1. Roberto Fonseca – ABUC (Montuno)
2. KAYTRANADA – 99.9% (HW&W)
3. The Colorist & Emiliana Torrini – The Colorist & Emiliana Torrini (Rough Trade)
4. La Yegros – Magnetismo (Soundaway)
5. Nouvelle Vague – I Could Be Happy (Kwaidan)
Start the New Year right by moving your feet to the music of Cuban pianist Roberto Fonseca, who tops this month’s chart with his latest collection of songs, ABUC. On this record, Fonseca lovingly revisits the melodies and rhythms of his homeland, retuning familiar sounds into something slick and modern. In short, ABUC is the perfect mid-winter pick-me-up. Watch “Afro Mambo” by Roberto Fonseca.