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/r/electronicmusic has lastly revealed its Best of 2018 Awards, as voted on by the neighborhood.
Last 12 months was a tremendous 12 months for digital music. While each music supply appears to have their very own opinion of the perfect of the perfect, there has actually been some crossover with the outcomes. For occasion, see our listing of prime albums right here.
According to /r/electronicmusic, Jon Hopkins is the artist of the 12 months, adopted by Koan Sound after which SOPHIE (all of whom dropped albums in 2018). Song of the 12 months additionally goes to Jon Hopkins for his monitor “Emerald Rush,” adopted by RÜFÜS DU SOL‘s “Underwater” and DJ Koze‘s “Pick Up.” Album of the 12 months goes to — you guessed it — Jon Hopkins for Singularity, adopted by Koan Sound’s Polychrome and G Jones‘ The Ineffable Truth.
While Jon Hopkins sweeps the main classes, there’s nonetheless a lot selection on the listing. Rezz, 1788-L, Aphex Twin, Disclosure, Mat Zo, Odesza, Virtual Self, Rob Swire, RL Grime and extra seem on the Best of 2018 Awards listing.
Biggest Letdown is a class we haven’t seen a lot in these recaps. It’s no shock that Datsik takes the cake. He’s adopted by “no Madeon album in 2018” and “no Skrillex album in 2018” — each of these may change in 2019.
See the remainder of the outcomes under.
/r/elecronicmusic Best of 2018 Awards
RESULTS for the official /r/electronicmusic Best of 2018 Awards – right here’s what you voted for!! from electronicmusic