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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.

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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
Infest the Rats' Nest is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Rock Albums of 2019
King Gizzard & the Lizard Wizard

"Planet B"

"Self-Immolate"

"Organ Farmer"

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
Atonement is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Rock Albums of 2019
Killswitch Engage

"Unleashed"

"I Am Broken Too"

"The Signal Fire"

5
Help Us Stranger is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Rock Albums of 2019
The Raconteurs

"Hey Gyp (Dig the Slowness)"

"Help Me Stranger"

"Bored and Razed"

6
Let's Rock is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Rock Albums of 2019
The Black Keys

"Lo/Hi"

"Eagle Birds"

"Go"

7
Super Moon is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Rock Albums of 2019
Dirty Heads

"Come Back Around"

"Lighthouse"

"Cloudlifter"

8
Social Cues is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Rock Albums of 2019
Cage the Elephant

"Ready to Let Go"

"House of Glass"

"Night Running"

9
Flesh & Blood is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Rock Albums of 2019
Whitesnake

"Heart Of Stone"

"Sands Of Time"

"Trouble Is Your Middle Name"

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
Distance Over Time is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Rock Albums of 2019
Alex Gaginsky added Dream Theater
12
Face Stabber is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Rock Albums of 2019
Oh Sees

"The Daily Heavy"

"The Experimenter"

"Face Stabber"

13
The Center Won't Hold is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Rock Albums of 2019
Sleater-Kinney

"Hurry On Home"

"Can I Go On"

"Sudden Sky (Crown the Empire cover)"

14
OK, I'm Sick is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Rock Albums of 2019
Badflower

"x ANA x"

"Heroin"

"Promise Me"


 

15
This Land is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Rock Albums of 2019
Gary Clark Jr.

"This Land"

"What About Us"

"Pearl Cadillac"

16
End of Suffering is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Rock Albums of 2019
Frank Carter & The Rattlesnakes

"Angel Wings"

"Supervillain"

"Latex Dreams"

17
Signs is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Rock Albums of 2019
Tedeschi Trucks Band

"Signs, High Times"

"I’m Gonna Be There"

"When Will I Begin"

18
Rewind, Replay, Rebound is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Rock Albums of 2019
Volbeat

"Parasite"

"Leviathan"

"Last Day Under the Sun"

19
Resist is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Rock Albums of 2019
Within Temptation

"Firelight"

"The Reckoning"

"Raise Your Banner"

20
From Hell with Love is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Rock Albums of 2019
Beast in Black

"Cry Out for a Hero"

"From Hell with Love"

"Sweet True Lies"

21
Finding God Before God Finds M... is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Rock Albums of 2019
Bad Omens

"Kingdom of Cards"

"Running in Circles"

"Careful What You Wish For"

22
Shine a Light is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Rock Albums of 2019
Bryan Adams

"Shine a Light"

"All or Nothing"    

"No Time for Love"    
 

23
Africa Speaks is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Rock Albums of 2019
Santana

"Africa Speaks"

"Batonga"

"Oye Este Mi Canto"

24
The Valley is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Rock Albums of 2019
Whitechapel

"Brimstone"

"Hickory Creek"

"Third Depth"

25
Order in Decline is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Rock Albums of 2019
Sum 41

"Out for Blood"

"A Death in the Family"

"Never There"