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: Top 10 Best Albums of 2015

04 December 2015

Time Magazine: Top 10 Best Albums of 2015, as selected by Nolan Feeney and Maura Johnston

[see also 2019]

  1. MiguelWildheart
  2. Sleater-KinneyNo Cities To Love
  3. Kendrick LamarTo Pimp A Butterfly
  4. Carly Rae JepsenE•MO•TION
  5. Girl BandHolding Hands with Jamie
  6. Kacey MusgravesPageant Material
  7. Courtney BarnettSometimes I Sit and Think, and Sometimes I Just Sit
  8. Vijay Iyer TrioBreak Stuff
  9. Jamie xxIn Colour
  10. Ashley MonroeThe Blade