2018 Top 20s

Albums 1-20
Makaya McCraven - Universal Beings | International Anthem
Blood Orange - Negro Swan | Domino
Kadhja Bonet - Childqueen | Fat Possum
Kali Uchis - Isolation | Virgin EMI
The Midnight Hour - The Midnight Hour | Linear Labs
Kamasi Washington - Heaven and Earth | Young Turks
Sons of Kemet - Your Queen Is a Reptile | Impulse!
Chris Dave & the Drumhedz - Chris Dave & the Drumhedz | Blue Note
Mansur Brown - Shiroi | Black Focus
Marcus Strickland Twi-Life - People of the Sun | Blue Note
Armand Hammer - Paraffin | Backwoodz
Phonte - No News Is Good News | +FE Music
Georgia Anne Muldrow - Overload | Brainfeeder
Black Milk - Fever | Mass Appeal
Hprizm - Catching a Body | Don Giovanni
Kamaal Williams - The Return | Black Focus
Starchild & the New Romantic - Language | Ghostly Int'l
Neneh Cherry - Broken Politics | Smalltown Supersound
Pusha T - Daytona | GOOD
Brandon Coleman - Resistance | Brainfeeder


Singles 1-20
Fabiana Palladino - Shimmer | Paul Institute
Toshio Matsuura Group - I Am the Black Gold of the Sun | Brownswood
Ravyn Lenae - Sticky | Atlantic
Khalid - OTW (Trackademicks' Quiet Storm Remix) |
Christine & the Queens - Girlfriend | Because
Anderson Paak - Tints | Aftermath
Yazmin Lacey - 90 Degrees | First Word
Kadhja Bonet - Mother Maybe | Fat Possum
Starchild & the New Romantic - Language | Ghostly Int'l
Waajeed - Strength (Jon Dixon Remix) | Dirt Tech Reck
The Internet - Roll (Burbank Funk) | Columbia
Black Thought - Conception | Human Re Sources
Jean Grae x Quelle Chris - Gold Purple Orange | Mello Music Group
Kali Uchis - After the Storm | Virgin EMI
Payroll & Cardo - Stack It, Stash It | Def Jam
Sy Smith - Perspective | Psyko
Mereba - Black Truck | Interscope
79.5 - Terrorize My Heart (Disco Dub) | Big Crown
Nick Hakim - Vincent Tyler | ATO
Meernaa - Wildest Eyes | Oxeyedaisy


Archival A-Z
David Axelrod - Earth Rot | Now-Again
Kate Bush - Remastered Part I | Parlophone
Chic - The Chic Organization 1977-1979 | Atlantic
John Coltrane - Both Directions at Once: The Lost Album | Impulse!
The Contemporary Jazz Quintet - Location | BBE
The Drowning Craze - Singles '81-'82 | Bella Union
The Four Tops - The Complete ABC/Dunhill Singles | Real Gone
Haruomi Hosono - Philharmony | Light in the Attic
Love Unlimited Orchestra - The Uni, MCA and 20th Century Records Singles | UMe
Cesar Mariano & Cia - São Paulo-Brasil | Mr. Bongo
Charles Mingus - Jazz in Detroit | BBE
Mkwaju Ensemble - Mkwaju Ensemble | Columbia
Joey Negro - Backstreet Brit Funk Vol. 2 | Z
O Yuki Conjugate - Scene in Mirage | OYC Limited
Quarteto Em Cy - Quarteto Em Cy | Elemental
JD Twitch - Kreaturen der Nacht: Deutsche Post-Punk Subkultur 1980-1985 | Strut
Wire - 154 | Pink Flag
VA - The Art Ensemble of Chicago and Associated Ensembles | ECM
VA - Stax Singles Vol. 4: Rarities and the Best of the Rest | Craft
VA - Uneven Paths: Deviant Pop from Europe 1980-1991 | Music from Memory