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. Brooklyn Vegan: Top 50 Albums of 2018
  2. Flood: Best Albums of 2018
  3. 405: Top 50 Albums of 2018
  4. Tony Fantano: Top 50 Albums of 2018
  5. Under the Radar: Top 100 Albums of 2018
  6. Paste: 50 Best Albums of 2018
  7. Spin: 51 Best Albums of 2018
  8. Earbuddy: 50 Best Albums of 2018
  9. Jeremy D. Larson: Favorite Albums of 2018
  10. Pitchfork: 50 Best Albums of 2018
  11. Rolling Stone: 50 Best Albums of 2018
  12. Pazz & Jop: Top 100 Albums of 2018
  13. Q: Top 50 Albums of 2018
  14. Gorilla vs. Bear: 30 Favorite Albums of 2018
  15. Stereogum: 50 Best Albums Of 2018
  16. Albumism: 50 Best Albums of 2018
  17. Les Inrocks: Top 50 Albums of 2018
  18. Guardian: 50 Best Albums of 2018
  19. Fact: Best Albums of 2018
  20. Tiny Mix Tapes: Favorite 50 Music Releases of 2018
  21. Treble: Top 50 Albums of 2018
  22. Consequence of Sound: Top 50 Albums of 2018
  23. Uncut: 75 Best Albums of 2018
  24. NME: Best Albums of the Year 2018
  25. Pitchfork: The 200 Best Albums of the 2010s