Year-End Lists

A hand-curated, browsable index of notable year-end lists. Follow the link for each list to see essential commentary from its author, at the source.

Lists

  1. A.V. Club: The 20 Best Albums of 2019
  2. Time: The 10 Best Albums of 2019
  3. GCN: Steve Erickson: The Year in Music
  4. PopMatters: The 70 Best Albums of 2019
  5. Pitchfork: The 50 Best Albums of 2019
  6. Slant: The 25 Best Albums of 2019
  7. Flood: The Best Albums of 2019
  8. Vulture: Craig Jenkins: The Best Albums of 2019
  9. Jeremy D. Larson: Favorite Albums of 2019
  10. Spectrum Culture: Top 20 Albums of 2019
  11. Spin: The 10 Best Albums of 2019
  12. Paste: The 50 Best Albums of 2019
  13. Treble: The Top 50 Albums of 2019
  14. NME: The 50 Best Albums of 2019
  15. Guardian: The 50 Best Albums of 2019
  16. The Skinny: Top Ten Albums of 2019
  17. Brooklyn Vegan: Top 50 Albums of 2019
  18. Uproxx Music Critics Poll: Best Albums of 2019
  19. The Wild Honey Pie: Top 30 Albums of 2019
  20. Under the Radar: Top 100 Albums of 2019
  21. Stereogum: The 50 Best Albums Of 2019
  22. Jordan Cronk: Top 30 Albums of 2019
  23. Gorilla vs. Bear: Favorite Albums of 2019
  24. Billboard: The 50 Best Albums of 2019
  25. Quietus: Albums of the Year 2019
  26. Noisey: The 100 Best Albums of 2019
  27. Consequence of Sound: Top 50 Albums of 2019
  28. Thrillist: The Best Albums of 2019
  29. Rough Trade: Albums of the Year 2019
  30. Uproxx: The Best Albums Of 2019
  31. Rolling Stone: The 50 Best Albums of 2019
  32. Clash: Albums of the Year 2019
  33. Complex: Top Music Albums of 2019
  34. Wire: Top 50 Albums of 2019
  35. Slant: The 100 Best Albums of the 2010s
  36. Q: Top 50 Albums of 2019