The Find Lists: Best of 2012

The Find Lists: Best of 2012
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5 favorite albums of 2012: 

Robert Glasper Experiment – Black Radio
Michael Kiwanuka – Home Again
Home Brew – Home Brew
S3 – Supa Soul Sh*t
Oddisse – People Hear What They See

Song Of The Year 2012: Homeboy Sandman – Whatchu want from me? (above)
Best (independent) label of 2012: Mello Music Group & Phonosaurus Records
Best mix of 2012: Hugo Kant – Follow Up
Biggest surprise: Nick Hakim
Biggest disappointment: J Dilla – Rebirth of Detroit
Most promising young talent: Joey Bada$$
Best artwork of 2012: The French Revolution (Alterbeats) / Black Radio (Robert Glasper) / Skelethon (Aesop Rock)
Best physical project: Seven Years with Atmosphere & Rhymesayers & Amon Tobin’s ISAM box set
Anticipating in 2013: New albums by Fat Freddy’s Drop and The Procussions.

Just an ordinary guy always on the hunt for extraordinary music. Not just as the founder of The Find Magazine & Rucksack Records, but also as a freelance music journalist (bylines at Tracklib, Bandcamp, Wax Poetics, DIG Mag, among others) and—above all—out of love for all kinds of good music.