2018年 “年間ベストアルバム”

1. 2018年1月1日~12月31日までにリリースされた作品であること。

2. 当ブログにレビューを掲載した作品であること。

以上の条件に基づいて、独断と偏見で20枚選びました。

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個人ブログらしく、流行や歴史的意義など度外視で純粋に「好き」だという気持ちの強い作品をピックアップしました。願わくば一人でも多くの音楽好きに届いて欲しい。そんな思いで作ったリストです。お楽しみください。

2018年 年間ベストアルバム(降順)

【No.20】The Internet ”Hive Mind”
*Artwork*Information*Video

Country : USA

Release : 2018/7/25

Label : Columbia Records

Genre : R&B / Funk / Hip Hop

Samples : Youtube

Tracklist : 

  1. Come Together
  2. Roll (Burbank Funk)
  3. Come Over
  4. La Di Da
  5. Stay the Night
  6. Bravo
  7. Mood
  8. Next Time / Humble Pie
  9. It Gets Better (With Time)
  10. Look What U Started
  11. Wanna Be
  12. Beat Goes On
  13. Hold On
【No.19】Lunatic Soul ”Under the Fragmented Sky”
*Artwork*Information*Video

Country : Poland

Release : 2018/5/25

Label : Kscope

Genre : Progressive Rock / Electronica

Samples : Youtube

Tracklist : 

  1. He Av En
  2. Trials
  3. Sorrow
  4. Under the Fragmented Sky
  5. Shadows
  6. Rinsing the Night
  7. The Art of Repairing
  8. Untamed
【No.18】Noname ”Room 25”
*Artwork*Information*Video

Country : USA

Release : 2018/9/14

Label : – 

Genre : Hip Hop / Rap / Soul

Sample : bandcamp

Tracklist : 

  1. Self
  2. Blaxploitation
  3. Prayer Song Feat. Adam Ness
  4. Window Feat. Phoelix
  5. Don’t forget about
  6. Regal
  7. Montego Bae Feat. Ravyn Lenae
  8. Ace Feat. Smino & Saba
  9. Part of me Feat. Phoelix & Benjamin Earl Turner
  10. With you
  11. no name Feat. Yaw & Adam Ness
【No.17】Mid-Air Thief ”Crumbling”
*Artwork*Information*Video

Country : South Korea

Release : 2018/8/7

Label : –

Genre : Contemporary Folk / Electronica / Experimental / Dream Pop

Sample : bandcamp

Tracklist : 

  1. Why?
  2. Ahhhh, These Chains!
  3. Gameun Deut
  4. Curve and Light
  5. Crumbling Together
  6. Protector
  7. Dirt
  8. No Answer
【No.16】Tom Misch ”Geography”
*Artwork*Information*Video

Country : UK

Release : 2018/4/6

Label : Beyond The Groove

Genre : Jazz / R&B

Samples : Youtube

Tracklist : 

  1. Before Paris
  2. Lost In Paris (feat. GoldLink)
  3. South of the River
  4. Movie
  5. Tick Tock
  6. It Runs Through Me (feat. De La Soul)
  7. Isn’t She Lovely
  8. Disco Yes (feat. Poppy Ajudha)
  9. Man Like You
  10. Water Baby (feat. Loyle Carner)
  11. You’re On My Mind
  12. Cos I Love You
  13. We’ve Come So Far
  14. Follow
  15. Never Moved
【No.15】Sons Of Kemet ”Your Queen Is a Reptile”
*Artwork*Information*Video

Country : UK

Release : 2018/3/30

Label : Impulse! Records

Samples : Youtube

Tracklist : 

  1. My Queen Is Ada Eastman
  2. My Queen Is Mamie Phipps Clark
  3. My Queen Is Harriet Tubman
  4. My Queen Is Anna Julia Cooper
  5. My Queen Is Angela Davis
  6. My Queen Is Nanny of the Maroons
  7. My Queen Is Yaa Asantewaa
  8. My Queen Is Albertina Sisulu
  9. My Queen Is Doreen Lawrence
【No.14】SALES ”forever & ever”
*Artwork*Information*Video

Country : USA

Release : 2018/7/19

Label : SALES UNIVERSE

Genre : Indie Pop

Samples : bandcamp

Tracklist : 

  1. Spiral
  2. You Look Well
  3. Off and On
  4. All These Things
  5. White Jeans
  6. A to B
  7. Talk a Lot
  8. Moon Dogs
  9. Your Own
  10. Rainy Day Loop
【No.13】VOLA ”Applause Of A Distant Crowd”
*Artwork*Information*Video

Country : Denmark

Release : 2018/10/12

Label : Mascot Records / Mascot Label Group

Genre : Progressive Metal / Djent

Sample : bandcamp

Tracklist :

  1. We Are Thin Air
  2. Ghosts
  3. Smartfriend
  4. Ruby Pool
  5. Alien Shivers
  6. Vertigo
  7. Still
  8. Applause Of A Distant Crowd
  9. Whaler
  10. Green Screen Mother
【No.12】Rejjie Snow ”Dear Annie”
*Artwork*Information*Video

Country : Ireland

Release : 2018/2/23

Label : Honeymoon / 300 Entertainment

Genre : Hip-Hop / R&B / Rap

Samples : Youtube

Tracklist :

  1. Hello
  2. Rainbows
  3. The Wonderful World of Dear Annie
  4. 23
  5. Pink Lemonade
  6. Skinny Jasmine Intermission
  7. Mon Amour
  8. OH NO!
  9. Spaceships
  10. Egyptian Luvr (feat. Aminé & Dana Williams)
  11. The Ends
  12. Room 27
  13. Désolé
  14. The Rain
  15. Skateboard P Intermission
  16. LMFAO
  17. Bye Polar
  18. Charlie Brown
  19. Annie
  20. Greatness
【No.11】Vulfpeck ”Hill Climber”
*Artwork*Information*Video

Country : USA

Release : 2018/12/7

Label : Vulf Records

Genre : Funk / Soul / Pop 

Sample : bandcamp

Tracklist : 

  1. Half of the Way (feat. Theo Katzman)
  2. Darwin Derby (feat. Theo Katzman & Antwaun Stanley)
  3. Lonely Town (feat. Theo Katzman)
  4. Love is a Beautiful Thing (feat. Theo Katzman & Monica Martin)
  5. For Survival (feat. Mike Viola)
  6. Soft Parade
  7. Lost My Treble Long Ago
  8. Disco Ulysses (Instrumental)
  9. The Cup Stacker
  10. It Gets Funkier IV (feat. Louis Cole) 
【No.10】Louis Cole ”Time”
*Artwork*Information*Video

Country : USA

Release : 2018/8/10

Label : Brainfeeder

Genre : Electronic / Funk / Pop

Samples : Youtube

Tracklist : 

  1. Weird Part Of The Night
  2. When You’re Ugly (feat. Genevieve Artadi)
  3. Everytime
  4. Phone
  5. Real Life (feat. Brad Mehldau)
  6. More Love Less Hate
  7. Tunnels In The Air (feat. Thundercat)
  8. Last Time You Went Away
  9. Freaky Times
  10. After The Load Is Blown
  11. A Little Bit More Time
  12. Trying Not To Die (feat. Dennis Hamm)
  13. Things
  14. Night
【No.9】Riverside ”Wasteland”
*Artwork*Information*Video

Country : Poland

Release : 2018/9/28

Label : InsideOut

Genre : Progressive Rock

Sample : Youtube

Tracklist : 

  1. The Day After
  2. Acid Rain
  3. Vale of Tears
  4. Guardian Angel
  5. Lament
  6. The Struggle for Survival
  7. River Down Below
  8. Wasteland
  9. The Night Before
【No.8】soccer mommy ”Clean”
*Artwork*Information*Video

Country : USA

Relase : 2018/3/2

Label : Fat Possum

Genre : Alternative / Indie Pop

Samples : bandcamp

Tracklist :

  1. Still Clean
  2. Cool
  3. Your Dog
  4. Flaw
  5. Blossom (Wasting All My Time)
  6. Last Girl
  7. Skin
  8. Scorpio Rising
  9. Interlude
  10. Wildflowers
【No.7】Antimatter ”Black Market Enlightenment”
*Artwork*Information*Video

Country : UK

Release : 2018/11/9

Label : Music In Stone

Genre : Progressive / Depressive Metal

Sample : Youtube

Tracklist : 

  1. The Third Arm
  2. Wish I Was Here
  3. This Is Not Utopia
  4. Partners in Crime
  5. Sanctification
  6. Existential
  7. What Do You Want Me to Do?
  8. Between the Atoms
  9. Liquid Light
【No.6】Kadhja Bonet ”Childqueen”
*Artwork*Information*Video

Country : USA

Release : 2018/6/8

Label : Fat Possum Records

Genre : Folk / Jazz / Soul

Samples : bandcamp

Tracklist : 

  1. Procession
  2. Childqueen
  3. Another Time Lover
  4. Delphine
  5. Thoughts Around Tea
  6. Joy
  7. Wings
  8. Mother Maybe
  9. Second Wind
【No.5】Crippled Black Phoenix ”Great Escape”
*Artwork*Information*Video

Country : UK

Release : 2018/9/14

Label : Season Of Mist

Genre : Macabre Rock / Progressive / Art Rock / Metal

Sample : bandcamp

Tracklist : 

  1. You Brought It Upon Yourselves
  2. To You I Give
  3. Uncivil War (Pt. I)
  4. Madman
  5. Times, They Are A Raging
  6. Rain Black, Reign Heavy
  7. Slow Motion Breakdown
  8. Nebulas
  9. Las Diabolicas
  10. Great Escape (Pt. I)
  11. Great Escape (Pt. II)
【No.4】TATRAN ”Foresee”
*Artwork*Information*Video

Country : Israel

Release : 2018/11/30

Label : Kame’a

Genre : Experimental Rock / Jazz / Avant-Garde

Sample : bandcamp

Tracklist : 

  1. Panta Rhei
  2. Foresee
  3. Filtered Thoughts
  4. Arba
  5. My Soul Ghost
  6. A Cut in the Crust
  7. The Elephant
  8. Giv’ol
  9. White Lies
  10. Lemon
  11. Tree
【No.3】Rivers of Nihil ”Where Owls Know My Name”
*Artwork*Information*Video

Country : USA

Release : 2018/3/16

Label : Metal Blade Records

Genre : Progressive / Brutal Death Metal

Samples : bandcamp

Tracklist :

  1. Cancer / Moonspeak
  2. The Silent Life
  3. A Home
  4. Old Nothing
  5. Subtle Change (Including the Forest of Transition and Dissatisfaction Dance)
  6. Terrestria III: Wither
  7. Hollow
  8. Death Is Real
  9. Where Owls Know My Name
  10. Capricorn / Agoratopia
【No.2】Night Verses ”From the Gallery of Sleep”
*Artwork*Information*Video

Country : USA

Release : 2018/6/29

Label : Equal Vision Records

Genre : Post Hardcore / Progressive Metal / Math Rock

Samples : bandcamp

Tracklist : 

  1. Cooper Wasp
  2. Trading Shadows
  3. Vice Wave
  4. Vantablonde
  5. Lira
  6. No Moon
  7. Glitch In You I Thought I Knew
  8. No. 0
  9. Balboa
  10. Earthless
  11. Harmonic Sleep Engine
  12. Phoenix IV: Levitation
  13. Infinity Beach
【No.1】Ibrahim Maalouf ”Levantine Symphony No. 1”
*Artwork*Information*Video

Country : France

Release : 2018/9/13

Label : Mi’ster Productions

Genre : Jazz / Classical

Sample : Youtube

Tracklist : 

  1. Prelude
  2. Overture
  3. Theme 1
  4. Movement I
  5. Theme 2
  6. Movement II
  7. Movement III
  8. Theme 3
  9. Movement IV
  10. Movement V
  11. Theme 4
  12. Movement VI
  13. Theme 5
  14. Movement VII
  15. Epilogue
  16. Final

プレイリスト(Spotify)

年間ベストから1曲ずつ抜粋。試聴用や作業用BGMとして使ってください。