Year-End Lists

A browsable archive of notable year-end lists. Follow the link for each list to see essential commentary from its author, at the source.
  1. Time: The 10 Best Albums of 2019
  2. Steve Erickson: The Year in Music
  3. A.V. Club: The 20 Best Albums of 2019
  4. PopMatters: The 70 Best Albums of 2019
  5. Slant: The 25 Best Albums of 2019
  6. Pitchfork: The 50 Best Albums of 2019
  7. Flood: The Best Albums of 2019
  8. Spectrum Culture: Top 20 Albums of 2019
  9. Craig Jenkins: The Best Albums of 2019
  10. Jeremy D. Larson: Favorite Albums of 2019
  11. Spin: The 10 Best Albums of 2019
  12. Paste: The 50 Best Albums of 2019
  13. NME: The 50 Best Albums of 2019
  14. Guardian: The 50 Best Albums of 2019
  15. The Skinny: Top Ten Albums of 2019
  16. Brooklyn Vegan: Top 50 Albums of 2019
  17. Uproxx Music Critics Poll: Best Albums of 2019
  18. The Wild Honey Pie: Top 30 Albums of 2019
  19. Stereogum: The 50 Best Albums Of 2019
  20. Jordan Cronk: Top 30 Albums of 2019
  21. Gorilla vs. Bear: Favorite Albums of 2019
  22. Billboard: The 50 Best Albums of 2019
  23. Quietus: Albums of the Year 2019
  24. Vice: The 100 Best Albums of 2019
  25. Thrillist: The Best Albums of 2019
  26. Consequence of Sound: Top 50 Albums of 2019
  27. Rough Trade: Albums of the Year 2019
  28. Rolling Stone: The 50 Best Albums of 2019
  29. Uproxx: The Best Albums Of 2019
  30. Complex: Top Music Albums of 2019
  31. Wire: Top 50 Releases of 2019
  32. Q: Top 50 Albums of 2019
  33. Slant: The 100 Best Albums of the 2010s