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.

Jon Pareles: Best Albums of 2019

05 December 2019

Jon Pareles: Best Albums of 2019, as published by The New York Times

[see also 2018, 2017, 2011]

  1. Billie EilishWhen We All Fall Asleep, Where Do We Go?
  2. Brittany HowardJaime
  3. SantanaAfrica Speaks
  4. Sudan ArchivesAthena
  5. iLeAlmadura
  6. Bon Iveri,i
  7. Lana Del ReyNorman Fucking Rockwell!
  8. Michael KiwanukaKiwanuka
  9. black midiSchlagenheim
  10. 100 gecs1000 gecs