47 Favourite Albums of 2016

My favourite albums as determined by my Spotify account (source code).

Last Updated: Sunday, July 19th 2020, 4:00:30 pm

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PositionAlbumTracks
1.
57%
Blackstar
David Bowie
2016
1. Blackstar2nd Place
2. 'Tis a Pity She Was a Whore2nd Place
3. Lazarus2nd Place
4. Sue (Or In a Season of Crime)
5. Girl Loves Me
6. Dollar Days2nd Place
7. I Can't Give Everything Away1st Place
2.
48%
Human Energy
Machinedrum
2016
1. Lapis2nd Place
2. Morphogene2nd Place
3. Angel Speak
4. Tell U1st Place
5. Surfed Out
6. Do It 4 U1st Place
7. Celestial Levels2nd Place
8. Isometrix2nd Place
9. Spectrum Sequence
10. White Crown
11. Ocean of Thought
12. Etheric Body Temple
13. Dos Puertas2nd Place
14. Opalescent2nd Place
15. Colour Communicator
3.
48%
We Disappear
The Thermals
2016
1. Into the Code2nd Place
2. My Heart Went Cold2nd Place
3. Hey You2nd Place
4. If We Don't Die Today2nd Place
5. The Great Dying
6. In Every Way
7. The Walls
8. Thinking of You2nd Place
9. Always Never Be
10. Years in a Day2nd Place
4.
24%
Run the Jewels 3
Run The Jewels
2016
1. Down (feat. Joi)
2. Talk to Me
3. Legend Has It2nd Place
4. Call Ticketron1st Place
5. Hey Kids (Bumaye) [feat. Danny Brown]
6. Stay Gold
7. Don't Get Captured
8. Thieves! (Screamed the Ghost) [feat. Tunde Adebimpe]
9. 2100 (feat. BOOTS)
10. Panther Like a Panther (Miracle Mix) [feat. Trina]
11. Everybody Stay Calm
12. Oh Mama
13. Thursday in the Danger Room (feat. Kamasi Washington)
14. A Report to the Shareholders / Kill Your Masters1st Place
5.
21%
Blonde
Frank Ocean
2016
1. Nikes1st Place
2. Ivy
3. Pink + White3rd Place
4. Be Yourself
5. Solo
6. Skyline To
7. Self Control
8. Good Guy
9. Nights2nd Place
10. Solo (Reprise)
11. Pretty Sweet
12. Facebook Story
13. Close To You
14. White Ferrari
15. Seigfried3rd Place
16. Godspeed
17. Futura Free
6.
18%
Best Buds
Mom Jeans.
2016
1. Death Cup
2. Danger Can't
3. Movember (feat. Sarah Levy)
4. Edward 40hands2nd Place
5. *Sobs Quietly*
6. Poor Boxer Shorts
7. Remy's Boyz
8. Girl Scout Cookies
9. Scott Pilgrim V. My Gpa2nd Place
10. Vape Nation
7.
14%
We got it from Here... Thank You 4 Your service
A Tribe Called Quest
2016
1. The Space Program
2. We The People....
3. Whateva Will Be
4. Solid Wall of Sound
5. Dis Generation
6. Kids...
7. Melatonin2nd Place
8. Enough!!2nd Place
1. Mobius
2. Black Spasmodic
3. The Killing Season
4. Lost Somebody
5. Movin Backwards
6. Conrad Tokyo
7. Ego
8. The Donald
8.
12%
HOPELESSNESS
ANOHNI
2016
1. Drone Bomb Me1st Place
2. 4 DEGREES
3. Watch Me
4. Execution
5. I Don't Love You Anymore
6. Obama
7. Violent Men
8. Why Did You Separate Me from the Earth?
9. Crisis
10. Hopelessness
11. Marrow
9.
11%
Redemption
Dawn Richard
2016
1. Redemption (Intro)
2. Love Under Lights
3. Black Crimes
4. Voices
5. LA1st Place
6. Interim (Interlude)
7. Renegades
8. Lazarus
9. Tyrants
10. Vines (Interlude)
11. Hey Nikki
12. Sands
13. Lilies (Interlude)
14. The Louvre
15. Valhalla (Outro)
10.
10%
Not To Disappear
Daughter
2016
1. New Ways2nd Place
2. Numbers
3. Doing the Right Thing
4. How
5. Mothers
6. Alone / With You
7. No Care
8. To Belong
9. Fossa
10. Made of Stone
11.
10%
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Liima
2016
1. Your Heart
2. Amerika2nd Place
3. Roger Waters
4. Russians
5. Trains in the Dark
6. Woods
7. 513
8. You Stayed in Touch with the Wrong Guy
9. Black Beach
10. Change of Time
12.
10%
Don't Look Down
Mr. Lif
2016
1. Pounds of Pressure
2. The Abyss
3. Everyday We Pray
4. Let Go (feat. Selina Carrera)
5. A Better Day (feat. Erica Dee)
6. Whizdom (feat. Blacastan)
7. Mission Accomplished (feat the Perceptionists)
8. World Renown (feat Del the Funky Homosapien)
9. Ill2nd Place
10. Don't Look Down
13.
10%
Take Something Beautiful: The Songs of Jesse Younan
Various Artists
2016
1. Blowfly
2. C'est La Vie
3. Take Something Beautiful2nd Place
4. Swing
5. Bea
6. Forever
7. Whatever Floats
8. Queeny
9. Road Long Been Travelled
10. My Addiction
14.
10%
Cashmere
Swet Shop Boys
2016
1. T5
2. Shottin
3. Aaja2nd Place
4. Zayn Malik
5. Tiger Hologram
6. No Fly List
7. Phone Tap
8. Half Moghul Half Mowgli
9. Swish Swish
10. Shoes Off
11. Din-E-iLahi
15.
10%
Stranger Things
Yuck
2016
1. Hold Me Closer
2. Cannonball
3. Like a Moth
4. Only Silence
5. Stranger Things
6. I'm OK
7. As I Walk Away2nd Place
8. Hearts in Motion
9. Swirling
10. Down
11. Yr Face
16.
10%
Patch The Sky
Bob Mould
2016
1. Voices in My Head
2. The End of Things2nd Place
3. Hold On
4. You Say You
5. Losing Sleep
6. Pray for Rain
7. Lucifer and God
8. Daddy’s Favorite
9. Hands Are Tied
10. Black Confetti
11. Losing Time
12. Monument
17.
10%
Teens of Denial
Car Seat Headrest
2016
1. Fill in the Blank2nd Place
2. Vincent
3. Destroyed By Hippie Powers
4. (Joe Gets Kicked Out of School for Using) Drugs With Friends (But Says This Isn't a Problem)
5. Not What I Needed
6. Drunk Drivers/Killer Whales
7. 1937 State Park
8. Unforgiving Girl (She's Not An)
9. Cosmic Hero
10. The Ballad of the Costa Concordia
11. Connect the Dots (The Saga of Frank Sinatra)
12. Joe Goes to School
18.
10%
Life in a Paper Boat
Kate Rusby
2016
1. Benjamin Bowmaneer
2. Hunter Moon
3. The Ardent Shepherdess
4. Life in a Paper Boat
5. Only Desire What You Have
6. Hundred Hearts
7. The Mermaid
8. Pace Egging Song
9. The Witch of the Westmorland
10. I'll Be Wise
11. Night Lament
12. Big Brave Bill2nd Place
19.
10%
A Man Alive
Thao & The Get Down Stay Down
2016
1. Astonished Man
2. Slash/Burn
3. The Evening
4. Departure
5. Nobody Dies2nd Place
6. Guts
7. Fool Forever
8. Millionaire
9. Meticulous Bird
10. Give Me Peace
11. Hand to God
12. Endless Love
20.
10%
The Mountain Will Fall
DJ Shadow
2016
1. The Mountain Will Fall
2. Nobody Speak (feat. Run the Jewels)2nd Place
3. Three Ralphs
4. Bergschrund (feat. Nils Frahm)
5. The Sideshow (feat. Ernie Fresh)
6. Depth Charge
7. Mambo
8. Ashes to Oceans (feat. Matthew Halsall)
9. Pitter Patter (feat. G Jones & Bleep Bloop)
10. California
11. Ghost Town
12. Suicide Pact
21.
10%
A Mineral Love
Bibio
2016
1. Petals
2. A Mineral Love
3. Raxeira
4. Town & Country
5. Feeling
6. The Way You Talk2nd Place
7. With The Thought Of Us
8. Why So Serious?
9. C'est La Vie
10. Wren Tails
11. Gasoline & Mirrors
12. Saint Thomas
13. Light Up The Sky
22.
10%
Panorama
Møme
2016
1. Delta
2. Why Is It
3. Super Hot Days
4. Wagga
5. Hold On
6. Mirage
7. Routine
8. Aloha2nd Place
9. Alive (Møme Vs Midnight To Monaco)
10. Altitude
11. Playground
12. Medicine
13. Panorama
23.
10%
Koi Child
Koi Child
2016
1. Grease
2. Wumpa Fruit
3. Touch 'Em
4. Slow One
5. Frangipani
6. 1-5-9
7. Adventures for the Capsule
8. Cruzy P
9. Preserve
10. Funky Jazz Music
11. Black Panda2nd Place
12. Rap Trash
13. Japes
14. To Mangebong
24.
10%
1 X 1
Calyx & TeeBee
2016
1. Nothing Left - Original Version
2. Long Gone - Original Version
3. Cloud 9 - Original Version
4. False Alarm - Original Version
5. Ghetto - Original Version
6. Big Tune Again - Original Version
7. Pathfinder - Original Version
8. Ghostwriter - Original Version
9. Takes One To Know One - Original Version
10. Where We Go - Original Version2nd Place
11. The Fall - Original Version
12. Panic Attack - Original Version
13. Stray Bullet - Original Version
14. A Day That Never Comes - Original Version
25.
9%
In My Mind
BJ The Chicago Kid
2016
1. Intro (Inside My Mind)
2. Man Down
3. Church
4. Love Inside
5. The Resume
6. Shine
7. Wait Til The Morning
8. Heart Crush
9. Jeremiah/World Needs More Love
10. The New Cupid
11. Woman's World
12. Crazy
13. Home
14. Falling On My Face
15. Turnin' Me Up2nd Place
26.
9%
Atrocity Exhibition
Danny Brown
2016
1. Downward Spiral
2. Tell Me What I Don't Know
3. Rolling Stone
4. Really Doe2nd Place
5. Lost
6. Ain't it Funny
7. Golddust
8. White Lines
9. Pneumonia
10. Dance In The Water
11. From The Ground
12. When It Rain
13. Today
14. Get Hi
15. Hell For It
27.
9%
Say Yes! A Tribute to Elliott Smith
Various Artists
2016
1. Between the Bars
2. Ballad of Big Nothing2nd Place
3. Pictures of Me
4. Waltz #2
5. Needle in the Hay
6. Bled White
7. Say Yes
8. Miss Misery
9. Waltz #1
10. Oh Well, Okay
11. Condor Ave
12. Angeles
13. Division Day
14. No Name #3
15. Easy Way Out
28.
9%
The Impossible Kid
Aesop Rock
2016
1. Mystery Fish
2. Rings
3. Lotta Years
4. Dorks
5. Rabies
6. Supercell2nd Place
7. Blood Sandwich
8. Get Out of the Car
9. Shrunk
10. Kirby
11. TUFF
12. Lazy Eye
13. Defender
14. Water Tower
15. Molecules
29.
9%
99.9%
KAYTRANADA
2016
1. TRACK UNO
2. BUS RIDE2nd Place
3. GOT IT GOOD
4. TOGETHER
5. DRIVE ME CRAZY
6. WEIGHT OFF
7. ONE TOO MANY
8. DESPITE THE WEATHER
9. GLOWED UP
10. BREAKDANCE LESSON N.1
11. YOU'RE THE ONE
12. VIVID DREAMS
13. LITE SPOTS
14. LEAVE ME ALONE
15. BULLETS
30.
9%
Under The Sun
Mark Pritchard
2016
1. ?
2. Give It Your Choir
3. Infrared
4. Falling
5. Beautiful People2nd Place
6. Where Do They Go, The Butterflies
7. Sad Alron
8. You Wash My Soul
9. Cycles of 9
10. Hi Red
11. Ems
12. The Blinds Cage
13. Dawn Of The North
14. Khufu
15. Rebel Angels
16. Under The Sun
31.
9%
Choke
Soft Kill
2016
1. Whirl2nd Place
2. Frankie
3. Wake Up
4. On the Inside
5. Lost
6. I'm Beside You
7. Choke
8. Feel of the Knife
32.
9%
PARTYNEXTDOOR 3
PARTYNEXTDOOR
2016
1. High Hopes
2. Don't Run2nd Place
3. Nobody
4. Not Nice
5. Only U
6. Don't Know How
7. Problems & Selfless
8. Temptations
9. Spiteful
10. Joy
11. You've Been Missed
12. Transparency
13. Brown Skin
14. 1942
15. Come and See Me (feat. Drake)
16. Nothing Easy to Please
33.
9%
Blonde
Frank Ocean
2016
1. Nikes2nd Place
2. Ivy
3. Pink + White
4. Be Yourself
5. Solo
6. Skyline To
7. Self Control
8. Good Guy
9. Nights
10. Solo (Reprise)
11. Pretty Sweet
12. Facebook Story
13. Close To You
14. White Ferrari
15. Seigfried
16. Godspeed
17. Futura Free
34.
9%
The Sun's Tirade
Isaiah Rashad
2016
1. where u at?
2. 4r Da Squaw
3. Free Lunch
4. Rope (feat. SiR) // rosegold
5. Wat's Wrong (feat. Zacari & Kendrick Lamar)
6. Park
7. Bday (feat. Deacon Blues & Kari Faux)2nd Place
8. Silkk da Shocka (feat. Syd)
9. Tity and Dolla (feat. Hugh Augustine & Jay Rock)
10. Stuck in the Mud (feat. SZA)
11. A lot
12. AA
13. Dressed Like Rappers
14. Don't Matter
15. Brenda
16. by george (outro)
17. Find a Topic (homies begged)
35.
9%
Starboy
The Weeknd
2016
1. Starboy
2. Party Monster
3. False Alarm
4. Reminder
5. Rockin’
6. Secrets
7. True Colors
8. Stargirl Interlude
9. Sidewalks
10. Six Feet Under
11. Love To Lay
12. A Lonely Night
13. Attention
14. Ordinary Life
15. Nothing Without You
16. All I Know
17. Die For You
18. I Feel It Coming2nd Place
36.
9%
Starboy
The Weeknd
2016
1. Starboy
2. Party Monster
3. False Alarm
4. Reminder
5. Rockin’
6. Secrets
7. True Colors
8. Stargirl Interlude
9. Sidewalks
10. Six Feet Under
11. Love To Lay
12. A Lonely Night
13. Attention
14. Ordinary Life
15. Nothing Without You
16. All I Know
17. Die For You
18. I Feel It Coming2nd Place
37.
9%
The Life Of Pablo
Kanye West
2016
1. Ultralight Beam
2. Father Stretch My Hands Pt. 1
3. Pt. 2
4. Famous
5. Feedback
6. Low Lights
7. Highlights
8. Freestyle 4
9. I Love Kanye
10. Waves2nd Place
11. FML
12. Real Friends
13. Wolves
14. Frank's Track
15. Siiiiiiiiilver Surffffeeeeer Intermission
16. 30 Hours
17. No More Parties In LA
18. Facts (Charlie Heat Version)
19. Fade
20. Saint Pablo
38.
9%
The Life Of Pablo
Kanye West
2016
1. Ultralight Beam
2. Father Stretch My Hands Pt. 1
3. Pt. 2
4. Famous
5. Feedback
6. Low Lights
7. Highlights
8. Freestyle 4
9. I Love Kanye
10. Waves2nd Place
11. FML
12. Real Friends
13. Wolves
14. Frank's Track
15. Siiiiiiiiilver Surffffeeeeer Intermission
16. 30 Hours
17. No More Parties In LA
18. Facts (Charlie Heat Version)
19. Fade
20. Saint Pablo
39.
9%
Something's Happening
Herman's Hermits
2016
1. I Can Take Or Leave Your Lovin'
2. Dandy
3. Leaning On A Lamp Post
4. Sea Cruise
5. Listen People
6. I'm Into Something Good
7. There's A Kind Of Hush (All Over The World)
8. I'm Henry The Viii, I Am2nd Place
9. Don't Go Out Into The Rain
10. The End Of The World
11. Mrs. Brown You've Got A Lovely Daughter
12. Something's Happening
13. Wonderful World
14. Hold On
15. Just A Little Bit Better
16. No Milk Today
17. A Must To Avoid
18. Do Wah Diddy Diddy
19. I Understand
20. Silhouettes
40.
9%
Movements 10
Booka Shade
2016
1. Night Falls - 2016 Remaster
2. Body Language (Interpretation) - 2016 Remaster
3. Paper Moon - 2016 Remaster
4. The Birds and the Beats / At the Window - 2016 Remaster
5. Darko - 2016 Remaster2nd Place
6. Pong Pang - 2016 Remaster
7. Mandarine Girl - 2016 Remaster
8. Take a Ride - 2016 Remaster
9. Wasting Time - 2016 Remaster
10. In White Rooms - 2016 Remaster
11. Hallelujah USA - 2016 Remaster
12. Lost High - 2016 Remaster
1. Night Falls - Nils Frahm Rework
2. In White Rooms - Jonas Rathsman Reprise
3. Lost High - Dennis Ferrer Remix
4. Body Language (Interpretation) - Chi Thanh Remix
5. Lost High - andhim Remix
6. Mandarine Girl - Deetron Remix
7. Wasting Time - M.A.N.D.Y. Remix
8. Mandarine Girl - Eat's 'Twisted' Remake
41.
9%
THE BEST EVER: Holiday
Various Artists
2016
1. Prayer in C - Robin Schulz Remix; Catholic Version
2. Sunlight (feat. Years and Years) - Radio Edit
3. Boom Clap - Aeroplane Remix
4. I Follow Rivers - The Magician Remix
5. Sun Goes Down (feat. Jasmine Thompson) - Radio Mix
6. Midnight - Kygo Remix
7. I Loved You (feat. Melissa Steel)
8. Pure Shores
9. Heatwave (feat. Ms. D) - Radio Edit; Radio1 version on promo
10. They Don't Know - Radio Edit
11. Dirty Talk
12. Fill Me In - Artful Dodger Remix
13. Heartbeat Loud
14. You Don't Know Me (feat. Duane Harden) - Radio Edit
15. Sweet Harmony
16. The Sea - 2013 Collection Remaster
17. (Sittin' On) the Dock of the Bay
18. Be Without You - Jean Tonique Remix
19. Halcyon - 7" Version2nd Place
20. Sunchyme - Radio Edit
42.
9%
The Other Side of the 90s
Various Artists
2016
1. Hand in My Pocket
2. Name
3. Semi-Charmed Life
4. In the Meantime
5. Spaceman - Radio Edit
6. Girl From Mars
7. Midlife Crisis
8. Stop
9. Sleep
10. Punka
11. Caught By the Fuzz
12. The More You Ignore Me the Closer I Get
13. One Week
14. Nothing Lasts Forever
15. Merry Go Round - 2008 Remaster
16. How Do You Do!
17. Trouble
18. These Are Days
19. Stay
20. Independent Love Song
43.
9%
Day of the Dead
Various Artists
2016
1. Touch of Grey
2. Sugaree
3. Candyman
4. Cassidy
5. Black Muddy River
6. Loser
7. Peggy-O
8. Box of Rain
9. Rubin and Cherise
10. To Lay Me Down
11. New Speedway Boogie
12. Friend of the Devil
13. Uncle John's Band
14. Me and My Uncle
15. Mountains of the Moon
16. Black Peter
17. Garcia Counterpoint
18. Terrapin Station (Suite)
19. Attics of My Life
20. St. Stephen (live)
44.
8%
Last Evenings On Earth
Melt Yourself Down
2016
1. Dot To Dot2nd Place
2. The God Of You
3. Listen Out
4. Communication
5. Jump The Fire
6. Bharat Mata
7. Big Children (Gran Zanfan)
8. Body Parts
9. Yazzan Dayra
45.
8%
Front Row Seat To Earth
Weyes Blood
2016
1. Diary
2. Used to Be
3. Be Free
4. Do You Need My Love
5. Generation Why
6. Can't Go Home
7. Seven Words2nd Place
8. Away Above
9. Front Row Seat
46.
8%
Beatape
Mtbrd
2016
1. Shawts
2. Yeah
3. Who Babe
4. Looker
5. Crazy About You
6. Sunday2nd Place
7. I Got Luv
8. Give You
9. This Is Luv
47.
8%
Front Row Seat To Earth
Weyes Blood
2016
1. Diary
2. Used to Be
3. Be Free
4. Do You Need My Love
5. Generation Why
6. Can't Go Home
7. Seven Words2nd Place
8. Away Above
9. Front Row Seat