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. Sound Opinions: Jim DeRogatis: The Best Albums of 2021
  2. Slant: The 50 Best Albums of 2021
  3. Under the Radar: Top 100 Albums of 2021
  4. Uncut: 75 Best Albums of 2021
  5. Robert Christgau: Dean's List 2021
  6. Uproxx Music Critics Poll: Best Albums of 2021
  7. Consequence of Sound: Top 50 Albums of 2021
  8. Paste: The 50 Best Albums of 2021
  9. PopMatters: The 75 Best Albums of 2021