Your picks for the year’s Top Albums, Top Tracks, Most Underrated/Overrated Albums, Best Videos, Most Disappointing Albums, and more.

Your picks for the year’s Top Albums, Top Tracks, Most Underrated/Overrated Albums, Best Videos, Most Disappointing Albums, and more.



Check out more than 40 year-end lists from some of our favorite artists including: Chairlift’s Top Brain-Melt Moments, Titus Andronicus’ Top Record Company Fails, The Top 10 Partiest Things Andrew W.K. Visualized This Year, Purity Ring’s Top House Plants, and picks from El-P, Real Estate, and more.

Check out more than 40 year-end lists from some of our favorite artists including: Chairlift’s Top Brain-Melt Moments, Titus Andronicus’ Top Record Company Fails, The Top 10 Partiest Things Andrew W.K. Visualized This Year, Purity Ring’s Top House Plants, and picks from El-P, Real Estate, and more.



Pitchfork Writer Top 10s

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All of our writers’ 2012 Top 10s (and links to their work on Pitchfork) can be found here.



From Diplo to RiFF RAFF to ?uestlove to Cat Power to John Darnielle to Frank Ocean— 40 artists no music fan’s Twitter timeline should be without.

From Diplo to RiFF RAFF to ?uestlove to Cat Power to John Darnielle to Frank Ocean— 40 artists no music fan’s Twitter timeline should be without.




Kendrick Lamar’s good kid, m.A.A.d. city, featuring the track “Backseat Freestyle”, is #1 on our Top 50 Albums of 2012.




Frank Ocean’s Channel Orange, featuring the track “Pyramids”, is #2 on our Top 50 Albums of 2012.




Fiona Apple’s The Idler Wheel, featuring the track “Werewolf”, is #3 on our Top 50 Albums of 2012.




Beach House’s Bloom, featuring the track “Myth”, is #7 on our Top 50 Albums of 2012.




Death Grips’ The Money Store, featuring the track “I’ve Seen Footage”, is #9 on our Top 50 Albums of 2012.




Killer Mike’s R.A.P. Music, featuring the track “Reagan”, is #13 on our Top 50 Albums of 2012.




Bat for Lashes’ The Haunted Man, featuring the track “Laura”, is #17 on our Top 50 Albums of 2012.




Jessie Ware’s Devotion, featuring the track “110%”, is #20 on our Top 50 Albums of 2012.




Miguel’s Kaleidoscope Dream, featuring the track “Use Me”, is #23 on our Top 50 Albums of 2012.




Sharon Van Etten’s Tramp, featuring the track “Serpents”, is #36 on our Top 50 Albums of 2012.




Crystal Castles’ III, featuring the track “Wrath of God”, is #49 on our Top 50 Albums of 2012.