Anthem is a sound of representation standing for our culture and society now. There have been songs we’ve played on repeat this year and it’s not easy pop tunes we have in mind. These are deep, infectious tracks that soothed, surprised and excited. We give you the soundtrack of the year.

FKA Twigs – Two Weeks

Danny L Harle – In My Dreams

Pix – A Way to Say Goodbye

Perfume Genius – Queen

TALA – Alchemy

TOPS – Outside

Yung Lean – Yoshi City

Electric Youth – Runaway

Mac DeMarco – Chamber of Reflection

Deers – Castigadas en el Granero

Sharon Van Etten – Taking Chances

Flying Lotus ft. Kendrick Lamar – Never Catch Me