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The Best Rock Albums of 2019  

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Whether you like tasty guitar solos or punk vocals, the best rock albums of 2019 will make you want to turn up the music to 11. Each year a new collection of rock and roll albums emerges and time will tell which record becomes the release that defines 2019. Face-melting guitars, relentless drums, and gnarly vocals combine in the best new rock albums of 2019.

Featuring everyone from Fever 333 to Bring Me the Horizon to Papa Roach, the best 2019 rock albums were created by the top names in the game. Even living legends including Santana have contributed to the great rock releases of 2019.

Which rock album do you think will go down in history as the best of 2019? Check out this list and vote the best releases up to the top spot. Please feel free to add any great full-length rock records we may have missed.

list ordered by
1
In the End is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Rock Albums of 2019
The Cranberries

"All Over Now" 

"Lost"

"Wake Me When It's Over"

2
Atonement is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Rock Albums of 2019
Killswitch Engage

"Unleashed"

"I Am Broken Too"

"The Signal Fire"

3
Feral Roots is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Rock Albums of 2019
Rival Sons

"Do Your Worst"

"Back in the Woods"

"Feral Roots"

4
Help Us Stranger is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Rock Albums of 2019
The Raconteurs

"Hey Gyp (Dig the Slowness)"

"Help Me Stranger"

"Bored and Razed"

5
Super Moon is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Rock Albums of 2019
Dirty Heads

"Come Back Around"

"Lighthouse"

"Cloudlifter"

6
Father of the Bride is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Rock Albums of 2019
Vampire Weekend

 "Big Blue"

"This Life" 

"Unbearably White"

7
End of Suffering is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Rock Albums of 2019
Frank Carter & The Rattlesnakes

"Angel Wings"

"Supervillain"

"Latex Dreams"

8
Awakening is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Rock Albums of 2019
Sacred Reich

"Awakening"

"Divide & Conquer"

"Salvation"

9
Let's Rock is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Rock Albums of 2019
The Black Keys

"Lo/Hi"

"Eagle Birds"

"Go"

10
We Are Not Your Kind is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Rock Albums of 2019
Slipknot

"Unsainted"

"Solway Firth"

"Birth of the Cruel"

11
Rewind, Replay, Rebound is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Rock Albums of 2019
Volbeat

"Parasite"

"Leviathan"

"Last Day Under the Sun"

12
Social Cues is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Rock Albums of 2019
Cage the Elephant

"Ready to Let Go"

"House of Glass"

"Night Running"

13
Flesh & Blood is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Rock Albums of 2019
Whitesnake

"Heart Of Stone"

"Sands Of Time"

"Trouble Is Your Middle Name"

14
Age of Unreason is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Rock Albums of 2019
Bad Religion

"My Sanity"

"Chaos from Within"

"Do the Paranoid Style"

15
Anima is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Rock Albums of 2019
Thom Yorke

"Traffic"

"Dawn Chorus"

"The Axe"

16
Duck is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Rock Albums of 2019
Kaiser Chiefs

"Record Collection"

"People Know How to Love One Another"

"Electric Heart"

17
Infest the Rats' Nest is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Rock Albums of 2019
King Gizzard & the Lizard Wizard

"Planet B"

"Self-Immolate"

"Organ Farmer"

18
The Valley is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Rock Albums of 2019
Whitechapel

"Brimstone"

"Hickory Creek"

"Third Depth"

19
Distance Over Time is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Rock Albums of 2019
Alex Gaginsky added Dream Theater
20
Five is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Rock Albums of 2019
White Lies

"Time to Give"

"Believe It"

"Finish Line"

21
The Center Won't Hold is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Rock Albums of 2019
Sleater-Kinney

"Hurry On Home"

"Can I Go On"

"Sudden Sky (Crown the Empire cover)"

22
A1IEN is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Rock Albums of 2019
Northlane

"Vultures"

"Bloodline"

"Talking Heads"

23
Signs is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Rock Albums of 2019
Tedeschi Trucks Band

"Signs, High Times"

"I’m Gonna Be There"

"When Will I Begin"

24
Everything Not Saved Will Be L... is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Rock Albums of 2019
Foals

"Exits"

"On the Luna"

"Sunday"

25
Shine a Light is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Rock Albums of 2019
Bryan Adams

"Shine a Light"

"All or Nothing"    

"No Time for Love"