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Mojo: 75 Best Albums of 2019

17 November 2019

Mojo Magazine: 75 Best Albums of 2019

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

  1. Nick Cave & The Bad SeedsGhosteen
  2. Bill CallahanShepherd in a Sheepskin Vest
  3. Bruce SpringsteenWestern Stars
  4. The Comet Is ComingTrust In The Lifeforce Of The Deep Mystery
  5. Aldous HardingDesigner
  6. Fontaines D.C.Dogrel
  7. Lana Del ReyNorman Fucking Rockwell!
  8. black midiSchlagenheim
  9. Purple MountainsPurple Mountains
  10. Lee "Scratch" PerryRainford
  11. Brittany HowardJaime
  12. Jenny LewisOn the Line
  13. Weyes BloodTitanic Rising
  14. The Fat White FamilySerfs Up!
  15. TinariwenAmadjar
  16. Amyl and The SniffersAmyl and The Sniffers
  17. SolangeWhen I Get Home
  18. P.P. ArnoldThe New Adventures of... P.P. Arnold
  19. Cate Le BonReward
  20. 75 Dollar BillI Was Real
  21. Michael KiwanukaKiwanuka
  22. Big ThiefU.F.O.F.
  23. DavePsychodrama
  24. Sharon Van EttenRemind Me Tomorrow
  25. Thom YorkeAnima
  26. The RaconteursHelp Us Stranger
  27. LizzoCuz I Love You
  28. UnderworldDRIFT Series 1 Sampler Edition
  29. Edwyn CollinsBadbea
  30. Esperanza Spalding12 Little Spells
  31. Hot ChipA Bath Full of Ecstasy
  32. Robert ForsterInferno
  33. Jake Xerxes FussellOut of Sight
  34. Sturgill SimpsonSound & Fury
  35. King Gizzard & The Lizard WizardInfest The Rats' Nest
  36. Sleater-KinneyThe Center Won't Hold
  37. Leonard CohenThanks for the Dance
  38. Flying LotusFlamagra
  39. Mavis StaplesWe Get By
  40. Angel OlsenAll Mirrors
  41. slowthaiNothing Great About Britain
  42. Durand Jones & The IndicationsAmerican Love Call
  43. Modern NatureHow to Live
  44. Chris ForsythAll Time Present
  45. Royal TruxWhite Stuff
  46. DeerhunterWhy Hasn't Everything Already Disappeared?
  47. Bon Iveri,i
  48. Jenny HvalThe Practice of Love
  49. Rustin ManDrift Code
  50. LambchopThis (Is What I Wanted to Tell You)
  51. Richard Dawson2020
  52. WilcoOde to Joy
  53. Sunn O)))Life Metal
  54. Steve GunnThe Unseen In Between
  55. Cass McCombsTip of the Sphere
  56. Danny Brownuknowhatimsayin¿
  57. SantanaAfrica Speaks
  58. LankumThe Livelong Day
  59. The WhoWHO
  60. ToolFear Inoculum
  61. Neil YoungColorado
  62. Oh SeesFace Stabber
  63. Mega BogDolphine
  64. Rhiannon Giddens with Francesco Turrisithere is no Other
  65. Sleaford ModsEton Alive
  66. Vampire WeekendFather of the Bride
  67. MadonnaMadame X
  68. Jamila WoodsLEGACY! LEGACY!
  69. SEED EnsembleDriftglass
  70. Sarathy KorwarMore Arriving
  71. Hiss Golden MessengerTerms of Surrender
  72. Gruff RhysPang!
  73. The SpecialsEncore
  74. Will BurnsChalk Hill Blue
  75. Jessica PrattQuiet Signs