Tony Toni Toné

Taste the Sugar Rush

In case you’re just joining us, the Best Year Ever mixtape is a nine-year tradition. It’s been so much fun to look back at what I listened to over the years.

I’m ending 2017 strong, and today, it’s my end of the year mixtape to close out what has ostensibly been a very weird year. The songs were pulled from my profile.

This year was a bit off, as a lot of my data was lost towards the end of summer because of iTunes and my desktop app wasn’t syncing properly. So, I used my most played for the past 90 days instead, which I think is far more indicative of the year I had. I feel like the first six months were a blur of anxiety that I’d rather forget. But these last few months have been amazing, and the music I listened to reflects that.

I encourage you to add these to your own playlist, and if you don’t have them, use my affiliate links below to purchase them on Amazon.

  1. Feels Good (paid link) by Tony Toni Toné
  2. Call Ticketron (paid link) by Run the Jewels
  3. Hard Times (paid link) by Paramore
  4. 2 On (Featuring ScHoolboy Q) (paid link) by Tinashe
  5. Forbidden Fruit (featuring Kendrick Lamar) (paid link) by J. Cole
  6. Jump (Live from O2) (paid link) by Girls Aloud
  7. Legend Has It (paid link) by Run the Jewels
  8. Sugar Rush (paid link) by AKB48
  9. Taste It (paid link) by Little Boots
  10. Chief Don’t Run (featuring Roman GianArthur) (paid link) by Jidenna
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