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The Best Albums from Female Artists in 2019 

Coley Reed
Updated January 11, 2020 17.4k votes 1.4k voters 20k views 105 items

List Rules Full-length albums from female artists only. Vote up the overall best albums, vote down the albums you think missed the mark.

Updated: Check out the best albums from female artists in 2020!

Whether you like rockin' guitars or sweet synths, the best albums from female artists in 2019 offer diverse examples of artistry. Featuring R&B singers, pop stars, rappers, and more, this list of new female albums includes some of the most popular albums of 2019.

Which album from a female artist 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 releases from female musicians we may have missed.

list ordered by
1
Cuz I Love You is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Albums from Female Artists in 2019
Lizzo

"Juice"

"Soulmate"

"Cry Baby"      

2
thank u, next is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Albums from Female Artists in 2019
Ariana Grande

"Thank U, Next"

"7 Rings"

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

3
9 is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Albums from Female Artists in 2019
Lil' Kim

"Go Awff"

"Found You"

"Pray for Me"

4
Worthy is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Albums from Female Artists in 2019
India Arie

"Follow the Sun"

"We Are"

5
Herstory in the Making ... is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Albums from Female Artists in 2019
Young M.A

"PettyWap"

"Car Confessions"

"Bleed"

6
Courage is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Albums from Female Artists in 2019
Celine Dion

"Imperfections"

"Lying Down"

"Courage"

7
Nighttime Birds and Morn... is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Albums from Female Artists in 2019
Sarah Louise

"Rime"

"Daybreak"

"R Mountain"

8
Norman F*cking Rockwell ... is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Albums from Female Artists in 2019
Lana Del Rey

"Doin' Time"

"F*ck It, I Love You"

"The Greatest"

9
When I Get Home is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Albums from Female Artists in 2019
Solange

"Things I Imagined"    

"Down with the Clique"    

"Stay Flo"    

10
Hello Happiness is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Albums from Female Artists in 2019
Chaka Khan

"Hello Happiness"

"Like a Lady"

"Don't Cha Know"

11
Remind Me Tomorrow is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Albums from Female Artists in 2019
Sharon Van Etten

"I Told You Everything"

"Seventeen"

"Malibu"

12
Legacy! Legacy! is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Albums from Female Artists in 2019
Jamila Woods

"Betty"

"Zora"

"Sonia"

13
Magdalene is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Albums from Female Artists in 2019
FKA Twigs

"Cellophane"

"Holy Terrain"

"Home with You"

14
Lover is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Albums from Female Artists in 2019
Taylor Swift

"Me!"

"You Need to Calm Down"

"Lover"

15
All Mirrors is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Albums from Female Artists in 2019
Angel Olsen

All Mirrors"

"Lark"

"Spring"    

16
When We All Fall Asleep,... is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Albums from Female Artists in 2019
Billie Eilish

"You Should See Me in a Crown"

"When the Party's Over"

"Bad Guy"

17
Proto is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Albums from Female Artists in 2019
Holly Herndon

"Birth"

"Alienation"

"Crawler"

18
K-12 is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Albums from Female Artists in 2019
Melanie Martinez

"Wheels On the Bus"

"Class Fight"

"Nurse's Office"

19
Love + Fear is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Albums from Female Artists in 2019
MARINA

"Baby"

"Handmade Heaven"

"End of the Earth"    

20
Romance is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Albums from Female Artists in 2019
Camila Cabello

"Liar"

"Shameless"

"Cry For Me"

21
The Highwomen is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Albums from Female Artists in 2019
The Highwomen

"Redesigning Women"

"Crowded Table"

"Highwomen"

22
Birth of Violence is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Albums from Female Artists in 2019
Chelsea Wolfe

"The Mother Road"

"American Darkness"

"Highway"

23
Hot Pink is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Albums from Female Artists in 2019
Doja Cat

"Juicy"

"Bottom Bitch"

"Rules"

24
Scatter the Rats is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Albums from Female Artists in 2019
L7

"Burn Baby" 

"Fighting the Crave"

"Proto Prototype"

25
Turn Off the Light is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Albums from Female Artists in 2019
Kim Petras

"Purgatory"

"There Will Be Blood"

"Bloody Valentine"