Best Albums of 2016


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41 The Greasy Slicks - The Greasy Slicks
42 Glory - Britney Spears
43 The Impossible Kid - Aesop Rock
44 Blues of Desperation - Joe Bonamassa
45 Big Day in a Small Town - Brandy Clark
46 Vanquish - Two Steps from Hell
47 Views from the 6 - Drake V 2 Comments
48 The Black - Asking Alexandria
49 Holy Ghost - Modern Baseball V 1 Comment
50 Hydra 3D - Dat Adam

An astonishing debut by a very unique German group.

Mixing hip hop with experimental electronica sounds (it's NOT cloud rap as some critics call it), Taddl, Ardy and Marley aka that Adam deliver serious sociocritical content in a sometimes very artful and bizarre way that is even more experimental than Kanye West. But the album is, even with all its serious social comments, never something that will put you down. It has several humorous elements and is ultimately a celebration of life, they just try to give this world some great values back they think it lost over the years. It also has several references for all anime fans out there.

The entire album is designed to sound futuristic, it makes heavy use of Autotune, but it's one of thd few times where it actually sounds artistic and perfectly fits the mood. You never get the feeling they use it because it's cool at the moment, but because it adds to the cyberpunk-ish feeling of the music. They also use distortion in a ...more - Martin_Canine

51 Breakfast - Lawrence
52 Paradise Valley - Grouper
53 Your Wilderness - The Pineapple Thief
54 The Shadow Side - Andy Black
55 Let Me Get By - Tedeschi Trucks Band
56 F*** Everyone and Run (F E a R) - Marillion
57 Varmints - Anna Meredith
58 Aa - Baauer

I feel this should be in the top 20. Baauer is one of the best things to happen to trap music in a while - ProPanda

59 A Seat at the Table - Solange
60 Here - Alicia Keys
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