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. Slant: 25 Best Albums of 2013
  2. Pitchfork: Top 50 Albums of 2013
  3. Rolling Stone: 50 Best Albums of 2013
  4. Pazz & Jop: Top 100 Albums of 2013
  5. Q: 50 Best Albums of 2013
  6. Consequence of Sound: Top 50 Albums of 2013
  7. Stereogum: 50 Best Albums of 2013
  8. Guardian: 40 Best Albums of 2013
  9. Mojo: Top 50 Albums of 2013
  10. Paste: 50 Best Albums of 2013
  11. Billboard: 15 Best Albums of 2013
  12. Magnet: Top 25 Albums of 2013
  13. Uncut: 80 Best Albums of 2013
  14. Complex: 50 Best Albums of 2013