Here are the 50 best tracks of 2016 so far

It’s hard to take in, really. There have been top-shelf tracks from everywhere and every genre, some surprising, and some long-awaited. We’re brought you our picks for the best albums of 2016 so far, now it’s time to pick through the best tracks the first half of this rotten year have produced.

Check out 40 of our selections in no particular order on this page and next, or just jump to our top 10 here.

Olympia – ‘Smoke Signals’

Coco Solid feat. Disasteradio – ‘Slow Torture’

Sarah Mary Chadwick – ‘Makin’ It Work’

Modern Baseball – ‘Wedding Singer’

The 1975 – ‘The Sound’

Loose Tooth – ‘Bites Will Bleed’

Fifth Harmony – ‘Work From Home’

Miike Snow – ‘Genghis Khan’

No Zu – ‘Spirit Beat’

Big Smoke – ‘Harley & Rose’

Spike Fuck – ‘Guts’

Drake – ‘One Dance’

Lontalius – ‘Glow’

Marcus Whale – ‘My Captain’

RÜFÜS – ‘Innerbloom’

Ngaiire – ‘Diggin’

Kanye West – ‘Famous’

Luca Brasi – ‘Anything Near Conviction’

A$AP Ferg feat. ScHoolboy Q – ‘Let It Bang’

Deftones – ‘Prayers/Triangles’


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