Year-End Lists

Notable, browsable lists of the year's best music, movies, books, and TV shows. Year-end lists are fingerprints; aggregate statistics are smudges. Therefore, we make no tallies. Follow the link for each list to see essential commentary from its authors, at the source.
  1. Wire: Top 50 Releases of 2015
  2. Pazz & Jop: Top 100 Albums of 2015
  3. Guardian: 40 Best Albums of 2015
  4. Pitchfork: Top 50 Albums of 2015
  5. Slant: 25 Best Albums of 2015
  6. Paste: 50 Best Albums of 2015
  7. Sputnikmusic: Top 50 Albums of 2015
  8. Time Out London: 50 Best Albums of 2015
  9. Pretty Much Amazing: 50 Best Albums of 2015
  10. Drowned in Sound: 100 Favourite Albums of 2015
  11. Uncut: 75 Best Albums of 2015
  12. Stereogum: 50 Best Albums of 2015
  13. Rolling Stone: 50 Best Albums of 2015
  14. Mojo: 50 Best Albums of 2015
  15. Vice: The 100 Best Albums of the 2010s
  16. Pitchfork: The 200 Best Albums of the 2010s
  17. Stereogum: The 100 Best Albums Of The 2010s
  18. Under the Radar: Top 100 Albums of 2015