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.
  1. Mojo: 75 Best Albums of 2020
  2. Uncut: 75 Best Albums of 2020
  3. Steven Hyden: Favorite Albums of 2020
  4. Chris Willman: The Best Albums of 2020
  5. Craig Jenkins: The Best Albums of 2020
  6. Entertainment Weekly: The 15 Best Albums of 2020
  7. Wire: Top 50 Releases of 2020
  8. Rolling Stone: Best Albums of 2020
  9. Jon Pareles: Best Albums of 2020
  10. Los Angeles Times: The 10 Best Albums of 2020
  11. The Line of Best Fit: The Best Albums of 2020 Ranked
  12. No Depression: Favorite Roots Music Albums of 2020
  13. Pitchfork: The 50 Best Albums of 2020
  14. Les Inrocks: Our Top 100 Albums of 2020
  15. Amanda Petrusich: The Best Music of 2020
  16. Chris Molanphy: Top 13 Albums of 2020
  17. Uproxx Music Critics Poll: Best Albums of 2020
  18. Guardian: The 50 Best Albums of 2020
  19. Greg Kot: The Best Albums of 2020
  20. Robert Christgau: Dean's List 2020
  21. PopMatters: The 60 Best Albums of 2020
  22. Stereogum: The 50 Best Albums Of 2020
  23. Paste: The 50 Best Albums of 2020
  24. Brooklyn Vegan: Top 55 Albums of 2020
  25. Slant: The 50 Best Albums of 2020
  26. NME: The 50 Best Albums of 2020
  27. Albumism: The 100 Best Albums of 2020