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The Best Debut Albums of 2019  

Coley Reed
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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, Where... is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Debut Albums of 2019
Billie Eilish

"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
Maggie Rogers

"Alaska"

"On and Off"

"Fallingwater"

3
The Lost Boy is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Debut Albums of 2019
YBN Cordae

"Wintertime"

"Have Mercy"

"Sweet Lawd"

4
Hypersonic Missiles is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Debut Albums of 2019
Sam Fender

"Play God"

"Leave Fast"

"Dead Boys"

5
Cheap Queen is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Debut Albums of 2019
King Princess

"Tough on Myself"

"Useless Phrases"

"Cheap Queen"

6
Clarity is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Debut Albums of 2019
Kim Petras

"Icy" 

"Clarity"

"Personal Hell"

7
So Much Fun is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Debut Albums of 2019
Young Thug

"The London"

"Just How It Is"

"Ecstasy"

8
Survival is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Debut Albums of 2019
Dave East

"Alone"

"They Wanna Kill You"

"Godfather 4" 

9
Divinely Uninspired to a Helli... is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Debut Albums of 2019
Lewis Capaldi

"Grace"

"Someone You Loved"

"Hold Me While You Wait"

10
High Expectations is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Debut Albums of 2019
Mabel

"Don't Call Me Up"

"Mad Love"

"FML"

11
Echoes of Life: Day is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Debut Albums of 2019
Sultan & Shepard

"Louder"

"In My Head"

"American Dream"

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

"Nobody Compares to You"

"Just for a Moment"

"Tie Me Down"

13
Immunity is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Debut Albums of 2019
Clairo
14
Sucker Punch is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Debut Albums of 2019
Sigrid

"Don't Kill My Vibe"

"Strangers"

"Sucker Punch"

15
Mala Santa is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Debut Albums of 2019
Becky G

"Mayores"

"Sin Pijama"

"Cuando Te Besé"

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

"History Repeats"

"Baby"

"Run to Me"

17
Snacks (Supersize) is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Debut Albums of 2019
Jax Jones

"Jacques"

"Ring Ring"

"House Work"

18
About Us is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Debut Albums of 2019
G Flip

"Lover"

"I Am Not Afraid"

"Drink Too Much"

19
Father of 4 is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Debut Albums of 2019
Offset

"Red Room"

"Lick"

"Legacy"

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

"Stuck"

"Proud of U"

"UP"

21
A Place We Knew is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Debut Albums of 2019
Dean Lewis

"Be Alright"

"7 Minutes"

"A Place We Knew"    

22
Now, Not Yet is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Debut Albums of 2019
Half Alive

"Still Feel"

"Arrow"

"Runaway"

23
The Return is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Debut Albums of 2019
Sampa the Great

"Freedom"

"Krown, Sampa The Great "

"Grass Is Greener"

24
The Highwomen is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Debut Albums of 2019
The Highwomen

"Redesigning Women"

"Crowded Table"

"Highwomen"

25
Different 'Round Here is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Debut Albums of 2019
Riley Green

"There Was This Girl"

"Different ‘Round Here"

"Same Old Song"