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.

Lists

  1. Loud And Quiet: Albums of the Year 2021
  2. Treble: The 50 Best Albums of 2021
  3. Beats Per Minute: Top 50 Albums of 2021
  4. The Skinny: Top Ten Albums of 2021
  5. Uncut: 75 Best Albums of 2021
  6. Mojo: The 75 Best Albums of 2021
  7. PopMatters: The 75 Best Albums of 2021
  8. The Needle Drop: Tony Fantano: Top 50 Albums of 2021
  9. Quietus: Albums of the Year 2021
  10. Consequence of Sound: Top 50 Albums of 2021
  11. NME: The 50 Best Albums of 2021
  12. Paste: The 50 Best Albums of 2021
  13. Uproxx Music Critics Poll: Best Albums of 2021
  14. Guardian: The 50 Best Albums of 2021
  15. Slant: The 50 Best Albums of 2021