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. Greg Kot: Top Albums of 2016
  2. Drowned in Sound: 16 Favourite Albums of 2016
  3. Uncut: 75 Best Albums of 2016
  4. Mojo: 50 Best Albums of 2016
  5. Wire: Top 50 Releases of 2016
  6. Q: Top 50 Albums Of 2016
  7. Jeremy D. Larson: Favorite Albums of 2016
  8. Magnet: Top 25 Albums of 2016
  9. Consequence of Sound: Top 50 Albums of 2016
  10. Slant: 25 Best Albums of 2016
  11. Jordan Cronk: 30 Favorite Albums of 2016
  12. Les Inrocks: 50 Best Albums of 2016
  13. Brooklyn Vegan: Top Albums of 2016
  14. Pazz & Jop: Top 100 Albums of 2016
  15. Pitchfork: 50 Best Albums of 2016
  16. Uproxx: 20 Best Albums of 2016
  17. Rolling Stone: 50 Best Albums of 2016
  18. Fact: 50 Best Albums of 2016
  19. The Wild Honey Pie: Top 30 Albums of 2016
  20. Quietus: Top 100 Albums of 2016
  21. Paste: 50 Best Albums of 2016
  22. Stereogum: 50 Best Albums of 2016
  23. NME: 50 Best Albums of 2016
  24. Spin: 50 Best Albums of 2016
  25. Consequence of Sound: Top 100 Albums of the 2010s
  26. Uproxx: The Best Albums of the 2010s
  27. Pretty Much Amazing: 60 Best Albums of 2016
  28. Slant: The 100 Best Albums of the 2010s
  29. Paste: The 100 Best Albums of the 2010s