Year-End Lists

A hand-curated, browsable index of notable year-end lists. Follow the link for each list to see essential commentary from its author, at the source.

Lists

  1. New York Times: Jon Pareles: Top 10 Albums of 2011
  2. Rolling Stone: 50 Best Albums of 2011
  3. Minneapolis Star Tribune: Jon Bream: Top 10 Albums of 2011
  4. Sonic: Best Albums of 2011
  5. New York Times: Ben Ratliff: Top 10 Albums of 2011
  6. Toronto Globe and Mail: Brad Wheeler: Top 10 Albums of 2011
  7. Slate: Jody Rosen: 10 Favorite Albums of 2011
  8. American Songwriter: Top 50 Albums of 2011
  9. Austin Chronicle: Austin Powell: Top 10 Albums of 2011
  10. Los Angeles Times: Margaret Wappler: Top 10 Albums of 2011
  11. Pazz & Jop: Top 100 Albums of 2011
  12. A.V. Club: Best Music of 2011
  13. Mojo: Best Albums of 2011
  14. Rolling Stone: 100 Best Albums of the 2010s
  15. PopMatters: 75 Best Albums of 2011