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. Spectrum Culture: Top 20 Albums of 2018
  2. Jeremy D. Larson: Favorite Albums of 2018
  3. Pitchfork: 50 Best Albums of 2018
  4. Jordan Cronk: Albums 2018
  5. Pretty Much Amazing: Best Albums of 2018
  6. A.V. Club: 20 Best Albums of 2018
  7. Slant: 25 Best Albums of 2018
  8. Brooklyn Vegan: Top 50 Albums of 2018
  9. Spin: 51 Best Albums of 2018
  10. Q: Top 50 Albums of 2018
  11. Uproxx: 50 Best Albums Of 2018
  12. Paste: 50 Best Albums of 2018
  13. Pazz & Jop: Top 100 Albums of 2018
  14. Pitchfork: The 200 Best Albums of the 2010s
  15. PopMatters: 70 Best Albums of 2018