Year-End Lists

A hand-curated, browsable index of notable year-end lists. Follow the link for each list to see essential commentary from its author, at the source.

Lists

  1. Guardian: Best Albums of 2017
  2. New York Times: Jon Pareles: 10 Best Albums of 2017
  3. Pretty Much Amazing: 20 Best Albums of 2017
  4. Vinyl Me, Please: Best Albums of 2017
  5. Slant: 25 Best Albums of 2017
  6. A.V. Club: 20 Best Albums of 2017
  7. Under the Radar: Top 100 Albums of 2017
  8. Diffuser: Top 25 Albums of 2017
  9. Pazz & Jop: Top 100 Albums of 2017
  10. Brooklyn Vegan: Top 50 Albums of 2017
  11. Entertainment Weekly: 26 Best Albums of 2017
  12. Drowned in Sound: 100 Favourite Albums of 2017
  13. In Review Online: Best Albums of 2017
  14. Mercury News: Jim Harrington: Best Albums of 2017
  15. Uproxx: 50 Best Albums of 2017
  16. Q: Top 50 Albums of 2017
  17. Consequence of Sound: Top 50 Albums of 2017
  18. Mojo: 50 Best Albums of 2017
  19. The Wild Honey Pie: Top 30 Albums of 2017
  20. Daily Beast: 10 Best Albums of 2017
  21. American Songwriter: Top 25 Albums of 2017
  22. Uncut: 75 Best Albums of 2017
  23. NME: 50 Best Albums of 2017
  24. Billboard: 50 Best Albums of 2017
  25. PopMatters: 60 Best Albums of 2017
  26. Stereogum: 50 Best Albums of 2017
  27. Flood: Best Albums of 2017
  28. Clash: Albums of the Year 2017
  29. Rolling Stone: 51 Best Albums of 2017
  30. Sputnikmusic: Top 50 Albums of 2017
  31. Pitchfork: 50 Best Albums of 2017
  32. Albumism: 50 Best Albums of 2017
  33. Les Inrocks: Best Albums of 2017
  34. Paste: 50 Best Albums of 2017
  35. Fact: 50 Best Albums of 2017
  36. Pigeons & Planes: Best Albums of 2017
  37. Earbuddy: 100 Best Albums of 2017
  38. Consequence of Sound: Top 100 Albums of the 2010s