It's been quite a year, hasn't it? Judging by social media, many of you are looking forward to flipping the calendar over to 2017. Before you do, however, we thought we'd take a quick second to look back at some of our favorite people, albums, art exhibits, movies and more from the past 12 months.

It's been quite a year, hasn't it?

Judging by social media, many of you are looking forward to flipping the calendar over to 2017.

Before you do, however, we thought we'd take a quick second to look back at some of our favorite people, albums, art exhibits, movies and more from the past 12 months.

Because while 2016 might have been rocky at times, it wasn'tallbad.