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. Uncut: 75 Best Albums of 2021
  2. Mojo: The 75 Best Albums of 2021
  3. NME: The 50 Best Albums of 2021
  4. Slant: The 50 Best Albums of 2021
  5. Flood: The Best Albums of 2021
  6. Paste: The 50 Best Albums of 2021
  7. Guardian: The 50 Best Albums of 2021
  8. Stereogum: The 50 Best Albums Of 2021
  9. Under the Radar: Top 100 Albums of 2021
  10. Consequence: Top 50 Albums of 2021
  11. Treble: The 50 Best Albums of 2021
  12. Beats Per Minute: Top 50 Albums of 2021
  13. Clash: Albums of the Year 2021
  14. Gigwise: 51 Best Albums of 2021
  15. The Needle Drop: Tony Fantano: Top 50 Albums of 2021