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The Best Debut Albums of 2019 

Coley Reed
Updated December 8, 2019 2.2k votes 328 voters 5.7k views 56 items

From pop and country to rap and rock, here are the best debut albums of 2019. Featuring some of the best new artists right now, this list of 2019 debut albums shows off the latest music talents. Which new artist's first album belongs on the greatest albums of 2019?

With features from J. Cole, Cardi B, and Travis Scott, Migos rapper Offset's debut studio album Father of 4 is already one of the best rap albums of 2019. Pop singer Maggie Rogers's debut album Heard It in a Past Life received critical acclaim, thanks to singles "Alaska" and "On and Off." Other artists who released their first albums in 2019 include Lil Pump, Sigrid, Fever 333, and Gnash.

Vote up the top debut albums of 2019, and add your favorites if they belong on this list. 

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1
When We All Fall Asleep,... is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Debut Albums of 2019

"You Should See Me in a Crown"

"When the Party's Over"

"Bury a Friend"

2
Heard It in a Past Life ... is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Debut Albums of 2019

"Alaska"

"On and Off"

"Fallingwater"

3
Immunity is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Debut Albums of 2019
4
High Expectations is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Debut Albums of 2019

"Don't Call Me Up"

"Mad Love"

"FML"

5
Sucker Punch is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Debut Albums of 2019

"Don't Kill My Vibe"

"Strangers"

"Sucker Punch"

6
So Much Fun is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Debut Albums of 2019

"The London"

"Just How It Is"

"Ecstasy"

7
Father of 4 is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Debut Albums of 2019

"Red Room"

"Lick"

"Legacy"

8
Cheap Queen is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Debut Albums of 2019

Label: Zelig

Genres (Music): Pop

"Tough on Myself"

"Useless Phrases"

"Cheap Queen"

9
Clarity is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Debut Albums of 2019

"Icy" 

"Clarity"

"Personal Hell"

10
Hypersonic Missiles is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Debut Albums of 2019

Label: Polydor

Genres (Music): Alternative

"Play God"

"Leave Fast"

"Dead Boys"

11
Divinely Uninspired to a... is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Debut Albums of 2019

"Grace"

"Someone You Loved"

"Hold Me While You Wait"

12
The Lost Boy is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Debut Albums of 2019

"Wintertime"

"Have Mercy"

"Sweet Lawd"

13
A Place We Knew is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Debut Albums of 2019

"Be Alright"

"7 Minutes"

"A Place We Knew"    

14
Mala Santa is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Debut Albums of 2019

Label: Sony Music Latin

Genres (Music): Pop

"Mayores"

"Sin Pijama"

"Cuando Te Besé"

15
Snacks (Supersize) is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Debut Albums of 2019

"Jacques"

"Ring Ring"

"House Work"

16
The Return is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Debut Albums of 2019

"Freedom"

"Krown, Sampa The Great "

"Grass Is Greener"

17
The Gereg is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Debut Albums of 2019

"The Gereg"

"Wolf Totem"

"The Great Chinggis Khaan"

18
The Highwomen is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Debut Albums of 2019

"Redesigning Women"

"Crowded Table"

"Highwomen"

19
Mirrorland is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Debut Albums of 2019

"Stuck"

"Proud of U"

"UP"

20
Survival is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Debut Albums of 2019

Label: Def Jam, Mass Appeal, From the Dirt

Genres (Music): Rap

"Alone"

"They Wanna Kill You"

"Godfather 4" 

21
Gravity is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Debut Albums of 2019

Label: Darkroom, Geffen

Genres (Music): EDM

"Nobody Compares to You"

"Just for a Moment"

"Tie Me Down"

22
Bad Vibes Forever is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Debut Albums of 2019

Label: Empire

Genres (Music): Rap

"Royalty"

"Hearteater"

"Bad Vibes Forever"

23
Now, Not Yet is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Debut Albums of 2019

"Still Feel"

"Arrow"

"Runaway"

24
Melly vs. Melvin is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Debut Albums of 2019

Label: 300

Genres (Music): Rap

"223's"

"Billboard"    

"Adam Sandler"

25
Freya Ridings is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Debut Albums of 2019

"Blackout"

"Lost Without You"

"Ultraviolet"