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. Guardian: 50 Best Albums of 2018
  2. Drowned in Sound: 15 Favourite Albums of 2018
  3. Daily Beast: Top 10 Albums of 2018
  4. Mojo: 75 Best Albums of 2018
  5. Q: Top 50 Albums of 2018
  6. Consequence of Sound: Top 50 Albums of 2018
  7. Pretty Much Amazing: Best Albums of 2018
  8. Uncut: 75 Best Albums of 2018
  9. NME: Best Albums of the Year 2018
  10. Vinyl Me, Please: Best Albums of 2018
  11. Slant: 25 Best Albums of 2018
  12. PopMatters: 70 Best Albums of 2018
  13. Spectrum Culture: Top 20 Albums of 2018
  14. Pazz & Jop: Top 100 Albums of 2018
  15. Billboard: 50 Best Albums of 2018
  16. NPR Music: 50 Best Albums of 2018
  17. Spin: 51 Best Albums of 2018
  18. Pitchfork: 50 Best Albums of 2018
  19. Under the Radar: Top 100 Albums of 2018