Best Of 2014 Lists So Far

It used to be you had to wait until November or so to start seeing the best of music lists for the year. No more! We’re kind at the halfway-ish, sorta point of the year, so let’s go deep into the web and find the best songs and albums of the year, so far, as chosen by some of your fave outlets. I’ll be updating this daily.

The 405’s Best Albums Of The Year So Far
411mania’s Top 8 Albums of 2014 (So Far)
Alphabet Pony’s Best 15 Music Videos Of 2014 So Far
Alt.Latino’s Favorite Latin Music Of 2014
Amazon.com’s Best 50 Albums of 2014
Amazon.com’s Best 50 Songs of 2014
Amoeba Music’s Best Albums of 2014…So Far
axs.com’s Best Las Vegas festivals of 2014
axs.com’s Best Nashville Festivals of 2014
BBC’s Zane Lowe’s Hottest Records of 2014
Beats Music’s 18 Best Songs of 2014 So Far
Chartattack’s 20 Best Music Videos of 2014
Clash Magazine’s 7 Of The Best: Albums Of 2014 So Far
CMJ’s Best Albums Of 2014 So Far
CMJ’s 30 Best Songs Of 2014 So Far
Complex Magazine’s Best Albums of 2014
Consequence of Sound’s Top 50 Songs of 2014
Cooper And Kid’s Best Kids Music of 2014
DJ Anne Litt from KCRW’s Top 10 Albums of 2014
Dallas Observer’s Best North Texas Albums of 2014 So Far
Dazed Magazine’s best tracks of 2014 so far
Drowned In Sound team revealed their personal favourite albums of the year so far
Entertainment Weekly’s Best Albums of 2014
Entertainment Weekly’s 10 Best Singles of 2014
Evening Standard’s Best Albums of 2014
Exclaim!’s Best of 2014: Top 20 Pop & Rock Albums, Part One
FACT Magazine’s 20 Best Album Covers of 2014
FACT Magazine’s 20 Best Reissues of 2014
Filtered Lens’ Best Music of 2014 (So Far!)
Flavorwire’s 25 Best Songs Of 2014 So Far
Fopp’s Top 50 Albums of 2014
Fringe Music Fix’s Best Music Videos Of 2014 So Far
Gigwise’s Best Of 2014 So Far
HBR 103.5’S Best of 2014: New Kenyan Artists Who Made an Impression This Year
Huffington Post Canada’s Best Hip-Hop Albums Of 2014

Idolator’s 20 Best Albums, EPs & Singles Of 2014
Indie Vision Music’s Best Releases From The First Half Of 2014
Indie Underground Best Songs of 2014
KCRW DJ’s Top Ranked Albums of 2014
KCRW’s Music Director Jason Bentley’s Top 10 Albums of 2014
KCUR’s Best Music of 2014
Live In Limbo’s Top 25 Songs of 2014
Loudwire’s 20 Best Rock Songs of 2014
Mic’s The 26 Best Songs of 2014 (So Far)
MOJO Magazine’s 20 Best Albums of 2014 so far
Music Times’ 8 Great Albums From 2014 You Probably Haven’t Heard Of
NPR’s All Songs Considered: The Year In Music 2014
NPR’s 50 Favorite Songs Of 2014
NewsOK.com’s Best Oklahoma Music Moments of 2014
Noise Trade’s Best Albums Of 2014 So Far
Paste Magazine’s 27 Best Songs Of 2014
Paste Magazine’s 25 Best Albums Of 2014 So Far
Pretty Much Amazing’s 50 Best Albums of 2014 So Far
Q Magazine’s Top 50 Albums of 2014
Ravalli Republic’s 14 Best Albums of 2014
Reader’s Digest Best Of 2014 so far
Red Eye Chicago’s 2014’s best music so far
Rob Sheffield’s Top 25 Songs of 2014 So Far
Rolling Stone Magazine’s 45 Best Albums Of 2014 So Far
Rolling Stone’s Best Reissues of 2014 So Far
Soundblab’s Jeff Penczak’s Top 10 Releases of 2014
Spin’s 57 Best Songs of 2014 (So Far)
SPIN’s Best Music of 2014 So Far
StarPulse’s 25 Best Albums Of 2014 So Far
Stuff’s Best Albums On Spotify In 2014 So Far
Taste Of Country’s The Best of Country Music 2014 (So Far)
The Guardian’s readers pick 10 best albums of 2014 (so far)
The Missoulian’s Top 14 Albums of 2014
The Pains of Being Pure at Heart Best Albums of 2014 so far
The Pop Buzz!!!’s The Best Music of 2014
The Telegraph’s 28 Best Jazz Albums of 2014
Time Magazine’s 25 Best Songs of 2014 (So Far)
University of Virginia The Cavalier Daily’s Best Albums of 2014