Year-End Lists

A browsable archive of notable year-end lists. Follow the link for each list to see essential commentary from its author, at the source.
  1. Gorilla vs. Bear: 60 Favorite Albums of 2016
  2. Pazz & Jop: Top 100 Albums of 2016
  3. Complex: 50 Best Albums of 2016
  4. Q: Top 50 Albums Of 2016
  5. Craig Jenkins: 15 Best Albums of 2016
  6. Paste: 50 Best Albums of 2016
  7. Spin: 50 Best Albums of 2016
  8. Mojo: 50 Best Albums of 2017
  9. Brooklyn Vegan: Top Albums of 2016
  10. Slant: 25 Best Albums of 2016
  11. Stereogum: 50 Best Albums of 2016
  12. Uproxx: 20 Best Albums of 2016
  13. Pitchfork: 50 Best Albums of 2016
  14. Fact: 50 Best Albums of 2016
  15. American Songwriter: Top 50 Albums of 2016
  16. Pigeons & Planes: 50 Best Albums of 2016
  17. Robert Christgau: Dean's List 2010s
  18. Consequence of Sound: Top 50 Albums of 2016
  19. Jeremy D. Larson: Favorite Albums of 2016
  20. NPR Music: Best 50 Albums of 2016
  21. The Wild Honey Pie: Top 30 Albums of 2016
  22. Wire: Top 50 Releases of 2016
  23. Entertainment Weekly: 50 Best Albums of 2016
  24. Gorilla vs. Bear: Albums of the Decade
  25. Rolling Stone: 50 Best Albums of 2016
  26. Quietus: Top 100 Albums of 2016
  27. Slant: The 100 Best Albums of the 2010s
  28. Pretty Much Amazing: 60 Best Albums of 2016
  29. Jim Harrington: 50 Best Albums of the Decade
  30. Pitchfork: The 200 Best Albums of the 2010s
  31. Uproxx: The Best Albums of the 2010s
  32. Paste: The 100 Best Albums of the 2010s
  33. Stereogum: The 100 Best Albums Of The 2010s
  34. Consequence of Sound: Top 100 Albums of the 2010s