Rain Drop (Beach Boys, Bad and Boujee, Harmony)

No Beginning (best of a worst year)

For The Good Times (Majestic Arrows, Sadness, self-pity)

On My Mind (Gord Downie, bad news)

Please Hear Me (Usher, perfection)

Lemme Know (Vince Staples, sexy Stuttering)

Learn Learn Learn Learn Learn (Rihanna, Mantras, Magic Spells)

Do What You Can (Grimes, being a person v. being a woman)

Uplift (SAD lamps, good times)

Not That Good at Breathing In (Day jobs, Courtney Barnett)

Push Pull (privilege, pleasure, The Weeknd)

Paint Every Insignificance a Sign (The Weakerthans forever)

Twice Over (Girlpool, punk rock, twin-sounds)

So Anxious (Drake, Ginuwine, thirst-as-superpower)

In Favor of One's Time (St. Vincent, jealousy, wanting)

Hand in Unloveable Hand (a really intense footnote re: the Pina Colada song)

Alternating Current  (Drake + Big Sean semi-fanfic)