2016 was the year of musical creativity and shameless ingenuity. For once, stepping outside of the box was an advantage, rather than a risk. We saw artists reach out of their comfort zones and set musical standards higher than ever before. This year saw artists from different cosmos in the studio together, records that completely disregarded genre barriers, and albums that transformed careers.
With that being said, we put together our top 10 albums of the year, which we think shined amongst the steady flow of impressive releases. Explore our picks below for the Top 10 Albums of 2016 below.
10. ZHU – GENERATIONWHY
9. Eric Prydz – Opus
8. Kanye West – The Life Of Pablo
7. deadmau5 – W:/2016ALBUM/
6. The Weeknd – Starboy
5. Frank Ocean – Blonde
4. MSTRKRFT – OPERATOR
3. Lido – Everything
2. Kaytranada – 99.9%
1. Flume – Skin
Honorable Mention: Post Malone – Stoney
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