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. Complex: 50 Best Albums of 2015
  2. Dummy: 30 Best Albums of 2015
  3. Fact: 50 Best Albums of 2015
  4. Pigeons & Planes: 50 Best Albums of 2015
  5. Tiny Mix Tapes: Favorite 50 Music Releases of 2015
  6. Vice: The 100 Best Albums of the 2010s
  7. Billboard: 25 Best Albums of 2015
  8. Pazz & Jop: Top 100 Albums of 2015
  9. Spin: 50 Best Albums of 2015
  10. Stereogum: 50 Best Albums of 2015
  11. Wire: Top 50 Releases of 2015
  12. Rolling Stone: 50 Best Albums of 2015
  13. NME: Top 50 Albums of 2015
  14. Billboard: The 100 Greatest Albums of the 2010s
  15. Quietus: Top 100 Albums of 2015
  16. Uproxx: The Best Albums of the 2010s