Year-End Lists

Notable, browsable lists of the year's best music, movies, books, and TV shows. Year-end lists are fingerprints; aggregate statistics are smudges. Therefore, we make no tallies. Follow the link for each list to see essential commentary from its authors, at the source.
2018 Albums

Craig Jenkins: 15 Best Albums of 2018

03 December 2018

Craig Jenkins: 15 Best Albums of 2018, as published by New York Magazine’s Vulture

[see also 2017, 2016]

  1. MitskiBe the Cowboy
  2. LowDouble Negative
  3. Pistol AnniesInterstate Gospel
  4. Kacey MusgravesGolden Hour
  5. Pusha TDaytona
  6. Arctic MonkeysTranquility Base Hotel & Casino
  7. Mac MillerSwimming
  8. Earl SweatshirtSome Rap Songs
  9. SleepThe Sciences
  10. Mariah CareyCaution
  11. GorillazThe Now Now
  12. YOBOur Raw Heart
  13. The WeekndMy Dear Melancholy
  14. Blood OrangeNegro Swan
  15. The BreedersAll Nerve