The 25 best live music acts of 2016

Best live music acts of 2016

The 2016 BAMS List: Showbams covered many excellent bands, musicians and DJs throughout 2016 — the following 25 acts are our favorite live performers of the year.

Chicago rapper Mick Jenkins pours his heart and soul out during his latest stop through LA

Mick Jenkins

SHOW REVIEW: The 25-year-old emcee used his lyrical sword to cut through faith, violence and race toward a light, which at the very least, was different.