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.


  1. No Depression: Favorite Roots Music Albums of 2021
  2. NPR Music: Ann Powers: Top 10 Albums of 2021
  3. PopMatters: The 75 Best Albums of 2021
  4. Uncut: 75 Best Albums of 2021