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. Craig Jenkins: 15 Best Albums of 2016
  2. Pigeons & Planes: 50 Best Albums of 2016
  3. Complex: 50 Best Albums of 2016
  4. Pitchfork: 50 Best Albums of 2016
  5. Gorilla vs. Bear: 60 Favorite Albums of 2016
  6. Pazz & Jop: Top 100 Albums of 2016