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. Drowned in Sound: 100 Favourite Albums of 2015
  2. Resident Advisor: Top 20 Albums of 2015
  3. Guardian: 40 Best Albums of 2015
  4. Tiny Mix Tapes: Favorite 50 Music Releases of 2015
  5. Uncut: 75 Best Albums of 2015
  6. Pretty Much Amazing: 50 Best Albums of 2015
  7. Wire: Top 50 Releases of 2015
  8. Diffuser: 50 Best Albums of 2015
  9. Pitchfork: Top 50 Albums of 2015
  10. Consequence of Sound: Top 50 Albums of 2015
  11. Slant: 25 Best Albums of 2015
  12. FasterLouder: 50 Best Albums of 2015
  13. Dummy: 30 Best Albums of 2015
  14. Magnet: Top 25 Albums of 2015
  15. Pazz & Jop: Top 100 Albums of 2015
  16. NME: Top 50 Albums of 2015
  17. Spin: 50 Best Albums of 2015
  18. Sputnikmusic: Top 50 Albums of 2015
  19. Under the Radar: Top 100 Albums of 2015
  20. Complex: 50 Best Albums of 2015
  21. Stereogum: 50 Best Albums of 2015
  22. Entertainment Weekly: 40 Best Albums of 2015
  23. Les Inrocks: 100 Best Albums of 2015
  24. Rolling Stone: 50 Best Albums of 2015
  25. Consequence of Sound: Top 100 Albums of the 2010s
  26. Time Out London: 50 Best Albums of 2015
  27. Quietus: Top 100 Albums of 2015
  28. Pitchfork: The 200 Best Albums of the 2010s
  29. Stereogum: The 100 Best Albums Of The 2010s