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Top 10 Soulful Albums & EPs: 2011

This year was quite an eventful one in the arena of indie and global/electro soul. So good, that we had to divide albums and EP’s. Thanks to social networking, Soundcloud, Bandcamp, and the blogosphere, we saw a plethora of super talented producers and singers. And although it was EXTREMELY hard to narrow it down to ten, here is how it stacked up for me.

Top Albums

  1. Thundercat – Golden Age Of Apocalypse
  2. Mark de Clive Lowe - Renegades
  3. Deborah Bond – Madam Palindrome
  4. Teeko – Light Up The Darkness
  5. Proh Mic – Rhythm For Days
  6. Ntjam Rosie – Elle
  7. Miles Bonny – Lumberjack Soul
  8. J*Davey - New Designer Drug
  9. I’ced – All In My Mind
  10. Iman Omari – Energy

Top EP’s

  1. King - The Story
  2. Zo! – Just Visiting Three
  3. Bilal Salaam – Pedagogia do Oprimido
  4. Afta 1 & Nikko Gray-Afta 1 & Nikko Gray
  5. Fatima – Follow You
  6. Malice & Mario Sweet – Happy 2 Year
  7. Bobby Blunt & Taku-A Travelers Notebook
  8. Meemee Nelzy - Kreyol
  9. The Hop – Self Titled EP
  10. Hawthorne Headhunters - Myriad of Now
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Duane is the Soulful Sundays Media Editor at KevinNottingham.com and resides in Chicago, IL.
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