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.
  1. A.V. Club: 20 Best Albums of 2018
  2. Flood: Best Albums of 2018
  3. Treble: Top 50 Albums of 2018
  4. Jordan Cronk: Albums 2018
  5. Pretty Much Amazing: Best Albums of 2018
  6. Stereogum: 50 Best Albums Of 2018
  7. Under the Radar: Top 100 Albums of 2018
  8. Albumism: 50 Best Albums of 2018
  9. Vinyl Me, Please: Best Albums of 2018
  10. Uproxx: 50 Best Albums Of 2018
  11. Austin Town Hall: Top 50 Albums of 2018
  12. Spectrum Culture: Top 20 Albums of 2018
  13. Pitchfork: 50 Best Albums of 2018
  14. Rolling Stone: 50 Best Albums of 2018
  15. Gorilla vs. Bear: 30 Favorite Albums of 2018
  16. Earbuddy: 50 Best Albums of 2018
  17. Pazz & Jop: Top 100 Albums of 2018
  18. PopMatters: 70 Best Albums of 2018
  19. Q: Top 50 Albums of 2018
  20. Tiny Mix Tapes: Favorite 50 Music Releases of 2018
  21. Consequence of Sound: Top 50 Albums of 2018
  22. Uncut: 75 Best Albums of 2018