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2018 Best Songs of the Year

“Apeshit” – The Carters “Forever”- ASAP Rocky “God’s Plan”- Drake “Holding On”- Tirzah “Mi Gente”- J Blavin “Nice for What”- Drake “Ridin”- Yung Bans “This is America”- Childish Gambino “Tints”- Anderson .Paak “TSLAMP”- MGMT

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2018 Best Albums of the Year: Honorable Mentions

Ambrose Akinmusire- Origami Harvest Angelique Kidjo- Remain in Light The Body- I Have Fought Against It, But I Can’t Any Longer Cat Power- Wanderer The Coral- Move Through The Dawn dad thighs- easy listening The Internet- Hive Mind Janelle Monae- … Continue reading

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50. Robert Glasper / Kaytranada – The ArtScience Remixes EP

A jazz pianist and a beat maker coming together to make music? It’s a combination that is as good as it sounds. I love Robert Glasper’s effortless piano playing and Kaytranada’s jovial beat style and this album melded both together … Continue reading

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49. Kamasi Washington – Heaven and Earth

I don’t listen to a lot of jazz and I do a terrible job of seeking out any new jazz musicians so I feel a little guilty that I like and listen to Kamasi Washington really only because Pitchfork has … Continue reading

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48. Anderson .Paak – Oxnard

I will admit, this was not nearly as good as “Malibou” but I will also admit, I don’t think I will ever care what Anderson .Paak releases, I will enjoy it and stan it.

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47. boygenius- self titled

There are a lot of stereotypical music review words to describe this album. Haunting, serious, beautiful, the list goes on. Not that all of those words don’t apply, but I think there is something that is taken away from it … Continue reading

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46. Oneotrix Point Never – Age Of

I never did become as big of a fan of Oneotrix and Patch or Rubi, but I respect his craft a lot. Maybe my favorite memory of this album was listening to it at Duran’s and a customer walking by, … Continue reading

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45. tUnE yArDs- I Can Feel You Creep Into My Private Life

I still say, even 7 years after first hearing tUnE- yArDs, that Merrill Garbus has one of the most unique sounds in main stream music. This album continued that air experimental yet accessible music that I have grown to love … Continue reading

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44. Witch Prophet – The Golden Octave

Ayo Leilani really goes in on this album. For a debut, she touched on just about every genre she could and created an exciting and fun album full of funk, R&B and hip hop to go along with her moving … Continue reading

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43. Beach House – 7

Probably one of the most famous “indie” bands of our generation, no other band has consistently made music that has moved so many people and kept relevant for so long in this rapid Internet age. I have seen the band … Continue reading

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