A hand-curated, browsable index of notable year-end lists. Follow the link for each list to see essential commentary from its author, at the source.
Amanda Petrusich: The Best Music of the Decade, as published by The New Yorker
[see also 2021 • 2020 • 2019 • 2018 • 2017]
Year-end lists are fingerprints; aggregate statistics are smudges. Therefore, I make no tallies.