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Wild Beast covered Madonna’s “Frozen”; Hayden tells us his Top 10 Songs of 2016

Wild Beasts released the very good Boy King this year, which took the band further into synthier, funkier territory. If you haven’t checked it out, you can stream it below. While on tour earlier this year, the band stopped by The AV Club to record a version of Madonna’s “Frozen” for the site’s “Holiday Undercover” video series. As usual, they bring their own unique spin to the hit and you can can watch that below.

We’ve been asking artists for year-end lists, and Wild Beasts singer Hayden Thorpe has given us Top 10 Songs of 2016, which include cuts from Nick Cave, Frank Ocean, Nicolas Jaar, Solange and more. Check out his full list below.

Hayden Thorpe tells us his Top 10 Songs of 2016
1. Solange “Cranes in the Sky”
2. Frank Ocean “White Ferrari”
3. James Blake “Always”
4. Nick Cave “Jesus Alone”
5. Kanye West “Saint Pablo”
6. ANOHNI “Drone Bomb Me”
7. Nicolas Jaar “Killing Time”
8. How To Dress Well “Lost Youth / Lost Youth”
9. Cashmere Cat “Wild Love”
10. David Bowie “Lazarus”

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