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. Flavorwire: 30 Best Albums of 2014
  2. Entertainment Weekly: 10 Best Albums of 2014
  3. Pretty Much Amazing: 60 Best Albums of 2014
  4. Pitchfork: Top 50 Albums of 2014
  5. Les Inrocks: 100 Best Albums of 2014
  6. Time Out London: 30 Best Albums of 2014
  7. A.V. Club: 20 Best Albums of 2014
  8. Complex: 50 Best Albums of 2014
  9. Paste: 50 Best Albums of 2014
  10. Consequence of Sound: Top 50 Albums of 2014
  11. Stereogum: 50 Best Albums of 2014
  12. Tiny Mix Tapes: Favorite 50 Music Releases of 2014
  13. NME: Top 50 Albums of 2014
  14. Pazz & Jop: Top 100 Albums of 2014
  15. Drowned in Sound: 51 Favourite Albums of 2014
  16. Rolling Stone: 50 Best Albums of 2014
  17. Uncut: 75 Best Albums of 2014
  18. Uproxx: The Best Albums of the 2010s