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: Favorite Albums of 2019

04 December 2019

Gorilla vs. Bear: Favorite Albums of 2019

[see also 2010s, 2018, 2017, 2016, 2015, 2014, 2013, 2012, 2011]

  1. Lana Del ReyNorman Fucking Rockwell!
  2. Erika de CasierEssentials
  3. Big ThiefU.F.O.F.
  4. Big ThiefTwo Hands
  5. Men I TrustOncle Jazz
  6. BEA1991Brand New Adult
  7. ChromaticsCloser to Grey
  8. Billie EilishWhen We All Fall Asleep, Where Do We Go?
  9. Yves JarvisThe Same But By Different Means
  10. Aldous HardingDesigner
  11. park hye jinIf U Want It
  12. Freddie Gibbs & MadlibBandana
  13. Weyes BloodTitanic Rising
  14. JPEGMAFIAAll My Heroes Are Cornballs
  15. Faye WebsterAtlanta Millionaires Club
  16. MalibuOne Life
  17. Julia JacklinCrushing
  18. MoodymannSinner: KDJ-48
  19. FKA twigsMagdalene
  20. Nilüfer YanyaMiss Universe
  21. Caroline PolachekPang
  22. NivhekAfter its own death / Walking in a spiral towards the house
  23. BaltraTed
  24. Tyler, The CreatorIGOR
  25. Flore LaurentienneVolume 1
  26. Galcher LustwerkInformation
  27. Danny Brownuknowhatimsayin¿
  28. CFCFNight Bus 4 : Memory of Night Bus
  29. Little SimzGREY Area
  30. Jenny HvalThe Practice of Love
  31. Jessica PrattQuiet Signs
  32. NoahThirty
  33. Angel OlsenAll Mirrors
  34. Panda BearBuoys
  35. Mega BogDolphine
  36. Laurel HaloDJ-Kicks
  37. Toro y MoiOuter Peace
  38. Toro y MoiSoul Trash
  39. Sofia KourtesisSofia Kourtesis
  40. Maria SomervilleAll My People
  41. Andy StottIt Should Be Us
  42. Carla dal FornoLook up Sharp
  43. Charli XCXCharli
  44. HTRKVenus in Leo
  45. Ana Roxanne~~~
  46. Nina KeithMARANASATI 19111
  47. Young Nudy & Pi'erre BourneSli'merre
  48. Sault5
  49. yeuleSerotonin II
  50. VegynOnly Diamonds Cut Diamonds
  51. Kornél KovácsStockholm Marathon
  52. Anthony NaplesFog FM