Year-End Lists

Notable, browsable lists of the year's best music, movies, books, and TV shows. Year-end lists are fingerprints; aggregate statistics are smudges. Therefore, we make no tallies. Follow the link for each list to see essential commentary from its authors, at the source.

Greg Kot: Top 20 Albums of 2014

05 December 2014

Greg Kot: Top 20 Albums of 2014, as published by The Chicago Tribune and aired on Sound Opinions

[see also 2018, 2017, 2015, 2012, 2011]

  1. KelisFood
  2. ProtomartyrUnder Color of Official Right
  3. Benjamin BookerBenjamin Booker
  4. Mary J. BligeThe London Sessions
  5. WussyAttica!
  6. Run the JewelsRun the Jewels 2
  7. FKA twigsLP1
  8. Lydia LovelessSomewhere Else
  9. PreaturesBlue Planet Eyes
  10. WarpaintWarpaint
  11. Bob MouldBeauty & Ruin
  12. GoatCommune
  13. Courtney BarnettThe Double EP: A Sea of Split Peas
  14. Tom BrosseauGrass Punks
  15. Parquet CourtsSunbathing Animal
  16. SpoonThey Want My Soul
  17. Lucinda WilliamsDown Where the Spirit Meets the Bone
  18. Sturgill SimpsonMetamodern Sounds In Country Music
  19. Twin PeaksWild Onion
  20. Angel OlsenBurn Your Fire For No Witness