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. Vinyl Me, Please: Best Albums of 2018
  2. Spin: 51 Best Albums of 2018
  3. Okayplayer: Best Albums of 2018
  4. Gorilla vs. Bear: 30 Favorite Albums of 2018
  5. Pitchfork: 50 Best Albums of 2018
  6. Craig Jenkins: 15 Best Albums of 2018
  7. A.V. Club: 20 Best Albums of 2018
  8. Daily Beast: Top 10 Albums of 2018
  9. Uproxx: 50 Best Albums Of 2018
  10. Spectrum Culture: Top 20 Albums of 2018
  11. Fact: Best Albums of 2018
  12. Jeremy D. Larson: Favorite Albums of 2018
  13. Pretty Much Amazing: Best Albums of 2018
  14. Brooklyn Vegan: Top 50 Albums of 2018
  15. Flood: Best Albums of 2018
  16. Uproxx Music Critics Poll: Best Albums of 2018
  17. Tony Fantano: Top 50 Albums of 2018
  18. Pitchfork: The 200 Best Albums of the 2010s
  19. Pazz & Jop: Top 100 Albums of 2018
  20. Alternative: Top 50 Albums of 2018
  21. Stereogum: 50 Best Albums Of 2018
  22. 405: Top 50 Albums of 2018
  23. Gorilla vs. Bear: Albums of the Decade
  24. Tiny Mix Tapes: Favorite 100 Music Releases of the Decade
  25. Complex: Best Albums of 2018
  26. NME: Best Albums of the Year 2018