Top Albums for 2015

There was so much great music in 2015!

Narrowing it down to a top 10 or 20, would have been too difficult so  I decided to pick my top 52 instead.

1-10

Trinity Roots - Citizen
Petite Noir - La Vie Et Belle (Life Is Beautiful)
Kamasi Washington - The Epic
Ibeyi - s/t
Kendrick Lamar - To Pimp A Butterfly
Miso - s/t
Fat Freddy’s Drop - Bays
Leon Bridges - Coming Home
Protoje - Ancient Future
Sampa the Great - Sampa The Great Mixtape

10-20

Thundercat - The Beyond / Where The Giants Roam
Inna Modja - Motel Bamako
Mbongwana Star - From Kinshasa
Oddisee - The Good Fight
Ethiopiyawi Records - Letu Sinega & In My Sleep
Hiatus Kaiyote - Choose Your Weapon
The Internet - Ego Death
Black Coffee - Pieces of Me
Lianne La Havas - Blood
Tony Allen - Film Of Life

20-30

Dexter Story - Wondem
Nandele - Argolas Deliciosas
Songhoy Blues - Music in Experience
The Very Best - Makes A King
Sufjan Stevens - Carrie & Lowell
Jess Ribeiro - Kill It Yourself
Marlon Williams - s/t
Kae Sun - Oceans Apart
Quarter Street - s/t
Benjamin Clementine - At Least For Now

30-40

Floating Points - Elaenia
Alabama Shakes - Sound & Colour
Fantasma - Free Love
Owiny Sigoma Band - Nyanza
Jamie XX - In Colour
Bjork - Vulnicura
Bad Bad Not Good & Ghostface Killah - Sour Soul
Beat Spacek - Modern Streets
Young Fathers - White Men Are Black Men Too
Seinabo Sey - Pretend
Samba Toure - Gandadiko

41-50

Dereck Gripper - One Night on Earth: Music from the Strings of Mali
Boddhi Satva - Transition
Sauti Sol - Live & Die in Afrika
Hau - No End Theory
Fatoumata Diawara & Roberto Fonseca - At Home
The Raah Project - Take Me Elsewhere
Raised By Eagles - Diamonds In The Bloodstream
Sergio Perrere, Zal Sissokho & Marcus Viana - Famale
Chimurenga Renaissance - Kudada Nekuva Munha Mutema
Unknown Mortal Orchestra - Love

50-52

Thais Diarra - Danaya
Le1f - Hey