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. Ringer: Best Albums of 2018
  2. Jim DeRogatis: Best Albums of 2018
  3. Flood: Best Albums of 2018
  4. Stereogum: 50 Best Albums Of 2018
  5. Okayplayer: Best Albums of 2018
  6. Slant: 25 Best Albums of 2018
  7. Rolling Stone: 50 Best Albums of 2018
  8. Treble: Top 50 Albums of 2018
  9. Consequence of Sound: Top 50 Albums of 2018
  10. Pitchfork: 50 Best Albums of 2018
  11. Brooklyn Vegan: Top 50 Albums of 2018
  12. NME: Best Albums of the Year 2018
  13. Complex: Best Albums of 2018
  14. 405: Top 50 Albums of 2018
  15. NPR Music: 50 Best Albums of 2018
  16. Pazz & Jop: Top 100 Albums of 2018