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. Stereogum: Best 2019 Albums So Far
  3. Gorilla vs. Bear: Our Favorite Albums from the First Half of 2019
  4. Gorilla vs. Bear: Favorite Albums of 2019
  5. Pitchfork: The 50 Best Albums of 2019
  6. Time: The 10 Best Albums of 2019
  7. Stereogum: The 50 Best Albums Of 2019
  8. Steve Erickson: The Year in Music
  9. Uproxx: The Best Albums Of 2019
  10. The Skinny: Top Ten Albums of 2019
  11. Uproxx: All of the Best Albums of 2019 So Far, Ranked
  12. PopMatters: The 70 Best Albums of 2019
  13. Uncut: 75 Best Albums of 2019
  14. Jem Aswad: The Best Albums of 2019
  15. Consequence of Sound: Top 50 Albums of 2019
  16. Uproxx Music Critics Poll: Best Albums of 2019
  17. Paste: The 25 Best Albums of 2019 (So Far)
  18. Q: Top 50 Albums of 2019
  19. Slant: The 25 Best Albums of 2019
  20. Mojo: 75 Best Albums of 2019
  21. Paste: The 50 Best Albums of 2019
  22. Jordan Cronk: Top 30 Albums of 2019
  23. Guardian: The 50 Best Albums of 2019
  24. Gorilla vs. Bear: Albums of the Decade
  25. Vice: The 100 Best Albums of 2019
  26. Pitchfork: The 200 Best Albums of the 2010s
  27. Stereogum: The 100 Best Albums Of The 2010s
  28. Uproxx: The Best Albums of the 2010s
  29. Slant: The 100 Best Albums of the 2010s