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 keep the losses at a minimum in 2019 and make it great.

The Biggest, Most Memorable Moments Of 2018 (PHOTOS) was originally published on thebeatdfw.com

1. January 2018

January 2018 Source:Getty

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

2. January 2018

January 2018 Source:Getty

U.S. federal government temporarily shutdown

3. January 2018

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

4. February 2018

February 2018 Source:Walt Disney

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

5. February 2018

February 2018 Source:WENN

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

6. February 2018

February 2018 Source:Getty

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

7. February 2018

February 2018 Source:Getty

2018 Olympics held in Pyeongchang, South Korea

8. March 2018

March 2018 Source:Getty

Former Bad Boy rapper Craig Mack died at age 47

9. March 2018

March 2018 Source:Radio One Houston

Snoop Dogg released Gospel album “Bible of Love”

10. March 2018

March 2018 Source:Getty

Toni Braxton released “Sex & Cigarettes” album

11. March 2018

March 2018 Source:Getty

XXXTentaction released “?” album

12. March 2018

March 2018 Source:Samsung Mobile

Samsung Galaxy S9 smartphone was released

13. April 2018

April 2018 Source:J. Cole

J. Cole released “KOD” album

14. April 2018

April 2018 Source:Getty

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

15. April 2018

April 2018 Source:Hip-Hop Wired

Janelle Monáe released “Dirty Computers” album

16. April 2018

April 2018 Source:WENN

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

17. April 2018

April 2018 Source:Getty

Tinashe released “Joyride” album

18. April 2018

April 2018 Source:WENN

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

19. April 2018

April 2018 Source:FayesVision/WENN.com

Cardi B released “Invasion of Privacy” album

20. April 2018

April 2018 Source:Getty

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

21. April 2018

April 2018 Source:Radio One Indy

Post Malone released “Beerbongs & Bentleys” album

22. April 2018

April 2018 Source:WENN

“Avengers: Infinity War” movie hit theaters

23. May 2018

May 2018 Source:Getty

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

24. May 2018

May 2018 Source:WENN

“Deadpool 2” movie starring Ryan Reynolds hit theaters

25. May 2018

May 2018 Source:Getty

Pusha T released “Daytona” album

26. May 2018

May 2018 Source:Getty

10 people were killed in the Santa Fe High School shooting

27. June 2018

June 2018 Source:WENN

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

28. June 2018

June 2018 Source:Getty

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

29. June 2018

June 2018 Source:Getty

Drake released “Scorpion” album

30. June 2018

June 2018 Source:Disney Pixar

“Incredibles 2” movie hit theaters

31. June 2018

June 2018 Source:WENN

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

32. June 2018

June 2018 Source:WENN

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

33. July 2018

July 2018 Source:Radio One

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

34. July 2018

July 2018 Source:WENN

“Mission Impossible: Fallout” starring Tom Cruise hit theaters

35. August 2018

August 2018 Source:Getty

Soul singer Aretha Franklin died at age 76

36. August 2018

August 2018 Source:Getty

Florida rapper Kodak Black was released from jail

37. August 2018

August 2018 Source:Radio One Houston

Travis Scott released “Astroworld” album

38. August 2018

August 2018 Source:WENN

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

39. August 2018

August 2018 Source:Getty

Eminem released “Kamikaze” album

40. August 2018

August 2018 Source:Getty

Spike Lee‘s movie “BlacKkKlansman” hit theaters

41. September 2018

September 2018 Source:Warner Music

Pittsburgh rapper Mac Miller died at age 26

42. September 2018

September 2018 Source:Lil Wayne

Lil Wayne released “Tha Carter V” album

43. September 2018

September 2018 Source:METRO

MetroPCS re-branded as Metro By T-Mobile

44. September 2018

September 2018 Source:WENN

Actor Burt Reynolds died at age 82

45. September 2018

September 2018 Source:WENN

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

46. October 2018

October 2018 Source:Radio One

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

47. October 2018

October 2018 Source:Tonya Jameson

Rapper Young Greatness, was shot and killed at age 34

48. October 2018

October 2018 Source:WENN

“Halloween” movie starring Jamie Lee Curtis hit theaters

49. October 2018

October 2018 Source:Radio One

Yella Beezy was shot several times in Lewisville, TX

50. October 2018

October 2018 Source:Sony

“Venom” movie hit theaters

51. October 2018

October 2018 Source:Getty

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

52. November 2018

November 2018 Source:R1 Digital

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

53. November 2018

November 2018 Source:Label

Meek Mill released “Championships” album

54. November 2018

November 2018 Source:iONEDigital

2018 U.S. mid-term elections took place

55. November 2018

November 2018 Source:Getty

“Robin Hood” movie starring Jamie Foxx and hit theaters

56. November 2018

November 2018 Source:WENN

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

57. November 2018

November 2018 Source:Getty

Mariah Carey released “Caution” album

58. November 2018

November 2018 Source:Getty

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

59. November 2018

November 2018 Source:Getty

Michelle Obama released her book Becoming

60. November 2018

November 2018 Source:Radio One

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

61. November 2018

November 2018 Source:Marvel

Marvel comic book writer Stan Lee died at age 95

62. November 2018

November 2018 Source:WENN

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

63. November 2018

November 2018 Source:Getty

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

64. December 2018

December 2018 Source:Via Event Planner KayCee Nwasike

Cardi B and Offset broke up for him allegedly cheating

65. December 2018

December 2018 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

December 2018 Source:Getty

Remy Ma and Papoose welcome baby girl

67. December 2018

December 2018 Source:WENN

“Aquaman” movie starring Jason Momoa hits theaters December 21

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