2018 Top Ten Twenty List Spotlight: Cheryl Waters

2018 Countdown
Cheryl Waters with Johnny Marr // photo by Charina Pitzel (view set)

For the next few weeks, we'll be spotlighting our KEXP DJs Top Albums of 2018, leading up to our 2018 Top 90.3 Album Countdown. Vote today for your favorite albums of the year, and you’ll be entered into a drawing to win a 10 CD pack of the Top Albums of 2018, as voted on by KEXP listeners. Voting ends TODAY, Friday, December 7th at 6:00 PM PT, so let us know your favorites now, and tune in on Friday, December 14th to hear if your picks made the list! 

Cheryl Waters' 2018 Top Ten Twenty Albums

artist album label
Lucy Dacus Historian Matador
Courtney Barnett Tell Me How You Really Feel Mom + Pop
Beach House 7 Sub Pop
Emma Ruth Rundle On Dark Horses Sargent House
Young Fathers Cocoa Sugar Ninja Tune
Car Seat Headrest Twin Fantasy Matador
IDLES Joy as an Act of Resistance Partisan
Shame Songs of Praise Dead Oceans
Johnny Marr Call the Comet New Voodoo
King Gizzard & The Lizard Wizard Gumboot Soup ATO
Boygenius Boygenius Matador
Amen Dunes Freedom Sacred Bones
Charles Bradley Black Velvet Dunham/Daptone
Ty Segall Freedom's Goblin Drag City
Stephen Malkmus & the Jicks Sparkle Hard Matador
Spiritualized And Nothing Hurt Fat Possum
Black Rebel Motorcycle Club Wrong Creatures Vagrant
Neko Case Hell-On ANTI- Records
Jenn Champion Single Rider Hardly Art
The Moondoggies A Love Sleeps Deep Hardly Art

Cheryl Waters is the host of The Midday Show, airing Monday through Friday, 10 AM - 2 PM.