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. Time: Top 10 Best Albums of 2015
  2. Slant: 25 Best Albums of 2015
  3. Pitchfork: Top 50 Albums of 2015
  4. Guardian: 40 Best Albums of 2015
  5. Entertainment Weekly: 40 Best Albums of 2015
  6. Pretty Much Amazing: 50 Best Albums of 2015
  7. Pazz & Jop: Top 100 Albums of 2015
  8. Spin: 50 Best Albums of 2015
  9. Q: Top 50 Albums Of 2015
  10. Jim DeRogatis: 40 Favorite Albums of 2015
  11. Pigeons & Planes: 50 Best Albums of 2015
  12. Rolling Stone: 50 Best Albums of 2015
  13. FasterLouder: 50 Best Albums of 2015
  14. Uncut: 75 Best Albums of 2015