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The Best Albums from Female Artists in 2019  

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

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.

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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
Nighttime Birds and Morning St... is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Albums from Female Artists in 2019
Sarah Louise

"Rime"

"Daybreak"

"R Mountain"

4
When I Get Home is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Albums from Female Artists in 2019
Solange

"Things I Imagined"    

"Down with the Clique"    

"Stay Flo"    

5
Legacy! Legacy! is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Albums from Female Artists in 2019
Jamila Woods

"Betty"

"Zora"

"Sonia"

6
All Mirrors is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Albums from Female Artists in 2019
Angel Olsen

All Mirrors"

"Lark"

"Spring"    

7
Remind Me Tomorrow is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Albums from Female Artists in 2019
Sharon Van Etten

"I Told You Everything"

"Seventeen"

"Malibu"

8
Birth of Violence is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Albums from Female Artists in 2019
Chelsea Wolfe

"The Mother Road"

"American Darkness"

"Highway"

9
Real Life is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Albums from Female Artists in 2019
Emeli Sandé

"Sparrow"

"Extraordinary Being"

"Shine"

10
Proto is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Albums from Female Artists in 2019
Holly Herndon

"Birth"

"Alienation"

"Crawler"

11
9 is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Albums from Female Artists in 2019
Lil' Kim

"Go Awff"

"Found You"

"Pray for Me"

12
The Center Won't Hold is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Albums from Female Artists in 2019
Sleater-Kinney

"Hurry On Home"

"Can I Go On"

"Sudden Sky (Crown the Empire cover)"

13
Herstory in the Making is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Albums from Female Artists in 2019
Young M.A

"PettyWap"

"Car Confessions"

"Bleed"

14
Scatter the Rats is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Albums from Female Artists in 2019
L7

"Burn Baby" 

"Fighting the Crave"

"Proto Prototype"

15
Lost Girls is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Albums from Female Artists in 2019
Bat for Lashes

"Kids in the Dark"

"Feel For You"

"The Hunger"

16
Lover is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Albums from Female Artists in 2019
Taylor Swift

"Me!"

"You Need to Calm Down"

"Lover"

17
Norman F*cking Rockwell is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Albums from Female Artists in 2019
Lana Del Rey

"Doin' Time"

"Fuck It, I Love You"

"The Greatest"

18
Jaime is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Albums from Female Artists in 2019
Brittany Howard

"History Repeats"

"Baby"

"Run to Me"

19
K-12 is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Albums from Female Artists in 2019
Melanie Martinez

"Wheels On the Bus"

"Class Fight"

"Nurse's Office"

20
Hey, I'm Just Like You is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Albums from Female Artists in 2019
Tegan and Sara

"I'll Be Back Someday"

"Hey, I'm Just Like You"

"Don't Believe the Things They Tell You (They Lie)"

21
When We All Fall Asleep, Where... is listed (or ranked) 21 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"

"Bury a Friend"

22
Sucker Punch is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Albums from Female Artists in 2019
Sigrid

"Don't Kill My Vibe"

"Strangers"

"Sucker Punch"

23
Immunity is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Albums from Female Artists in 2019
Clairo

"Impossible"

"Closer to You"

"North"

24
Dedicated is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Albums from Female Artists in 2019
Carly Rae Jepsen

"Party for One"

"Now That I Found You"

"Julien"

25
Jade Bird is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Albums from Female Artists in 2019
Jade Bird

"Lottery"

"Uh Huh"

"Love Has All Been Done Before"