Edited on 01/11/2017 to correct an oversight in the Honorable Mentions list.
Every year I get a kick out of listing my musical top-plays and favorites for the year gone by, so I’m at it again. People who know my musical tastes from postings here and elsewhere know that female vocalists are my thing, and 2016 was no different.
My Top 5 Most-Played Artists in 2016 (tracked on last.fm)
#4: The Pretty Reckless
#3: Demi Lovato
#2: Lana Del Rey
My Most-Played Album in 2016: Art Angels – Grimes
My Most-Played Track (and Music Video) in 2016: Kill v. Maim – Grimes
Top-Played Artists / Music Actually Released in 2016
#7: Atmosphere (feat. Kelly Sweet) – Husman
#6: Prisoner – The Pretty Reckless
#5: We Only Come Out at Night – Alexx Calise
#4: Boyfriend – Tegan and Sara
#3: Night Drive Loneliness – Garbage
#2: Used to Love You – Gwen Stefani
#1: Antidote – Emily Wells
Honorable Mentions for 2016
#4a: Feral Hearts – Kerli (missed including this one in the original post, so I’m correcting that mistake now)
#3: Spoil Me – Mya
#2: Stone Cold – machineheart
#1: Gold – Kiiara
Here’s looking at you, 2017! Bring it on.