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. Consequence of Sound: Top 50 Albums of 2014
  2. Paste: 50 Best Albums of 2014
  3. Uncut: 75 Best Albums of 2014
  4. Guardian: 40 Best Albums of 2014
  5. Mojo: 50 Best Albums of 2014
  6. Pretty Much Amazing: 60 Best Albums of 2014
  7. Stereogum: 50 Best Albums of 2014
  8. Pazz & Jop: Top 100 Albums of 2014
  9. NME: Top 50 Albums of 2014
  10. Pitchfork: Top 50 Albums of 2014
  11. A.V. Club: 20 Best Albums of 2014
  12. Time Out London: 30 Best Albums of 2014
  13. Billboard: 10 Best Albums of 2014
  14. Drowned in Sound: 51 Favourite Albums of 2014
  15. Rolling Stone: 50 Best Albums of 2014
  16. Gorilla vs. Bear: 35 Favorite Albums of 2014
  17. Les Inrocks: 100 Best Albums of 2014