Say what you want about 2017, but at least it featured 78 excellent songs

Look, here they are

We’ve not ordered our favourite tracks of the year like we did our albums of 2017, but we have put them into a playlist to enhance your holiday season.

There is a slight problem – not all of our selection are on Spotify. That’s not something we wanted to discriminate against, so we’ve linked out in the list below to where you can hear these missing numbers. There’s only a handful.

Well done, 2017, you did it again. Enjoy listening.

Loud And Quiet’s best songs of 2017 are:

Yaeji – Feel It Out
Mount Kimbie – Blue Train Lines
Drahla – Faux Text
Hookworms – Negative Space
Tune-Yards – Look At Your Hands
Thunder Jackson – Guilty Party
Chastity Belt – Different Now
Kevin Morby – Come To Me Now
Timber Timbre – Western Questions
Lower Slaughter – Bone Meal
Boy Harsher – Motion
Anna von Hausswolff – The Mysterious Vanishing of Electra
Blanck Mass – Please
Kelly Lee Owens/Jenny Hval – Anxi
Sorry – Wished
Thee Oh Sees – The Fool
JOHN – Ghost Printer
Gorillaz – Andromeda
Baxter Dury – Miami
St. Vincent – Hang on Me
Lorde – Supercut
Katy Perry – Swish Swish
Wiki – Mayor
Vince Staples – Crabs in a Bucket
Protomartyr – Windsor Hum
King Gizzard And the Lizard Wizard – Crumbling Castle
Molly Nilsson – About Somebody
Mozart’s Sister – Moment 2 Moment
Charlotte Gainsbourg – Deadly Valentine
Biig Piig – 24K
Eyedress – Manila Ice
Lorde – Perfect Places
Jarvis Cocker + Chilly Gonzales – Ice Cream As Main Course
Future Islands – Shadows
Wesley Gonzalez – In Amsterdam
Nadine Shah – Holiday Destination
Sleaford Mods – Snout
Self Esteem – Your Wife
Sheer Mag – Need To Feel Your Love
Malihini – Lose Everything
Gotts Street Park – Love In Bad Company
Ariel Pink – Another Weekend
Snapped Ankles – I Want My Minutes Back
Technology + Teamwork – K+B
Arca – Desafio
Denzel Himself – Bangin’
Circuit des Yeux – Paper Bag
Obongjayar – Endless
Sloan Peterson – 105
Benjamin Clementine – Jupiter
Torres – Skim
Josin – Feral Thing
Shit Girlfriend – I Don’t Wanna Die
LICE – Human Parasite
Ghostpoet – Immigrant Boogie
Lifestyle – DLR
Earlham Mystics – Stolen Hearts
HMLTD – To the Door
Kite Base – Transition
Tough Tits – Anxious
The National – Turtleneck
Aldous Harding – Horizon
London O’Connor – Nobody Hangs Out Anymore
Steve Lacy – Dark Red
Bad Breeding – The More The Merrier
Girlhood – Say It
Richard Dawson – Ogre
Jen Cloher – Forgot Myself
Kali Uchis – Tyrant
Wand – Plum
Father John Misty – Things It Would Have Been Helpful to Know Before the Revolution
Alex Cameron – Marlon Brando
Clark – Peak Magnetic
Idles – Mother
DUDs – Irregular Patterns
Kendrick Lamar – Loyalty
SZA – Supermodel
Mush – Alternative Facts