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.

The Wild Honey Pie: Top 30 Albums of 2018

19 December 2018

The Wild Honey Pie: Top 30 Albums of 2018

[see also 2010s, 2019, 2017, 2016]

  1. MitskiBe the Cowboy
  2. First Aid KitRuins
  3. boygeniusboygenius
  4. Janelle MonáeDirty Computer
  5. Fenne LilyOn Hold
  6. Lucy DacusHistorian
  7. Death Cab for CutieThank You for Today
  8. Soccer MommyClean
  9. Ariana GrandeSweetener
  10. Haley HeynderickxI Need to Start a Garden
  11. AsheThe Rabbit Hole
  12. Liza AnneFine But Dying
  13. PinegroveSkylight
  14. Adrianne Lenkerabysskiss
  15. Oh Pep!I Wasn't Only Thinking About You...
  16. Blood OrangeNegro Swan
  17. Miya FolickPremonitions
  18. Wild PinkYolk in the Fur
  19. Snail MailLush
  20. The BethsFuture Me Hates Me
  21. Lykke Liso sad so sexy
  22. Hop AlongBark Your Head Off, Dog
  23. WetStill Run
  24. Father John MistyGod’s Favorite Customer
  25. Florence + The MachineHigh As Hope
  26. The 1975A Brief Inquiry Into Online Relationships
  27. Cautious ClayBlood Type
  28. The Paper KitesOn the Corner Where You Live
  29. FoxwarrenFoxwarren
  30. PhosphorescentC’est La Vie