My Top 20 Favorite Albums of 2020

#20. New Beginnings: REASON

#19. Ugly Is Beautiful: Oliver Tree

#18. Streams of Thought, Vol 3: Cane & Able: Black Thought

#17. UNLOCKED: Denzel Curry & Kenny Beats

#16. 2017–2019: Against All Logic

#15. OBLIVION: Black Noi$e

#14. Some Day This Will All Make Sense: BOSCO

#13. It Is What It Is: Thundercat

#12. how i’m feeling now: Charlie XCX

#11. Lianne La Havas: Lianne La Havas

#10. Innocent Country 2: Quelle Chris & Chris Keys

#9. Man Alive!: King Krule

#8. What’s Your Pleasure?: Jessie Ware

#7. Alfredo: Freddie Gibbs & The Alchemist

#6. Circles: Mac Miller

#5. Set My Heart On Fire Immediately: Perfume Genius

#4. Àdá Irin: Navy Blue

#3. græ: Moses Sumney

#2. Descendants of Cain: Ka

#1. Heaven To A Tortured Mind: Yves Tumor

Honorable Mentions:

  • b7: Brandy
  • A Written Testimony: Jay Electronica
  • KiCk i: Arca
  • No Pressure: Logic
  • 3.15.20: Childish Gambino
  • Magic Oneothrix Point Never: Oneothrix Point Never
  • Detroit 2: Big Sean
  • RTJ4: Run The Jewels
  • Purple Moonlight Pages: R.A.P Ferreira
  • Shore: Fleet Foxes
  • farawayfromeveryoneyouknow: altopalo
  • NEGRO: Pink Siifu
  • Starz: Yung Lean
  • BUBBA: Kaytranada
  • Whole Lotta Red: Mario Judah
  • Ideas/Demos/Songs From 2013: Jon Bap
  • TAKE TIME: Giveon
  • Ultra Mono: IDLES
  • My Agenda: Dorian Electra
  • From A King To A GOD: Conway The Machine
  • Shoot For The Stars Aim For The Moon: Pop Smoke

Songs of The Year:

  • “Kerosene!” by Yves Tumor
  • “In Bloom” by Moses Sumney
  • “Mo(u)rning” by Black Noi$e & Earl Sweatshirt
  • “Describe” by Perfume Genius
  • “Unconditional Oceans” by Brandy
  • “2” by Zelooperz
  • “KLK” by Arca
  • “Bih Yah” by Mario Judah
  • “Grounds” by IDLES
  • “Spin Blocks” by Machinedrum & Father
  • “In n Out” by Mulatto & City Girls



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