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. Diffuser: 50 Best Albums of 2015
  2. Guardian: 40 Best Albums of 2015
  3. Consequence of Sound: Top 50 Albums of 2015
  4. Sputnikmusic: Top 50 Albums of 2015
  5. Les Inrocks: 100 Best Albums of 2015
  6. Uncut: 75 Best Albums of 2015
  7. A.V. Club: 15 Best Albums of 2015
  8. Pretty Much Amazing: 50 Best Albums of 2015
  9. Drowned in Sound: 100 Favourite Albums of 2015
  10. Under the Radar: Top 100 Albums of 2015
  11. Stereogum: 50 Best Albums of 2015
  12. Pazz & Jop: Top 100 Albums of 2015
  13. Pitchfork: Top 50 Albums of 2015
  14. Paste: 50 Best Albums of 2015
  15. Time Out London: 50 Best Albums of 2015
  16. Tiny Mix Tapes: Favorite 50 Music Releases of 2015
  17. FasterLouder: 50 Best Albums of 2015
  18. Magnet: Top 25 Albums of 2015
  19. Mojo: 50 Best Albums of 2015
  20. American Songwriter: Top 50 Albums of 2015
  21. Gorilla vs. Bear: 50 Favorite Albums of 2015
  22. Spin: 50 Best Albums of 2015
  23. NME: Top 50 Albums of 2015
  24. Quietus: Top 100 Albums of 2015
  25. Complex: 50 Best Albums of 2015
  26. Q: Top 50 Albums Of 2015
  27. Pigeons & Planes: 50 Best Albums of 2015