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. Q: Top 50 Albums Of 2015
  2. NME: Top 50 Albums of 2015
  3. A.V. Club: 15 Best Albums of 2015
  4. Paste: 50 Best Albums of 2015
  5. American Songwriter: Top 50 Albums of 2015
  6. Under the Radar: Top 100 Albums of 2015
  7. Les Inrocks: 100 Best Albums of 2015
  8. Rolling Stone: 50 Best Albums of 2015
  9. Magnet: Top 25 Albums of 2015
  10. Pitchfork: Top 50 Albums of 2015
  11. Quietus: Top 100 Albums of 2015
  12. Pazz & Jop: Top 100 Albums of 2015
  13. FasterLouder: 50 Best Albums of 2015
  14. Uncut: 75 Best Albums of 2015
  15. Spin: 50 Best Albums of 2015
  16. Pretty Much Amazing: 50 Best Albums of 2015
  17. Consequence of Sound: Top 50 Albums of 2015
  18. Diffuser: 50 Best Albums of 2015
  19. Stereogum: 50 Best Albums of 2015
  20. Mojo: 50 Best Albums of 2015
  21. Drowned in Sound: 100 Favourite Albums of 2015