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. Steven Hyden: Favorite Albums of 2020
  2. Jordan Cronk: The Top 30 Albums of 2020
  3. The Wild Honey Pie: Top 30 Albums of 2020
  4. Pitchfork: The 50 Best Albums of 2020
  5. Paste: The 50 Best Albums of 2020
  6. Andrew Barker: The Best Albums of 2020
  7. Stereogum: The 50 Best Albums Of 2020
  8. Jeremy D. Larson: Favorite Albums of 2020
  9. Lindsay Zoladz: Best Albums of 2020
  10. Uproxx Music Critics Poll: Best Albums of 2020
  11. Uncut: 75 Best Albums of 2020
  12. Consequence of Sound: Top 50 Albums of 2020
  13. Guardian: The 50 Best Albums of 2020
  14. Rolling Stone: Best Albums of 2020
  15. Uproxx: The Best Albums Of 2020
  16. Spin: The 30 Best Albums of 2020
  17. PopMatters: The 60 Best Albums of 2020
  18. The Line of Best Fit: The Best Albums of 2020 Ranked
  19. Slant: The 50 Best Albums of 2020
  20. Rough Trade: Albums of the Year 2020
  21. No Depression: Favorite Roots Music Albums of 2020
  22. A.V. Club: The 20 Best Albums of 2020
  23. Brooklyn Vegan: Top 55 Albums of 2020
  24. Gigwise: 51 Best Albums of 2020
  25. NPR Music: The 50 Best Albums of 2020
  26. Albumism: The 100 Best Albums of 2020