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. Magnet: Top 25 Albums of 2017
  2. Jordan Cronk: Favorite Albums of 2017
  3. Stereogum: 50 Best Albums of 2017
  4. Robert Christgau: Dean's List 2017
  5. Pazz & Jop: Top 100 Albums of 2017
  6. A.V. Club: 20 Best Albums of 2017
  7. Rolling Stone: 51 Best Albums of 2017
  8. Paste: 50 Best Albums of 2017
  9. NPR Music: Best 50 Albums of 2017
  10. Earbuddy: 100 Best Albums of 2017
  11. Under the Radar: Top 100 Albums of 2017