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. NPR Music: 50 Best Albums of 2018
  2. Jon Pareles: 10 Best Albums of 2018
  3. Slant: 25 Best Albums of 2018
  4. Consequence of Sound: Top 50 Albums of 2018
  5. Raisa Bruner: 10 Best Albums of 2018
  6. Flood: Best Albums of 2018
  7. American Songwriter: Top 25 Albums Of 2018
  8. Uproxx: 50 Best Albums Of 2018
  9. Mojo: 75 Best Albums of 2018
  10. Billboard: 50 Best Albums of 2018
  11. Uncut: 75 Best Albums of 2018
  12. Entertainment Weekly: 20 Best Albums of 2018
  13. Quietus: Albums of the Year 2018
  14. Complex: Best Albums of 2018
  15. Paste: 50 Best Albums of 2018
  16. Treble: Top 50 Albums of 2018
  17. Stereogum: 50 Best Albums Of 2018