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2016 Music Year End List Aggregate

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These numbers are obtained from the 114 lists found along the right side of this page.

1
David Bowie - Blackstar

David Bowie

Blackstar

iTunes
Apple Music
Amazon
Spotify
2
Beyoncé - Lemonade

Beyoncé

Lemonade

iTunes
Apple Music
Amazon
3
Frank Ocean - Blonde

Frank Ocean

Blonde

iTunes
Apple Music
Amazon
Spotify
4
Solange - A Seat at the Table

Solange

A Seat at the Table

iTunes
Apple Music
Amazon
Spotify
5
Radiohead - A Moon Shaped Pool

Radiohead

A Moon Shaped Pool

iTunes
Apple Music
Amazon
Spotify
6
Kanye West - The Life of Pablo

Kanye West

The Life of Pablo

iTunes
Apple Music
Amazon
Spotify
7
Chance The Rapper - Coloring Book

Chance The Rapper

Coloring Book

iTunes
Apple Music
Amazon
Spotify
8
A Tribe Called Quest - We got it from Here... Thank You 4 Your service

A Tribe Called Quest

We got it from Here... Thank You 4 Your service

iTunes
Apple Music
Amazon
Spotify
9
Angel Olsen - My Woman

Angel Olsen

My Woman

iTunes
Apple Music
Amazon
Spotify
10
Nick Cave & The Bad Seeds - Skeleton Tree

Nick Cave & The Bad Seeds

Skeleton Tree

iTunes
Apple Music
Amazon
Spotify
11
Anderson .Paak - Malibu

Anderson .Paak

Malibu

iTunes
Apple Music
Amazon
Spotify
12
Bon Iver - 22, A Million

Bon Iver

22, A Million

iTunes
Apple Music
Amazon
Spotify
13
ANOHNI - Hopelessness

ANOHNI

Hopelessness

iTunes
Apple Music
Amazon
Spotify
14
Mitski - Puberty 2

Mitski

Puberty 2

iTunes
Apple Music
Amazon
Spotify
15
Danny Brown - Atrocity Exhibition

Danny Brown

Atrocity Exhibition

iTunes
Apple Music
Amazon
Spotify
16
Car Seat Headrest - Teens of Denial

Car Seat Headrest

Teens of Denial

iTunes
Apple Music
Amazon
Spotify
17
Leonard Cohen - You Want It Darker

Leonard Cohen

You Want It Darker

iTunes
Apple Music
Amazon
Spotify
18
KAYTRANADA - 99.9%

KAYTRANADA

99.9%

iTunes
Apple Music
Amazon
Spotify
19
Rihanna - ANTI

Rihanna

ANTI

iTunes
Apple Music
Amazon
Spotify
20
Blood Orange - Freetown Sound

Blood Orange

Freetown Sound

iTunes
Apple Music
Amazon
Spotify
21
Jenny Hval - Blood Bitch

Jenny Hval

Blood Bitch

iTunes
Apple Music
Amazon
Spotify
22
The 1975 - I Like It When You Sleep, for You Are So Beautiful Yet So Unaware of It

The 1975

I Like It When You Sleep, for You Are So Beautiful Yet So Unaware of It

iTunes
Apple Music
Amazon
Spotify
23
Skepta - Konnichiwa

Skepta

Konnichiwa

iTunes
Apple Music
Amazon
Spotify
24
Kendrick Lamar - untitled unmastered.

Kendrick Lamar

untitled unmastered.

iTunes
Apple Music
Amazon
Spotify
25
James Blake - The Colour in Anything

James Blake

The Colour in Anything

iTunes
Apple Music
Amazon
Spotify
26
Sturgill Simpson - A Sailor's Guide to Earth

Sturgill Simpson

A Sailor's Guide to Earth

iTunes
Apple Music
Amazon
Spotify
27
The Avalanches - Wildflower

The Avalanches

Wildflower

iTunes
Apple Music
Amazon
Spotify
28
Parquet Courts - Human Performance

Parquet Courts

Human Performance

iTunes
Apple Music
Amazon
Spotify
29
Savages - Adore Life

Savages

Adore Life

iTunes
Apple Music
Amazon
Spotify
30
Iggy Pop - Post Pop Depression

Iggy Pop

Post Pop Depression

iTunes
Apple Music
Amazon
Spotify
31
Drake - VIEWS

Drake

VIEWS

iTunes
Apple Music
Amazon
Spotify
32
Jessy Lanza - Oh No

Jessy Lanza

Oh No

iTunes
Apple Music
Amazon
Spotify
33
Whitney - Light Upon The Lake

Whitney

Light Upon The Lake

iTunes
Apple Music
Amazon
Spotify
34
PJ Harvey - The Hope Six Demolition Project

PJ Harvey

The Hope Six Demolition Project

iTunes
Apple Music
Amazon
Spotify
35
YG - Still Brazy

YG

Still Brazy

iTunes
Apple Music
Amazon
Spotify
36
Christine and the Queens - Chaleur Humaine

Christine and the Queens

Chaleur Humaine

iTunes
Apple Music
Amazon
Spotify
37
Margo Price - Midwest Farmer's Daughter

Margo Price

Midwest Farmer's Daughter

iTunes
Apple Music
Amazon
Spotify
38
Nicolas Jaar - Sirens

Nicolas Jaar

Sirens

iTunes
Apple Music
Amazon
Spotify
39
Young Thug - Jeffery

Young Thug

Jeffery

iTunes
Apple Music
Amazon
Spotify
40
Michael Kiwanuka - Love & Hate

Michael Kiwanuka

Love & Hate

iTunes
Apple Music
Amazon
Spotify
41
Drive-By Truckers - American Band

Drive-By Truckers

American Band

iTunes
Apple Music
Amazon
Spotify
42
Babyfather - BBF Hosted by DJ Escrow

Babyfather

BBF Hosted by DJ Escrow

iTunes
Apple Music
Amazon
Spotify
43
Noname - Telefone

Noname

Telefone

Amazon
44
Pinegrove - Cardinal

Pinegrove

Cardinal

iTunes
Apple Music
Amazon
Spotify
45
Miranda Lambert - The Weight of These Wings

Miranda Lambert

The Weight of These Wings

iTunes
Apple Music
Amazon
Spotify
46
case/lang/veirs - case/lang/veirs

case/lang/veirs

case/lang/veirs

iTunes
Apple Music
Amazon
Spotify
47
Schoolboy Q - Blank Face LP

Schoolboy Q

Blank Face LP

iTunes
Apple Music
Amazon
Spotify
48
Anna Meredith - Varmints

Anna Meredith

Varmints

iTunes
Apple Music
Amazon
Spotify
49
Kamaiyah - A Good Night in the Ghetto

Kamaiyah

A Good Night in the Ghetto

Amazon
50
Lambchop - FLOTUS

Lambchop

FLOTUS

iTunes
Apple Music
Amazon
Spotify

Honorable Mention:
Maren Morris - Hero (35), Wilco - Schmilco (35), Kaitlyn Aurelia Smith - EARS (34), Ariana Grande - Dangerous Woman (34), Paul Simon - Stranger to Stranger (34), Huerco S. - For Those Of You Who Have Never (And Also Those Who Have) (32), Equiknoxx - Bird Sound Power (31), Kate Tempest - Let Them Eat Chaos (31), NxWorries - Yes Lawd! (31), Cass McCombs - Mangy Love (30), Meilyr Jones - 2013 (28), King Gizzard and the Lizard Wizard - Nonagon Infinity (28), Kano - Made in the Manor (28), Weyes Blood - Front Row Seat to Earth (27), Preoccupations - Preoccupations (27), Thee Oh Sees - A Weird Exits (26), Bruno Mars - 24K Magic (26), Nao - For All We Know (26), Bat For Lashes - The Bride (26), White Lung - Paradise (25), The Radio Dept. - Running Out of Love (24), Lady Gaga - Joanne (24), HINDS - Leave Me Alone (24), Hamilton Leithauser + Rostam - I Had A Dream That You Were Mine (24), Shura - Nothing's Real (23), Lucy Dacus - No Burden (22), Andy Shauf - The Party (22), Elysia Crampton - Demon City (22), Cavern of Anti-Matter - Void Beats/Invocation Trex (22), PUP - The Dream Is Over (22), Cobalt - Slow Forever (21), Omar-S - The Best (21), DIIV - Is the Is Are (21), Charles Bradley - Changes (21), The Hotelier - Goodness (21), Touché Amoré - Stage Four (21), Tegan and Sara - Love You to Death (21), Nails - You Will Never Be One of Us (20), Suede - Night Thoughts (20), Sia - This Is Acting (20), BADBADNOTGOOD - IV (20), Swans - The Glowing Man (20), Frankie Cosmos - Next Thing (20), Kornél Kovács - The Bells (19), Mark Pritchard - Under the Sun (19), Shirley Collins - Lodestar (19), D.D Dumbo - Utopia Defeated (19), Underworld - Barbara Barbara, we face a shining future (19), Julia Jacklin - Don't Let the Kids Win (19), Teenage Fanclub - Here (19)

How Points are Measured
1st Place = 10 points
2nd Place = 8 points
3rd place = 6 points
Top 10 = 5 points
Top 25 = 3 points
Other = 1 points


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