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. Pitchfork: Top 50 Albums of 2014
  2. Complex: 50 Best Albums of 2014
  3. Stereogum: 50 Best Albums of 2014
  4. Billboard: 10 Best Albums of 2014
  5. A.V. Club: 20 Best Albums of 2014
  6. Pazz & Jop: Top 100 Albums of 2014
  7. Entertainment Weekly: 10 Best Albums of 2014
  8. Consequence of Sound: Top 50 Albums of 2014
  9. Paste: 50 Best Albums of 2014
  10. Flavorwire: 30 Best Albums of 2014
  11. Pretty Much Amazing: 60 Best Albums of 2014
  12. Antiquiet: 30 Best Albums of 2014
  13. Greg Kot: Top 20 Albums of 2014
  14. Guardian: 40 Best Albums of 2014
  15. Wire: Top 50 Releases of 2014
  16. Rolling Stone: 50 Best Albums of 2014
  17. NME: Top 50 Albums of 2014
  18. Jim DeRogatis: Top 40 Albums of 2014
  19. Uproxx: The Best Albums of the 2010s
  20. Stereogum: The 100 Best Albums Of The 2010s
  21. Consequence of Sound: Top 100 Albums of the 2010s
  22. Paste: The 100 Best Albums of the 2010s
  23. Pitchfork: The 200 Best Albums of the 2010s