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.
2017 Albums

Time Out New York: 29 Best Albums of 2017

12 December 2017

Time Out New York: 29 Best Albums of 2017

  1. Kendrick LamarDAMN.
  2. Tyler, The CreatorFlower Boy
  3. SlowdiveSlowdive
  4. Fatima Al QadiriShaneera
  5. (Sandy) Alex GRocket
  6. LordeMelodrama
  7. SZACtrl
  8. ParamoreAfter Laughter
  9. Broken Social SceneHug of Thunder
  10. ArcaArca
  11. BibioPhantom Brickworks
  12. Julien BakerTurn Out the Lights
  13. JlinBlack Origami
  14. SpoonHot Thoughts
  15. GasNarkopop
  16. Kamasi WashingtonHarmony of Difference
  17. Ty SegallTy Segall
  18. The NationalSleep Well Beast
  19. WikiNo Mountains in Manhattan
  20. Ryuichi Sakamotoasync
  21. Alex CameronForced Witness
  22. Andrew BirdEcholocations: River
  23. WandPlum
  24. KehlaniSweetSexySavage
  25. Rose Elinor DougallStellular
  26. BedouineBedouine
  27. Oh SeesOrc
  28. GallopsBronze Mystic
  29. Shugo TokumaruToss