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. Pazz & Jop: Top 100 Albums of 2014
  2. Pretty Much Amazing: 50 Best Albums of 2015
  3. Flavorwire: 20 Favorite Albums of 2015
  4. Rolling Stone: 50 Best Albums of 2015
  5. Complex: 50 Best Albums of 2014
  6. Consequence of Sound: Top 50 Albums of 2015
  7. Pitchfork: Top 50 Albums of 2015
  8. Billboard: 25 Best Albums of 2015
  9. Flavorwire: 30 Best Albums of 2014
  10. Antiquiet: 30 Best Albums of 2014
  11. Mojo: 50 Best Albums of 2015
  12. Pazz & Jop: Top 100 Albums of 2015
  13. Tiny Mix Tapes: Favorite 50 Music Releases of 2015