Year-End Lists

A browsable archive of notable year-end lists. Follow the link for each list to see essential commentary from its author, at the source.
  1. American Songwriter: Top 25 Albums Of 2018
  2. Entertainment Weekly: 20 Best Albums of 2018
  3. Stereogum: 50 Best Albums Of 2018
  4. Uproxx Music Critics Poll: Best Albums of 2018
  5. Pazz & Jop: Top 100 Albums of 2018
  6. Pitchfork: 50 Best Albums of 2018
  7. PopMatters: 70 Best Albums of 2018
  8. Rolling Stone: 50 Best Albums of 2018
  9. Uproxx: 50 Best Albums Of 2018
  10. Ken Tucker: Favorite Albums of 2018
  11. Albumism: 50 Best Albums of 2018
  12. Vinyl Me, Please: Best Albums of 2018
  13. Chris Richards: Best Music of 2018
  14. Billboard: 50 Best Albums of 2018
  15. Spin: 51 Best Albums of 2018
  16. NPR Music: 50 Best Albums of 2018
  17. Craig Jenkins: 15 Best Albums of 2018
  18. Courtney E. Smith: The 10 Best Albums Of The Decade
  19. Jim Harrington: Top 10 Albums of 2018
  20. Billboard: The 100 Greatest Albums of the 2010s
  21. Guardian: 50 Best Albums of 2018
  22. Raisa Bruner: 10 Best Albums of 2018
  23. Consequence of Sound: Top 50 Albums of 2018
  24. Spectrum Culture: Top 20 Albums of 2018
  25. Paste: The 100 Best Albums of the 2010s
  26. Flood: Best Albums of 2018
  27. Daily Beast: Top 10 Albums of 2018
  28. Uproxx: The Best Albums of the 2010s
  29. Rolling Stone: 100 Best Albums of the 2010s
  30. Q: Top 50 Albums of 2018
  31. Jordan Cronk: Albums 2018
  32. Brooklyn Vegan: Top 50 Albums of 2018
  33. Jeremy D. Larson: Favorite Albums of 2018
  34. Pretty Much Amazing: Best Albums of 2018
  35. Magnet: Top 25 Albums of 2018
  36. 405: Top 50 Albums of 2018
  37. Mojo: 75 Best Albums of 2018
  38. Pitchfork: The 200 Best Albums of the 2010s
  39. Treble: Top 50 Albums of 2018
  40. Slant: 25 Best Albums of 2018
  41. Vice: The 100 Best Albums of the 2010s
  42. A.V. Club: The 50 Best Albums of the 2010s
  43. Stereogum: The 100 Best Albums Of The 2010s
  44. Complex: Best Albums of 2018
  45. The Wild Honey Pie: Top 50 Albums of the 2010s
  46. Paste: 50 Best Albums of 2018
  47. Slant: The 100 Best Albums of the 2010s
  48. Alternative: Top 50 Albums of 2018
  49. NME: Best Albums of the Year 2018
  50. Uncut: 75 Best Albums of 2018
  51. Consequence of Sound: Top 100 Albums of the 2010s