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. Greg Kot: The Best Albums of 2019
  2. Greg Kot: Best Albums of 2019 So Far
  3. Consequence of Sound: Top 50 Albums of 2019
  4. A.V. Club: The 20 Best Albums of 2019
  5. PopMatters: The 70 Best Albums of 2019
  6. Andrew Barker: The Best Albums of 2019
  7. Ringer: The Best Albums of 2019
  8. Jem Aswad: The Best Albums of 2019
  9. Pitchfork: The 50 Best Albums of 2019
  10. Flood: The Best Albums of 2019
  11. Vibe: The 30 Best Albums of 2019
  12. Slant: The 25 Best Albums of 2019
  13. Thrillist: The Best Albums of 2019
  14. Stereogum: Best 2019 Albums So Far
  15. Albumism: The 50 Best Albums of 2019
  16. Uproxx Music Critics Poll: Best Albums of 2019
  17. Rolling Stone: The 50 Best Albums of 2019
  18. Paste: The 50 Best Albums of 2019
  19. Uproxx: All of the Best Albums of 2019 So Far, Ranked
  20. Billboard: The 50 Best Albums of 2019
  21. Stereogum: The 50 Best Albums Of 2019
  22. Guardian: The 50 Best Albums of 2019
  23. Consequence of Sound: Top 100 Albums of the 2010s
  24. Vice: The 100 Best Albums of 2019
  25. Mojo: 75 Best Albums of 2019
  26. Pitchfork: The 200 Best Albums of the 2010s