Best Albums of 2018

Listed below are the best albums of 2018 as calculated from their overall rankings in over 46,000 greatest album charts.

Best albums by year or decade
Decade:
Year:
2018 year summaryThe best artists of 2018 were Car Seat Headrest, Kids See Ghosts, Daughters, Beach House, Idles, Parquet Courts, MGMT, Kacey Musgraves, Arctic Monkeys and Earl Sweatshirt.
View chart at point in time
 Show this chart as it was on the following date
Share this chart
Share | |
Collector's summary (top 1,000)Log in or register to discover the great albums that are missing from your music collection!
Sort by
Year of Release:
2018
Appears in:
Rank Score:
6,361
Rank in 2018:
Rank in 2010s:
Overall Rank:
Average Rating:
Comments:
Year of Release:
2018
Appears in:
Rank Score:
5,035
Rank in 2018:
Rank in 2010s:
Overall Rank:
Average Rating:
Comments:
Year of Release:
2018
Appears in:
Rank Score:
3,378
Rank in 2018:
Rank in 2010s:
Overall Rank:
Average Rating:
Comments:
Year of Release:
2018
Appears in:
Rank Score:
3,308
Rank in 2018:
Rank in 2010s:
Overall Rank:
Average Rating:
Comments:
Year of Release:
2018
Appears in:
Rank Score:
3,049
Rank in 2018:
Rank in 2010s:
Overall Rank:
Average Rating:
Comments:
Year of Release:
2018
Appears in:
Rank Score:
2,720
Rank in 2018:
Rank in 2010s:
Overall Rank:
Average Rating:
Comments:
Year of Release:
2018
Appears in:
Rank Score:
2,519
Rank in 2018:
Rank in 2010s:
Overall Rank:
Average Rating:
Comments:
Year of Release:
2018
Appears in:
Rank Score:
2,482
Rank in 2018:
Rank in 2010s:
Overall Rank:
Average Rating:
Comments:
Year of Release:
2018
Appears in:
Rank Score:
2,330
Rank in 2018:
Rank in 2010s:
Overall Rank:
Average Rating:
Comments:
Year of Release:
2018
Appears in:
Rank Score:
2,288
Rank in 2018:
Rank in 2010s:
Overall Rank:
Average Rating:
Comments:
Total albums: 1,000. Page 1 of 100

Best Albums of 2018 composition

Artist Albums %


Various Artists 7 1%
Bladee 2 0%
Makaya McCraven 2 0%
Red Velvet 2 0%
Hybrid (UK) 2 0%
Autechre 2 0%
Logic 2 0%
Show all
Country Albums %


United States 474 47%
United Kingdom 182 18%
Mixed Nationality 43 4%
Australia 40 4%
Canada 36 4%
Germany 33 3%
France 22 2%
Show all
Compilation? Albums %
No 985 98%
Yes 16 2%
Live? Albums %
No 982 98%
Yes 19 2%
Soundtrack? Albums %
No 992 99%
Yes 9 1%
Best Albums of 1988
1. Daydream Nation by Sonic Youth
2. Surfer Rosa by Pixies
3. Spirit Of Eden by Talk Talk
4. It Takes A Nation Of Millions To Hold Us Back by Public Enemy
5. ...And Justice For All by Metallica
6. Tracy Chapman by Tracy Chapman
7. Straight Outta Compton by N.W.A
8. Isn't Anything by My Bloody Valentine
9. Green by R.E.M.
10. Nothing's Shocking by Jane's Addiction
11. Seventh Son Of A Seventh Son by Iron Maiden
12. I'm Your Man by Leonard Cohen
13. Operation: Mindcrime by Queensrÿche
14. The Traveling Wilburys, Vol. 1 by The Traveling Wilburys
15. 16 Lovers Lane by The Go-Betweens
16. If I Should Fall From Grace With God by The Pogues
17. Viva Hate by Morrissey
18. Tender Prey by Nick Cave & The Bad Seeds
19. Rattle And Hum by U2
20. Starfish by The Church
Back to Top