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.

Drowned in Sound: 16 Favourite Albums of 2016

30 December 2016

Drowned in Sound: 16 Favourite Albums of 2016

[see also 2018, 2017, 2015, 2014, 2012, 2011]

  1. David BowieBlackstar
  2. Nick Cave & the Bad SeedsSkeleton Tree
  3. The 1975I Like It When You Sleep, for You Are So Beautiful Yet So Unaware of It
  4. ANOHNIHopelessness
  5. Amber ArcadesFading Lines
  6. PreoccupationsPreoccupations
  7. Angel OlsenMy Woman
  8. Frank OceanBlond
  9. RadioheadA Moon Shaped Pool
  10. SuedeNight Thoughts
  11. Jenny HvalBlood Bitch
  12. BeyoncéLemonade
  13. School Of Seven BellsSVIIB
  14. Kate TempestLet Them Eat Chaos
  15. Danny BrownAtrocity Exhibition
  16. MarthaBlisters In the Pit of My Heart