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