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. Gigwise: 51 Best Albums of 2020
  2. Guardian: The 50 Best Albums of 2020
  3. Consequence of Sound: Top 50 Albums of 2020
  4. Spin: The 30 Best Albums of 2020
  5. Paste: The 50 Best Albums of 2020
  6. Pitchfork: The 50 Best Albums of 2020
  7. Brooklyn Vegan: Top 55 Albums of 2020
  8. Time: Best Albums of 2020
  9. Jordan Cronk: The Top 30 Albums of 2020
  10. The Line of Best Fit: The Best Albums of 2020 Ranked
  11. Jem Aswad: The Best Albums of 2020
  12. Lindsay Zoladz: Best Albums of 2020
  13. Entertainment Weekly: The 15 Best Albums of 2020
  14. Slant: The 50 Best Albums of 2020
  15. Stereogum: The 50 Best Albums Of 2020
  16. The Wild Honey Pie: Top 30 Albums of 2020
  17. PopMatters: The 60 Best Albums of 2020
  18. A.V. Club: The 20 Best Albums of 2020
  19. Quietus: Albums of the Year 2020
  20. Uproxx Music Critics Poll: Best Albums of 2020
  21. Uproxx: The Best Albums Of 2020
  22. Billboard: The 50 Best Albums of 2020
  23. Tony Fantano: 50 Best Albums of 2020
  24. NPR Music: The 50 Best Albums of 2020
  25. Uncut: 75 Best Albums of 2020
  26. Les Inrocks: Our Top 100 Albums of 2020