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. Chris Richards: Best Music of 2019
  2. Slant: The 25 Best Albums of 2019
  3. Gorilla vs. Bear: Favorite Albums of 2019
  4. Guardian: The 50 Best Albums of 2019
  5. Uproxx: The Best Albums Of 2019
  6. Stereogum: The 50 Best Albums Of 2019
  7. Uproxx Music Critics Poll: Best Albums of 2019
  8. Ken Tucker: Top 10 Albums of the Year
  9. Ringer: The Best Albums of 2019
  10. Pitchfork: The 50 Best Albums of 2019
  11. Q: Top 50 Albums of 2019
  12. Jordan Cronk: Top 30 Albums of 2019
  13. Spectrum Culture: Top 20 Albums of 2019
  14. Andrew Barker: The Best Albums of 2019
  15. Robin Hilton: Best Albums of 2019
  16. Vice: The 100 Best Albums of 2019
  17. Brooklyn Vegan: Top 50 Albums of 2019
  18. PopMatters: The 70 Best Albums of 2019
  19. NME: The 50 Best Albums of 2019
  20. Slant: The 100 Best Albums of the 2010s
  21. Rolling Stone: The 50 Best Albums of 2019
  22. Spin: The 10 Best Albums of 2019
  23. Thrillist: The Best Albums of 2019
  24. Time: The 10 Best Albums of 2019
  25. Albumism: The 50 Best Albums of 2019
  26. Flood: The Best Albums of 2019
  27. Uncut: 75 Best Albums of 2019
  28. Billboard: The 50 Best Albums of 2019
  29. Gorilla vs. Bear: Albums of the Decade
  30. Jon Caramanica: Best Albums of 2019
  31. Mojo: 75 Best Albums of 2019
  32. Jon Pareles: Best Albums of 2019
  33. Craig Jenkins: The Best Albums of 2019
  34. Jim DeRogatis: The Best Albums of 2019
  35. The Wild Honey Pie: Top 30 Albums of 2019
  36. A.V. Club: The 20 Best Albums of 2019
  37. Consequence of Sound: Top 50 Albums of 2019
  38. Jeremy D. Larson: Favorite Albums of 2019
  39. Uproxx: The Best Albums of the 2010s
  40. Jim Harrington: 50 Best Albums of the Decade
  41. Complex: Top Music Albums of 2019
  42. Paste: The 50 Best Albums of 2019
  43. NPR Music: 25 Best Albums of 2019
  44. Pitchfork: The 200 Best Albums of the 2010s
  45. Rolling Stone: 100 Best Albums of the 2010s
  46. Tony Fantano: Top 50 Albums of 2019
  47. Quietus: Albums of the Year 2019
  48. Vice: The 100 Best Albums of the 2010s
  49. Stereogum: The 100 Best Albums Of The 2010s
  50. Rough Trade: Albums of the Year 2019
  51. NME: Greatest Albums of the Decade