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 Albums of the Year, Jazz Recordings of the Year - Finalists 2021

by Joshua Lee

We have the much-enjoyable task of going back through our favourite releases of 2021 - and there were plenty to choose from! Before we announce our top 5 albums of the year, have a read through our 25 finalists, and 10 favourite reissues...

 Albums of the Year, Jazzwise Albums of the Year 2020

by Matt Groom

Jazzwise reveal their favourite new albums of 2020 with a selection reflecting just how exciting the current jazz scene is, with newer artists vying with the old guard.

 Albums of the Year, Jazz Recordings of the Year 2020

by Matt Groom

After much deliberation, we are thrilled to reveal our top five Jazz Recordings of the Year.

 Albums of the Year, Downbeat Readers Poll 2019

by Matt Groom

The top 10 Albums of the Year as selected by Downbeat's readers.

 Albums of the Year, Presto Jazz Albums of the Year 2019

by Matt Groom

Matt has the enjoyable task of picking out his favourite jazz recordings of 2019, a year that saw the release of so many excellent releases. Feel free to get annoyed with his choices - that's the fun of lists after all!

 Albums of the Year, Jazzwise Albums of the Year 2019

by Matt Groom

Jazzwise reveal their favourite new albums of 2019 with a selection reflecting just how exciting the current jazz scene is, with newer artists vying with the old guard.