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.

Uproxx: 20 Best Albums of 2016

31 December 2016

Uproxx: 20 Best Albums of 2016

[see also 2010s, 2019, 2018, 2017]

  1. Frank OceanBlond
  2. MitskiPuberty 2
  3. Bon Iver22, A Million
  4. SolangeA Seat at the Table
  5. Car Seat HeadrestTeens of Denial
  6. A Tribe Called QuestWe Got It From Here… Thank You 4 Your Service
  7. BeyoncéLemonade
  8. Childish GambinoAwaken, My Love!
  9. Weyes BloodFront Row Seat to Earth
  10. Kanye WestThe Life of Pablo
  11. David BowieBlackstar
  12. RihannaAnti
  13. Anderson .PaakMalibu
  14. Maren MorrisHero
  15. RadioheadA Moon Shaped Pool
  16. PUPThe Dream Is Over
  17. Sturgill SimpsonA Sailor’s Guide to Earth
  18. Nick Cave & the Bad SeedsSkeleton Tree
  19. KAYTRANADA99.9%
  20. The HotelierGoodness