Here are the Top 20 albums of 2021 as picked by the Tomatrax executive leadership team! As has been the case in the past few years, rather than tell you about them, we have embedded the albums from Spotify so you can listen to them all in their entirety yourself.

20. Abdoujaparov – Race home grow love

19. Jim Bob – Who do we hate today?
18. Amyl and the Sniffers – Comfort to me

17. Tom Morello – The atlas underground flood

16. Shihad – Old gods
15. You Am I – The lives of others
14. The Hard-Ons – I’m sorry sir, that riff’s been taken
13. Liz Phair – Soberish
12. Fear Factory – Aggression continuum
11. Genesis Owusu – Smiling with no teeth
10. The Awakening – This Alchemy
9. They Might Be Giants – Book
8. Jane Weaver – Flock
7. The Notwist – Vertigo Days
6. Big Scary – Daisy
5. Parquet Courts – Sympathy for life
4. Royal Chant – Shoot the messenger
3. Made Kuti – For(e)ward
2. Dinosaur Jr – Sweep it into space
  1. Femi Kuti – Stop the hate