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.

Tory Lanez ebbs and flows at The Warfield

Tory Lanez

PHOTOS: The Canadian-born singer/rapper knows how to lift a crowd, and apparently, his fans understand as well.

A$AP Ferg, Tory Lanez rise above with MadeinTYO at The Regency Ballroom

A$AP Ferg

SHOW REVIEW: An epic trio of hip-hop heavyweights took over The Regency Ballroom during the Bay Area stop of “The Level Up Tour.”