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.

A.V. Club: 20 Best Albums of 2014

09 December 2014

The A.V. Club: 20 Best Albums of 2014

[see also 2018, 2017, 2016, 2015, 2012, 2011, 2010s]

  1. Angel OlsenBurn Your Fire For No Witness
  2. Run the JewelsRun the Jewels 2
  3. St. VincentSt. Vincent
  4. The War on DrugsLost in the Dream
  5. Sharon Van EttenAre We There
  6. FKA twigsLP1
  7. ProtomartyrUnder Color of Official Right
  8. Cloud NothingsHere and Nowhere Else
  9. Flying LotusYou’re Dead!
  10. Isaiah RashadCilvia Demo
  11. Strand of OaksHEAL
  12. Vince StaplesShyne Coldchain Vol. 2
  13. SpoonThey Want My Soul
  14. BeckMorning Phase
  15. Taylor Swift1989
  16. Mac DeMarcoSalad Days
  17. Perfume GeniusToo Bright
  18. SwansTo Be Kind
  19. White LungDeep Fantasy
  20. Andy StottFaith In Strangers