100 Greatest Albums of 2018

  1. Dirty Computer - Janelle Monáe
  2. Sweetener - Ariana Grande
  3. Golden Hour - Kacey Musgraves
  4. Invasion of Privacy - Cardi B
  5. Black Panther soundtrack - Kendrick Lamar & various artists
  6. A Brief Inquiry into Online Relationships - The 1975
  7. Be the Cowboy - Mitski
  8. Astroworld - Travis Scott
  9. Daytona - Pusha T
10. A Star is Born soundtrack - Lady Gaga & Bradley Cooper
11. Room 25 - Noname
12. Joy as an Act of Resistance - Idles
13. Tranquility Base Hotel & Casino - Arctic Monkeys
14. Lush - Snail Mail
15. Everything is Love - The Carters
16. Wide Awake! - Parquet Courts
17. Oil of Every Pearl's Un-Insides - SOPHIE
18. FM! - Vince Staples
19. Historian - Lucy Dacus
20. Love Yourself: Tear - BTS
21. By the Way, I Forgive You - Brandi Carlile
22. God's Favorite Customer - Father John Misty
23. Interstate Gospel - Pistol Annies
24. Culture II - Migos
25. Chris - Christine and the Queens
26. Bark Your Head Off, Dog - Hop Along
27. Pray for the Wicked - Panic! at the Disco
28. Some Rap Songs - Earl Sweatshirt
29. Boygenius - Boygenius
30. KOD - J. Cole
31. American Utopia - David Byrne
32. Negro Swan - Blood Orange
33. The Tree of Forgiveness - John Prine
34. Kids See Ghosts - Kids See Ghosts
35. Little Dark Age - MGMT
36. Trench - Twenty One Pilots
37. Queen - Nicki Minaj
38. Tell Me How You Really Feel - Courtney Barnett
39. Twin Fantasy - Car Seat Headrest
40. I Need to Start a Garden - Haley Heynderickx
41. In a Poem Unlimited - U.S. Girls
42. Iridescence - Brockhampton
43. Swimming - Mac Miller
44. The Sciences - Sleep
45. Clean - Soccer Mommy
46. Ephorize - Cupcakke
47. H.E.R - H.E.R.
48. 7 - Beach House
49. Hell-On - Neko Case
50. Now Only - Mount Eerie
51. Hive Mind - The Internet
52. To the Sunset - Amanda Shires
53. Safe in the Hands of Love - Yves Tumor
54. Bloom - Troye Sivan
55. Isolation - Kali Uchis
56. Scorpion - Drake
57. Double Negative - Low
58. Sparkle Hard - Stephen Malkmus & The Jicks
59. Please Don't Be Dead - Fantastic Negrito
60. There's a Riot Going On - Yo La Tengo
61. Ordinary Corrupt Human Love - Deafheaven
62. Songs of Praise - Shame
63. Come Tomorrow - Dave Matthews Band
64. Boarding House Reach - Jack White
65. The Future and the Past - Natalie Prass
66. Love is Dead - CHVRCHES
67. You Won't Get What You Want - Daughters
68. Egypt Station - Paul McCartney
69. Knock Knock - DJ Koze
70. Future Me Hates Me - The Beths
71. Dose Your Dreams - Fucked Up
72. Voicenotes - Charlie Puth
73. Time & Space - Turnstile
74. Warm - Jeff Tweedy
75. Caution - Mariah Carey
76. Hope Downs - Rolling Blackouts Coastal Fever
77. Delta - Mumford & Sons
78. What a Time to Be Alive - Superchunk
79. Electric Messiah - High on Fire
80. I'll Be Your Girl - The Decemberists
81. I'm All Ears - Let's Eat Grandma
82. My Dear Melancholy - The Weeknd
83. I Can Feel You Creep Into My Private Life - Tune-Yards
84. Nearer My God - Foxing
85. Look Now - Elvis Costello & The Imposters
86. Be More Kind - Frank Turner
87. And Nothing Hurt - Spiritualized
88. Prequelle - Ghost
89. Post - Jeff Rosenstock
90. Ventriloquism - Meshell Ndegeocello
91. Ye - Kanye West
92. High as Hope - Florence + The Machine
93. Cocoa Sugar - Young Fathers
94. Care for Me - Saba
95. Age Of - Oneohtrix Point Never
96. Whistle Down the Wind - Joan Baez
97. Beyondless - Iceage
98. Good Thing - Leon Bridges
99. Dove - Belly
100. The Louder I Call, The Faster It Runs - Wye Oak
DigitalDreamDoor Editor Picks for 2018
Ryan's choice - An unheralded great album from 2018
* Parts - Ohmme

Lew's choice:
* Vide Noir - Lord Huron
2017