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.

Gorilla vs. Bear: Our Favorite Albums from the First Half of 2019

24 June 2019
preliminary

Gorilla vs. Bear: Our Favorite Albums from the First Half of 2019

[see also 2018, 2017, 2016, 2015, 2014, 2013, 2012, 2011]

  1. Jai PaulLeak 04-13 (Bait Ones)
  2. Erika de CasierEssentials
  3. Big ThiefU.F.O.F.
  4. Yves JarvisThe Same But By Different Means
  5. BEA1991Brand New Adult
  6. Aldous HardingDesigner
  7. Freddie Gibbs & MadlibBandana
  8. Jessica PrattQuiet Signs
  9. Ariana Grandethank u, next
  10. NivhekAfter its own death / Walking in a spiral towards the house
  11. BaltraTed
  12. Tyler, The CreatorIGOR
  13. Kornél KovácsStockholm Marathon
  14. park hye jinIf U Want It
  15. Billie EilishWhen We All Fall Asleep, Where Do We Go?
  16. Faye WebsterAtlanta Millionaires Club
  17. Nilüfer YanyaMiss Universe
  18. Laurel HaloDJ-Kicks
  19. BurialClaustro / State Forest
  20. Grace Ives2nd