Year-End Lists

A browsable archive of notable year-end lists. Follow the link for each list to see essential commentary from its author, at the source.

Lists

  1. NME: The 50 Best Albums of 2019
  2. Robert Christgau: Dean's List 2019
  3. New York Times: Jon Pareles: Best Albums of 2019
  4. Consequence of Sound: Top 50 Albums of 2019
  5. Variety: Chris Willman: The Best Albums of 2019
  6. Rolling Stone: The 50 Best Albums of 2019
  7. Uproxx Music Critics Poll: Best Albums of 2019
  8. Billboard: The 50 Best Albums of 2019
  9. Guardian: The 50 Best Albums of 2019
  10. Fresh Air: Ken Tucker: Top 10 Albums of 2019
  11. Variety: Jem Aswad: The Best Albums of 2019
  12. Variety: Chris Willman: The Best Albums of the 2010s
  13. Robert Christgau: Dean's List 2010s
  14. Uproxx: All of the Best Albums of 2019 So Far, Ranked
  15. Ringer: The Best Albums of 2019
  16. Uproxx: The Best Albums Of 2019
  17. Complex: The Best Albums of 2019 (So Far)
  18. Complex: Top Music Albums of 2019
  19. Time: The 10 Best Albums of 2019
  20. Gorilla vs. Bear: Favorite Albums of 2019
  21. A.V. Club: The 20 Best Albums of 2019
  22. Q: Top 50 Albums of 2019
  23. Refinery29: The 10 Best Albums of the 2010s
  24. Stereogum: Best 2019 Albums So Far
  25. Paste: The 25 Best Albums of 2019 (So Far)
  26. The Needle Drop: Tony Fantano: Top 50 Albums of 2019
  27. Uproxx: Steven Hyden: Favorite Albums of 2019
  28. Gorilla vs. Bear: Our Favorite Albums from the First Half of 2019
  29. Consequence of Sound: Top 100 Albums of the 2010s
  30. NME: Greatest Albums of the Decade
  31. Spin: The 101 Best Albums Of The 2010s
  32. Pitchfork: The 50 Best Albums of 2019
  33. PopMatters: The 70 Best Albums of 2019
  34. Billboard: The 100 Greatest Albums of the 2010s
  35. Rolling Stone: 100 Best Albums of the 2010s
  36. Mercury News: Jim Harrington: 50 Best Albums of the Decade
  37. Paste: The 50 Best Albums of 2019
  38. Rough Trade: Albums of the Year 2019
  39. Uncut: 75 Best Albums of 2019
  40. Quietus: Albums of the Year 2019
  41. Noisey: The 100 Best Albums of 2019
  42. Uproxx: The Best Albums of the 2010s