2019 Music The Best Albums of 2019  

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Here's to another year of good music with the best new albums of 2019. Featuring highly anticipated albums from the biggest artists right now, like Ariana Grande, Childish Gambino, Backstreet Boys, Coldplay, and more, this list of 2019 albums includes all genres. If you're looking for genre-specific lists, cast your votes for the best pop albums of 2019 and the hottest 2019 rap albums. What are the top 10 albums of 2019? 

Vote up the best 2019 albums, and add your favorites if they deserve to be on the list. For more great music, check out who topped our album of the year 2018 list.

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when we all fall asleep where ... is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Albums of 2019
Jacob Huffman added Billie Eilish

"wish you were gay"

"when the party's over"

"my strange addiction"

2
80 103
thank u, next is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Albums of 2019
Ariana Grande

"Thank U, Next"

"7 Rings"

"Break Up with Your Girlfriend, I'm Bored"

3
9 8
Free Spirit is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Albums of 2019
celine.hwang added Khalid

"Better"

"Talk"

"My Bad"

4
46 65
Assume Form is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Albums of 2019
James Blake

"Don't Miss It"

"Mile High"

"Lullaby for My Insomniac"

5
51 74
Resist is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Albums of 2019
Alex Gaginsky added Within Temptation

"Raise Your Banner"

"The Reckoning"

"In Vain"

6
37 54
Distance Over Time is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Albums of 2019
Alex Gaginsky added Dream Theater

"Untethered Angel"

"Paralyzed"

"Fall Into The Light"

7
12 18
The Dirt Soundtrack is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Albums of 2019
Motley Crue

"Run With the Devil"

"Crash and Burn"

"Like A Virgin"

8
32 48
Father of 4 is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Albums of 2019
Offset

"Clout"

"Legacy"

"Quarter Milli"

9
28 43
Heard It in a Past Life is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Albums of 2019
Maggie Rogers

"Alaska"

"On and Off"

"Fallingwater"

10
2 4
Labrinth, Sia & Diplo Present.... is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Albums of 2019
LSD

"Genius"

"Audio"

"Thundercloud"

11
33 51
Moonglow is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Albums of 2019
Alex Gaginsky added Avantasia

"Moonglow"

"Alchemy"

'Invincible"

12
11 18
Wasteland, Baby! is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Albums of 2019
Hozier

"Nina Cried Power"

"Almost"

"Movement"

13
1 3
Sucker Punch is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Albums of 2019
Sigrid

"Don't Kill My Vibe"

"Strangers"

"Sucker Punch"

14
2 5
Amidst the Chaos is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Albums of 2019
Sara Bareilles

"Fire"

"No Such Thing"

"Armor"

15
0 2
We is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Albums of 2019
Gnash

"Wait"

"Be" 

"Pajamas"

16
0 2
Girl is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Albums of 2019
Maren Morris

"Girl"

"Common"

"The Bones"

17
0 2
Begin Again is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Albums of 2019
Norah Jones

"My Heart Is Full"

"Begin Again"

"A Song with No Name"

18
1 4
Betty is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Albums of 2019
Betty Who

"Ignore Me"

"Taste"

"Between You & Me"

19
17 29
When I Get Home is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Albums of 2019
Solange

"Almeda"

"Stay Flo"

"Binz"

20
0 3
A Place We Knew is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Albums of 2019
Dean Lewis

"Be Alright"

"7 Minutes"

"A Place We Knew"  

21
0 3
You're Stronger Than You Know is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Albums of 2019
James Morrison

"My Love Goes On"

"Brighter Kind Of Love"

"So Beautiful"

22
0 3
Sing to Me Instead is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Albums of 2019
Ben Platt

"Bad Habit"

"Ease My Mind"

"Temporary Love"

23
9 18
This Land is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Albums of 2019
Amy Boal added Gary Clark Jr.

"This Land"

"Pearl Cadillac"

"I Walk Alone"

24
2 7
You're the Man is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Albums of 2019
Marvin Gaye

"My Last Chance"

"Symphony"

"I Want to Come Home for Christmas"

25
21 37
Amo is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Albums of 2019
Bring Me the Horizon

"Mother Tongue"

"Nihilist Blues"

"Medicine"