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. Consequence of Sound: Top 50 Albums of 2018
  2. A.V. Club: 20 Best Albums of 2018
  3. Greg Kot: Best Albums of 2018
  4. Vinyl Me, Please: Best Albums of 2018
  5. Daily Beast: Top 10 Albums of 2018
  6. Uproxx: 50 Best Albums Of 2018
  7. Okayplayer: Best Albums of 2018
  8. PopMatters: 70 Best Albums of 2018
  9. Complex: Best Albums of 2018
  10. Vibe: 30 Best Albums of 2018
  11. Treble: Top 50 Albums of 2018
  12. NPR Music: 50 Best Albums of 2018
  13. Billboard: 50 Best Albums of 2018
  14. Spin: 51 Best Albums of 2018
  15. Les Inrocks: Top 50 Albums of 2018
  16. Pazz & Jop: Top 100 Albums of 2018
  17. Consequence of Sound: Top 100 Albums of the 2010s