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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thank u, next is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Albums of 2019
Ariana Grande

"Thank U, Next"

"7 Rings"

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

2
12 10
Free Spirit is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Albums of 2019
celine.hwang added Khalid

"Better"

"Talk"

"My Bad"

3
32 38
when we all fall asleep where ... is listed (or ranked) 3 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"

4
49 67
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
34 49
Father of 4 is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Albums of 2019
Offset

"Clout"

"Legacy"

"Quarter Milli"

6
1 1
Cuz I Love You is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Albums of 2019
Lizzo

"Juice"

"Soulmate"

"Cry Baby"      

7
1 1
Social Cues is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Albums of 2019
Cage the Elephant

"Ready to Let Go"

"House of Glass"

"Night Running"

8
1 1
Dinah Jane 1 is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Albums of 2019
Dinah Jane

"Heard It All Before"    

"Pass Me By"    

"Fix It"

9
38 56
Distance Over Time is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Albums of 2019
Alex Gaginsky added Dream Theater

"Untethered Angel"

"Paralyzed"

"Fall Into The Light"

10
4 6
Labrinth, Sia & Diplo Present.... is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Albums of 2019
LSD

"Genius"

"Audio"

"Thundercloud"

11
51 76
Resist is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Albums of 2019
Alex Gaginsky added Within Temptation

"Raise Your Banner"

"The Reckoning"

"In Vain"

12
1 2
Begin Again is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Albums of 2019
Norah Jones

"My Heart Is Full"

"Begin Again"

"A Song with No Name"

13
28 43
Heard It in a Past Life is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Albums of 2019
Maggie Rogers

"Alaska"

"On and Off"

"Fallingwater"

14
12 19
The Dirt Soundtrack is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Albums of 2019
Motley Crue

"Run With the Devil"

"Crash and Burn"

"Like A Virgin"

15
0 1
Jade Bird is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Albums of 2019
Jade Bird

"Lottery"

"Uh Huh"

"Love Has All Been Done Before"

16
0 1
Once in a While is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Albums of 2019
Seth MacFarlane

"Once In A While"

"The Party’s Over"

"You Are Too Beautiful"

17
11 18
Wasteland, Baby! is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Albums of 2019
Hozier

"Nina Cried Power"

"Almost"

"Movement"

18
3 6
Amidst the Chaos is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Albums of 2019
Sara Bareilles

"Fire"

"No Such Thing"

"Armor"

19
1 3
Sucker Punch is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Albums of 2019
Sigrid

"Don't Kill My Vibe"

"Strangers"

"Sucker Punch"

20
18 29
When I Get Home is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Albums of 2019
Solange

"Almeda"

"Stay Flo"

"Binz"

21
33 52
Moonglow is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Albums of 2019
Alex Gaginsky added Avantasia

"Moonglow"

"Alchemy"

'Invincible"

22
0 2
We is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Albums of 2019
Gnash

"Wait"

"Be" 

"Pajamas"

23
0 2
Girl is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Albums of 2019
Maren Morris

"Girl"

"Common"

"The Bones"

24
3 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
1 4
Betty is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Albums of 2019
Betty Who

"Ignore Me"

"Taste"

"Between You & Me"