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. Bob Boilen: Top Ten Albums of 2018
  2. Paste: 50 Best Albums of 2018
  3. NPR Music: 50 Best Albums of 2018
  4. Pazz & Jop: Top 100 Albums of 2018
  5. Stereogum: 50 Best Albums Of 2018
  6. Earbuddy: 50 Best Albums of 2018
  7. Consequence of Sound: Top 50 Albums of 2018
  8. Rolling Stone: 50 Best Albums of 2018
  9. Spectrum Culture: Top 20 Albums of 2018
  10. Alternative: Top 50 Albums of 2018
  11. Brooklyn Vegan: Top 50 Albums of 2018
  12. Uproxx: 50 Best Albums Of 2018
  13. Under the Radar: Top 100 Albums of 2018
  14. PopMatters: 70 Best Albums of 2018