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.

Gorilla vs. Bear: 50 Favorite Albums of 2015

01 December 2015

Gorilla vs. Bear: 50 Favorite Albums of 2015

[see also 2019, 2018, 2017, 2016, 2014, 2013, 2012, 2011, 2010s]

  1. GrimesArt Angels
  2. Panda BearPanda Bear Meets the Grim Reaper
  3. Jamie xxIn Colour
  4. Leon BridgesComing Home
  5. Cindy LeeAct of Tenderness
  6. Vince StaplesSummertime ’06
  7. HelenThe Original Faces
  8. Lower DensEscape From Evil
  9. Beach HouseThank Your Lucky Stars
  10. George Clanton100% Electronica
  11. U.S. GirlsHalf Free
  12. SophieProduct
  13. Sufjan StevensCarrie & Lowell
  14. Oneohtrix Point NeverGarden of Delete
  15. Young ThugBarter 6
  16. Julia HolterHave You In My Wilderness
  17. Bop EnglishConstant Bop
  18. Cousin StizzSuffolk County
  19. Autre Ne VeutAge Of Transparency
  20. The GalleriaCalling Card / Mezzanine
  21. Toro y MoiSamantha
  22. Domenique DumontComme ça
  23. DisasterpeaceIt Follows (Original Motion Picture Soundtrack)
  24. Lana Del ReyHoneymoon
  25. EartheaterRIP Chrysalis
  26. Erykah BaduBut You Caint Use My Phone
  27. Susanne SundførTen Love Songs
  28. AbraRose
  29. Joanna NewsomDivers
  30. Empress OfMe
  31. Airbird & NapolianMr. Foolish
  32. Cindy LeeMalenkost
  33. Anthony NaplesBody Pill
  34. Dilly DallySore
  35. Neon IndianVEGA INTL. Night School
  36. Molly NilssonZenith
  37. KnxwledgeHud Dreems
  38. Beach HouseDepression Cherry
  39. Yumi ZoumaEP II
  40. ValetNature
  41. Pure Bathing CulturePray For Rain
  42. BicepJust
  43. JlinDark Energy
  44. Caroline NoNo Language
  45. Tei ShiVerde
  46. Stealing SheepNot Real
  47. Jessica PrattOn Your Own Love Again
  48. Rae SremmurdSremmLife
  49. Danny L HarleBroken Flowers
  50. Palmbomen IIPalmbomen II