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. Q: Top 50 Albums of 2019
  2. Bob Boilen: Best Albums of 2019
  3. NPR Music: 25 Best Albums of 2019
  4. Mojo: 75 Best Albums of 2019
  5. Gorilla vs. Bear: Our Favorite Albums from the First Half of 2019
  6. Gorilla vs. Bear: Favorite Albums of 2019
  7. Paste: The 25 Best Albums of 2019 (So Far)
  8. Uncut: 75 Best Albums of 2019
  9. Guardian: The 50 Best Albums of 2019
  10. Pitchfork: The 50 Best Albums of 2019
  11. Rough Trade: Albums of the Year 2019