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. Under the Radar: Top 100 Albums of 2017
  2. Uncut: 75 Best Albums of 2017
  3. Spencer Kornhaber: 10 Best Albums of 2017
  4. A.V. Club: 20 Best Albums of 2017
  5. Uproxx: 50 Best Albums of 2017
  6. Magnet: Top 25 Albums of 2017
  7. Spin: 50 Best Albums of 2017
  8. Pretty Much Amazing: 20 Best Albums of 2017
  9. Pazz & Jop: Top 100 Albums of 2017
  10. Stereogum: 50 Best Albums of 2017
  11. Guardian: Best Albums of 2017
  12. Daily Beast: 10 Best Albums of 2017
  13. Jim Harrington: Best Albums of 2017
  14. 405: Top 20 Albums of 2017
  15. Pitchfork: 50 Best Albums of 2017
  16. Vinyl Me, Please: Best Albums of 2017
  17. Sputnikmusic: Top 50 Albums of 2017
  18. Consequence of Sound: Top 50 Albums of 2017
  19. Billboard: 50 Best Albums of 2017
  20. NPR Music: Best 50 Albums of 2017
  21. PopMatters: 60 Best Albums of 2017
  22. Diffuser: Top 25 Albums of 2017
  23. American Songwriter: Top 25 Albums of 2017
  24. Q: Top 50 Albums of 2017
  25. Paste: 50 Best Albums of 2017
  26. Les Inrocks: Best Albums of 2017
  27. NME: 50 Best Albums of 2017
  28. Mojo: 50 Best Albums of 2017
  29. Drowned in Sound: 100 Favourite Albums of 2017