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. Time: The 10 Best Albums of 2019
  2. Craig Jenkins: The Best Albums of 2019
  3. Complex: The Best Albums of 2019 (So Far)
  4. NPR Music: 25 Best Albums of 2019
  5. Pitchfork: The 50 Best Albums of 2019
  6. Jim DeRogatis: Best Albums of 2019 So Far
  7. The Skinny: Top Ten Albums of 2019
  8. Paste: The 25 Best Albums of 2019 (So Far)
  9. Complex: Top Music Albums of 2019
  10. Mojo: 75 Best Albums of 2019
  11. Stereogum: Best 2019 Albums So Far
  12. Consequence of Sound: Top 50 Albums of 2019
  13. Wire: Top 50 Releases of 2019
  14. Paste: The 50 Best Albums of 2019
  15. Billboard: The 50 Best Albums of 2019
  16. Quietus: Albums of the Year 2019
  17. Uproxx: All of the Best Albums of 2019 So Far, Ranked
  18. Uproxx: The Best Albums Of 2019
  19. Albumism: The 50 Best Albums of 2019
  20. Stereogum: The 50 Best Albums Of 2019
  21. Uncut: 75 Best Albums of 2019
  22. PopMatters: The 70 Best Albums of 2019
  23. Pitchfork: The 200 Best Albums of the 2010s