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. Under the Radar: Top 100 Albums of 2017
  2. Alternative: Top 50 Releases of 2017
  3. Jon Pareles: 10 Best Albums of 2017
  4. Jordan Cronk: Favorite Albums of 2017
  5. Vinyl Me, Please: Best Albums of 2017
  6. Earbuddy: 100 Best Albums of 2017
  7. A.V. Club: 20 Best Albums of 2017
  8. Jon Caramanica: 25 Best Albums of 2017
  9. Time Out New York: 29 Best Albums of 2017
  10. Stereogum: 50 Best Albums of 2017
  11. Consequence of Sound: Top 50 Albums of 2017
  12. American Songwriter: Top 25 Albums of 2017
  13. Pitchfork: 50 Best Albums of 2017
  14. Uproxx: 50 Best Albums of 2017
  15. Pazz & Jop: Top 100 Albums of 2017
  16. Sputnikmusic: Top 50 Albums of 2017
  17. Paste: 50 Best Albums of 2017