Best Jazz Albums of 2016


01
Thank You Scientist
Stranger Heads Prevail

4.04
471 votes
02
Hiromi
Spark

3.95
22 votes
03
Justin Hurwitz
La La Land (Original Motion Picture Soundtrack)

3.95
88 votes
04
A Tribe Called Quest
We got it from Here… Thank You 4 Your service

3.94
425 votes
05
Niechec
Niechec

3.94
131 votes
06
Fire!
She Sleeps, She Sleeps

3.86
63 votes
07
Idris Ackamoor and The Pyramids
We Be All Africans

3.85
17 votes
08
Colin Stetson
Sorrow - Reimagining of Gorecki's 3rd Symphony

3.84
16 votes
09
Shabaka and the Ancestors
Wisdom of Elders

3.83
27 votes
10
Anna Högberg Attack
Anna Högberg Attack

3.83
21 votes
11
Snarky Puppy
Culcha Vulcha

3.81
37 votes
12
Injury Reserve
Floss

3.79
168 votes
13
Fire! Orchestra
Ritual

3.76
47 votes
14
Norah Jones
Day Breaks

3.75
38 votes
15
Koi Child
Koi Child

3.74
19 votes
16
Oddisee
The Odd Tape

3.73
26 votes
17
Uyama Hiroto
Freeform Jazz

3.73
24 votes
18
Little Tybee
Little Tybee

3.71
17 votes
19
GoGo Penguin
Man Made Object

3.7
52 votes
20
Melt Yourself Down
Last Evenings on Earth

3.69
18 votes
21
Yussef Kamaal
Black Focus

3.69
13 votes
22
Melanie De Biasio
Blackened Cities

3.68
17 votes
23
Esperanza Spalding
Emily's D+Evolution

3.64
105 votes
24
Horse Lords
Interventions

3.6
20 votes
25
Waclaw Zimpel
Lines

3.6
15 votes
26
Terrace Martin
Velvet Portraits

3.6
36 votes
27
Candiria
While They Were Sleeping

3.59
22 votes
28
Ab-Soul
Do What Thou Wilt.

3.58
123 votes
29
Painted in Exile
The Ordeal

3.57
21 votes
30
BADBADNOTGOOD
IV

3.56
136 votes
31
Sarathy Korwar
Day to Day

3.54
34 votes
32
Isaiah Rashad
The Sun's Tirade

3.5
107 votes
33
Elysian Fields
Ghosts of No

3.5
13 votes
34
Submotion Orchestra
Colour Theory

3.49
33 votes
35
De La Soul
and the Anonymous Nobody...

3.48
59 votes
36
Common
Black America Again

3.47
44 votes
37
Brain Tentacles
Brain Tentacles

3.28
40 votes
38
The Caretaker
Everywhere at the end of time

3.23
22 votes
39
Miles Davis / Robert Glasper
Everything's Beautiful

3.22
18 votes
40
J Dilla
The Diary

3.18
18 votes



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