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.

Time Out London: 30 Best Albums of 2014

05 December 2014

Time Out London: 30 Best Albums of 2014

[see also 2015]

  1. La RouxTrouble in Paradise
  2. Damon AlbarnEveryday Robots
  3. Todd TerjeIt’s Album Time
  4. GoatCommune
  5. Little DragonNabuma Rubberband
  6. The War on DrugsLost in the Dream
  7. FKA twigsLP1
  8. Ibibio Sound MachineIbibio Sound Machine
  9. CaribouOur Love
  10. Owen PallettIn Conflict
  11. JungleJungle
  12. WarpaintWarpaint
  13. HookwormsThe Hum
  14. Royal BloodRoyal Blood
  15. Taylor Swift1989
  16. Sun Kil MoonBenji
  17. Perfume GeniusToo Bright
  18. Kate TempestEverybody Down
  19. Mica LeviUnder the Skin
  20. The HorrorsLuminous
  21. Future IslandsSingles
  22. (Sandy) Alex GDSU
  23. Aphex TwinSyro
  24. Damien RiceMy Favourite Faded Fantasy
  25. BeckMorning Phase
  26. East India YouthTotal Strife Forever
  27. MetronomyLove Letters
  28. Richard DawsonNothing Important
  29. SBTRKTWonder Where We Land
  30. Sam SmithIn the Lonely Hour