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. Spectrum Culture: Top 20 Albums of 2019
  2. Jordan Cronk: Top 30 Albums of 2019
  3. Steven Hyden: Favorite Albums of 2019
  4. Spin: The 10 Best Albums of 2019
  5. Stereogum: The 50 Best Albums Of 2019
  6. Ringer: The Best Albums of 2019
  7. Uncut: 75 Best Albums of 2019
  8. Uproxx Music Critics Poll: Best Albums of 2019
  9. Robert Christgau: Dean's List 2019
  10. Vice: The 100 Best Albums of 2019
  11. Slant: The 25 Best Albums of 2019
  12. Mojo: 75 Best Albums of 2019
  13. Pitchfork: The 50 Best Albums of 2019
  14. PopMatters: The 70 Best Albums of 2019
  15. Uproxx: The Best Albums Of 2019
  16. Paste: The 50 Best Albums of 2019
  17. Wire: Top 50 Releases of 2019
  18. Rough Trade: Albums of the Year 2019
  19. Consequence of Sound: Top 50 Albums of 2019
  20. Tony Fantano: Top 50 Albums of 2019
  21. Rolling Stone: The 50 Best Albums of 2019
  22. Q: Top 50 Albums of 2019
  23. Guardian: The 50 Best Albums of 2019
  24. Stereogum: The 100 Best Albums Of The 2010s
  25. Slant: The 100 Best Albums of the 2010s
  26. Pitchfork: The 200 Best Albums of the 2010s