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. Wire: Top 50 Releases of 2017
  2. Fact: 50 Best Albums of 2017
  3. Spin: 50 Best Albums of 2017
  4. Jordan Cronk: Favorite Albums of 2017
  5. Uncut: 75 Best Albums of 2017
  6. Paste: 50 Best Albums of 2017
  7. PopMatters: 60 Best Albums of 2017
  8. Uproxx: 50 Best Albums of 2017
  9. NPR Music: Best 50 Albums of 2017
  10. Pazz & Jop: Top 100 Albums of 2017
  11. Guardian: Best Albums of 2017
  12. Gorilla vs. Bear: 62 Favorite Albums of 2017
  13. Pitchfork: 50 Best Albums of 2017
  14. NME: 50 Best Albums of 2017
  15. Quietus: Top 100 Albums of 2017