After much deliberation and counting of votes, the top five acts voted for by the UK blogosphere have been released, with Guenrsey multi-instrumentalist Mura Masa taking the top spot.
Mura Masa, real-name Alex Crossan, is a 19 year old electronic producer and songwriter that has already seen success with his recently released tracks Firefly, Love For That, and Lovesick F*ck – gaining him millions of streams on Soundcloud and YouTube.
Blog Sound of 2016: Top 5
1st Mura Masa
2nd The Japanese House
5th Loyle Carner
You can see/hear the Blog Sound of 2016 long list here
A big thanks to Robin from Breaking More Waves for doing all the work in collecting votes this and every year.
The blogs that voted in this years poll are:
A Pocket Full Of Seeds, A World Of Music And Madness, Across The Kitchen Table,Alphabet Bands, Beat Surrender, Bratfaced LDN, Breaking More Waves, Brighton Music Blog, Cruel Rhythm, Chord Blossom, Daisy Digital, Dive, Details Of My Life, Dots And Dashes, Drunken Werewolf, Digital Shuffle, Echoes And Dust, Electronic Rumors,Encore Northern Island, Even The Stars, Faded Glamour, Get Into This, Get Some, God Is In The TV, I Love Pie, Just Music I Like, Kemptation, Killing Moon, Little Indie Blogs,Love Music: Love Life, Metaphorical Boat, Monkey Boxing, Music Liberation, Music Like Dirt, Music Umpire, Neon Filler, Not Many Experts, Popped Music, Pursuit Of Sound, Rave Child, Record Rewind Play, Scientists Of Sound, Some Of It Is True,Speaker Ink, Spectral Nights, Sweeping The Nation, Synth Glasgow, The Blue Walrus,The Devil Has The Best Tuna, The Electricity Club, The Evening’s Empire, The Mad Mackerel, The VPME, This Must Be Pop, Thoughts On Music, Too Many Blogs, What If I Had A Music Blog, When The Gramophone Rings.
You can find the previous Blog Sound winners at: 2015 | 2014 | 2013 | 2012