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. Jon Pareles: Best Albums of 2019
  2. Consequence of Sound: Top 50 Albums of 2019
  3. Chris Willman: The Best Albums of 2019
  4. Rolling Stone: The 50 Best Albums of 2019
  5. Billboard: The 50 Best Albums of 2019
  6. Ken Tucker: Top 10 Albums of the Year
  7. Jem Aswad: The Best Albums of 2019
  8. Uproxx: All of the Best Albums of 2019 So Far, Ranked
  9. Uproxx: The Best Albums Of 2019
  10. Ringer: The Best Albums of 2019
  11. Complex: The Best Albums of 2019 (So Far)
  12. Complex: Top Music Albums of 2019
  13. Time: The 10 Best Albums of 2019
  14. Gorilla vs. Bear: Favorite Albums of 2019
  15. Stereogum: Best 2019 Albums So Far
  16. Paste: The 25 Best Albums of 2019 (So Far)
  17. Consequence of Sound: Top 100 Albums of the 2010s
  18. Gorilla vs. Bear: Our Favorite Albums from the First Half of 2019
  19. NME: Greatest Albums of the Decade
  20. Pitchfork: The 50 Best Albums of 2019
  21. PopMatters: The 70 Best Albums of 2019
  22. Billboard: The 100 Greatest Albums of the 2010s
  23. Paste: The 50 Best Albums of 2019
  24. Rough Trade: Albums of the Year 2019
  25. Uncut: 75 Best Albums of 2019
  26. Quietus: Albums of the Year 2019
  27. Uproxx: The Best Albums of the 2010s