ByBase recommendations: Albums of 2016 worth listening

2016 has been very important not only because of the tragic loss of so many artists (RIP) who’s music had an impact on the industry or even the world, but also because of hundreds of songs and albums that were released last year. However, there are few pieces which we think need extra attention because it might be relevant for our dance community. We have made a list of albums released in 2016 that we recommend for you, so make sure you listen to them if you haven’t done so already.

Anderson .Paak – Malibu

Kendrick Lamar – untitled unmastered.

J. Cole – 4 Your Eyez Only

NxWorries – Yes Lawd!

A Tribe Called Quest – We Got It From Here, Thank You 4 Your Service

Childish Gambino – “Awaken, My Love!“

Skepta – Konnichiwa

Kaytranda – 99.9%

Schoolboy Q – Blank Face LP

Solange – A Seat at the Table

Chance the Rapper – Coloring Book

Kanye West – The Life of Pablo

Rihanna – Anti

Isaiah Rashad – The Sun’s Tirade

Bruno Mars – 24K Magic

Mac Miller – The Divine Feminine

Frank Ocean – Blonde

Kid Cudi – Passion, Pain & Demon Slayin’

Beyonce – Lemonade

BJ the Chicago Kid – In My Mind

Pro Era – PRO ERA

Vic Mensa – Theres’s Alot Going On

De La Soul – and the Anonymous Nobody…


Ab-Soul – Do What Thou Wilt.

J Dilla – The Diary

Nick Caution – Disguise The Limit

The Weeknd – Starboy

Domo Genesis – Awkward Groove

Snoop Dogg – COOLAID

Drake – Views

Giggs – Landlord

Future – EVOL

Smoke DZA – Don’t Smoke Rock

Vince Staples – Prima Donna