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. Rough Trade: Albums of the Year 2019
  2. Quietus: Albums of the Year 2019
  3. Mojo: 75 Best Albums of 2019
  4. Stereogum: Best 2019 Albums So Far
  5. Jon Pareles: Best Albums of 2019
  6. Spin: The 10 Best Albums of 2019
  7. Stereogum: The 50 Best Albums Of 2019
  8. Paste: The 50 Best Albums of 2019
  9. Tony Fantano: Top 50 Albums of 2019
  10. Jordan Cronk: Top 30 Albums of 2019
  11. Guardian: The 50 Best Albums of 2019
  12. Uproxx Music Critics Poll: Best Albums of 2019
  13. PopMatters: The 70 Best Albums of 2019