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.
  1. Albumism: The 50 Best Albums of 2019
  2. NPR Music: 25 Best Albums of 2019
  3. Stereogum: The 50 Best Albums Of 2019
  4. Paste: The 50 Best Albums of 2019
  5. The Skinny: Top Ten Albums of 2019
  6. Bob Boilen: Best Albums of 2019
  7. Rough Trade: Albums of the Year 2019
  8. Spin: The 10 Best Albums of 2019
  9. Flood: The Best Albums of 2019
  10. Consequence of Sound: Top 50 Albums of 2019
  11. Pitchfork: The 50 Best Albums of 2019
  12. Guardian: The 50 Best Albums of 2019
  13. Uproxx Music Critics Poll: Best Albums of 2019
  14. PopMatters: The 70 Best Albums of 2019
  15. Q: Top 50 Albums of 2019
  16. Uproxx: The Best Albums Of 2019
  17. Thrillist: The Best Albums of 2019
  18. A.V. Club: The 20 Best Albums of 2019
  19. Spectrum Culture: Top 20 Albums of 2019
  20. Rolling Stone: The 50 Best Albums of 2019
  21. Billboard: The 50 Best Albums of 2019
  22. NME: The 50 Best Albums of 2019
  23. Vice: The 100 Best Albums of 2019
  24. Uncut: 75 Best Albums of 2019
  25. The Wild Honey Pie: Top 30 Albums of 2019
  26. Gorilla vs. Bear: Favorite Albums of 2019
  27. Mojo: 75 Best Albums of 2019
  28. Consequence of Sound: Top 100 Albums of the 2010s