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.
  1. Vinyl Me, Please: Best Albums of 2017
  2. Raisa Bruner: Top 10 Albums of 2017
  3. NPR Music: Best 50 Albums of 2017
  4. Pazz & Jop: Top 100 Albums of 2017
  5. Pigeons & Planes: Best Albums of 2017
  6. Pitchfork: 50 Best Albums of 2017
  7. Jon Caramanica: 25 Best Albums of 2017
  8. Billboard: 50 Best Albums of 2017
  9. Uproxx: 50 Best Albums of 2017
  10. Brooklyn Vegan: Top 50 Albums of 2017
  11. Spin: 50 Best Albums of 2017
  12. Guardian: Best Albums of 2017
  13. Complex: 50 Best Albums of 2017
  14. Entertainment Weekly: 26 Best Albums of 2017
  15. Fact: 50 Best Albums of 2017
  16. 405: Top 20 Albums of 2017
  17. Daily Beast: 10 Best Albums of 2017
  18. Stephen Thompson: Top 10 Albums of 2017
  19. Stereogum: 50 Best Albums of 2017
  20. A.V. Club: 20 Best Albums of 2017
  21. NME: 50 Best Albums of 2017
  22. Spencer Kornhaber: 10 Best Albums of 2017
  23. Consequence of Sound: Top 50 Albums of 2017
  24. Time Out New York: 29 Best Albums of 2017
  25. Jon Pareles: 10 Best Albums of 2017
  26. Pretty Much Amazing: 20 Best Albums of 2017
  27. Nate Chinen: Top 21 Albums of 2017
  28. Paste: The 100 Best Albums of the 2010s
  29. The Wild Honey Pie: Top 30 Albums of 2017
  30. Jeremy D. Larson: Favorite Albums of 2017
  31. Vice: The 100 Best Albums of the 2010s
  32. Slant: 25 Best Albums of 2017
  33. Tony Fantano: Top 50 Albums of 2017
  34. Tiny Mix Tapes: 50 Favorite Music Releases of 2017
  35. Alternative: Top 50 Releases of 2017
  36. Uproxx: The Best Albums of the 2010s
  37. Consequence of Sound: Top 100 Albums of the 2010s
  38. Rolling Stone: 51 Best Albums of 2017
  39. Billboard: The 100 Greatest Albums of the 2010s
  40. Pitchfork: The 200 Best Albums of the 2010s
  41. Paste: 50 Best Albums of 2017
  42. Q: Top 50 Albums of 2017
  43. A.V. Club: The 50 Best Albums of the 2010s
  44. Gorilla vs. Bear: 62 Favorite Albums of 2017
  45. Slant: The 100 Best Albums of the 2010s
  46. PopMatters: 60 Best Albums of 2017
  47. The Wild Honey Pie: Top 50 Albums of the 2010s
  48. Rolling Stone: 100 Best Albums of the 2010s
  49. Drowned in Sound: 100 Favourite Albums of 2017
  50. Under the Radar: Top 100 Albums of 2017
  51. Uncut: 75 Best Albums of 2017
  52. Quietus: Top 100 Albums of 2017
  53. Stereogum: The 100 Best Albums Of The 2010s
  54. Les Inrocks: Best Albums of 2017
  55. NME: Greatest Albums of the Decade