Top Albums and Songs of All Time
Acclaimed Music aggregates music critics' lists and ratings of albums and songs.
The albums and songs are ranked by year, country and genre (albums only).
Top 6000 Songs
Top 3000 Albums
Last update: August 22nd, 2015.
Next update of the all-time lists will be sometime during 2017. There's an unofficial 2016 update (excel sheets only).
Top Albums of 2017
The MegaCritic Chart (updated two times per month in the forum) (NEW!)
Albums are ranked by a weighted rating based on the average rating and the number of ratings from a selection of
music magazines and webzines. Many thanks to Otisredding for this feature!
Top Albums and Songs of 2016
Top Albums of 2016
Top Songs of 2016
The spreadsheets summarize the critics' end of year lists. They will be updated a few times during December and
January. Scroll down the forum threads to see the last updates. Many thanks to Harold and Sweepstakes Ron
for these spreadsheets!
Top Albums and Songs of 2015
Top Albums of 2015
Top Songs of 2015
The spreadsheets summarize the critics' end of year lists. Scroll down the forum threads to see the last updates.
Many thanks to Harold for the album spreadsheet!
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All songs are included on playlists for the all-time, decade and year song lists and if you are on a PC you can also listen
to ranked playlists by artist and country.
All albums that are available on Spotify can be listened to on the album pages.
Acclaimed Music Forums
Welcome to discuss music, join various polls, or post a critics' list that is not included on Acclaimed Music yet.
History of forum polls
Acclaimed Music Forum Chart
The chart is based on members' nominations and votes of the best songs right now.
Vote or see the results