2019 Top Ten List Spotlight: John Richards

2019 Countdown
Fontaines DC w/ DJ John Richards // photo by Jake Hanson (view set)

For the next few weeks, we'll be spotlighting our KEXP DJs Top Albums of 2019, leading up to our 2019 Top 90.3 Album Countdown. Vote today for your favorite albums of the year, and you’ll be entered into a drawing to win a 10 CD pack of the Top Albums of 2019, as voted on by KEXP listeners. Voting ends on Friday, December 6th at 6:00 PM PT, so let us know your favorites now, and tune in on Friday, December 13th to hear if your picks made the list! 

John Richards' 2019 Top Ten Albums

rank artist album label
1 Sault 5 Forever Living Originals
2 Michael Kiwanuka Kiwanuka Polydor
3 Rudy Willingham Dunk Reactions self-released
4 Haelos Any Random Kindness Infectious
5 Fontaines DC Dogrel Partisan
6 Strand of Oaks Eraserland Dead Oceans
7 Karen O & Dangermouse Lux Prima BMG
8 LCD Soundsystem Electric Lady Sessions DFA
9 Lemolo Swansea self-released
10 Sharon Van Etten Remind Me Tomorrow Jagjaguwar

John Richards is the host of The Morning Show, airing Monday through Friday, 6-10 AM PT.