Year-End Lists

A browsable archive of notable year-end lists. Follow the link for each list to see essential commentary from its author, at the source.

Lists

  1. Loud And Quiet: Albums of the Year 2021
  2. Brooklyn Vegan: Top 50 Albums of 2021
  3. Uncut: 75 Best Albums of 2021
  4. NPR Music: Bob Boilen: Top 10 Albums of 2021
  5. Stereogum: The 50 Best Albums Of 2021
  6. Treble: The 50 Best Albums of 2021
  7. Beats Per Minute: Top 50 Albums of 2021
  8. Slant: The 50 Best Albums of 2021
  9. Uproxx Music Critics Poll: Best Albums of 2021
  10. Pitchfork: The 50 Best Albums of 2021
  11. Paste: The 50 Best Albums of 2021
  12. Guardian: The 50 Best Albums of 2021
  13. Gorilla vs. Bear: Albums of 2021
  14. PopMatters: The 75 Best Albums of 2021
  15. Albumism: The 100 Best Albums of 2021