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. Slant: 25 Best Albums of 2018
  2. Pretty Much Amazing: Best Albums of 2018
  3. Guardian: 50 Best Albums of 2018
  4. Q: Top 50 Albums of 2018
  5. Pitchfork: 50 Best Albums of 2018
  6. Pazz & Jop: Top 100 Albums of 2018
  7. Spectrum Culture: Top 20 Albums of 2018
  8. Gorilla vs. Bear: 30 Favorite Albums of 2018
  9. Daily Beast: Top 10 Albums of 2018
  10. Raisa Bruner: 10 Best Albums of 2018
  11. NPR Music: 50 Best Albums of 2018
  12. Spin: 51 Best Albums of 2018
  13. Brooklyn Vegan: Top 50 Albums of 2018
  14. Uproxx: 50 Best Albums Of 2018
  15. NME: Best Albums of the Year 2018
  16. PopMatters: 70 Best Albums of 2018
  17. Billboard: 50 Best Albums of 2018
  18. Consequence of Sound: Top 50 Albums of 2018
  19. Stereogum: 50 Best Albums Of 2018
  20. Uproxx Music Critics Poll: Best Albums of 2018
  21. Magnet: Top 25 Albums of 2018
  22. Jeremy D. Larson: Favorite Albums of 2018
  23. Albumism: 50 Best Albums of 2018
  24. Paste: 50 Best Albums of 2018
  25. Complex: Best Albums of 2018
  26. Slant: The 100 Best Albums of the 2010s
  27. Treble: Top 50 Albums of 2018
  28. Earbuddy: 50 Best Albums of 2018
  29. Rolling Stone: 50 Best Albums of 2018
  30. Under the Radar: Top 100 Albums of 2018
  31. Pitchfork: The 200 Best Albums of the 2010s