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.

Vinyl Me, Please: Best Albums of 2017

30 December 2017

Vinyl Me, Please: Best Albums of 2017

[see also 2018]

  1. SZACtrl
  2. St. VincentMASSEDUCTION
  3. Kendrick LamarDAMN.
  4. Father John MistyPure Comedy
  5. LordeMelodrama
  6. Julien BakerTurn Out the Lights
  7. Moses SumneyAromanticism
  8. Big ThiefCapacity
  9. Power TripNightmare Logic
  10. The NationalSleep Well Beast
  11. LCD Soundsystemamerican dream
  12. The War on DrugsA Deeper Understanding
  13. Kevin MorbyCity Music
  14. KelelaTake Me Apart
  15. SamphaProcess
  16. Perfume GeniusNo Shape
  17. Tyler, The CreatorFlower Boy
  18. Fleet FoxesCrack-Up
  19. ThundercatDrunk
  20. Japanese BreakfastSoft Sounds from Another Planet
  21. BjörkUtopia
  22. Aldous HardingParty
  23. RostamHalf-Light
  24. Sorority NoiseYou’re Not As _____ As You Think
  25. BROCKHAMPTONSATURATION
  26. BROCKHAMPTONSATURATION II
  27. Calvin HarrisFunk Wav Bounces Vol. 1
  28. JAY-Z4:44
  29. IbeyiAsh
  30. Chris StapletonFrom A Room: Volume 1
  31. Chris StapletonFrom A Room: Volume 1
  32. TennisYours Conditionally