1BTN’s Best Of 2020

1BTN have compiled a best of 2020 chart / list thing, It’s corking – thanks to the selections of 1BTN’s sound souls and the patience of Mr List a.k.a. Ian Lawton. You can grab it here. Our full selections are below. Also rather corking we hope you agree. Here’s to 2021 providing as much of a sweet soundtrack – only with more dancefloors to enjoy them on.

Kate’s Top 3 Tracks

Roisin Murphy – Something More – Skint

Glenn Davis – Special – F*CLR Music

Groove Armada – We’re Free (feat. Roseau) (Ashley Beedle North Street West Remix) – BMG

Kate’s Top 3 Albums

Roisin Murphy – Roisin Machine – Skint

Girls Of The Internet – Girls FM – Drab Queen

Horse Meat Disco – Love And Dancing – Glitterbox Recordings

Kate’s Fave Reissue Cocteau Twins – Garlands – 4AD

Kate’s Fav Compilation  Various – The Ladies of Too Slow Disco 2 – How Do You Are? 

Kate’s Fav Label High Fashion

Kate’s Lockdown saviours – welcoming Arnie (dog) & introducing him to Madge and Hubbell (cats), stairgates, gardening, Gillian Anderson, our 1BTN family, Roisin Murphy’s Mixcloud Live, Sophie Ellis Bextor, Luke Unabomber, swimming in the sea and kitchen giggles with Queenie.

Queenie’s Top 3 Tracks

Daniel Steinberg – Why Do You Hate Me? – Arms & Legs

Roisin Murphy – Murphy’s Law (Cosmodelica Remix) – Skint

Horse Meat Disco ft Fiorious – Give Me All Your Love – Glitterbox Recordings 

Queenie’s Top 3 Albums

Horse Meat Disco – Love And Dancing – Glitterbox Recordings

Roisin Murphy – Roisin Machine – Skint

Cinthie – Skylines – Aus Music

Queenie’s Fave Reissue Nina Simone – And Piano! – Music On Vinyl

Queenie’s Fav Compilation  Jalapeno Records – Two Decades of Funk Fire – Jalapeño Records 

Queenie’s Fav Label Skint Records

Queenie’s Lockdown saviours – open water swimming in my wetsuit (I’m still a cold water wimp!), yoga, 1BTN shows in the bath, having it with Homobloc online, our amazing neighbours, Patterns Pride seated-disco, going all National Trust with Arnie our dog and Mrs Wildblood. Oh and PPE spot cream. Lots of PPE spot cream.