10 Best Canadian Albums Of 2016

With legends like Leonard Cohen, David Bowie, Prince and George Michael passing, 2016 has been an emotional music year.

But the year also brought us some major works worthy of breaking records.

In such a spirit, here is a list of the 10 best Canadian albums of 2016, in no particular order:

Tegan and Sara, Love You to Death


Gord Downie, Secret Path

The Weeknd, Starboy


Leonard Cohen, You Want It Darker


Drake, Views


BadBadNotGood, IV


Tanya Tagaq, Retribution

Kaytranada, 99.9%


A Tribe Called Red, We Are the Halluci Nation


Shawn Mendes, Illuminate