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. A.V. Club: The 20 Best Albums of 2019
  2. NPR Music: 25 Best Albums of 2019
  3. Slant: The 25 Best Albums of 2019
  4. PopMatters: The 70 Best Albums of 2019
  5. Jordan Cronk: Top 30 Albums of 2019
  6. Stereogum: The 50 Best Albums Of 2019
  7. Pitchfork: The 50 Best Albums of 2019
  8. Uncut: 75 Best Albums of 2019
  9. Guardian: The 50 Best Albums of 2019
  10. Gorilla vs. Bear: Favorite Albums of 2019
  11. Quietus: Albums of the Year 2019
  12. Mojo: 75 Best Albums of 2019
  13. Slant: The 100 Best Albums of the 2010s