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. Paste: 25 Best TV Shows of 2016
  2. BuzzFeed: Here Are The 55 Best TV Shows Of The Decade
  3. Consequence of Sound: Top 100 TV Shows of the 2010s
  4. Jen Chaney: 10 Best TV Shows of 2017
  5. David Wiegand: 12 Best TV Shows of 2016
  6. Brandon Katz: 10 Best TV Shows of 2017
  7. Matt Zoller Seitz: 11 Best TV Shows of 2016
  8. Rob Sheffield: 20 Best TV Shows of 2017
  9. Maggie Fremont: The Best TV Shows of the 2010s
  10. Decider: Top 20 TV Shows of 2019
  11. Playlist: 30 Best TV Shows of 2016
  12. Little White Lies: The 25 Best TV Shows of 2019
  13. Complex: The Best TV Shows of 2019
  14. Maureen Ryan: 20 Best TV Shows of 2016
  15. Entertainment Weekly: 10 Best TV Shows of 2016
  16. Paste: The 100 Best TV Shows of the 2010s
  17. Slant: 25 Best TV Shows of 2017
  18. A.V. Club: The 25 Best TV Shows of 2019
  19. A.V. Club: 30 Best TV Shows of 2016
  20. Tim Goodman: Best TV of 2017
  21. A.V. Club: The 100 Best TV Shows of the 2010s
  22. Guardian: The 50 Best TV Shows of 2019