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. Jon Caramanica: 18 Best Albums of 2018
  2. Ringer: Best Albums of 2018
  3. Jordan Cronk: Albums 2018
  4. Paste: 50 Best Albums of 2018
  5. Stereogum: 50 Best Albums Of 2018
  6. Jon Pareles: 10 Best Albums of 2018
  7. Albumism: 50 Best Albums of 2018
  8. Pazz & Jop: Top 100 Albums of 2018
  9. Alternative: Top 50 Albums of 2018
  10. Uproxx: 50 Best Albums Of 2018
  11. Rolling Stone: 50 Best Albums of 2018
  12. Brooklyn Vegan: Top 50 Albums of 2018
  13. Pitchfork: 50 Best Albums of 2018
  14. Under the Radar: Top 100 Albums of 2018
  15. NME: Best Albums of the Year 2018
  16. Billboard: 50 Best Albums of 2018
  17. Robert Christgau: Dean's List 2018
  18. Paste: The 100 Best Albums of the 2010s
  19. Pitchfork: The 200 Best Albums of the 2010s