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. Paste: The 50 Best Albums of 2019
  2. Paste: The 25 Best Albums of 2019 (So Far)
  3. Uproxx: All of the Best Albums of 2019 So Far, Ranked
  4. Flood: The Best Albums of 2019
  5. Uncut: 75 Best Albums of 2019
  6. Rough Trade: Albums of the Year 2019
  7. Steven Hyden: Favorite Albums of 2019
  8. Steve Erickson: The Year in Music
  9. Uproxx: The Best Albums Of 2019
  10. A.V. Club: The 20 Best Albums of 2019
  11. Robin Hilton: Best Albums of 2019
  12. Q: Top 50 Albums of 2019
  13. Uproxx Music Critics Poll: Best Albums of 2019
  14. NME: The 50 Best Albums of 2019
  15. Pitchfork: The 50 Best Albums of 2019
  16. Guardian: The 50 Best Albums of 2019
  17. The Skinny: Top Ten Albums of 2019
  18. Stereogum: Best 2019 Albums So Far
  19. Tony Fantano: Top 50 Albums of 2019
  20. Thrillist: The Best Albums of 2019
  21. Gorilla vs. Bear: Favorite Albums of 2019
  22. Mojo: 75 Best Albums of 2019
  23. NPR Music: 25 Best Albums of 2019
  24. Stereogum: The 50 Best Albums Of 2019
  25. Slant: The 25 Best Albums of 2019
  26. Vice: The 100 Best Albums of 2019
  27. Consequence of Sound: Top 50 Albums of 2019
  28. A.V. Club: The 50 Best Albums of the 2010s
  29. PopMatters: The 70 Best Albums of 2019
  30. Paste: The 100 Best Albums of the 2010s
  31. Uproxx: The Best Albums of the 2010s
  32. Pitchfork: The 200 Best Albums of the 2010s