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: The Best Albums of 2019
  2. Steven Hyden: Favorite Albums of 2019
  3. Greg Kot: The Best Albums of 2019
  4. Craig Jenkins: The Best Albums of 2019
  5. Rolling Stone: The 50 Best Albums of 2019
  6. Thrillist: The Best Albums of 2019
  7. Mojo: 75 Best Albums of 2019
  8. Uncut: 75 Best Albums of 2019
  9. Billboard: The 50 Best Albums of 2019
  10. Consequence of Sound: Top 50 Albums of 2019
  11. Uproxx Music Critics Poll: Best Albums of 2019
  12. Rough Trade: Albums of the Year 2019
  13. Guardian: The 50 Best Albums of 2019
  14. PopMatters: The 70 Best Albums of 2019
  15. Vice: The 100 Best Albums of 2019