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. Rough Trade: Albums of the Year 2019
  2. Q: Top 50 Albums of 2019
  3. NME: The 50 Best Albums of 2019
  4. Tony Fantano: Top 50 Albums of 2019
  5. PopMatters: The 70 Best Albums of 2019
  6. Wire: Top 50 Releases of 2019
  7. Guardian: The 50 Best Albums of 2019
  8. A.V. Club: The 20 Best Albums of 2019
  9. Complex: The Best Albums of 2019 (So Far)
  10. Complex: Top Music Albums of 2019
  11. Consequence of Sound: Top 50 Albums of 2019
  12. Albumism: The 50 Best Albums of 2019
  13. Gorilla vs. Bear: Favorite Albums of 2019
  14. Uproxx: All of the Best Albums of 2019 So Far, Ranked
  15. Vice: The 100 Best Albums of 2019
  16. Uproxx Music Critics Poll: Best Albums of 2019
  17. Uncut: 75 Best Albums of 2019