Our 15 Favorite Things Of 2019 We loved a lot of things in 2019. And now, as the year comes to a close, it's time to give you just a taste of some of our favorite things of the year. We've got movies, music, television, and theater. (Support your local station at donate.npr.org/happy)
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Our 15 Favorite Things Of 2019

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Our 15 Favorite Things Of 2019

Our 15 Favorite Things Of 2019

Our 15 Favorite Things Of 2019

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It was undeniably the year of Lizzo. Bill McCay/Getty Images for iHeartMedia hide caption

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It was undeniably the year of Lizzo.

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We loved a lot of things in 2019. And now, as the year comes to a close, it's time to give you just a taste of some of our favorite things of the year. We've got movies, music, television, and theater.

Here's the full list:

  1. Hot cardigan Hulk in Avengers: Endgame
  2. Lizzo's "Good As Hell" remix
  3. The final moments of the season finale of Succession
  4. The Other Two
  5. Jennifer Lopez Oscar-worthy performance in Hustlers
  6. The way Lupita N'yongo walks in Us
  7. "You Happened" from the musical The Prom
  8. The cast of Hadestown performing "Why We Build The Wall"
  9. Adam Driver singing "Being Alive" in Marriage Story
  10. The "Original Cast Album: Co-Op" episode of Documentary Now!
  11. The Fat Babe Pool Party scene in episode 4 of Shrill
  12. The year Kaitlyn Dever had in Booksmart and Unbelievable
  13. The Lighthouse
  14. The Highwomen's statement song "Highwomen"
  15. Randall Park's rap over the credits of Always Be My Maybe

The audio was produced by Emmanuel Johnson and edited by Jessica Reedy.