Top Albums, Songs, and Artists of 2016

As 2016 comes to a close we have decided to take a look back on the top music of 2016, a year of releases both big and small that have made headlines and waves. 

We have rounded up a group of musicians, producers, DJs, and aspiring artists to give us their top picks for albums, songs, and artists of 2016. Enjoy their lists below: 

 

Matthew Kopperud - Guitarist, Close Talker

Top Albums of 2016:

  • 3. Big Thief - Masterpiece
  • 2. Sam Evian - Premium
  • 1. DD Dumbo - Utopia Defeated

Favourite Song of 2016:

DD Dumbo - Walrus

Favourite Artist of 2016:

Sam Evian

 

Tefrondon - DJ

Top Albums of 2016:

  • 3. Skepta - Konichiwa
  • Travis Scott - Birds In The Trap Sing McKnight
  • 1. Frank Ocean - Blonde

Favourite Song of 2016:

Frank Ocean - Nights

Favourite Artist of 2016:

Daniel Caesar

 

Anthony Carvalho  - DJ

Top Albums of 2016:

  • 3. E.GG - Alverstone 
  • 2. Kaytranada - 99.9%
  • 1. Skepta - Konnchiwa

Favourite Song of 2016:

Kanye West - I love Kanye 

Favourite Artist of 2016:

3PEAT

 

VBND Musician

Top Albums of 2016:

  • 3. Whereisalex - Seperate(EP)
  • 2. Kaytranada - 99.9%
  • 1. Jordan Rakei - Cloak 

Favourite Song of 2016:

Vulfpek - Dean Town 

Favourite Artist of 2016:

Monte Booker/ Montell2099

 

EUPHORIKMC

Top Albums of 2016:

  • 3. Mac Miller - The Divine Feminine 
  • 2. Chance The Rapper - Coloring Book
  • 1. J. Cole - 4 Your Eyez Only 

Favourite Song of 2016:

Chance The Rapper - Same Drugs 

Favourite Artist of 2016:

Chance The Rapper 

Sienna Freistadt - Stray Model and Aspiring Artist

Top Albums of 2016:

  • 3. JAHKOY - Foreign Water 
  • 2. 6BLACK - Free 6BLACK 
  • 1. H.E.R Vol. 1 - H.E.R 

Favourite Song of 2016:

The Weeknd - Secrets

Favourite Artist of 2016:

Daniel Caesar 

 

Justice DerProducer, Neon Lights

Top Albums of 2016:

  • 3. Badbadnotgood - IV
  • 2. Kaytranada - 99.9%
  • 1. Frank Ocean - Blonde 

Favourite Song of 2016:

Daniel Caesar - Won't Live Here 

Favourite Artist of 2016:

Badbadnotgood 

 

Morgan TannisProducer, Neon Lights

Top Albums of 2016

  • 3. Kaytranada - 99.9%
  • 2. Anderson .Paak - Malibu
  • 1. Frank Ocean - Blonde 

Favourite Song of 2016:

Anderson .Paak - Come Down 

Favourite Artist of 2016:

Anderson .Paak 

 

Samuel James - Musician

 

Top Albums of 2016:

  • 3. James Vincent McMorrow - We Move
  • 2. Andy Shauf - The Party 
  • 1. The 1975 - I like it when you sleep, for you are so beautiful yet so unaware of it 

Favourite Song of 2016:

Andy Shauf - Martha

Favourite Artist of 2016:

Bon Iver 

 

Brodie ParachoniakMusic Student

 

Top Albums of 2016:

  • 3. Whitney - Light Upon The Lake
  • 2. Sturgill Simpson - A Sailors Guide To Earth 
  • 1. Tedeschi Trucks -  Let Me Get By

Favourite Song of 2016:

Tedeschi Trucks - Don't Know What It Means

Favourite Artist of 2016:

Tedeschi Trucks 

Austin Parachoniak Music Student

Top Albums of 2016:

  • 3. Kevin Morby - Singing Song 
  • 2. Julian Lage - Live in Los Angles
  • 1. Tedeschi Trucks -  Let Me Get By

Favourite Song of 2016:

Kevin Morby - Dorothy 

Favourite Artist of 2016:

Kevin Morby

 

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