The highlights of 2021: best of, top and recommended music

Jan 3rd, 2022

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The highlights of 2021: best of, top and recommended music

2020, as we all know, has been a sh*t show. Luckily it hasn’t stopped the music, on the contrary, there’s been quality sounds aplenty. Here’s a list of Willwork4funk projects that have been charted in best music, top albums and recommended releases of the year and will be updated as things come in:

THE BAMBOOS inbest funk of 2021 according to website The Wicked Sound, in top albums of 2021 according to radio show The Rumpus Room on WESU (USA), in best album releases of 2021 according to Pete Brady of The Superfly Funk & Soul Show (UK).

COOKIN ON 3 BURNERS in best of 2021 roundup according to Music Republic Magazine (UK), in 2021 best instrumental funk songs according to blog Funkish (US).

CARWYN ELLIS & RIO 18 in best of the year 2021 according to record shop Mr Bongo (UK), in best of 2021 according to radio show The Pressure Drop on CJLO (Canada), in best international albums of 2021 according to Ultrasonica (Spain), intop ten albums of 2021 according to Carlo Maffini of RadioCoop (Italy), in best albums by Welsh artists in 2021 according to site Phwoarandpeace (UK), in albums of the year according to Radio Rebell (DE).

ALAN EVANS TRIO aka AE3 inbest funk of 2021 according to website The Wicked Sound.

MENAGERIE in top albums of 2021 according to radio show The Rumpus Room on WESU (USA) and in 2021 faves of Olindo Records (UK).

CHICKEN GRASS in top ten tracks of 2021 according to website Monkeyboxing (UK).

PM WARSON in top albums of 2021 according to radio show The Rumpus Room on WESU (USA), in best album releases of 2021 according to Pete Brady of The Superfly Funk & Soul Show (UK).

YORK inbest funk of 2021 according to website The Wicked Sound.

MOSQUITO HAWKS in best of 2021 according to radio show The Pressure Drop on CJLO (Canada).

SOUL SUGAR inbest funk of 2021 according to website The Wicked Sound, in top albums of 2021 according to radio show The Rumpus Room on WESU (USA), in 2021 best instrumental funk songs according to blog Funkish (US), in best tracks of 2021 according to DJ Ness of Ness Radio (France).

THE JAZZ DEFENDERS in notable releases of 2021 according to Seoseamhm (UK).

KAT EATON in Classic 21’s best moments of 2021 according to national radio station Classic 21 (Belgium), top picks of 2021 according to radio show The Low End Theory (Australia), intop ten albums of 2021 according to Carlo Maffini of RadioCoop (Italy).

THE FILTHY SIX in 2021 best instrumental funk songs according to blog Funkish (US).

HAMBURG SPINNERS in top albums of 2021 according to radio show The Rumpus Room on WESU (USA), in 2021 best instrumental funk songs according to blog Funkish (US).

LANCE FERGUSON in top picks of 2021 according to radio show The Low End Theory (Australia).

THE AMAZIN’ FIVE in notable releases of 2021 according to Seoseamhm (UK).

GOLDEN RULES COMP in best of 2021 according to radio show The Pressure Drop on CJLO (Canada), in 2021 best instrumental funk songs according to blog Funkish (US).

GIZELLE SMITH in top picks of 2021 according to radio show The Low End Theory (Australia), intop ten albums of 2021 according to Carlo Maffini of RadioCoop (Italy), in best album releases of 2021 according to Pete Brady of The Superfly Funk & Soul Show (UK).

KERBSIDE COLLECTION in best tracks of 2021 according to DJ Ness of Ness Radio (France).

CRUSHED VELVET & THE VELVETEERS are up for a Grammy!