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Sampha Artist of 2017 Best of 2017
Process by Sampha is my #1 Album of the Year across all genres and it has remained at that #1 spot ever since its release way back in February. unchallenged. When “Timmy’s Prayer” leaked late-2015, many speculated that Sampha would go on to create an exceptional, top 5 album. Lo and behold, here it is. Process. AOTY

last updated: 7 January 2017

#1 Sampha – “Process” (Young Turks)
#2 Foster the People – “Sacred Hearts Club” (Columbia)
#3 Gabriel Garzón-Montano– “Jardín” (Stones Throw Records)
#4 Cold War Kids – “L.A. Divine” (Capitol Records)
#5 SiR – “Her Too” (Top Dawg Entertainment)
#6 Lorde – “Melodrama” (Lava/Republic)
#7 Fleet Foxes – “Crack Up” (Nonesuch/Warner Bros.)
#8 John Mayer – “The Search For Everything” (Columbia/Sony Music)
#9 Kehlani – “SweetSexySavage” (Atlantic/TSNMI/HBK)
#10 Tory Lanez – “Chixtape IV” (Mad Love)
#11 Ty Segall – “Ty Segall” (Drag City)
#12 Syd – “Fin” (Columbia)
#13 Alfa Mist – “Antiphon” (Alfa Mist)
#14 Mac Demarco – “This Old Dog” (Captured Tracks/Royal Mountain Records)
#15 Royal Blood – “How Did We Get So Dark?” (Warner Bros. Records)
#16 Khalid – “American Teen” (Righthand Music Group, LLC/RCA/Columbia)
#17 Chris McClenney – “Portrait in Two” (Manhattan Recordings)
#18 Kelela – “Take Me Apart” (Warp Records Limited)
#19 Palehound – “A Place I’ll Always Go” (Polyvinyl Record Co.)
#19 Arcade Fire – “Everything Now” (Sonovox/Columbia)
#20 SZA – “CTRL” (Top Dawg Entertainment)
#21 Toro y Moi – “Boo Boo” (Carpark)
#22 Sabrina Claudio “About Time” (SC Entertainment/Artist Partner Group/Atlantic)
#23 Matt Martians – “The Drum Chord Theory” (Three Quarter)
#24 Rise Against – “Wolves” (Virgin Records)
#25 Jamila Woods – “HEAVN” (Closed Sessions/Jagjaguwar)
#26 Thundercat – “Drunk” (Brainfeeder)
#27 24hrs – “NOT OPEN LATE” (Private Club Records)


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