Friend to GFM DJ Polished Solid has done it again!!! If you missed any of these from last year, no worries there’s always time to get hip and DJ Polished gives the full rundown on the what’s good in the audio hood.

Description:
We’re getting our annual best of party started. The Best Albums will be the first of 4 shows. The Best Songs, Remixes, and the Originals of the Remixes will follow.

Here’s additional commentary:
http://dj.polishedsolid.com/best-2014/

Check out the tracklisting after the jump!

Tracklisting:
Cold Dead – Flying Lotus – [Warp Records]
Lightning – Nu:Tone – [Hospital Records]
Rule – Actress – [Werkdiscs]
Ahead the Ship Sleeps – FaltyDL – [Ninja Tune]
2 Is 8 – Lone – [R&S Records]
Change – Nu:Tone – [Hospital Records]
Never Catch Me Feat. Kendrick Lamar – Flying Lotus – [Warp Records]
10 Happy Birthday – Mac Miller – [Rostrum]
Soliloquy – Isaiah Rashad – [Top Dawg Entertainment]
Stuck – Lone – [R&S Records]
Holocomm – Nu:Tone – [Hospital Records]
WHAT IT FEELS LIKE – Prince – [Warner Bros]
Say That You’ll – Nu:Tone – [Hospital Records]
Really Love – D’Angelo & The Vanguard – [RCA]
U KNOW – Prince – [Warner Bros]
Another Love – Alice Smith – [Rainwater / Thirty Tigers]
Brad Jordan (feat. Michael Da Vinci) – Isaiah Rashad – [Top Dawg Entertainment]
Heart & Soul – FaltyDL – [Ninja Tune]
Spacejazz feat. Swindle – B.P.D.R. – [Cyanide Recordings]
Fiesta Del Luna – B.P.D.R. – [Cyanide Recordings]
Frontin – FaltyDL – [Ninja Tune]
Some Jazz Shit – FaltyDL – [Ninja Tune]
Aurora Northern Quarter – Lone – [R&S Records]
Soda – Azealia Banks – [Prospect Park]
Skyline – Actress – [Werkdiscs]
Restless City – Lone – [R&S Records]
Miss Camaraderie – Azealia Banks – [Prospect Park]
Rap – Actress – [Werkdiscs]
Jfk (feat. Theophilus London) – Azealia Banks – [Prospect Park]
08 Therapy – Mac Miller – [Rostrum]
The Charade – D’Angelo & The Vanguard – [RCA]
01 Inside Outside – Mac Miller – [Rostrum]
Contagious – Actress – [Werkdiscs]
18 Insomniak – Mac Miller – [Rostrum]
Banana – Isaiah Rashad – [Top Dawg Entertainment]
Immersed – B.P.D.R. – [Cyanide Recordings]
Dånger – FaltyDL – [Ninja Tune]
The Boys Who Died In Their Sleep Feat. Captain Murphy – Flying Lotus – [Warp Records]
STOPTHISTRAIN – Prince & 3RDEYEGIRL – [Warner Bros]
One More Time – B.P.D.R. – [Cyanide Recordings]
Miss Amor – Azealia Banks – [Prospect Park]
Siren Song Feat. Angel Deradoorian – Flying Lotus – [Warp Records]
R.I.P. Kevin Miller – Isaiah Rashad – [Top Dawg Entertainment]
ANOTHERLOVE – Prince & 3RDEYEGIRL – [Warner Bros]
Another Life – D’Angelo & The Vanguard – [RCA]
Back to the Future (Part I) – D’Angelo & The Vanguard – [RCA]

Ivan Orr is a multi-instrumentalist, composer, performer, and writer. A native of Charlottesville, Virginia Ivan was involved with the forming and nascent days of The Music Resource Center as its first Program Director. A graduate of Virginia Commonwealth University’s Department of Music, Ivan currently resides in Richmond, VA where he maintains an active performance and production schedule while serving as the Music Editor for Grown Folks Music, a position he has held since 2010.