-20
Kelela - Take Me Apart | Warp
Irreversible Entanglements - Irreversible Entanglements | International Anthem
Kendrick Lamar - Damn | TDE/Aftermath
Zara McFarlane - Arise | Brownswood
Algiers - The Underside of Power | Matador
Actress - AZD | Ninja Tune
Nicole Mitchell - Mandorla Awakening II: Emerging Worlds | FPE
Rapsody - Laila's Wisdom | Jamla
Jlin - Black Origami | Planet Mu
Melanie De Biasio - Lilies | Le Label
Eric Lau - Examples | First Word
Tyler, the Creator - Flower Boy | Columbia
SZA - Ctrl | RCA
King Krule - The Ooz | True Panther
Darkhouse Family - The Offering | First Word
Karriem Riggins - Headnod Suite | Stones Throw
Jana Rush - Pariah | Objects Limited
Gabriel Garzón-Montano - Jardín | Stones Throw
The Pollyseeds - Sounds of Crenshaw Vol. 1 | Ropeadope
Nick Hakim - Green Twins | ATO


Singles 1-20
Nao - Nostalgia | Little Tokyo
Kendrick Lamar - DNA | TDE/Aftermath
Kelela - LMK | Warp
Algiers - The Underside of Power | Matador
Zara McFarlane - All Africa | Brownswood
Ariwo - To Earth | Manana
Scarface - Black Still | Let's Talk
Sleigh Bells - Rainmaker | Torn Clean
Mike City - When I Luv | BBE
Tornado Wallace - Today | Running Back
King Krule - Dum Surfer | True Panther
Joe Goddard - Home (Morgan Geist Remix) | Domino
Miguel - Told You So | RCA
Westside Gunn - Don't Trust a Soul | Effiscienz
Sassy 009 - Pretty Baby | Hard Up
Ronald Bruner Jr. - Take the Time | World Galaxy
Connie Constance - Let Go | Virgin EMI
Charlotte Dos Santos - Red Clay | Fresh Selects
Nabihah Iqbal - Eternal Passion | Ninja Tune
Jasss - Es Complicado | Mannequin


Archival A-Z
Basement 5 - 1965-1980/In Dub | PIAS
Candeias - Sambaiana | Notes on a Journey
Erasmo Carlos - Carlos, Erasmo... | Light in the Attic
Alice Coltrane - The Ecstatic Music of Alice Coltrane Turiyasangitananda | Luaka Bop
D'Angelo - Brown Sugar | UMe
DAF - Das Ist DAF | Grönland
Dub Syndicate - Ambience in Dub 1982-1985 | On-U Sound
Hüsker Dü ‎- Savage Young Dü | Numero Group
Junie - The Complete Westbound Recordings | Ace
Kitchens of Distinction - Watch Our Planet Circle | One Little Indian
Yoko Ono - Fly | Secretly Canadian
Pentangle - The Albums | Cherry Red
Prince & the Revolution - Purple Rain | Warner Bros.
Minnie Riperton - Perfect Angel | UMe
Yasuaki Shimizu - Kakashi | Palto Flats
The 24-Carat Black - Ghetto: Misfortune's Wealth | Stax/Universal
Zazou/Bikaye/Cy1 - Noir et Blanc | Crammed Discs
VA - Miracle Steps: Music from the Fourth World | Optimo
VA - Noise Reduction System | Cherry Red
VA - Prescription: Word, Sound, and Power | Rush Hour