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.

Bob Boilen: Top 12 Albums of 2017

15 December 2017

Bob Boilen: Top 12 Albums of 2017, as posted by NPR

[see also 2018, 2011]

  1. Big ThiefCapacity
  2. Aldous HardingParty
  3. Moses SumneyAromanticism
  4. OvercoatsYoung
  5. alt-JRELAXER
  6. Tom AdamsSilence
  7. Laura MarlingSemper Femina
  8. Gracie and RachelGracie and Rachel
  9. WeavesWide Open
  10. ALA.NIYou & I