2011

Songs from my favorite albums of 2011 in no particular order, other than how it was meant to be…

  1. Lighthouse — The Roots | Undun
  2. Old Statues — Other Lives | Tamer Animals
  3. What If We All Stopped Paying Taxes? — Sharon Jones & The Dap-Kings | Soul Time!
  4. Grapes On A Vine — Betty Wright & The Roots featuring Lil Wayne | Betty Wright: The Movie
  5. Good Man — Raphael Saadiq | Stone Rollin’
  6. The Living Proof — Mary J. Blige | My Life II…The Journey Continues (Act 1)
  7. Rock Me Gently — SuperHeavy | Super Heavy
  8. Back & Forth — Foo Fighters | Wasting Light
  9. The Edge Of Glory — Lady Gaga | Born This Way
  10. 16 Monkeys — Los Lonely Boys | Rockpango
  11. Welcome to the Jungle — Kanye West & JAY Z | Watch the Throne
  12. Words I Never Said — Lupe Fiasco featuring Skylar Grey | Lasers
  13. Here and Heaven — Stuart Duncan, Chris Thile, Edgar Meyer, Yo-Yo Ma and Aoife O’Donovan | The Goat Rodeo Sessions
  14. Run Away — Sarah Jarosz | Follow Me Down
  15. Wild Card In The Hole — Madeleine Peyroux | Note of Hope – A Celebration of Woody Guthrie
  16. How Many Times Have You Broken My Heart? — Norah Jones | The Lost Notebooks Of Hank Williams
  17. The Road Goes On And On — Robert Earl Keen | Ready For Confetti
  18. The Gulf Of Mexico — Steve Earle | I’ll Never Get Out Of This World Alive
  19. Then There Was You — Trombone Shorty featuring Ledisi | For True