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Our Favorite Songs Of 2018 (So Far)

By NPR Music

Curators from across public radio each picked their favorite song of 2018 so far. Here is the result. (Illustration: Angela Hsieh/NPR)

33 songs

  1. 1.
    3:450:30
  2. 2.
    Boo'd UpElla MaiREADY
    4:160:30
  3. 3.
    5:150:30
  4. 4.
    I Do (feat. SZA)Cardi B, SZAInvasion of Privacy
    3:200:30
  5. 5.
    3:200:30
  6. 6.
    3:030:30
  7. 7.
    It Runs Through MeTom Misch, De La SoulGeography
    4:210:30
  8. 8.
    Black SheepMILCKThis Is Not The End
    3:480:30
  9. 9.
    El EspantoBalúnEl Espanto
    4:570:30
  10. 10.
    3:410:30
  11. 11.
    If It Feels Good (Then It Must Be)Leon BridgesGood Thing
    3:140:30
  12. 12.
    3:110:30
  13. 13.
    Nervous Young InhumansCar Seat HeadrestTwin Fantasy
    5:250:30
  14. 14.
    3:210:30
  15. 15.
    3:540:30
  16. 16.
    3:030:30
  17. 17.
    3:150:30
  18. 18.
    About YouG FlipAbout You
    4:070:30
  19. 19.
    When We AreNubya GarciaWhen We Are
    6:390:30
  20. 20.
    SpellsJenny HvalSpells
    6:100:30
  21. 21.
    Once in a LifetimeAngelique KidjoOnce in a Lifetime
    5:480:30
  22. 22.
    Riding Skating Rolling PaintingLil BPlatinum Flame
    4:550:30
  23. 23.
    2:010:30
  24. 24.
    Night ShiftLucy DacusHistorian
    6:310:30
  25. 25.
    Tired of Being HappyAshley McBrydeGirl Going Nowhere
    3:500:30
  26. 26.
    GeyserMitskiGeyser
    2:230:30
  27. 27.
    3:360:30
  28. 28.
    Something You Get ThroughWillie NelsonLast Man Standing
    3:520:30
  29. 29.
    3:340:30
  30. 30.
    3:290:30

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