Year-End Lists

Notable, browsable lists of the year's best music, movies, books, and TV shows. Year-end lists are fingerprints; aggregate statistics are smudges. Therefore, we make no tallies. Follow the link for each list to see essential commentary from its authors, at the source.
  1. Vice: The 100 Best Albums of the 2010s
  2. Wire: Top 50 Releases of 2013
  3. Tiny Mix Tapes: Favorite 50 Albums of 2013
  4. Pitchfork: The 200 Best Albums of the 2010s
  5. Guardian: 40 Best Albums of 2013
  6. Pitchfork: Top 50 Albums of 2013
  7. Gorilla vs. Bear: 40 Favorite Albums of 2013
  8. Gorilla vs. Bear: Albums of the Decade
  9. Complex: 50 Best Albums of 2013
  10. Tiny Mix Tapes: Favorite 100 Music Releases of the Decade
  11. Pazz & Jop: Top 100 Albums of 2013
  12. Quietus: 100 Albums of 2013