30/70 Collective, 'Fluid Motion' [Rhythm Section International, 2019]
79.5, 'Predictions' [Big Crown Records, 2019]

Adam Turchin, 'Manifest Destiny' [Ropeadope Records, 2017]
Admas, 'Sons of Ethiopia' [Frederiksberg Records, 2020]
AgapeSoul, 'Conversations' [2018]
Ali Shaheed Muhammad & Adrian Younge, 'The Midnight Hour' [Linear Labs, 2018]
The Allergies, 'Push On' [Jalapeno Records, 2017]
Amerigo Gazaway, 'A Common Wonder' [2017]
Amp Fiddler, 'Bassmentality 2' [2014]
Amp Fiddler, 'Bassmentality 3' [2015]
Amp Fiddler, 'Motor City Booty' [2017]
Anbessa Orchestra, 'Tch'elema' [2019]
Andrea Gomellini, 'The Gift' [A.MA Records, 2020]
Andy Davies, 'Rise Of The Spidermonkey' [2019]
As Valet, 'Inner Journey' [A Night on Canopy, 2020]
ATOMGA, 'Lucidity' [Color Red Records, 2019]

The Bahama Soul Club, 'Havana '58' [2016]
Banderas, 'Tema de Banderas/Banderas Mambo' [Matasuna Records, 2018]
Ben Williams, 'I AM A MAN' [Rainbow Blonde, 2020]
Błoto, 'Erozje' [Astigmatic Records, 2020]
Brandon Allen, 'The Gene Ammons Project' [2017]
The Brothers Nylon, 'Bitches Cold Brew' [Legere Recordings, 2017]
Bright Dog Red, 'How's By You?' [Ropeadope Records, 2019]
The Burroughs, 'Love and Unity'/'We Got To Stand' [2020]

Camellia Hartman & The Soulful Saints, 'Return The Favor' [Dala Records, 2018]
Charles Bradley, 'Changes' [Dunham Records, 2016]
Chelsea Wilson, 'Chasing Gold' [House of Valerie Joan, 2019]
Chris Dave & The Drumhedz, 'Chris Dave & The Drumhedz' [Blue Note Records, 2018]
Crowd Company, 'Lowdown' [Vintage League Music, 2020]
Crushed Velvet & The Velveteers, 'Good Thang' [Vintage League Music, 2020]
Culture Revolution Project, 'When You Are Here' [2018]
Curtis Harding, 'Soul Power' [2015]
Cykada, 'Cykada' [Astigmatic Records, 2019]

D'Angelo, 'Brown Sugar' Deluxe Edition [2017]
David Nesselhauf, 'Afrokraut' [Legere Recordings, 2016]
Dem Juju Poets, 'Liberated Thoughts' [Matasuna Records, 2017]
Deva Mahal, 'Deva Mahal EP' [Motema Records, 2017]
Diazpora, 'Islands' [Legere Recordings, 2017]
DJ Yoda, 'Home Cooking' [Lewis Recordings, 2019]
Durand Jones & The Indications, 'American Love Call' [Colemine Records, 2019]

EABS, 'Slavic Spirits' [Astigmatic Records, 2019]
Eclectic Blue, 'Eclectic Blue' [2016]
Eric Krasno, 'Blood From A Stone' [Feel Music, 2016]
Ezra Collective, 'You Can't Steal My Joy' [Enter the Jungle, 2019]

Flevans, 'Part Time Millionaire' [Jalapeno Records, 2019]
Flyt, 'Embers' [Space Between Records, 2017]
Flyt, 'Select' [Space Between Records, 2019]
Freya Roy, 'AHLKE' [FCR Music, 2019]

Georgia Lee Johnson, 'Languages' [Dala Records, 2018]
Georgie Sweet, 'Misunderstood' [Futuristica Music, 2020]
Gianluca Vigliar, 'Plastic Estrogenus' [A.MA Records, 2019]
Gizelle Smith, 'Jonny pt1' [Mocambo Records, 2013]
Gizelle Smith, 'Sweet Memories'/'S.T.A.Y.' [Jalapeno Records, 2017]
Gregory Porter, 'Issues of Life (Features & Remixes)' [2015]

The Haggis Horns, 'One of These Days' [Haggis Records, 2017]
Hannah Williams & The Affirmations, '50 Foot Woman' [Record Kicks, 2019]
Head for the Hills, 'Omotola' [Color Red, 2020]
Henri-Pierre Noel, 'The Reflex Revisions' [Wah Wah 45s, 2016]

ILL DOOTS, 'ILL DOOTS' [Ropeadope Records, 2018]
Ishmael Ensemble, 'A State of Flow' [2019]

Jason McGuiness, 'Empyrean Tones' [Common Good Records, 2019]
Jesse Fischer, 'Cross Currents' [2019]
Jose James, 'The Dreamer' 10th Anniversary Edition [Brownswood Recordings, 2018]
Jose James, 'While You Were Sleeping' [Blue Note Records, 2014]
Jose James, 'Lean On Me' [Blue Note Records, 2018]
Josef Leimberg, 'Astral Progressions' [World Galaxy Records, 2017]
Judith Hill, 'Back in Time' [2015]

Kassa Overall, 'I THINK I'M GOOD' [Brownswood Recordings, 2020]
Kaveh Rastegar, 'Light of Love' [Ropeadope Records, 2018]
Kim Dawson, 'Try' [Color Red, 2020]
Kris Bowers, 'Heroes + Misfits' [Conchord Jazz, 2014]
Kyle Lacy, 'Hangin On' [Dala Records, 2019]

Lack of Afro, 'Hello Baby' [LOA Records, 2016]
Lady, 'Lady' [Truth & Soul, 2013]
Lakecia Benjamin, 'Retox' [Motema Records, 2015]
Lee Fields, 'Emma Jean' [Truth & Soul, 2014]
Lee Fields, 'It Rains Love' [Big Crown Records, 2019]
Leisure Centre, 'Mind Full' [HopeStreet Recordings, 2018]
Levitation Orchestra, 'Inexpressible Infinity' [Astigmatic Records, 2019]
Lou Bond, 'Lou Bond' [Light in The Attic Records, 2010]
The Love Experiment x WONK, 'Binary' [Sweet Soul records, 2017]

Majamisty TriO, 'Organic' [Mistyland, 2020]
Mark de Clive-Lowe, 'Live at the Blue Whale EP' [Ropeadope Records, 2017]
Mayfield, 'Victim of Circumstance' [Choi Records, 2017]
Mel & Kim, 'Bad Man' [Dala Records, 2018]
The Mighty Mocambos, '2066' [Legere Recordings, 2019]
Moses Boyd, 'Displaced Diaspora' [Exodus, 2018]
Myles Sanko, 'Forever Dreaming' [Legere Recordings, 2014]

Naphta, 'Naphta & The Shamans' [Astigmatic Records, 2018]
Nate Smith, 'Kinfolk: Postcards From Everywhere' [Ropeadope Records, 2017]
Nick Pride & The Pimptones, 'Rejuiced Phat Shake' [Legere Recordings, 2014]
Nicola Conte, 'Free Souls' [Schema Records, 2014]
Nicola Conte, 'Love & Revolution' [Impulse, 2014]
Nicola Conte & Spiritual Galaxy, 'Let Your Light Shine On' [MPS Records, 2018]
Nicole Willis & Banda Palomita, 'My Soul Sensation' [Persephone Records, 2019]

Orgone, 'Undercover Mixtape' [Colemine Records, 2018]

Paul Randolph, 'In The Company of Others' [Mahogani, 2017]
Philippe Baden Powell, 'Notes Over Poetry' [Far Out Recordings, 2017]
Prince, 'Art Official Age' [Warner Bros, 2014]
Prince, 'PlectrumElectrum' [Warner Bros, 2014]
Prince, 'Purple Rain' Expanded Edition [Warner Brothers, 2017]
Professor Wouassa, 'Grow Yes Yes!' [Matasuna Records, 2017]

R+R=Now, 'Collagically Speaking [Blue Note Records, 2018]
[re:jazz], 'Kaleidoscope' [Infracom, 2012]
Record Kicks 'Soul Sides' [Record Kicks, 2017]
Record Kicks, 'Record Kicks 10: 2003-2013' [Record Kicks, 2013]
Res, 'Refried Mac' [2013]
Resavoir, 'Resavoir' [International Anthem, 2019]
Resolution 88, 'Raios Do Sol' [Splash Blue, 2016]
Robert Glasper, 'F__k Yo Feelings' [Blue Note, 2019]
Ronald Bruner Jr, 'Triumph' [World Galaxy Records, 2017]
Richard Spaven, 'Whole Other' [2014]

Sanja Markovic, 'Ascension' [A.MA Records, 2020]
Sean Khan, 'Palmares Fantasy' [Far Out Recordings, 2018]
Sean Khan, 'Distant Voice' [BBE Records, 2019]
Seravince & LYMA 'Junk Love' [2019]
Sharon Jones & The Dap-Kings, 'Soul of A Woman' [Daptone Records, 2017]
The Soul Immigrants, 'Covers For Lovers & Others' [2017]
Snarky Puppy, 'Family Dinner, Volume 2' [2016]
Soul Understated, 'Songs in the Key of Grease' [2017]
Star Kitchen, 'Entirely' [Color Red Records, 2020]
Stephanie McKay, 'Song In My Heart' [Ropeadope Records, 2018]
Studio Rio, 'The Brazil Connection' [2014]
Syleena Johnson, 'The Rebirth of Soul' [Shanachie Records, 2017]
The Suffers, 'Everything Here' [Shanachie Records, 2018]
Surly, 'Trip To Warsaw' [Astigmatic Records, 2018]

Tensei, 'Speak Your Truth' [Def Presse, 2020]

Uncivilized, 'Reign STOMP' / 'Yams' [UNCIV MUSIC, 2020]

Vibration Black Finger, 'Can You See What I'm Trying to Say' [Jazzman Records, 2020]

Wild Card, 'Beast From The East' [2019]

Zbonics, 'Tripwire' [Color Red Records, 2020]

'Art Official Age' by Prince

'Back in Time' by Judith Hill

'Basementality 2' by Amp Fiddler

'Black Radio' by Robert Glasper Experiment
'The Brazil Connection' by Studio Rio

Chris Dave & The Drumhedz Mixtape

'Emma Jean' by Lee Fields

'Forever Dreaming' by Myles Sanko

'Free Souls' by Nicola Conte

'Heroes + Misfits' by Kris Bowers

'Jonny Pt1' by Gizelle Smith

'Kaleidoscope' by [re:jazz]

'L'Etrange' by Caroline Lacaze

'Lady' by Lady

'Lou Bond' by Lou Bond

'Love & Revolution' by Nicola Conte

'Love Sex Passion' by Raheem DeVaughn

'No Beginning No End' by Jose James

'PlectrumElectrum' by Prince & 3rdEyeGirl

'Record Kicks 10: 2003-2013'

'Refried Mac' by Res

'Rejuiced Phat Shake' by Nick Pride & The Pimptones

'Retox' by Lakecia Benjamin

'Season's Greetings' by Olympic Cyclone Band

'Soul Intoxication' by Basement Freaks

'Soul Power' by Curtis Harding

'While You Were Sleeping' by Jose James

'Whole Other*' by Richard Spaven


D'Angelo: 'Black Messiah' (+ live @ Brixton’s O2 Academy 03/02/12)

Sharon Jones & The Dap-Kings [LIVE, 16th May 2014 @ The Roundhouse]

Jose James live @ XOYO, London [9th April 2013]






Year in review

Top 5 albums

Honourable mentions

m1xtap6 (30 awesome songs for 2016)

Top 6(!) albums

Top 5 albums

Top albums #5-#2, #1

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