We’ve featured our favorite female vocalists for the past two years, onetwo, but never felt the need to do it for the men. Well, we messed up our indie-pop playlist, so we made something good out of the mess.
Not only can these guys sing, but they put their voices into a sound just as good.
2014 Male Vocalists tracklist
Chet Faker – Gold
ZHU – Cocaine Model.
The Knocks – Comfortable Featuring X Ambassadors
SBTRKT – TEMPORARY VIEW ft SAMPHA
Les Sins – Why Ft. Nate Salman
Childish Gambino – The Palisades (Produced By Christian Rich)
Bipolar Sunshine – Deckchairs On The Moon
Blood Orange – Sutphin Boulevard
Mayer Hawthorne – Stay (Rihanna Cover)
Penguin Prison – All Night Long (Lionel Richie Cover)
Blood Cultures – Indian Summer
alt-J – Every Other Freckle
Leon Bridges – Coming Home
JMSN – Street Sweeper
Chris Malinchak – Happiness (feat. MNEK)
Majid Jordan – A Place Like This
Sam Sure – Hunger
Christian Gregory – Won’t Get Nowhere
RÜFÜS – SARAH (Touch Sensitive Remix)
Kendrick Lamara’s ‘I’ would be at the top of this list, but the SoundCloud stream was taken down.
[Blood Orange’s Sutphin Boulevard is a few years old, but he belongs here and that’s his best.]