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: 15 Best Albums of 2015

07 December 2015

The A.V. Club: 15 Best Albums of 2015

[see also 2018, 2017, 2016, 2014, 2012, 2011, 2010s]

  1. Kendrick LamarTo Pimp A Butterfly
  2. Sleater-KinneyNo Cities To Love
  3. Sufjan StevensCarrie & Lowell
  4. GrimesArt Angels
  5. Father John MistyI Love You, Honeybear
  6. Vince StaplesSummertime ’06
  7. Beach SlangThe Things We Do To Find People Who Feel Like Us
  8. WaxahatcheeIvy Tripp
  9. Courtney BarnettSometimes I Sit and Think, and Sometimes I Just Sit
  10. TORRESSprinter
  11. ProtomartyrThe Agent Intellect
  12. Kurt VileB’lieve I’m Goin Down…
  13. Julien BakerSprained Ankle
  14. WilcoStar Wars
  15. Hop AlongPainted Shut