Thursday, December 16, 2010

OKSG's Best of 2010

As everyone knows the album format isn't the strongest these days, but still as a true fan of the format I've gotta acknowledge those albums that I feel were the best of this year. Here goes...

Best Albums•••

1. Flying Lotus- Cosmogramma
2. Kanye West- My Beautiful Dark Twisted Fantasy
3. Gonjasufi- A Sufi and A Killer
4. Actress- Splaszh
5. Mark Ronson & the Business International- Record Collection
6. Bilal- Airtight's Revenge
7. Erykah Badu- New Amerykah Part Two (Return Of The Ankh)
8. Suite for Ma Dukes- Miguel Atwood Ferguson

Best EPs•••

James Blake - CMYK
Girl Unit - IRL
Kavsrave- Quotes

Honorable Mentions•••
Anika- Anika
Teebs - Ardour
Caribou- Swim
Aloe Blacc- Good Things
Janelle Monae- The Archandroid

Best Tracks•••

"Just Vybe (Soule Power Mix)" - DVA ft. Fatima
"So Derobe" - Joy Orbison
"Tried For Love" (Hudson Mohawke Rmx)- Krystal Klear
"Ima Burn Em"- DJ Nate
"Can't Get Used to Those"- Dimlite
"Blackmagic" - Jose James
"Special" - Maddslinky ft. Omar
"Once in a While"- Lone
"Footcrab" - Addison Groove
"Square One"- Mosca
"Kaychunk" - Kyle Hall
"Heavy As Stone"- Mark Pritchard
"Smooth Skin" - Quest
"Lost Where I Belong" (Flying Lotus Remix)- Andreya Triana
"The Resistance"- Drake
"I Need Love"/ "Squark" - Roska
"MDMA"- Redlight
"Fuck Work"(Dam Funk Remix)- Cubic Zirconia
"Carry the Weight" - Machinedrum
"Average Fruit" - Quadron
"VCR"- Tyler the Creator

Best Mixe§•••

Ahu Fact Mix
BBC 1Xtra Deviation/ Soulful Beats Benji B 2010 09 26 Theo Parrish Special

Mike Paradinas 2006- 2010 Footwork Mix
Yao - Big City Bright Lights Minimix