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.

Chris Willman: The Best Albums of 2019

08 December 2019

Chris Willman: The Best Albums of 2019, as published by Variety

  1. Taylor SwiftLover
  2. Billie EilishWhen We All Fall Asleep, Where Do We Go?
  3. The HighwomenThe Highwomen
  4. The RaconteursHelp Us Stranger
  5. The New PornographersIn the Morse Code of Brake Lights
  6. Leonard CohenThanks for the Dance
  7. Maren MorrisGIRL
  8. YolaWalk Through Fire
  9. Ariana Grandethank u, next
  10. Sara BareillesAmidst the Chaos