Antibalas Afrobeat orchestra subway photo

Antibalas sporting the animal masks they wore on the cover of their 2012 self-titled Daptone Records release.

Courtesy of our friends over at The Afrobeat Blog, here’s a list of the Top 15 Afrobeat Albums of 2012. Topping the list is Brooklyn-based Antibalas, featuring drummer and ThisWorldMusic Ghana study abroad alum Miles Arntzen.