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.
  1. Rolling Stone: 50 Best Albums of 2015
  2. Entertainment Weekly: 40 Best Albums of 2015
  3. Complex: 50 Best Albums of 2015
  4. Billboard: 25 Best Albums of 2015
  5. Pigeons & Planes: 50 Best Albums of 2015
  6. Pazz & Jop: Top 100 Albums of 2015
  7. American Songwriter: Top 50 Albums of 2015
  8. Billboard: The 100 Greatest Albums of the 2010s