Year-End Lists

Notable, browsable lists. 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. The Wild Honey Pie: Top 30 Albums of 2016
  2. Pretty Much Amazing: 60 Best Albums of 2016
  3. Gorilla vs. Bear: 60 Favorite Albums of 2016
  4. Pitchfork: 50 Best Albums of 2016
  5. Pazz & Jop: Top 100 Albums of 2016
  6. Paste: 50 Best Albums of 2016
  7. Consequence of Sound: Top 50 Albums of 2016
  8. Spin: 50 Best Albums of 2016
  9. NME: 50 Best Albums of 2016
  10. Entertainment Weekly: 50 Best Albums of 2016
  11. Paste: The 100 Best Albums of the 2010s