Ballots — John Seroff


1DJ Raff, Latino and Proud
Nacional Records
Points: 10
2E-40, The Block Brochure: Welcome to the Soil V. 1,2,3
Heavy on the Grind Entertainment
Points: 10
3Killer Mike, R.A.P. Music
Williams Street
Points: 10
4Frank Ocean, Channel Orange
Def Jam
Points: 10
5Usher, Looking 4 Myself
Points: 10
6Fatoumata Diawara, Fatou
Nonesuch / World Circuit
Points: 10
7Kendrick Lamar, Good Kid, m.A.A.d City
Points: 10
8Death Grips, The Money Store
Points: 10
9Lonnie Holley, Just Before Music
Dust to Digital
Points: 10
10Zammuto, Zammuto
Temporary Residence Limited
Points: 10


1Die Antwoord, "Fatty Boom Boom"
2Zilla, "Drank in My Cup"
3Lianne La Havas, "Forget"
Warner Bros.
4OMG Girlz, "Gucci This (Gucci That)"
5DJ Fresh With Rita Ora, "Hot Right Now"
6Ailee With Gi Kwang, "Heaven"
7Wiley, "Evolve or Be Extinct"
8Lil Chuckee, "Da Wop"
9AlunaGeorge, "You Know You Like It"
10BJ the Chicago Kid With Kendrick Lamar, "His Pain II"