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Here’s a recap of some of the craziest, memorable moments in 2018. Overall, there were a lot of wins and losses in 2018. Let’s try to keep the losses at a minimum in 2019 and make it great.

1. January 2018

'Roots' Night One Screening Source:Getty

Actress Olivia Cole, from the series “Roots,” died at age 75

2. January 2018

Obama Addresses Nation On Deadline Date For Combat Troops To Leave Iraq Source:Getty

U.S. federal government temporarily shutdown

3. January 2018

Summer Jamz 18 Source:ACThePlug & R Cyrus

Baton Rouge rapper Kevin Gates was released from prison after serving 9 months

4. February 2018

Black Panther Source:Walt Disney

The highly anticipated Marvel movie “Black Panther,” starring Chadwick Boseman and Michael B. Jordan, hit theaters

5. February 2018

Bill Cosby arrives at the Montgomery County Court for sentencing in Rockville Source:WENN

Bill Cosby‘s daughter, Ensa Cosby, died at age 44

6. February 2018

2016 Creative Arts Emmy Awards - Day 1 - Arrivals Source:Getty

Actor Reg E. Cathey, seen on House of Cards and HBO prison series OZ, died at age 59

7. February 2018

Medal Ceremony - Winter Olympics Day 4 Source:Getty

2018 Olympics held in Pyeongchang, South Korea

8. March 2018

Star Trak Hosts Weekly Neptunes Party at the Coral Room Source:Getty

Former Bad Boy rapper Craig Mack died at age 47

9. March 2018

Snoop Dogg on the Madd Hatta Morning Show Source:Radio One Houston

Snoop Dogg released Gospel album “Bible of Love”

10. March 2018

2016 BMI R&B/Hip-Hop Awards - Arrivals Source:Getty

Toni Braxton released “Sex & Cigarettes” album

11. March 2018

XXXTentacion Booking Photo Source:Getty

XXXTentaction released “?” album

12. March 2018

Samsung Galaxy S9 and S9+ Source:Samsung Mobile

Samsung Galaxy S9 smartphone was released

13. April 2018

J. Cole KOD Album Source:J. Cole

J. Cole released “KOD” album

14. April 2018

Trap House Clothing & Laced South Bay Presents TRAP ALL STAR FEST Source:Getty

Rapper 03 Greedo got a 20-year prison sentence related to drugs and guns

15. April 2018

An Evening with Janelle Monáe at Samsung 837 Source:Hip-Hop Wired

Janelle Monáe released “Dirty Computers” album

16. April 2018

Bridgehampton Benefit 'A Night Under the Stars' Source:WENN

Actor Verne Troyer, known as “Mini Me” from the Austin Powers movies, died at age 49

17. April 2018

Tinashe At Worship Thursdays Source:Getty

Tinashe released “Joyride” album

18. April 2018

Winnie Madikizela-Mandela from 2014 Source:WENN

Nelson Mandela’s ex-wife Winnie Mandela died at age 81

19. April 2018

Cardi B Source:FayesVision/WENN.com

Cardi B released “Invasion of Privacy” album

20. April 2018

42nd NAACP Image Awards - Portraits Source:Getty

Singer Yvonne Staples (part of the Staples Sisters group) died at age 80

21. April 2018

Post Malone Concert - Indy Source:Radio One Indy

Post Malone released “Beerbongs & Bentleys” album

22. April 2018

'Avengers: Infinity War' - Premiere Source:WENN

“Avengers: Infinity War” movie hit theaters

23. May 2018

D Block Album Release Party Source:Getty

Styles P (of The Lox) released “G-Host” album

24. May 2018

The cast of 'Deadpool 2' promoting their movie Source:WENN

“Deadpool 2” movie starring Ryan Reynolds hit theaters

25. May 2018

Pusha T In Concert Source:Getty

Pusha T released “Daytona” album

26. May 2018

Candle Light March to Counter White Supremacist Torch March Source:Getty

10 people were killed in the Santa Fe High School shooting

27. June 2018

BET presents 2017 Soul Train Awards Source:WENN

Joe Jackson, father of pop icon Michael Jackson and his other siblings, died at age 89

28. June 2018

BET Hip Hop Awards 2017 - Arrivals Source:Getty

Florida rapper XXXTentacion was shot and killed in Deerfield Beach, FL at age 20

29. June 2018

Golden State Warriors v Toronto Raptors Source:Getty

Drake released “Scorpion” album

30. June 2018

2018 Disney Pixar Incredibles 2 Movie Source:Disney Pixar

“Incredibles 2” movie hit theaters

31. June 2018

Richard "The Old Man" Harrison Signs Autographs at Rachel's Kitchen Source:WENN

Richard “The Old Man” Harrison, from the TV series “Pawn Stars,” died at age 77

32. June 2018

Jurassic World Fallen Kingdom Source:WENN

“Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom” starring Chris Pratt and Bryce Dallas Howard hit theaters

33. July 2018

Cardi B Birthday Bash ATL 2018 Source:Radio One

Cardi B and Offset welcomed their daughter Kulture Kiari Cephus into the world

34. July 2018

Greg Rutherford launches The Mission: Impossible - Fallout Source:WENN

“Mission Impossible: Fallout” starring Tom Cruise hit theaters

35. August 2018

64th Annual Tony Awards - Arrivals Source:Getty

Soul singer Aretha Franklin died at age 76

36. August 2018

Rapper Kodak Black is ordered held without bond on two warrants Source:Getty

Florida rapper Kodak Black was released from jail

37. August 2018

Astroworld Festival -- Travis Scott Source:Radio One Houston

Travis Scott released “Astroworld” album

38. August 2018

30th Annual Gypsy Awards Luncheon - Arrivals Source:WENN

Charlotte Rae, who played the housekeeper Edna on the hit TV show Diff’rent Strokes) died at age 92

39. August 2018

V Festival 2011 Chelmsford - Day 2 Source:Getty

Eminem released “Kamikaze” album

40. August 2018

NBA All-Star Saturday Night Presented By State Farm Source:Getty

Spike Lee‘s movie “BlacKkKlansman” hit theaters

41. September 2018

Mac MIller Source:Warner Music

Pittsburgh rapper Mac Miller died at age 26

42. September 2018

Lil Wayne Source:Lil Wayne

Lil Wayne released “Tha Carter V” album

43. September 2018

Metro by Tmobile Source:METRO

MetroPCS re-branded as Metro By T-Mobile

44. September 2018

Celebrities at AOL Build Source:WENN

Actor Burt Reynolds died at age 82

45. September 2018

Bill Cosby arrives at the Montgomery County Court for sentencing in Rockville Source:WENN

Bill Cosby gets to 3-to-10 years in prison

46. October 2018

Ella Mai Stops By 97.9 The Beat Source:Radio One

Singer Ella Mai released her self-titled debut album “Ella Mai”

47. October 2018

Young Greatness at 92.7 The Block Source:Tonya Jameson

Rapper Young Greatness, was shot and killed at age 34

48. October 2018

German Comic Con Berlin 2018 Source:WENN

“Halloween” movie starring Jamie Lee Curtis hit theaters

49. October 2018

Yella Beezy Source:Radio One

Yella Beezy was shot several times in Lewisville, TX

50. October 2018

Venom Source:Sony

“Venom” movie hit theaters

51. October 2018

Suge Knight Source:Getty

Former Death Row Records CEO, Suge Knight, sentenced to 28 years in prison

52. November 2018

Tekashi69 Source:R1 Digital

Brooklyn rapper 6ix9ine and his crew arrested on racketeering charges; released “Dummy Boy” album

53. November 2018

Meek Mill Album 2015 Source:Label

Meek Mill released “Championships” album

54. November 2018

Newsone Represent The Vote Source:iONEDigital

2018 U.S. mid-term elections took place

55. November 2018

Premiere Of Showtime's 'White Famous' - Arrivals Source:Getty

“Robin Hood” movie starring Jamie Foxx and hit theaters

56. November 2018

Los Angeles premiere of 'Can't Stop, Won't Stop: The Bad Boy Story' Source:WENN

Mother of Diddy‘s children and ex-girlfriend, Kim Porter, died at age 47

57. November 2018

2015 Billboard Music Awards - Arrivals Source:Getty

Mariah Carey released “Caution” album

58. November 2018

Gabrielle Union & Dwyane Wade Source:Getty

Gabrielle Union and Dwayne Wade welcomed their daughter, Kaavia James Union Wade, into the world

59. November 2018

2015 MORE Impact Awards Luncheon Source:Getty

Michelle Obama released her book Becoming

60. November 2018

Z-RO LIVE At #979CarShow (PHOTOS) Source:Radio One

Houston, TX rapper Z-RO released “Sadism” album

61. November 2018

Stan Lee In Marvel Movie Cameo Source:Marvel

Marvel comic book writer Stan Lee died at age 95

62. November 2018

Michael B Jordan Black Prince Trust Surprise Source:WENN

“Creed II” movie starring Michael B. Jordan and Sylvester Stallone hit theaters

63. November 2018

Bushes at Blair House Source:Getty

Former U.S. President George H.W. Bush died at age 94

64. December 2018

Cardi B Off Set Source:Via Event Planner KayCee Nwasike

Cardi B and Offset broke up for him allegedly cheating

65. December 2018

Juelz Santana Source:Daniel J. Vasquez

Dipset rapper Juelz Santana accepts plea deal for 2+ years in federal prison, related to bringing gun to airport

66. December 2018

Nancy Wilson Source:Getty

Jazz singer Nancy Wilson died at age 81

67. December 2018

106 & Park Live Source:Getty

Remy Ma and Papoose welcome baby girl

68. December 2018

Premiere of Aquaman Source:WENN

“Aquaman” movie starring Jason Momoa hits theaters December 21

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