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. Jim DeRogatis: Best Albums of 2019 So Far
  2. Steve Erickson: The Year in Music
  3. Thrillist: The Best Albums of 2019
  4. Paste: The 25 Best Albums of 2019 (So Far)
  5. Steven Hyden: Favorite Albums of 2019
  6. Ringer: The Best Albums of 2019
  7. Uproxx Music Critics Poll: Best Albums of 2019
  8. Greg Kot: Best Albums of 2019 So Far
  9. Ken Tucker: Top 10 Albums of the Year
  10. Paste: The 50 Best Albums of 2019
  11. Mojo: 75 Best Albums of 2019
  12. Rolling Stone: The 50 Best Albums of 2019
  13. A.V. Club: The 20 Best Albums of 2019
  14. Uncut: 75 Best Albums of 2019
  15. PopMatters: The 70 Best Albums of 2019
  16. Uproxx: All of the Best Albums of 2019 So Far, Ranked
  17. Guardian: The 50 Best Albums of 2019
  18. Albumism: The 50 Best Albums of 2019
  19. Consequence of Sound: Top 50 Albums of 2019
  20. Q: Top 50 Albums of 2019
  21. Rolling Stone: 100 Best Albums of the 2010s