Year-End Lists

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

Lists

  1. Gorilla vs. Bear: 50 Favorite Albums of 2015
  2. NME: Top 50 Albums of 2015
  3. Pigeons & Planes: 50 Best Albums of 2015
  4. Stereogum: 50 Best Albums of 2015
  5. Flavorwire: 20 Favorite Albums of 2015
  6. Pretty Much Amazing: 50 Best Albums of 2015
  7. Pitchfork: Top 50 Albums of 2015
  8. Sputnikmusic: Top 50 Albums of 2015
  9. Clash: Albums of the Year 2015
  10. Diffuser: 50 Best Albums of 2015
  11. Consequence of Sound: Top 50 Albums of 2015
  12. Slant: 25 Best Albums of 2015
  13. Stereogum: The 100 Best Albums Of The 2010s
  14. Billboard: 25 Best Albums of 2015
  15. A.V. Club: 15 Best Albums of 2015
  16. Pazz & Jop: Top 100 Albums of 2015
  17. Fact: 50 Best Albums of 2015
  18. Spin: The 101 Best Albums Of The 2010s
  19. Time Out London: 50 Best Albums of 2015
  20. FasterLouder: 50 Best Albums of 2015
  21. Pitchfork: The 200 Best Albums of the 2010s
  22. Under the Radar: Top 100 Albums of 2015
  23. Slant: The 100 Best Albums of the 2010s
  24. Crack Magazine: Albums of the Year 2015
  25. Guardian: 40 Best Albums of 2015
  26. Dummy: 30 Best Albums of 2015
  27. Paste: 50 Best Albums of 2015
  28. Les Inrocks: 100 Best Albums of 2015
  29. Spin: 50 Best Albums of 2015
  30. Complex: 50 Best Albums of 2015
  31. Tiny Mix Tapes: Favorite 50 Music Releases of 2015
  32. NME: Greatest Albums of the Decade
  33. Consequence of Sound: Top 100 Albums of the 2010s
  34. Billboard: The 100 Greatest Albums of the 2010s
  35. Drowned in Sound: 100 Favourite Albums of 2015
  36. Rolling Stone: 100 Best Albums of the 2010s