AOTY 2018

2018 Alternative R&B Album Releases

2018
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Type
EP (20)
LP (50)
Single (16)
Genre
Alternative R&B (95)
Ambient (72)
Art Pop (124)
Folk (123)
Hip Hop (388)
House (54)
Indie Pop (138)
K-Pop (63)
Metal (192)
Pop (134)
Pop Rap (60)
R&B (158)
Rock (461)
Soul (53)
Trap Rap (144)
Jun 8
Kids See Ghosts - KIDS SEE GHOSTS
Kids See Ghosts
KIDS SEE GHOSTS
84
critic score
(21)
84
user score
(1454)
Aug 24
Blood Orange - Negro Swan
Blood Orange
Negro Swan
85
critic score
(26)
79
user score
(567)
Apr 27
Post Malone - Beerbongs & Bentleys
Post Malone
Beerbongs & Bentleys
52
critic score
(10)
61
user score
(528)
Mar 30
The Weeknd - My Dear Melancholy,
The Weeknd
My Dear Melancholy,
63
critic score
(17)
67
user score
(452)
Mar 16
XXXtentacion - ?
XXXtentacion
?
50
critic score
(4)
42
user score
(444)
Aug 3
Mac Miller - Swimming
Mac Miller
Swimming
74
critic score
(18)
70
user score
(332)
Jun 8
serpentwithfeet - soil
serpentwithfeet
soil
83
critic score
(17)
74
user score
(298)
Oct 26
Joji - Ballads 1
Joji
Ballads 1
63
critic score
(5)
58
user score
(276)
Jun 8
Lykke Li - so sad so sexy
Lykke Li
so sad so sexy
69
critic score
(28)
68
user score
(252)
Feb 2
Rhye - Blood
Rhye
Blood
73
critic score
(16)
71
user score
(219)
Aug 10
Tirzah - Devotion
Tirzah
Devotion
80
critic score
(15)
73
user score
(198)
Apr 13
Tinashe - Joyride
Tinashe
Joyride
65
critic score
(12)
66
user score
(172)
Apr 13
Princess Nokia - A Girl Cried Red
Princess Nokia
A Girl Cried Red
56
critic score
(9)
41
user score
(150)
Sep 14
6LACK - East Atlanta Love Letter
6LACK
East Atlanta Love Letter
70
critic score
(6)
61
user score
(148)
Nov 17
Jaden Smith - The Sunset Tapes: A Cool Tape Story
Jaden Smith
The Sunset Tapes: A Cool Tape Story
40
critic score
(2)
37
user score
(131)
May 25
Clairo - diary 001
Clairo
diary 001
70
critic score
(1)
58
user score
(120)
Oct 4
Clarence Clarity - THINK : PEACE
Clarence Clarity
THINK : PEACE
70
critic score
(1)
74
user score
(108)
Oct 19
Khalid - Suncity
Khalid
Suncity
69
critic score
(4)
60
user score
(101)
Nov 9
Trippie Redd - A Love Letter To You 3
Trippie Redd
A Love Letter To You 3
65
critic score
(3)
61
user score
(99)
Jan 19
SiR - November
SiR
November
70
critic score
(4)
64
user score
(98)
Oct 26
Nao - Saturn
Nao
Saturn
80
critic score
(12)
76
user score
(88)
Mar 2
Tory Lanez - Memories Don't Die
Tory Lanez
Memories Don't Die
47
critic score
(6)
48
user score
(85)
May 4
Swae Lee - Swaecation
Swae Lee
Swaecation
42
critic score
(2)
47
user score
(84)
May 18
Nav - Reckless
Nav
Reckless
52
critic score
(3)
34
user score
(81)
Jul 27
Gaika - Basic Volume
Gaika
Basic Volume
76
critic score
(10)
68
user score
(78)
Feb 16
Everything Is Recorded - Everything Is Recorded by Richard Russell
Everything Is Recorded
Everything Is Recorded by Richard Russell
75
critic score
(9)
73
user score
(71)
Mar 23
Chloe x Halle - The Kids Are Alright
Chloe x Halle
The Kids Are Alright
76
critic score
(1)
76
user score
(71)
May 25
Sudan Archives - Sink
Sudan Archives
Sink
79
critic score
(3)
72
user score
(69)
Jan 19
EDEN - vertigo
EDEN
vertigo
40
critic score
(1)
62
user score
(68)
Jun 15
Mike Shinoda - Post Traumatic
Mike Shinoda
Post Traumatic
71
critic score
(5)
45
user score
(68)
Mar 23
Diplo - California
Diplo
California
59
critic score
(3)
57
user score
(61)
Sep 7
Kilo Kish - Mothe
Kilo Kish
Mothe
84
critic score
(2)
73
user score
(59)
Oct 19
How to Dress Well - The Anteroom
How to Dress Well
The Anteroom
72
critic score
(11)
69
user score
(58)
Apr 12
Bazzi - COSMIC
Bazzi
COSMIC
62
user score
(57)
Jun 15
King Princess - Make My Bed
King Princess
Make My Bed
77
critic score
(3)
71
user score
(57)
Nov 9
Jon Bellion - Glory Sound Prep
Jon Bellion
Glory Sound Prep
57
user score
(53)
Mar 30
Doja Cat - Amala
Doja Cat
Amala
75
user score
(47)
May 4
Amber Mark - Conexão
Amber Mark
Conexão
80
critic score
(1)
75
user score
(46)
Sep 12
Joji - SLOW DANCING IN THE DARK
Joji
SLOW DANCING IN THE DARK
81
user score
(42)
Nov 8
Smino - Noir
Smino
Noir
74
critic score
(4)
66
user score
(40)
Apr 27
Duda Beat - Sinto Muito
Duda Beat
Sinto Muito
78
user score
(38)
May 11
Bladee - Red Light
Bladee
Red Light
10
critic score
(1)
46
user score
(38)
Apr 10
Janelle Monáe - Pynk
Janelle Monáe
Pynk
77
user score
(36)
Sep 21
JMSN - Velvet
JMSN
Velvet
70
critic score
(1)
77
user score
(36)
May 11
Marian Hill - Unusual
Marian Hill
Unusual
74
user score
(35)
Jul 8
Jaden Smith - SYRE: The Electric Album
Jaden Smith
SYRE: The Electric Album
64
critic score
(1)
56
user score
(35)
May 25
NIKI - Zephyr
NIKI
Zephyr
70
critic score
(1)
71
user score
(34)
Apr 6
Alina Baraz - The Color of You
Alina Baraz
The Color of You
72
user score
(30)
May 31
Charli XCX - 5 in the Morning
Charli XCX
5 in the Morning
68
user score
(29)
Feb 23
Bad Gyal - Worldwide Angel
Bad Gyal
Worldwide Angel
61
critic score
(2)
66
user score
(27)
Aug 10
Ben Khan - Ben Khan
Ben Khan
Ben Khan
67
critic score
(5)
68
user score
(26)
Mar 30
Her - Her
Her
Her
60
critic score
(1)
68
user score
(25)
Jul 20
Ryan Beatty - Boy in Jeans
Ryan Beatty
Boy in Jeans
72
user score
(24)
Jul 27
VanJess - Silk Canvas
VanJess
Silk Canvas
84
critic score
(2)
76
user score
(24)
Oct 5
LANY - Malibu Nights
LANY
Malibu Nights
60
critic score
(1)
65
user score
(24)
Sep 21
The Neighbourhood - Ever Changing
The Neighbourhood
Ever Changing
61
user score
(23)
Oct 5
AlunaGeorge - Champagne Eyes
AlunaGeorge
Champagne Eyes
75
user score
(23)
Sep 7
Masego - Lady Lady
Masego
Lady Lady
77
critic score
(2)
64
user score
(22)
Aug 3
H.E.R. - I Used To Know Her: The Prelude
H.E.R.
I Used To Know Her: The Prelude
65
critic score
(2)
67
user score
(21)
Aug 15
Sabrina Claudio - no rain, no flowers
Sabrina Claudio
no rain, no flowers
60
critic score
(1)
65
user score
(21)
Oct 19
Brent Faiyaz - Lost
Brent Faiyaz
Lost
68
critic score
(2)
73
user score
(21)
Feb 16
Triathalon - Online
Triathalon
Online
68
user score
(20)
Apr 6
Ängie - Suicidal Since 1995
Ängie
Suicidal Since 1995
72
user score
(18)
Aug 14
Rina Sawayama - Cherry
Rina Sawayama
Cherry
78
user score
(18)
May 8
Joji - Yeah Right
Joji
Yeah Right
54
user score
(17)
Oct 5
Kelela - Take Me a_Part, The Remixes
Kelela
Take Me a_Part, The Remixes
78
critic score
(2)
76
user score
(16)
Mar 2
XXXtentacion - SAD!
XXXtentacion
SAD!
47
user score
(15)
May 11
August 08 - Father
August 08
Father
67
user score
(15)
Jan 25
Mike Shinoda - Post Traumatic
Mike Shinoda
Post Traumatic
64
user score
(14)
Apr 6
ODIE - Analogue
ODIE
Analogue
74
user score
(14)
Apr 16
Janelle Monáe - I Like That
Janelle Monáe
I Like That
77
user score
(14)
Jan 26
Leyya - Sauna
Leyya
Sauna
69
user score
(13)
Feb 23
Post Malone - Psycho
Post Malone
Psycho
78
user score
(13)
Apr 11
Empress Of - Trust Me Baby / In Dreams
Empress Of
Trust Me Baby / In Dreams
80
user score
(12)
Apr 13
nothing,nowhere. - ruiner
nothing,nowhere.
ruiner
56
critic score
(1)
51
user score
(12)
May 18
DJDS - Big Wave More Fire
DJDS
Big Wave More Fire
73
critic score
(1)
74
user score
(12)
Jul 28
Blood Orange - Charcoal Baby
Blood Orange
Charcoal Baby
83
user score
(12)
Apr 20
Lykke Li - deep end / hard rain
Lykke Li
deep end / hard rain
69
user score
(11)
Sep 21
Ryan Hemsworth - Elsewhere
Ryan Hemsworth
Elsewhere
73
critic score
(3)
56
user score
(11)
Nov 2
Kris Wu - Antares
Kris Wu
Antares
55
critic score
(4)
52
user score
(10)
Feb 23
Starchild & The New Romantic - Language
Starchild & The New Romantic
Language
74
critic score
(2)
63
user score
(8)
Aug 17
Col3trane - BOOT
Col3trane
BOOT
80
critic score
(1)
69
user score
(8)
Sep 28
Ouri - We Share Our Blood
Ouri
We Share Our Blood
83
critic score
(2)
67
user score
(8)
Jan 18
Tinashe - No Drama
Tinashe
No Drama
70
user score
(7)
Jan 19
Kimbra - Human
Kimbra
Human
82
user score
(7)
Feb 13
BOOTS - #DARKDAZE
BOOTS
#DARKDAZE
62
user score
(6)
Mar 16
Oklou - The Rite of May
Oklou
The Rite of May
67
critic score
(1)
75
user score
(6)
Mar 15
Jaloo - Say Goodbye
Jaloo
Say Goodbye
82
user score
(5)
Apr 1
Littlebabyangel - Gada
Littlebabyangel
Gada
73
critic score
(1)
68
user score
(5)
Apr 2
Lil Zubin - Misery
Lil Zubin
Misery
64
user score
(5)
Aug 3
Jaloo & Mc Tha - Céu Azul
Jaloo & Mc Tha
Céu Azul
92
user score
(4)
Feb 2
Dizzy Fae - Free Form Mixtape
Dizzy Fae
Free Form Mixtape
75
user score
(3)
Jul 27
Jesse Báez - Turbo
Jesse Báez
Turbo
81
user score
(3)

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