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. NME: Top 50 Albums of 2015
  2. Under the Radar: Top 100 Albums of 2015
  3. American Songwriter: Top 50 Albums of 2015
  4. Paste: 50 Best Albums of 2015
  5. Entertainment Weekly: 40 Best Albums of 2015
  6. Q: Top 50 Albums Of 2015
  7. Guardian: 40 Best Albums of 2015
  8. Pigeons & Planes: 50 Best Albums of 2015
  9. Stereogum: 50 Best Albums of 2015
  10. Pretty Much Amazing: 50 Best Albums of 2015
  11. Pazz & Jop: Top 100 Albums of 2015
  12. Diffuser: 50 Best Albums of 2015
  13. Spin: 50 Best Albums of 2015
  14. FasterLouder: 50 Best Albums of 2015
  15. Les Inrocks: 100 Best Albums of 2015