The 2010’s are coming to an end. That being the case, we’re asking our followers for their favorite albums from each year to celebrate all the great music from the decade. We’ve provided the favorites you picked from 2016 below in alphabetical order (by band name). Dig in and find some nostalgia or discover something you haven’t heard before!

Thank you to everyone who contributed. If you’d like to contribute to upcoming lists, be on the lookout for the relevant “decade in review…” posts over on our Facebook page.

Aborted – Retrogore
After The Burial – Dig Deep
Amaranthe – Maximalism
Angelspit – Cult of Fake
Animals As Leaders – The Madness Of Many
Architects – All Our Gods Have Abandoned Us
Asphyx – Incoming Death
Biffy Clyro – Ellipsis
Blood Incantation – Starspawn
Borknagar – Winter Thrice
Car Bomb – Meta
Carnifex – Slow Death
Crystal Lake – True North
Dance Gavin Dance – Mothership
Death Angel – The Great Divide
Deftones – Gore
The Dillinger Escape Plan – Dissociation
Emarosa – 131
ERRA – Drift
Every Time I Die – Low Teens
Fallujah – Dreamless
Famous Last Words – Incubus
Forevermore – Integral
Gatecreeper – Sonoran Deprivation
Gojira – Magma
Haken – Affinity
Humanity’s Last Breath – Detestor
Infant Annihilator – The Elysian Grandeval Galériarch
In Hearts Wake / Northlane – Equinox
Inter Arma – Paradise Gallows
Invent, Animate – Stillworld
I Shall Devour – The Misanthropist
Issues – Headspace
Jinjer – King of Everything
Katatonia – The Fall of Hearts
Khemmis – Hunted
Knocked Loose – Laugh Tracks
Korn – Serenity of Suffering
Meshuggah – The Violent Sleep of Reason
Metallica – Hardwired… to Self-Destruct
Nails – You Will Never Be One Of Us
Navajo Witch – Ghost Sickness
The Neal Morse Band – The Similitude of a Dream
Norma Jean – Polar Similar
Oathbreaker – Rheia
Obscura – Akroasis
Omnium Gatherum – Grey Heavens
Periphery – Periphery III: Select Difficulty
Plini – Handmade Cities
Polyphia – Renaissance
Rawtekk – Here’s to Them
Sabaton – The Last Stand
Serpentine Dominion – Self-Titled
Slice The Cake – Odyssey to the West
Sylar – Help
TesseracT – Polaris / Errai
Textures – Phenotype
To The Wind – The Brighter View
Twelve Foot Ninja – Outlier
Vektor – Terminal Redux
Volumes – No Sleep
Wolves At The Gate – Types and Shadows
Zao – The Well Intentioned Virus
The Zenith Passage – Solipsist