The Best of 2023

best albums i heard this year so far...

  1. Say She She

  2. melhor tributo a gal 4/5

  3. Alan Palomo, Neon Indian

    missing neon indian 4/5

  4. Inês é Morta

    post punk brazuca 4.5/5

  5. Jamila Woods

    gr8 4.5/5

  6. MAU
    Jaloo, MAU

    o melhor dela 4/5

  7. Voice of Baceprot

    girls & metal 4.5/5

  8. Yussef Dayes, Venna, Charlie Stacey, Black Classical Music

    jazz 4.5/5

  9. Victoria Monét, JAGUAR II

    que delicinha 4/5

  10. Sophia Chablau e Uma Enorme Perda de Tempo

    chablau 4/5

  11. dadá Joãozinho

    jazzistica brasileira 4.5/5

  12. The Chemical Brothers, Halo Maud, For That Beautiful Feeling

    psychedelia and raving 4/5

  13. Jungle

    hj pede uma jungle 4/5

  14. Leves Passos

    tão doce 4/5

  15. slowdive is always superb 4/5

  16. Besouro Mulher


  17. Urias

    eu amooo urias

  18. como essa luiza é bem melhor q a outra @ rs 4/5

  19. e ela tá d volta. 4/5

  20. Squid

    conseguiram fazer melhor que o album anterior. 5/5

  21. ANOHNI, Antony & The Johnsons

    eu amoooo ela. 4.5/5

  22. Decisive Pink, Kate NV, Deradoorian

    i just discovered that krautrock is something i love. 4.5/5


    industrialzão pesado com funk pesado. 4/5

  24. Jessy Lanza

    what if kelela and jamie xx were one? 4.5/5

  25. Geese

    esse me surpreendeu, bem cruzão e cheio de jam. 4/5

  26. The Lemon Twigs

    i was looking to listen to somethin different, and i found it beautifully sad. 4.5/5

  27. Domenico Lancellotti

    a instrumentação é perfeita 4/5

  28. Two Internet Ghosts

    synth pop with some darkwave, hard techno, just great. 4/5

  29. Pabllo Vittar

    aaaaa perfeito, e tão brasileiro! 4/5

  30. Alison Goldfrapp

    90s r back 4/5

  31. gospel afro-brasileiro lindooo 5/5

  32. Fever Ray

    i'm such a fan. been waitin too long for this and i'm fulfilled. 5/5

  33. WITCH

    didn't know i needed zamrock in my life 4.5/5

  34. Jessie Ware

    and she does it again, i didn't even know i missed disco so much 4.5/5

  35. wow, so creative and intense. i love yaeji 4.5/5

  36. Lucas Santtana

    probably the best candidate to "replace" caetano... 4.5/5

  37. Meshell Ndegeocello

    neo soul, jazz and afrobeat. this is a real gem. 4.5/5

  38. billy woods, Kenny Segal

    ever since i knew jazz rap was a genre i can't get enough of it. 4.5/5

  39. Janelle Monáe

    so sexy and chic. 4.5/5

  40. Tunico

    jazz misturado com vários estilos brasileiros. lindo. 4.5/5

  41. Yo La Tengo

    same ol' yo la tengo. great 4/5

  42. Depeche Mode

    depeche mode always makes me happy. 4/5

  43. Model/Actriz

    noise rock punk electronic all mixed up and done goood 4/5

  44. Mateus Fazeno Rock

    caos, ansiedade, desilusao, alternado com momentos de calmaria, paz e esperança. 4/5

  45. we gotta have post punk on this list 4/5

  46. Sara Não Tem Nome

    brasilidades melancólicas de uma distopia presente 4/5

  47. Tanukichan

    a crema do dream pop so far 4/5

  48. London Brew, Dan See, Benji B, Nubya Garcia, Martin Terefe, Tom Skinner, Tom Herbert, Dave Okumu, Theon Cross, Shabaka Hutchings, Raven Bush, Nikolaj Torp Larsen, Nick Ramm

    improv jazz, count me in 4/5

  49. Kelela

    ambient, breakbeat and r&b. Kelela is better than ever 4/5

  50. this is pop done great 4/5

  51. going experimental on jazz 4/5

  52. jazz minimalism to soothe your mind. 4/5

  53. Alex Anwandter

    latin american pop done great 4/5

The Best of 2023 is an album list curated by Samuel Vaz.

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