The Best of 2018 The Best Pop Albums of 2018  

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List Rules Vote up the best pop albums of 2018.

Love it or hate it, pop music has a seemingly unending appeal to a widespread audience and the best pop albums of 2018 showcase the bounciest, catchiest, and most dance-able work in the genre. With new albums from Ariana Grande, Shawn Mendes, Camila Cabello, and Charlie Puth, it's hard to pick a single album that best exemplifies the strength of pop. 

Which new pop albums of 2018 were your favorites? Vote below to help decide the top album of the year. See anything missing from this list of 2018 albums? Feel free to add it below. 

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1
799 203
Liberation is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Pop Albums of 2018
Christina Aguilera

"Accelerate"

"Fall in Line"

"Twice"

2
271 305
Golden is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Pop Albums of 2018
Kylie Minogue

"Dancing"

"Stop Me from Falling"

"Golden"

3
375 919
Fun To The World is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Pop Albums of 2018
Momoland

4th Extended Play For Momoland

4
376 923
GREAT! is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Pop Albums of 2018
Momoland

3rd Extended Play For Momoland

5
240 560
Sweetener is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Pop Albums of 2018
Ariana Grande

"No Tears Left to Cry"

"God Is a Woman"

"The Light Is Coming"

6
179 429
Camila is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Pop Albums of 2018
Camila Cabello

"Havana"

"Never Be the Same"

"Real Friends"

7
163 401
Shawn Mendes is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Pop Albums of 2018
Shawn Mendes

"In My Blood"

"Lost in Japan"

"Youth"

8
127 336
Dirty Computer is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Pop Albums of 2018
Janelle Monáe

"Make Me Feel"

"Django Jane"

"Pynk"

9
108 354
Expectations is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Pop Albums of 2018
Bebe Rexha

"I'm a Mess"

"Ferrari"

"I Got You"

10
93 334
Pray for the Wicked is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Pop Albums of 2018
Panic! at the Disco

"Say Amen (Saturday Night)"

"High Hopes"

"King of the Clouds"

11
82 299
Man of the Woods is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Pop Albums of 2018
Justin Timberlake

"Filthy"

"Supplies"

"Say Something"

12
84 326
Voicenotes is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Pop Albums of 2018
Charlie Puth

"Attention"

"The Way I Am"

"Done for Me"

13
77 303
Speak Your Mind is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Pop Albums of 2018
Anne-Marie

"Friends"

"2002"

"Alarm"

14
83 330
Youngblood is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Pop Albums of 2018
5 Seconds of Summer

"Want You Back"

"Youngblood"

"Better Man"

15
64 267
Joyride is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Pop Albums of 2018
Tinashe

"No Drama"

"Faded Love"

"Me So Bad"

16
55 240
No Shame is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Pop Albums of 2018
Lily Allen

"Trigger Bang"

"Your Choice"

"Apples"

17
47 271
R.O.S.E. is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Pop Albums of 2018
Jessie J

"Real Deal"

"Think About That"

"Not My Ex"

18
41 272
Expectations is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Pop Albums of 2018
Hayley Kiyoko

"Feelings"

"What I Need"

"Curious"

19
32 233
So Sad So Sexy is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Pop Albums of 2018
Lykke Li

"Deep End"

"Hard Rain"

"Utopia"

20
28 205
Beautiful Life is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Pop Albums of 2018
Rick Astley

"Beautiful Life"

"Empty Heart"

"Shivers"

21
28 209
Electric Light is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Pop Albums of 2018
James Bay

"Wild Love"

"Pink Lemonade"

"Us"

22
27 205
Primal Heart is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Pop Albums of 2018
Kimbra

"Everybody Knows"

"Top of the World"

"Human"

23
23 218
Blue Madonna is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Pop Albums of 2018
Børns

"Faded Heart"

"Sweet Dreams"

"I Don't Want U Back"

24
20 200
Know. is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Pop Albums of 2018
Jason Mraz

"Have It All"

"Unlonely"

"More Than Friends"

25
19 199
Night & Day is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Pop Albums of 2018
The Vamps

"All Night"

"Middle of the Night"

"Hands"

26
13 192
Best of My Love is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Pop Albums of 2018
Samantha Jade

"Best of My Love"

"Roller Skates"

"Hot Stuff"

27
10 193
Cinematic is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Pop Albums of 2018
Owl City

"All My Friends"

"Lucid Dream"

"New York City"

28
5 191
Songs from the Village is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Pop Albums of 2018
Jess & Matt

"The Times They Are A-Changing'"

"Both Sides Now"

"The Sound of Silence"

29
4 154
Origins is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Pop Albums of 2018
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