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. Bob Boilen: Best Albums of 2019
  2. Spin: The 10 Best Albums of 2019
  3. The Skinny: Top Ten Albums of 2019
  4. Gorilla vs. Bear: Favorite Albums of 2019
  5. Steve Erickson: The Year in Music
  6. Paste: The 50 Best Albums of 2019
  7. Flood: The Best Albums of 2019
  8. Jem Aswad: The Best Albums of 2019
  9. Pitchfork: The 50 Best Albums of 2019
  10. Robert Christgau: Dean's List 2019
  11. The Wild Honey Pie: Top 30 Albums of 2019
  12. Rolling Stone: The 50 Best Albums of 2019
  13. Rough Trade: Albums of the Year 2019
  14. Jordan Cronk: Top 30 Albums of 2019
  15. Vice: The 100 Best Albums of 2019
  16. Uproxx Music Critics Poll: Best Albums of 2019
  17. Guardian: The 50 Best Albums of 2019