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. Magnet: Top 25 Albums of 2016
  2. Slant: 25 Best Albums of 2016
  3. American Songwriter: Top 50 Albums of 2016
  4. Uncut: 75 Best Albums of 2016
  5. Slant: The 100 Best Albums of the 2010s
  6. Pazz & Jop: Top 100 Albums of 2016