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. Jim Harrington: Top 10 Albums of 2018
  2. American Songwriter: Top 25 Albums Of 2018
  3. Bob Boilen: Top Ten Albums of 2018
  4. Ken Tucker: Favorite Albums of 2018
  5. Jim DeRogatis: Best Albums of 2018
  6. Pazz & Jop: Top 100 Albums of 2018
  7. Rolling Stone: 50 Best Albums of 2018
  8. Uncut: 75 Best Albums of 2018
  9. NPR Music: 50 Best Albums of 2018
  10. Robert Christgau: Dean's List 2018