Q's Top 20 Albums of 2011: #14

14 - tUnE-yArDs.jpgThe Oakland, California-based band tUnE-yArDs have the #14 spot on Q's Top 20 Albums of 2011 for w h o k i l l. Frontwoman Merrill Garbus hails from Connecticut, has lived in Montreal and done some life-changing travel in Africa. Her travels have inspired the content and sound of w h o k i l l, which blends hip-hop, R&B, dub poetry and international rhythms. It's one of the most exciting records released this year, and Merrill & co. dropped by Studio Q this fall to discuss the album and deliver a trio of dynamic live performances. Watch tUnE-yArDs perform "Bizness" below.

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