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 2015
  2. Spin: 50 Best Albums of 2015
  3. Time Out London: 50 Best Albums of 2015
  4. Jim DeRogatis: 40 Favorite Albums of 2015
  5. Les Inrocks: 100 Best Albums of 2015
  6. Stereogum: 50 Best Albums of 2015
  7. NME: Top 50 Albums of 2015
  8. Complex: 50 Best Albums of 2015
  9. Pretty Much Amazing: 50 Best Albums of 2015
  10. Pazz & Jop: Top 100 Albums of 2015
  11. Pitchfork: Top 50 Albums of 2015
  12. Under the Radar: Top 100 Albums of 2015