Join KEXP’s daytime DJ line-up, Gabriel Teodros, John Richards, Cheryl Waters, Larry Mizell, Jr., and Kevin Cole, as they reflect on the 2020 releases that got them through the year that felt like a decade.
Join KEXP’s daytime DJ line-up, Gabriel Teodros, John Richards, Cheryl Waters, Larry Mizell, Jr., and Kevin Cole, as they reflect on the 2020 releases that got them through the year that felt like a decade. They share standout tracks from KEXP favorites like SAULT, IDLES, and Deep Sea Diver, as well as gems from Sa-Roc, Arlo Parks, Bartees Strange, Nappy Nina, and more.
1. Sa-Roc - The Black Renaissance (feat. Black Thought)
2. Quelle Chris and Chris Keys - Sacred Safe (feat. Merrill Garbus, Cavalier & Homeboy Sandman)
3. Essam & Petty Pro - Write Your Name (feat. Prospect and Umar Zia)
4. Jah9 - Note To Self (Okay) (feat. Chronixx)
5. Ivy Sole - BITTERSWEET
6. Benjamin Gibbard - Life in Quarantine
7. SAULT - Wildfires
8. Smokey Brights - I Love You But Damn
9. The Neverly Boys - Never Come Down
10. Jeff Tweedy - Love Is The King
11. Arlo Parks - Hurt
12. Nilüfer Yanya - Crash
13. Bartees Strange - Stone Meadows
14. Porridge Radio - Sweet
15. Dylan Cartlidge - Yellow Brick Road
16. SIR E.U. - Multimedia Artist (October 71)
17. Nappy Nina - Modestly (feat. maassai)
18. Nubya Garcia - The Message Continues
19. Yves Tumor - Medicine Burn
20. Jessica Winter - Sad Music
21. Working Men’s Club - A.A.A.A.
22. Songhoy Blues - Worry
23. IDLES - Grounds
24. Deep Sea Diver - Impossible Weight (feat. Sharon Van Etten)
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