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. NME: Best Albums of the Year 2018
  2. Spin: 51 Best Albums of 2018
  3. Q: Top 50 Albums of 2018
  4. Uproxx Music Critics Poll: Best Albums of 2018
  5. Uproxx: 50 Best Albums Of 2018
  6. Raisa Bruner: 10 Best Albums of 2018
  7. Alternative: Top 50 Albums of 2018
  8. Billboard: 50 Best Albums of 2018
  9. Pazz & Jop: Top 100 Albums of 2018
  10. Entertainment Weekly: 20 Best Albums of 2018
  11. NME: Greatest Albums of the Decade
  12. Jeremy D. Larson: Favorite Albums of 2018
  13. Consequence of Sound: Top 50 Albums of 2018
  14. Pitchfork: 50 Best Albums of 2018
  15. The Wild Honey Pie: Top 30 Albums of 2018
  16. Guardian: 50 Best Albums of 2018
  17. Stereogum: 50 Best Albums Of 2018
  18. Brooklyn Vegan: Top 50 Albums of 2018
  19. Uproxx: The Best Albums of the 2010s
  20. Pitchfork: The 200 Best Albums of the 2010s