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 2012
  2. Pitchfork: Top 50 Albums of 2012
  3. Rolling Stone: Top 50 Albums of 2012
  4. Stereogum: Top 50 Albums of 2012
  5. Les Inrocks: Top 100 Albums of 2012
  6. Pitchfork: The 200 Best Albums of the 2010s