Best 50 Songs of 2016

If there is one redeeming quality about the furious train wreck that was 2016, it’s that a lot of good music came out. Here are 3|SP’s picks for the 50 best tracks of 2016:


40. “Shadow Man (feat. Saba, Smino, & Phoelix)” – Noname

This song is great for doing Chance the Rapper’s gospel sound better than Chance the Rapper. 

 


39. “Shut Up Kiss Me” – Angel Olsen

This song is great for when your significant other calls you soft.


38. “Have a Heart” – Cymbals Eat Guitars

This song is great for when she says she just wants to date a nice guy…but you’re a nice guy.


37. “Broccoli” – D.R.A.M.

This song is great for when the party is lit but so is your daily supply of fiber.


36. “Going Strong” – HOOPS

This song is great for filling in for Mac DeMarco in the year he didn’t release an album.


35. “Patient” – Post Malone

This song is great for vape trick videos.


34. “Lite Weight” – Anderson .Paak

This song is great for when you really can’t funk without it, no you really can’t fuss about it.


33. “Dog Years” – Maggie Rogers

This song is great for reminiscing about the greats – Air Bud, Marley, Beethoven, Marmaduke – and all the snow dogs that helped Cuba Gooding Jr. find a deeper meaning in life.


32. “Lockjaw (feat. Kodak Black)” – French Montana

This song is great for dropping the phone in the shower.


31. “Feel No Ways” – Drake

This song is great for being unlike the other boys. Also, check out this video: