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. Time: Best Albums of 2020
  2. Artforum: Perfume Genius: Best Music of 2020
  3. A.V. Club: The 20 Best Albums of 2020
  4. The Line of Best Fit: The Best Albums of 2020 Ranked
  5. Uproxx: The Best Albums Of 2020
  6. USA Today: Patrick Ryan: The 10 Best Albums of 2020
  7. Variety: Chris Willman: The Best Albums of 2020
  8. Flood: The Best Albums of 2020
  9. Guardian: The 50 Best Albums of 2020
  10. Complex: The Best Albums of 2020
  11. Uproxx Music Critics Poll: Best Albums of 2020
  12. Billboard: The 50 Best Albums of 2020
  13. Rolling Stone: Best Albums of 2020
  14. NPR Music: The 50 Best Albums of 2020
  15. Pitchfork: The 50 Best Albums of 2020
  16. The Needle Drop: Tony Fantano: 50 Best Albums of 2020