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.

Ann Powers: 10 Favorite Albums of 2011

09 December 2011

Ann Powers of NPR: 10 Favorite Albums of 2011

[see also 2019, 2017, 2016]

  1. PJ HarveyLet England Shake
  2. Tune-YardsWhokill
  3. Shabazz PalacesBlack Up
  4. Pistol AnniesHell on Heels
  5. St. VincentStrange Mercy
  6. The Civil WarsBarton Hollow
  7. Kate Bush50 Words for Snow
  8. DrakeTake Care
  9. Anthony HamiltonBack to Love
  10. The RootsUndun