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.

Bob Boilen


  • Bob Boilen: Best Albums of 2019
  • Bob Boilen: Top Ten Albums of 2018
  • Bob Boilen: Top 12 Albums of 2017
  • Bob Boilen: 11 Favorite Albums of 2011