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. Under the Radar: Top 100 Albums of 2021
  2. Guardian: The 50 Best Albums of 2021
  3. NME: The 50 Best Albums of 2021
  4. Albumism: The 100 Best Albums of 2021
  5. Time: The 10 Best Albums of 2021
  6. USA Today: Patrick Ryan: 5 Best Albums of 2021
  7. The Skinny: Top Ten Albums of 2021
  8. PopMatters: The 75 Best Albums of 2021
  9. The Line of Best Fit: The Best Albums of 2021 Ranked
  10. The Fader: The 50 Best Albums of 2021
  11. Gigwise: 51 Best Albums of 2021
  12. Clash: Albums of the Year 2021
  13. Mojo: The 75 Best Albums of 2021