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. Under the Radar: Top 100 Albums of 2015
  2. Diffuser: 50 Best Albums of 2015
  3. Spin: 50 Best Albums of 2015
  4. Sputnikmusic: Top 50 Albums of 2015
  5. Paste: 50 Best Albums of 2015
  6. Pretty Much Amazing: 50 Best Albums of 2015
  7. Pitchfork: Top 50 Albums of 2015
  8. Rolling Stone: 50 Best Albums of 2015
  9. Pazz & Jop: Top 100 Albums of 2015
  10. Gorilla vs. Bear: 50 Favorite Albums of 2015
  11. FasterLouder: 50 Best Albums of 2015
  12. Complex: 50 Best Albums of 2015
  13. Stereogum: 50 Best Albums of 2015
  14. Les Inrocks: 100 Best Albums of 2015
  15. Drowned in Sound: 100 Favourite Albums of 2015