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.

Bob Boilen: Top Ten Albums of 2018

20 December 2018

Bob Boilen: Top Ten Albums of 2018, as published by NPR’s NPR Music

[see also 2019, 2017, 2011]

  1. Lucy DacusHistorian
  2. SuperorganismSuperorganism
  3. Ólafur Arnaldsre:member
  4. DarlingsideExtralife
  5. Adrianne Lenkerabysskiss
  6. David ByrneAmerican Utopia
  7. Niklas PaschburgOceanic
  8. John PrineThe Tree of Forgiveness
  9. serpentwithfeetsoil
  10. The Low AnthemThe Salt Doll Went to Measure the Depth of the Sea