Year-End Lists

A browsable archive of notable year-end lists. Follow the link for each list to see essential commentary from its author, at the source.

Billboard: 10 Best Albums of 2012

03 January 2013

Billboard: 10 Best Albums of 2012 (as voted by Billboard staff)

[see also 2020, 2010s, 2019, 2018, 2017, 2015, 2014, 2013, 2011]

  1. Frank OceanChannel Orange
  2. Kendrick Lamargood kid, m.A.A.d city
  3. MiguelKaleidoscope Dream
  4. Jessie WareDevotion
  5. Taylor SwiftRed
  6. Beach HouseBloom
  7. Bruce SpringsteenWrecking Ball
  8. Cloud NothingsAttack on Memory
  9. Cat PowerSun
  10. alt-JAn Awesome Wave