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. Paste: 50 Best Albums of 2016
  2. Rolling Stone: 50 Best Albums of 2016
  3. Uproxx: 20 Best Albums of 2016
  4. Magnet: Top 25 Albums of 2016
  5. NPR Music: Best 50 Albums of 2016
  6. Pretty Much Amazing: 60 Best Albums of 2016
  7. Pazz & Jop: Top 100 Albums of 2016
  8. Stereogum: 50 Best Albums of 2016
  9. Brooklyn Vegan: Top Albums of 2016
  10. Jim Harrington: 50 Best Albums of the Decade
  11. Consequence of Sound: Top 50 Albums of 2016
  12. A.V. Club: 21 Best Albums of 2016
  13. Entertainment Weekly: 50 Best Albums of 2016
  14. Slant: 25 Best Albums of 2016
  15. Mojo: 50 Best Albums of 2016
  16. Pitchfork: 50 Best Albums of 2016
  17. Rolling Stone: 100 Best Albums of the 2010s
  18. Spin: 50 Best Albums of 2016
  19. American Songwriter: Top 50 Albums of 2016
  20. Paste: The 100 Best Albums of the 2010s
  21. NME: 50 Best Albums of 2016
  22. Stereogum: The 100 Best Albums Of The 2010s
  23. Pitchfork: The 200 Best Albums of the 2010s