2018 was easily the best year for music since I started doing my “Favorites” lists a few years ago. Hip hop certainly dominated my Spotify plays, but a certain Texas soul singer earned the prestigious honors of “Allen Echo’s #1 Song and Album”: Mr. Leon Bridges.
As another year wraps up, it’s always fun to look back and recognize the music that blessed our ears over the last 12 months. For me, 2017 was the year of K.R.I.T. Here are my favorite 10 albums and 20 songs: