The following lists are based on my favorite artists and bands every year of my life since 2013. The artists of each year are ordered in alphabetical order.

Best artist/band of the year is followed by a
Best artists/bands of every year are followed by a
New artists/bands of every year are prepended with a


HUNNY 2021
HUNNY is the band of the year.
  • Alvvays
  • Beach House
  • BØRNS
  • Dirty Projectors
  • half·alive
  • HUNNY
  • Perfume Genius
  • Snail Mail
  • Soccer Mommy
  • SOPHIE
  • Tame Impala
  • Technicolor Fabrics
  • Vampire Weekend


Beach House 2020
Beach House is the band of the year.
  • Alvvays
  • Beach House
  • BENEE
  • Clairo
  • Dirty Projectors
  • Dreamgirl
  • El Cuarto TIPO
  • half·alive
  • HUNNY
  • No Vacation
  • Melody's Echo Chamber
  • mxmtoon
  • of Montreal
  • Perfume Genius
  • Tame Impala
  • Temples
  • Unknown Mortal Orchestra


Tame Impala 2019
Tame Impala is the band of the year.
  • Alvvays
  • Beach House
  • boy pablo
  • CHILDCARE
  • Clairo
  • Dirty Projectors
  • El Cuarto TIPO
  • half·alive
  • Hundred Waters
  • Japanese Breakfast
  • Melody's Echo Chamber
  • of Montreal
  • Perfume Genius
  • Phum Viphurit
  • St. Vincent
  • Superorganism
  • Tame Impala
  • Tessa Violet
  • The Marías
  • Tune-Yards
  • Unknown Mortal Orchestra


Dirty Projectors 2018
Dirty Projectors is the band of the year.
  • Amber Coffman
  • Crumb The Band
  • Dirty Projectors
  • Hundred Waters
  • Miss Li
  • Moonchild
  • Phum Viphurit
  • St. Vincent
  • Superorganism
  • Tessa Violet
  • The Marías
  • Tom Grennan
  • Tune-Yards


Hundred Waters 2017
Hundred Waters is the band of the year.
  • Chase & Status
  • Foreign Beggars
  • Hundred Waters
  • Jack Ü
  • Marshmello
  • Miss Li
  • Skrillex
  • St. Vincent
  • Tom Grennan
  • Tune Yards


Chase & Status 2016
Chase & Status is the band of the year.
  • Chase & Status
  • Foreign Beggars
  • Jack Ü
  • Marshmello
  • Skrillex
  • Tom Grennan


Marshmello 2015
Marshmello is the artist of the year.
  • Marshmello
  • Rukkus
  • Skrillex
  • Waterflame


Rukkus 2014
Rukkus is the artist of the year.
  • Rukkus
  • Waterflame


aivi & surasshu 2013
aivi & surasshu is the band of the year.
  • aivi & surasshu