Category Archives: AOTY 2017

2017 Best Songs of the Year

“Big Fish” – Vince Staples “Chanel” – Frank Ocean “Continental Breakfast” – Courtney Barnett and Kurt Vile “Mask Off” – Future “No One Knows Me Like The Piano” – Sampha   “Shark Smile” – Big Thief “Slide” – Calvin Harris … Continue reading

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2017 Best Albums of the Year: Honorable Mentions

Arcade Fire- Everything Now dvsn- Morning After Karriem Riggins- Headnod Suite Lil Yatchy- Teenage Emotions Migos- Culture Oddisee- The Iceberg Planning For Burial- Below The House Young Thug and Future- Super Slimey

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50. SZA- Ctrl

I listened to this album the week it came out and couldn’t really get into it. Then I was at a Noname concert and “Doves in the Wind” came on while I was waiting for Noname to start and I … Continue reading

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49. Fucked Up- The Year of the Snake

Maybe more of a nostalgia pick than anything, Fucked Up makes some of the most consistent hard core music out there and the concept of an album a year dedicated to the Zodiac symbols is honestly very cool and something … Continue reading

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48. Los Campesionos!- Sick Scenes

Great, fun pop punk that squeaked into 2017 with just a bit of flare to make it stand out amongst the masses. I enjoyed this album every time I threw it on, no matter the circumstance.

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47. Tyler, The Creator- Flower Boy

Tyler made QUITE the transition from screaming the f word and being quite homophobic to becoming for all intensive purposes a super positive, happy rapper. It’s nice to see him grow and nice to see the younger generation being influenced … Continue reading

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46. Ibeyi- Ash

I have a bad habit of sometimes of getting stagnant with my listening and only checking out rap and emo music and Ibeyi was a welcome change to my normal listening. I won’t try and genretize this album so as … Continue reading

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