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.

2021 Podcasts

Atlantic: The 50 Best Podcasts of 2021

28 December 2021

9/12

The Atlantic: The 50 Best Podcasts of 2021, selected by Laura Jane Standley and Eric McQuade

[see also 20192018]

Guardian: The 20 Best Podcasts of 2021

28 December 2021

Sweet Bobby

The Guardian: The 20 Best Podcasts of 2021

Entertainment Weekly: The 10 Best Podcasts of 2021

15 December 2021

Twenty Thousand Hertz

Entertainment Weekly: The 10 Best Podcasts of 2021

[see also 2018]

Vulture: Nicholas Quah: The Best Podcasts of 2021

15 December 2021

Aack Cast - Jamie Loftus

Nicholas Quah: The Best Podcasts of 2021, as published by New York Magazine’s Vulture

[see also 202020192018]

Honorable Mentions

Time: Eliana Dockterman: The 10 Best Podcasts of 2021

02 December 2021

9/12

Eliana Dockterman: The 10 Best Podcasts of 2021, as published by Time Magazine

[see also 2020]

New York Times: Reggie Ugwu: The 10 Best Podcasts of 2021

01 December 2021

9/12

Reggie Ugwu: The 10 Best Podcasts of 2021, as published by The New York Times