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. A.V. Club: The 20 Best Albums of 2020
  2. Flood: The Best Albums of 2020
  3. Variety: Andrew Barker: The Best Albums of 2020
  4. Paste: The 50 Best Albums of 2020
  5. Stereogum: The 50 Best Albums Of 2020
  6. Sound Opinions: Jim DeRogatis: The Best Albums of 2020
  7. Gigwise: 51 Best Albums of 2020
  8. Albumism: The 100 Best Albums of 2020
  9. Uproxx: The Best Albums Of 2020
  10. Uproxx Music Critics Poll: Best Albums of 2020
  11. Pitchfork: The 50 Best Albums of 2020
  12. Spin: The 30 Best Albums of 2020
  13. Noisey: The 100 Best Albums of 2020
  14. NME: The 50 Best Albums of 2020
  15. Rolling Stone: Best Albums of 2020
  16. Slant: The 50 Best Albums of 2020
  17. PopMatters: The 60 Best Albums of 2020
  18. Guardian: The 50 Best Albums of 2020