Last updated on May 18th, 2019 at 10:57 am
Here It Is…the Best Stand-Up Comedians of 2018
The year 2018 has been a fantastic year for comedians and musicians. From politics to pop culture and a royal wedding, the year 2018 has indeed been a remarkable year for entertainers. However, now that the year is over, it is, of course, time to start looking forward to 2019 and 2020. This means that you will more than likely be gazing ahead to where you want to be, and glancing back at what was successful this in 2018. So, we’ve decided to take the time to help you out as you begin your planning on a blank slate on the entertainment side of things…we can’t help on the pop culture side…we lose at that part of trivia way too often. Anyways, from Derrick Tennant to Jeff Allan, we’re sure that you’ll be able to find the comedian you want to hire for the new year. After all, they are the Best Stand-Up Comedians of 2018, so 2019 and 2020 are sure to be an even better year for them. Hire them before it’s too late!
After almost losing his life to a coma due to an injury, Derrick Tennant was forced to retire from the former life he knew as a competitive athlete. As life forced him through brain surgery, rehab, and being in a wheelchair, Tennant still managed to take the high road and look on the bright side of things, a gift and practice that explains why he’s one of the Best Stand-Up Comedians of 2018. Even as he’s limited in the use of the left side of his body, he still chose to pursue his new dreams and became a comedian. Through his inspirational and motivational story, as well as his humor that never ceases to shine through, Tennant is not only able to connect with the audience on a level not many others can, but also make the experience enjoyable. That’s why he’s become one of the Best Stand-Up Comedians of 2018. Just imagine what he can do in one more year!
Samuel J Comroe
From LA to your stage, Samuel J Comroe is one of the best comedians of 2018. After being diagnosed with Tourette’s syndrome as a child, Comroe was forced to grow up and be comfortable in his skin. So, he did what he wanted to do and found his passion for stand-up comedy. Now, he is one of the top comedians in the entertainment industry and ready to make 2019 one of his best years yet.
In the same way that Derrick Tennant was able to overcome his injury and prevail on to becoming one of the Best Stand-Up Comedians of 2018, so was Drew Lynch, earning him the same title. As a young man, he suffered an injury that gave him a stutter. However, he has overcome that obstacle and pursued the career that almost no one would think possible…that of a stand-up comedian! From performing wherever he could to standing on one of the biggest stages in the United States, being broadcasted on NBC’s America’s Got Talent, there’s no doubt that Lynch has come a long way since his beginnings. With his witty sense of humor and a bright outlook on life, you won’t be able to stop yourself from loving every moment of his act. You might even want to join in!
As a finalist on the world-renowned television show, America’s Got Talent and America’s Got Talent: The Champions; there’s no doubt that Vicki Barbolak is a champion when it comes to entertainment through comedy. After touring the world performing her act and launching her podcast, she certainly has made her mark on the world of comedy, earning her the title of one of the Best Stand-Up Comedians of 2018. From stand-up comedy to an unforgettable show, Barbolak is sure to crack even the harshest critic the moment she steps onstage, a remarkable feat.
Married men of the world, you know this truth all too well…happy wife, happy life. At least, that’s what Jeff Allan says. He’s learned a lot in his many years of marriage, from snow skiing to who’s cooking dinner, there’s a right way to go about everything. With his relatable stories and hilarious memories, he’ll have every audience member, wives included, laughing from the beginning of the show to the end. Allan’s incredible talent and knack for telling a story in a humorous light have landed him a spot as one of the Best Stand-Up Comedians of 2018. Just imagine what he’ll do as in 2019.
Who does not love a comedian whose humor is based on their views of fatherhood and food?Jim Gaffigan is a native from Illinois who has starred in numerous television appearances, had his show, and he even wrote a few books. With incredible titles on his books like “Dad is Fat,” no wonder he wows audiences. He and his wife live in Manhattan, and that brings many materials to his acts. The conservative believes that funny doesn’t have to be filthy and, his routines are sparking clean. He is quite lovable and will make anyone laugh with his one-liners and other great zingers.
When you get named the Rolling Stone’s Five Comics to Watch, you know you are heading places fast.Ryan Hamilton is known for using observational comedy, sarcastic, and self-deprecating humor to make others laugh. People call him the “clean comedian” because he does not believe in using profane language or foul topics to entertain. He certainly has a style all his own. He is on many television shows, including “The Late, Late Show.” He is from a potato farm in Utah and that gives him ample material to draw from.
Can You See 2019?
It’s approaching rather quickly. The end of 2018 so close you can almost hear the bubbling that ensues as you pop open the champagne bottle. What better way to begin the new year than with bringing some of the Best Stand-Up Comedians of 2018 to your events in 2019? From stories to wit, every comedian brings their unique twist to their show. So what are you waiting for? Search them on YouTube and start your new year off in a different way than ever before!