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.

Jon Pareles: 10 Best Albums of 2017

08 December 2017

Jon Pareles: 10 Best Albums of 2017, as published by The New York Times

[see also 2018, 2011]

  1. St. VincentMASSEDUCTION
  2. ResidenteResidente
  3. Moses SumneyAromanticism
  4. Julien BakerTurn Out the Lights
  5. BjörkUtopia
  6. Kendrick LamarDAMN.
  7. LordeMelodrama
  8. SZACtrl
  9. Valerie JuneThe Order of Time
  10. Vince StaplesBig Fish Theory