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Billions Artists on Best of 2017 Lists

Billions Artists on Best of 2017 Lists

With 2017 coming to an end, we would like to highlight some of our artists’ appearances on various “Best Of” lists around the web. Here are several of the accolades bestowed upon them this year. As always, thank you to everyone who made it an amazing year. We’re looking forward to 2018 being even better!

 

 

 

Angel Olsen

Gorilla Vs. Bear’s Albums of 2017; Esquire’s (UK) 50 Best Albums of 2017; Cracked Magazine’s Albums of 2017

Arcade Fire

NME’s Albums of 2017; Drowned in Sound’s Favorite Albums of 2017; Rolling Stone’s 50 Best Songs of 2017; Double J’s 50 Best Albums of 2017; Louder Than War’s Top 100 Albums of 2017; Earbuddy’s 100 Best Albums of 2017; Fopp’s Best Albums of 2017; Gigwise’s 51 Best Albums of 2017; God Is In The TV’s Top 50 Albums of 2017; Piccadilly Records’ Top 100 Albums of 2017; KEXP Listeners Top 90.3 Albums of 2017 (#8)

Bonnie “Prince” Billy

Aquarium Drunkard’s 2017 Year In Review

Bully

The Alternative’s Top 50 Releases of 2017; Laura Jane Grace’s Top 10 Albums of 2017; KEXP Listeners Top 90.3 Albums of 2017

Charly Bliss

Rolling Stone’s 50 Best Songs of 2017; The FADER’s 101 Top Songs of 2017; Uproxx’s Best Albums of 2017; Stereogum’s 50 Best Albums of 2017 (#7); The Ringer’s Best Albums of 2017 (#9); Noisey’s 100 Best Albums of 2017; The A.V. Club’s 20 Best Albums of 2017; PopMatter’s 60 Best Albums of 2017; Pitchfork’s 100 Best Songs of 2017; Billboard’s 50 Best Albums of 2017; Bandcamp’s Best Albums of 2017 (#5); Newsweek’s 17 Best Albums of 2017 (#2); NPR Music’s 100 Best Songs of 2017 (#3); The Alternative’s Top 50 Releases of 2017 (#4); KEXP Listeners Top 90.3 Albums of 2017

Cold Specks

AllMusic’s Favorite Singer/Songwriter Albums

Colin Stetson

Drowned in Sound’s Favorite Albums of 2017; Fopp’s Best Albums of 2017; Gigwise’s 51 Best Albums of 2017; AllMusic’s Favorite Jazz Albums; Norman Records’ Albums of the Year 2017 (#6)

David Rawlings

Uncut’s 75 Best Albums of 2017; Fopp’s Best Albums of 2017; American Songwriter’s Top 25 Songs of 2017 (#5)

David Bazan

Paste’s 50 Best Albums of 2017; Earbuddy’s 100 Best Albums of 2017; BLARE’s 50 Best Albums of 2017; Aquarium Drunkard’s 2017 Year In Review; Kevin Devine’s Top LPs of 2017; Laura Jane Grace’s Top 10 Albums of 2017; Augusta Koch’s Favorite Lyrics/Songs of 2017; KEXP Listeners Top 90.3 Albums of 2017

Destroyer

Drowned in Sound’s Favorite Albums of 2017; Aquarium Drunkard’s 2017 Year In Review; SPIN’s 50 Best Albums of 2017; SPIN’s 101 Best Songs of 2017

The Dream Syndicate

PopMatter’s 60 Best Albums of 2017

EX EYE

AllMusic’s Best Albums of 2017; Paste’s Best New Artists of 2017; SPIN’s 50 Best Albums of 2017; Norman Records’ Albums of the Year 2017

Fleet Foxes

Consequence of Sound’s Top 50 Albums of 2017; Paste’s 50 Best Albums of 2017; Uncut’s 75 Best Albums of 2017; The Skinny’s Top 50 Albums of 2017; Q Magazine’s 50 Best Albums of 2017; Double J’s 50 Best Albums of 2017; Uproxx’s Best Albums of 2017 (#8); AllMusic’s Best Albums of 2017; Albumism’s 50 Best Albums of 2017 (#10); Pretty Much Amazing’s Best Albums of 2017; Treble’s Top 50 Albums of 2017 (#5); Pitchfork’s 50 Best Albums of 2017; PopMatter’s 60 Best Albums of 2017; Baeble’s Top 30 Albums of 2017 (#6); Earbuddy’s 100 Best Albums of 2017 (#9); Fopp’s Best Albums of 2017 (#6); The 405’s Top 20 Albums of 2017 (#6); BLARE’s 50 Best Albums of 2017; American Songwriter’s Top 25 Songs of 2017; Diffuser’s Top 25 Albums of 2017 (#6); SPIN’s 50 Best Albums of 2017; Esquire’s 50 Best Songs of 2017; Norman Records’ Albums of the Year 2017; KEXP Listeners Top 90.3 Albums of 2017; The Wild Honey Pie’s Top 30 Albums of 2017; SPIN’s 101 Best Songs of 2017

Future Islands

Drowned in Sound’s Favorite Albums of 2017; Esquire’s (UK) 50 Best Albums of 2017; Earbuddy’s 100 Best Albums of 2017; Fopp’s Best Albums of 2017; Digital Trend’s 50 Best Albums Released in 2017; KEXP Listeners Top 90.3 Albums of 2017

Gordi

Rolling Stone Australia’s 50 Best Albums of 2017

Hiss Golden Messenger

Uncut’s 75 Best Albums of 2017; Uproxx’s Best Albums of 2017; Classic Rock Magazine’s 50 Albums of 2017; Aquarium Drunkard’s 2017 Year In Review

Hoops

Gorilla Vs. Bear’s Albums of 2017; Paste’s Best New Artists of 2017; Gorilla Vs. Bear’s Songs of 2017; Digital Trend’s 50 Best Albums Released in 2017; Filter Mexico’s Best Bands of 2017 (#9)

Ibeyi

The FADER’s 101 Top Songs of 2017; Mashable’s 10 Favorite Albums of 2017 (#10); Pitchfork’s 50 Best Albums of 2017; NPR Music’s 100 Best Songs of 2017; Esquire’s 50 Best Songs of 2017; AllMusic’s Favorite R&B Albums; Exclaim!’s Top 10 Soul and R&B Albums (#8); Pitchfork’s 100 Best Songs of 2017; Piccadilly Records’ Top 100 Albums of 2017

IDLES

Drowned in Sound’s Favorite Albums of 2017; BBC Radio 6 Music’s Albums of 2017 (#5); AllMusic’s Best Albums of 2017; Loud And Quiet’s Top 40 Albums of 2017 (#9); Louder Than War’s Top 100 Albums of 2017 (#5); PopMatter’s 60 Best Albums of 2017; Fopp’s Best Albums of 2017; Gigwise’s 51 Best Albums of 2017 (#5); God Is In The TV’s Top 50 Albums of 2017 (#1); The Line of Best Fit’s Best Albums of 2017; Cracked Magazine’s Albums of 2017; Norman Records’ Albums of the Year 2017; Piccadilly Records’ Top 100 Albums of 2017; Rough Trade’s Albums of 2017

Jason Isbell and the 400 Unit

Paste’s 50 Best Albums of 2017; Uncut’s 75 Best Albums of 2017; Rolling Stone’s 50 Best Albums of 2017; MOJO’s Top 50 Albums of 2017; Double J’s 50 Best Albums of 2017; Uproxx’s Best Albums of 2017; American Songwriter’s Top 25 Albums of 2017 (#2); Stereogum’s 50 Best Albums of 2017; The Ringer’s Best Albums of 2017 (#5); Noisey’s 100 Best Albums of 2017; NPR Music’s 50 Best Albums of 2017 (#7); PopMatter’s 60 Best Albums of 2017; Fopp’s Best Albums of 2017 (#7); God Is In The TV’s Top 50 Albums of 2017; Digital Trend’s 50 Best Albums Released in 2017 (#9); American Songwriter’s Top 25 Songs of 2017 (#6); Diffuser’s Top 25 Albums of 2017; Rolling Stone Australia’s 50 Best Albums of 2017; NPR Music’s 100 Best Songs of 2017; New York Daily News’ 25 Best Albums of 2017; The Philadelphia Inquirer’s Best Albums of 2017 (#1); KEXP Listeners Top 90.3 Albums of 2017

Jenny Hval

Stereogum’s 50 Best Music Videos of 2017

Kasey Chambers

Rolling Stone Australia’s 50 Best Albums of 2017

Kevin Morby

Paste’s 50 Best Albums of 2017; Uncut’s 75 Best Albums of 2017; Q Magazine’s 50 Best Albums of 2017; NME’s Albums of 2017; Uproxx’s Best Albums of 2017; Loud And Quiet’s Top 40 Albums of 2017; Treble’s Top 50 Albums of 2017; Gigwise’s 51 Best Albums of 2017; FLOOD Magazine’s Best Albums of 2017; Digital Trend’s 50 Best Albums Released in 2017; The Line of Best Fit’s Best Albums of 2017 (#7); Aquarium Drunkard’s 2017 Year In Review; Esquire’s 50 Best Songs of 2017; AllMusic’s Favorite Singer/Songwriter Albums; KEXP Listeners Top 90.3 Albums of 2017

Land of Talk

Double J’s 50 Best Albums of 2017; Uproxx’s Best Albums of 2017; Digital Trend’s 50 Best Albums Released in 2017; BLARE’s 50 Best Albums of 2017;

Loma

Gorilla Vs. Bear’s Songs of 2017

Marika Hackman

Earbuddy’s 100 Best Albums of 2017; The Line of Best Fit’s Best Albums of 2017; Cracked Magazine’s Albums of 2017; Rough Trade’s Albums of 2017

Meat Wave

The Alternative’s Top 50 Releases of 2017

Midnight Sister

Gorilla Vs. Bear’s Songs of 2017

The Mountain Goats

No Ripcord’s Best Albums of 2017; Aquarium Drunkard’s 2017 Year In Review; Rough Trade’s Albums of 2017; KEXP Listeners Top 90.3 Albums of 2017

Mount Eerie

Consequence of Sound’s Top 50 Albums of 2017 (#8); Paste’s 50 Best Albums of 2017 (#9); Uncut’s 75 Best Albums of 201 7; The Skinny’s Top 50 Albums of 2017; Vulture’s 10 Best Albums of 2017 (#3); Stereogum’s 50 Best Albums of 2017 (#10); Noisey’s 100 Best Albums of 2017; The Vinyl Factory’s 50 Favorite Albums of 2017; AllMusic’s Best Albums of 2017; Jon Caramanica’s Best Albums of 2017 (#3); OOR’s Top 10 Albums of 2017 (#7); Treble’s Top 50 Albums of 2017 (#3); NPR Music’s 50 Best Albums of 2017; Pitchfork’s 50 Best Albums of 2017; PopMatter’s 60 Best Albums of 2017; Earbuddy’s 100 Best Albums of 2017 (#1); Pitchfork’s 100 Best Songs of 2017; The Atlantic’s Top 10 Albums of 2017 (#6); NOW Magazine’s 10 Best Albums of 2017 (#2); Digital Trend’s 50 Best Albums Released in 2017 (#2); BLARE’s 50 Best Albums of 2017; Bandcamp’s Best Albums of 2017; Diffuser’s Top 25 Albums of 2017; No Ripcord’s Best Albums of 2017; SPIN’s 50 Best Albums of 2017; Norman Records’ Albums of the Year 2017 (#1); Kevin Devine’s Top LPs of 2017; KEXP Listeners Top 90.3 Albums of 2017; Fact Magazine’s 50 Best Albums of 2017; Spectrum Culture’s Top 20 Albums of 2017; The Wild Honey Pie’s Top 30 Albums of 2017 (#10); SPIN’s 101 Best Songs of 2017

The New Pornographers

Paste’s 50 Best Albums of 2017; Rolling Stone’s 50 Best Albums of 2017; Digital Trend’s 50 Best Albums Released in 2017; Diffuser’s Top 25 Albums of 2017; No Ripcord’s Best Albums of 2017; Rolling Stone Australia’s 50 Best Albums of 2017; Stereogum’s 50 Best Albums of 2017; KEXP Listeners Top 90.3 Albums of 2017

Nilüfer Yanya

Pitchfork’s 100 Best Songs of 2017; Pigeons & Planes’ Best Songs of 2017

Perfume Genius

Consequence of Sound’s Top 50 Albums of 2017; Paste’s 50 Best Albums of 2017; The Skinny’s Top 50 Albums of 2017 (#4); NME’s Albums of 2017; MOJO’s Top 50 Albums of 2017; The Independent’s 30 Best Albums of 2017 (#4); Drowned in Sound’s Favorite Albums of 2017; The FADER’s 101 Top Songs of 2017; Double J’s 50 Best Albums of 2017; Uproxx’s Best Albums of 2017; American Songwriter’s Top 25 Albums of 2017; TIME’s Top 10 Albums of 2017 (#3); Stereogum’s 50 Best Albums of 2017 (#4); Noisey’s 100 Best Albums of 2017; Esquire’s (UK) 50 Best Albums of 2017; Pretty Much Amazing’s Best Albums of 2017; Entertainment Weekly’s 25 Best Albums of 2017;  Treble’s Top 50 Albums of 2017; NPR Music’s 50 Best Albums of 2017 (#6); Pitchfork’s 50 Best Albums of 2017; PopMatter’s 60 Best Albums of 2017; Baeble’s Top 30 Albums of 2017 (#3); Earbuddy’s 100 Best Albums of 2017 (#6); Fopp’s Best Albums of 2017; Pitchfork’s 100 Best Songs of 2017; Billboard’s 50 Best Albums of 2017; The 405’s Top 20 Albums of 2017 (#5); God Is In The TV’s Top 50 Albums of 2017 (#5); Dazed’s 20 Best Albums of 2017; Digital Trend’s 50 Best Albums Released in 2017 (#3); American Songwriter’s Top 25 Songs of 2017; The Line of Best Fit’s Best Albums of 2017 (#10); No Ripcord’s Best Albums of 2017; Stereogum’s 50 Best Music Videos of 2017; SPIN’s 50 Best Albums of 2017; Variety’s Best Albums of 2017; NPR Music’s 100 Best Songs of 2017; Esquire’s 50 Best Songs of 2017; Cracked Magazine’s Albums of 2017; Kitty Empire’s Top 10 Albums of 2017; KEXP Listeners Top 90.3 Albums of 2017; Spectrum Culture’s Top 20 Albums of 2017; The Wild Honey Pie’s Top 30 Albums of 2017; SPIN’s 101 Best Songs of 2017

Priests

Paste’s 50 Best Albums of 2017; The Skinny’s Top 50 Albums of 2017; Stereogum’s 50 Best Albums of 2017 (#3); The A.V. Club’s 20 Best Albums of 2017 (#6); Loud And Quiet’s Top 40 Albums of 2017;  Treble’s Top 50 Albums of 2017; NPR Music’s 50 Best Albums of 2017; Pitchfork’s 50 Best Albums of 2017; Earbuddy’s 100 Best Albums of 2017; Pitchfork’s 100 Best Songs of 2017; Billboard’s 50 Best Albums of 2017; The Atlantic’s Top 10 Albums of 2017 (#8); God Is In The TV’s Top 50 Albums of 2017; Paste’s Best New Artists of 2017 (#4); Filter Mexico’s Best Bands of 2017 (#4); Newsweek’s 17 Best Albums of 2017 (#10); Fact Magazine’s 50 Best Tracks of 2017; No Ripcord’s Best Albums of 2017; SPIN’s 50 Best Albums of 2017; Esquire’s 50 Best Songs of 2017; Cracked Magazine’s Albums of 2017; Fact Magazine’s 50 Best Albums of 2017; The Wild Honey Pie’s Top 30 Albums of 2017; SPIN’s 101 Best Songs of 2017

PUP

Stereogum’s 50 Best Music Videos of 2017

ROSTAM

Uproxx’s Best Albums of 2017

Show Me The Body

Cracked Magazine’s Albums of 2017

Song Exploder

NME’s Best Podcasts 2017

St. Vincent

Consequence of Sound’s Top 50 Albums of 2017 (#6); Paste’s 50 Best Albums of 2017; Paste’s 50 Best Albums of 2017 (#9); The Skinny’s Top 50 Albums of 2017; Rolling Stone’s 50 Best Albums of 2017; Rolling Stone Australia’s 50 Best Albums of 2017; Q Magazine’s 50 Best Albums of 2017 (#6); NME’s Albums of 2017; MOJO’s Top 50 Albums of 2017 (#6); The Independent’s 30 Best Albums of 2017; Drowned in Sound’s Favorite Albums of 2017 (#4); Double J’s 50 Best Albums of 2017 (#3); Uproxx’s Best Albums of 2017 (#6); American Songwriter’s Top 25 Albums of 2017 (#8); Stereogum’s 50 Best Albums of 2017; Fact Magazine’s 10 Best Music Videos of 2017 (#4); USA Today’s 10 Favorite Albums of 2017; The Sunday Time’s Best Albums of 2017 (#3); Noisey’s 100 Best Albums of 2017 (#9); Slant Magazine’s 25 Best Albums of 2017 (#2); AllMusic’s Best Albums of 2017; Fuse’s 20 Best Albums of 2017 (#5); Esquire’s (UK) 50 Best Albums of 2017; Jon Pareles’ Best Albums of 2017 (#1); Albumism’s 50 Best Albums of 2017; The A.V. Club’s 20 Best Albums of 2017 (#2); Pretty Much Amazing’s Best Albums of 2017 (#2); OOR’s Top 10 Albums of 2017; Entertainment Weekly’s 25 Best Albums of 2017 (#4); Loud And Quiet’s Top 40 Albums of 2017; Mashable’s 10 Favorite Albums of 2017 (#8); Pitchfork’s 50 Best Albums of 2017; PopMatter’s 60 Best Albums of 2017; Baeble’s Top 30 Albums of 2017; Earbuddy’s 100 Best Albums of 2017; Fopp’s Best Albums of 2017; Pitchfork’s 100 Best Songs of 2017; Billboard’s 50 Best Albums of 2017; Gigwise’s 51 Best Albums of 2017 (#9); Pigeons & Planes’ Best Music Videos of 2017 (#7); NOW Magazine’s 10 Best Albums of 2017 (#10); FLOOD Magazine’s Best Albums of 2017; Dazed’s 20 Best Albums of 2017; Cosmopolitan’s 10 Best Albums of 2017 (#7); Newsweek’s 17 Best Albums of 2017; American Songwriter’s Top 25 Songs of 2017; Fact Magazine’s 50 Best Tracks of 2017; Diffuser’s Top 25 Albums of 2017 (#3); The Line of Best Fit’s Best Albums of 2017; No Ripcord’s Best Albums of 2017 (#4); Stereogum’s 50 Best Music Videos of 2017; Variety’s Best Albums of 2017; NPR Music’s 100 Best Songs of 2017; Esquire’s 50 Best Songs of 2017; Pigeons & Planes’ Best Songs of 2017; Cracked Magazine’s Albums of 2017; New York Daily News’ 25 Best Albums of 2017; Kitty Empire’s Top 10 Albums of 2017; The Philadelphia Inquirer’s Best Albums of 2017 (#5); KEXP Listeners Top 90.3 Albums of 2017 (#7); Fact Magazine’s 50 Best Albums of 2017; Junkee’s 10 Best Albums of 2017 (#3); NZ Herald’s Best Albums of 2017; Spectrum Culture’s Top 20 Albums of 2017 (#7); The Wild Honey Pie’s Top 30 Albums of 2017 (#6); SPIN’s 101 Best Songs of 2017

Strand of Oaks

Uproxx’s Best Albums of 2017

Sudan Archives

Bandcamp’s Best Albums of 2017; NPR Music’s 100 Best Songs of 2017; Fact Magazine’s 50 Best Albums of 2017

Sufjan Stevens

Gorilla Vs. Bear’s Songs of 2017; Esquire’s 50 Best Songs of 2017

Valerie June

Rolling Stone’s 50 Best Albums of 2017; Slant Magazine’s 25 Best Albums of 2017; Jon Pareles’ Best Albums of 2017 (#9); Albumism’s 50 Best Albums of 2017; PopMatter’s 60 Best Albums of 2017; Cosmopolitan’s 10 Best Albums of 2017 (#10); American Songwriter’s Top 25 Songs of 2017; NPR Music’s 100 Best Songs of 2017; AllMusic’s Favorite Singer/Songwriter Albums; Rolling Stone Australia’s 50 Best Albums of 2017

Wire

MOJO’s Top 50 Albums of 2017; The Quietus’ 2017 Albums of the Year; Louder Than War’s Top 100 Albums of 2017

Wolf Parade

Louder Than War’s Top 100 Albums of 2017; Earbuddy’s 100 Best Albums of 2017; KEXP Listeners Top 90.3 Albums of 2017

Posted on December 20, 2017 in Announcements, News