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. Mojo: 75 Best Albums of 2018
  2. Under the Radar: Top 100 Albums of 2018
  3. KCRW: Best Albums of 2018
  4. Consequence of Sound: Top 50 Albums of 2018
  5. Guardian: 50 Best Albums of 2018
  6. Treble: Top 50 Albums of 2018
  7. Okayplayer: Best Albums of 2018
  8. NPR Music: 50 Best Albums of 2018
  9. Pazz & Jop: Top 100 Albums of 2018
  10. Uncut: 75 Best Albums of 2018
  11. PopMatters: 70 Best Albums of 2018
  12. 405: Top 50 Albums of 2018
  13. Vinyl Me, Please: Best Albums of 2018
  14. Stereogum: 50 Best Albums Of 2018
  15. Uproxx: 50 Best Albums Of 2018
  16. Complex: Best Albums of 2018
  17. Albumism: 50 Best Albums of 2018
  18. Q: Top 50 Albums of 2018
  19. Pitchfork: 50 Best Albums of 2018
  20. NME: Best Albums of the Year 2018