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. Under the Radar: Top 100 Albums of 2018
  2. Consequence of Sound: Top 50 Albums of 2018
  3. Greg Kot: Best Albums of 2018
  4. Alternative: Top 50 Albums of 2018
  5. NPR Music: 50 Best Albums of 2018
  6. Flood: Best Albums of 2018
  7. Jeremy D. Larson: Favorite Albums of 2018
  8. Jordan Cronk: Albums 2018
  9. Brooklyn Vegan: Top 50 Albums of 2018
  10. Uproxx: 50 Best Albums Of 2018
  11. Pazz & Jop: Top 100 Albums of 2018
  12. PopMatters: 70 Best Albums of 2018
  13. Pitchfork: 50 Best Albums of 2018
  14. Billboard: 50 Best Albums of 2018
  15. Treble: Top 50 Albums of 2018
  16. Vinyl Me, Please: Best Albums of 2018
  17. 405: Top 50 Albums of 2018