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Jan 4, 2020 recommended by
Alicia
Hong Kong


All Lists: Best Albums of 2019





I'm trying to put all the links (I found) of the major music critics' year-end lists of the best albums of 2019 together so that people like me who check these lists constantly can have quick access to the source. I will update it as long as I find new noteworthy lists. The lists here are sorted alphabetically by the publication name (A-Z).

 

  1. Albumism's The 50 Best Albums of 2019
  2. AllMusic's Best of 2019
  3. Alternative Press's The 50 Best Albums of 2019 in Alternative, Punk, Alt-pop and Beyond
  4. American Songwriter's Top 25 Albums (and 25 More That We Loved) of 2019
  5. AP's Top Albums of 2019
  6. Bandcamp Daily's The Best Albums of 2019
  7. BBC Radio 6 Music's Albums of the Year 2019
  8. Billboard's The 50 Best Albums of 2019
  9. Bleep's Top 10 Albums of the Year 2019
  10. British GQ's The Albums That Made 2019 Great Again
  11. BrooklynVegan's Top 50 Albums of 2019
  12. Clash Magazine's Albums of the Year 2019
  13. Complex's The Best Albums of 2019
  14. Complex UK's Best Albums of 2019
  15. Consequence of Sound's Top 50 Albums of 2019
  16. Crack Magazine's The Top 50 Albums of the Year
  17. Dazed & Confused Magazine's The 20 Best Albums of 2019
  18. Decibel Magazine's Top 40 Albums of 2019
  19. DJ Mag's Top 50 Albums of 2019
  20. Double J's The 50 Best Albums of 2019
  21. Dummy Mag's The 50 Best Albums of 2019
  22. Entertainment Weekly's The Best Albums of 2019
  23. Esquire's The Best Albums of 2019
  24. Esquire UK's The 50 Best Albums of 2019
  25. FACT Magazine's The Best Albums of 2019
  26. Far Out Magazine's The 50 Best Albums of 2019
  27. FLOOD Magazine's The Best Albums of 2019
  28. Fopp's Best Albums of 2019
  29. Gaffa (Denmark)'s 20 Best Albums of 2019
  30. Gaffa (Sweden)'s Best Albums of 2019
  31. Gigwise's 51 Best Albums of 2019
  32. Glide Magazine's Best Albums of 2019
  33. God Is In The TV Zine's Album of the Year Poll Results 2019
  34. Good Morning America's 50 of the Best Albums of 2019
  35. Gorilla vs. Bear's Albums of 2019
  36. Gothamist's The Best Albums of 2019
  37. GQ's 21 of Our Favorite Albums That Made 2019
  38. Greg Kot (Chicago Tribune)'s Best Rock-Pop-Rap Albums of 2019
  39. HYPEBEAST's Top 10 Albums of 2019
  40. Idolator's The 20 Best Pop Albums of 2019
  41. JazzTimes' The Year in Review: Top 50 Albums of 2019
  42. Junkee's The 15 Best Albums of 2019
  43. KCRW's Best Albums of the Year 2019
  44. Ken Tucker (Fresh Air)'s Top 10 Albums of the Year
  45. Kerrang!'s Staff's Top 10 Albums of 2019
  46. Kerrang!'s The 50 Best Albums of 2019
  47. KEXP 90.3 FM's Albums of 2019
  48. Kitty Empire (The Observer)'s Best Pop and Rock of 2019
  49. Les Inrocks's Notre Top 100 des Meilleurs Albums de 2019
  50. Los Angeles Times's Best Albums and Songs of 2019
  51. Loud And Quiet's Best 40 Albums of 2019
  52. Louder Than War's Albums of the Year 2019 – Numbers 51 to 200
  53. Louder Than War's Albums of the Year 2019 – the Top 50
  54. Magnetic Magazine's 25 Best Albums of 2019
  55. Magnet Magazine's Top 25 Albums of 2019
  56. Mixmag's The 50 Best Albums of the Year 2019
  57. Mojo Magazine's 75 Best Albums of the Year
  58. MondoSonoro's Los Mejores Discos Internacionales de 2019
  59. MTV News' The Year Music Sounded Completely New
  60. musicOMH's Top 50 Albums of 2019
  61. NME's The 50 Best Albums of 2019
  62. Noisey (Music by VICE)'s The 100 Best Albums of 2019
  63. No Ripcord's The 50 Best Albums of 2019
  64. Norman Records' Best Albums of 2019
  65. Northern Transmissions' Best Albums of 2019
  66. NOW Magazine's The 10 Best Albums of 2019
  67. NPR Music's 25 Best Albums of 2019
  68. Obscure Sound's Best Albums of 2019
  69. Official Charts' End of Year Album Chart Top 100 - 2019
  70. Okayplayer's 19 Best Albums of 2019
  71. OOR's Eindlijst 2019
  72. Paper Magazine's Top 20 Albums of 2019
  73. Passion of the Weiss' Best Albums 2019
  74. Paste Magazine's The 50 Best Albums of 2019
  75. People's 10 Best Albums of 2019
  76. Piccadilly Records' Top 100 Albums of 2019
  77. Pitchfork's The 50 Best Albums of 2019
  78. PopMatters' The 70 Best Albums of 2019
  79. Q Magazine's Albums of the Year
  80. Radio X's The 20 Best Albums of 2019
  81. Resident Advisor's 2019's Best Albums
  82. Revolver's 25 Best Albums of 2019
  83. Rolling Stone's Best Music of 2019: Staff Picks
  84. Rolling Stone's The 50 Best Albums of 2019
  85. Rough Trade UK's Albums of the Year - 2019
  86. Rough Trade US's Albums of the Year 2019 Top 100
  87. Slant Magazine's The 25 Best Albums of 2019
  88. Slate Magazine's The Best Albums of 2019
  89. Spectrum Culture's Top 20 Albums of 2019
  90. SPIN's The 10 Best Albums of 2019
  91. Sputnikmusic's Best Albums of 2019
  92. Stereogum's The 50 Best Albums of 2019
  93. The Alternative's The Top 75 Records of 2019 & the Alt Awards
  94. The Atlantic's The 18 Best Albums of 2019
  95. The A.V. Club's The 20 Best Albums of 2019
  96. The Dartmouth's 2019 Music in Review: the 10 Best Albums of the Year
  97. The Drift Record Shop's Records of the Year 2019
  98. The Economist's The Best Albums of 2019
  99. The FADER's The Best Albums of 2019
  100. The Guardian's The 50 Best Albums of 2019
  101. The Independent's The 50 Best Albums of 2019
  102. The Line of Best Fit's The Best Albums of 2019 Ranked
  103. The Music's Best Albums of 2019
  104. The Needle Drop's Top 50 Albums of 2019
  105. The New Yorker's The Best Music of 2019 and the Best Music of the Decade
  106. The New York Times' Best Albums of 2019
  107. The Quietus' Albums of the Year 2019 (in Association with Norman Records)
  108. The Ringer's The Best Albums of 2019
  109. The Skinny's Albums of 2019
  110. The Spill Magazine's Best Albums of 2019
  111. The Sydney Morning Herald's The Best 10 Albums of 2019
  112. The Vinyl Factory's Our 50 Favourite Albums of 2019
  113. The Wall Street Journal's The Best Music of 2019
  114. The Washington Post's Best Music of 2019
  115. The Wild Honey Pie's Top 30 Albums of 2019
  116. The Wire's Top 50 Releases 2019
  117. The Young Folks' Top 50 Albums of 2019
  118. Thrillist's The Best Albums of 2019
  119. TIME's The 10 Best Albums of 2019
  120. Treble's The Top 50 Albums of 2019
  121. UNCUT's Top 75 Albums of 2019
  122. Under the Radar's Top 100 Albums of 2019
  123. UPROXX's The Best Albums of 2019
  124. USA TODAY's 10 Best Albums of 2019
  125. Us Weekly's 10 Best Albums of 2019
  126. Variety's The Best Albums of 2019
  127. Vibe's The 30 Best Albums of 2019
  128. Vinyl Me, Please's The Best Albums of 2019
  129. Vulture's The Best Albums of 2019
  130. WIRED's The 7 Best Albums of 2019
  131. XLR8R's Best of 2019
  132. Yahoo Entertainment's Staff Picks for the Best Albums of 2019