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.

Albumism: The 50 Best Albums of 2019

02 December 2019

Albumism: The 50 Best Albums of 2019

[see also 2018, 2017, 2010s]

  1. Angel OlsenAll Mirrors
  2. Raphael SaadiqJimmy Lee
  3. DidoStill on My Mind
  4. Anderson .PaakVentura
  5. Lana Del ReyNorman Fucking Rockwell!
  6. Michael KiwanukaKiwanuka
  7. Sharon Van EttenRemind Me Tomorrow
  8. Bruce SpringsteenWestern Stars
  9. Jessica PrattQuiet Signs
  10. Carly Rae JepsenDedicated
  11. Gary Clark Jr.This Land
  12. MadonnaMadame X
  13. Tanya TuckerWhile I'm Livin'
  14. Freddie Gibbs & MadlibBandana
  15. Rosie LoweYU
  16. The NationalI Am Easy to Find
  17. Liam GallagherWhy Me? Why Not.
  18. Vampire WeekendFather of the Bride
  19. Neil YoungColorado
  20. RapsodyEve
  21. DavePsychodrama
  22. BanksIII
  23. Jamila WoodsLEGACY! LEGACY!
  24. Little BrotherMay the Lord Watch
  25. The HawtThornsMorning Sun
  26. Little SimzGREY Area
  27. BeckHyperspace
  28. Taylor SwiftLover
  29. Jordan RakeiOrigin
  30. Chaka KhanHello Happiness
  31. Le Butcherettesbi/MENTAL
  32. ElbowGiants of All Sizes
  33. LizzoCuz I Love You
  34. Jenny LewisOn the Line
  35. KeaneCause and Effect
  36. James BlakeAssume Form
  37. Shuraforevher
  38. Maggie RogersHeard It In A Past Life
  39. Mavis StaplesWe Get By
  40. Hannah Williams & The Affirmations50 Foot Woman
  41. LÉONLÉON
  42. Kelsey WaldonWhite Noise / White Lines
  43. Gang StarrOne of the Best Yet
  44. Lucy RoseNo Words Left
  45. Michaela AnneDesert Dove
  46. SolangeWhen I Get Home
  47. Will YoungLexicon
  48. The CranberriesIn the End
  49. The Brand New HeaviesTBNH
  50. Bon Iveri,i