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. Pigeons & Planes: 50 Best Albums of 2015
  3. Rolling Stone: 50 Best Albums of 2015
  4. Drowned in Sound: 100 Favourite Albums of 2015
  5. Les Inrocks: 100 Best Albums of 2015
  6. Spin: 50 Best Albums of 2015
  7. Billboard: 25 Best Albums of 2015
  8. Gorilla vs. Bear: 50 Favorite Albums of 2015
  9. American Songwriter: Top 50 Albums of 2015
  10. Diffuser: 50 Best Albums of 2015
  11. Uncut: 75 Best Albums of 2015
  12. Pazz & Jop: Top 100 Albums of 2015