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.
  1. Todd Martens: Top 15 Albums of 2011
  2. Mojo: Best Albums of 2011
  3. Under the Radar: Top 80 Albums of 2011
  4. NME: Best Albums of 2011
  5. Fly: Top 50 Albums of 2011
  6. BBC: Top 25 Albums of 2011
  7. Greg Kot: Top Albums of 2011
  8. Q: Top 50 Albums of 2011
  9. musicOMH: Top 50 Albums of 2011
  10. Hot Press: Top 30 Albums of 2011
  11. Rise: Records of the Year 2011
  12. Les Inrocks: 100 Best Albums of 2011