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.

The Wild Honey Pie: Top 30 Albums of 2017

05 January 2018

The Wild Honey Pie: Top 30 Albums of 2017

[see also 2010s, 2019, 2018, 2016]

  1. Big ThiefCapacity
  2. Moses SumneyAromanticism
  3. Phoebe BridgersStranger in the Alps
  4. BjörkUtopia
  5. LordeMelodrama
  6. St. VincentMASSEDUCTION
  7. Julien BakerTurn Out the Lights
  8. Kendrick LamarDAMN.
  9. OvercoatsYoung
  10. Mount EerieA Crow Looked at Me
  11. Cigarettes After SexCigarettes After Sex
  12. SZACtrl
  13. alt-JRELAXER
  14. HAIMSomething To Tell You
  15. Fleet FoxesCrack-Up
  16. Henry JamisonThe Wilds
  17. Vince StaplesBig Fish Theory
  18. VagabonInfinite Worlds
  19. Julie ByrneNot Even Happiness
  20. LCD Soundsystemamerican dream
  21. King KruleThe OOZ
  22. Sylvan EssoWhat Now
  23. SlowdiveSlowdive
  24. Perfume GeniusNo Shape
  25. Ryan AdamsPrisoner
  26. Jay SomEverybody Works
  27. PriestsNothing Feels Natural
  28. Jessie WareGlasshouse
  29. Tyler, The CreatorFlower Boy
  30. (Sandy) Alex GRocket