The Best Ambient Albums of 2016

1. Ian William Craig - Centres

Ian William Craig - Centres
July 8, 2016
Critic Score
85
6 reviews

4. Roly Porter - Third Law

Roly Porter - Third Law
January 22, 2016
Critic Score
80
10 reviews

5. Kaitlyn Aurelia Smith - EARS

Kaitlyn Aurelia Smith - EARS
April 1, 2016
Critic Score
79
7 reviews

6. Tim Hecker - Love Streams

Tim Hecker - Love Streams
April 8, 2016
Critic Score
79
23 reviews

7. MMOTHS - Luneworks

MMOTHS - Luneworks
March 11, 2016
Critic Score
79
7 reviews

8. Steve Hauschildt - Strands

Steve Hauschildt - Strands
October 28, 2016
Critic Score
79
6 reviews

10. Loscil - Monument Builders

Loscil - Monument Builders
November 11, 2016
Critic Score
78
9 reviews

11. Eluvium - False Readings On

Eluvium - False Readings On
September 2, 2016
Critic Score
78
7 reviews

12. Wrekmeister Harmonies - Light Falls

Wrekmeister Harmonies - Light Falls
September 16, 2016
Critic Score
78
5 reviews

13. Julianna Barwick - Will

Julianna Barwick - Will
May 6, 2016
Critic Score
77
20 reviews

14. Mark Pritchard - Under the Sun

Mark Pritchard - Under the Sun
May 13, 2016
Critic Score
75
8 reviews

15. Clark - The Last Panthers

Clark - The Last Panthers
March 18, 2016
Critic Score
75
8 reviews

16. Brian Eno - The Ship

Brian Eno - The Ship
April 29, 2016
Critic Score
73
19 reviews

17. Raime - Tooth

Raime - Tooth
June 10, 2016
Critic Score
73
9 reviews

19. Woodkid & Nils Frahm - Ellis

Woodkid & Nils Frahm - Ellis
July 8, 2016
Critic Score
72
5 reviews

20. The Album Leaf - Between Waves

The Album Leaf - Between Waves
August 26, 2016
Critic Score
71
7 reviews

22. Anenon - Petrol

Anenon - Petrol
March 4, 2016
Critic Score
71
5 reviews

23. Biosphere - Departed Glories

Biosphere - Departed Glories
September 23, 2016
Critic Score
69
6 reviews

24. Dave Harrington Group - Become Alive

Dave Harrington Group - Become Alive
April 15, 2016
Critic Score
68
5 reviews

25. The Orb - COW / Chill Out, World!

The Orb - COW / Chill Out, World!
October 14, 2016
Critic Score
68
8 reviews
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