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. Billboard: The 50 Best Albums of 2019
  2. Rolling Stone: The 50 Best Albums of 2019
  3. Uproxx: The Best Albums Of 2019
  4. Uproxx: All of the Best Albums of 2019 So Far, Ranked
  5. Complex: The Best Albums of 2019 (So Far)
  6. Complex: Top Music Albums of 2019
  7. Consequence of Sound: Top 50 Albums of 2019
  8. Billboard: The 100 Greatest Albums of the 2010s
  9. Gorilla vs. Bear: Our Favorite Albums from the First Half of 2019
  10. Chris Willman: The Best Albums of 2019
  11. Jon Caramanica: Best Albums of 2019
  12. Stereogum: Best 2019 Albums So Far
  13. Paste: The 50 Best Albums of 2019
  14. Pitchfork: The 50 Best Albums of 2019
  15. Stereogum: The 50 Best Albums Of 2019
  16. Uproxx: The Best Albums of the 2010s
  17. Consequence of Sound: Top 100 Albums of the 2010s