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Best Albums of the 2010s

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Listed below are the greatest albums of the 2010s as calculated from their overall rankings in over 26,000 greatest album charts.

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YearAlbums   The number of albums from each year featuring in the greatest album charts. Score   Total rank score for each year (made up of the total rank score from all albums in that year) Top Ranked Album   The top ranked album from each year and where it ranks in the overall chart.
20103,228276,814 The Suburbs (39th)
by Arcade Fire
20113,422208,635 Bon Iver, Bon Iver (195th)
by Bon Iver
20123,638206,778 Good Kid, M.A.A.D City (89th)
by Kendrick Lamar
20134,127186,110 Modern Vampires Of The City (171st)
by Vampire Weekend
20144,424126,541 Lost In The Dream (288th)
by The War On Drugs
20154,137125,425 To Pimp A Butterfly (112th)
by Kendrick Lamar
20163,34956,915 A Moon Shaped Pool (375th)
by Radiohead
20178054 Pink Season (28,401st)
by Pink Guy
Total26,4051,187,273

The best artists of the 2010s are Arcade Fire, Kendrick Lamar, Kanye West, Tame Impala, The National, Vampire Weekend, Beach House, Sufjan Stevens, The Black Keys and Bon Iver.
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The SuburbsCanada Arcade Fire
Year of Release:2010Appears in:1,206 charts
Rank in 2010:1Rank Score:39,593
Rank in 2010s1Overall Rank:39
Average Rating: Top rated 85/100 (1,732 votes)
Comments: 182 comments
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My Beautiful Dark Twisted FantasyUnited States Kanye West
Year of Release:2010Appears in:928 charts
Rank in 2010:2Rank Score:31,173
Rank in 2010s2Overall Rank:58
Average Rating:  84/100 (1,248 votes)
Comments: 185 comments
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Good Kid, M.A.A.D CityUnited States Kendrick Lamar
Year of Release:2012Appears in:707 charts
Rank in 2012:1Rank Score:22,152
Rank in 2010s3Overall Rank:89
Average Rating: Top rated 88/100 (964 votes)
Comments: 132 comments
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LonerismAustralia Tame Impala
Year of Release:2012Appears in:777 charts
Rank in 2012:2Rank Score:19,994
Rank in 2010s4Overall Rank:102
Average Rating: Top rated 86/100 (1,052 votes)
Comments: 128 comments
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To Pimp A ButterflyUnited States Kendrick Lamar
Year of Release:2015Appears in:681 charts
Rank in 2015:1Rank Score:18,803
Rank in 2010s5Overall Rank:112
Average Rating: Top rated 88/100 (937 votes)
Comments: 232 comments
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6.

High VioletUnited States The National
Year of Release:2010Appears in:597 charts
Rank in 2010:3Rank Score:13,689
Rank in 2010s6Overall Rank:162
Average Rating:  82/100 (840 votes)
Comments: 69 comments
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Modern Vampires Of The CityUnited States Vampire Weekend
Year of Release:2013Appears in:596 charts
Rank in 2013:1Rank Score:12,704
Rank in 2010s7Overall Rank:171
Average Rating:  82/100 (815 votes)
Comments: 96 comments
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Bon Iver, Bon IverUnited States Bon Iver
Year of Release:2011Appears in:533 charts
Rank in 2011:1Rank Score:11,452
Rank in 2010s8Overall Rank:195
Average Rating:  80/100 (855 votes)
Comments: 82 comments
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Carrie & LowellUnited States Sufjan Stevens
Year of Release:2015Appears in:581 charts
Rank in 2015:2Rank Score:11,388
Rank in 2010s9Overall Rank:197
Average Rating: Top rated 86/100 (722 votes)
Comments: 99 comments
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10.

Teen DreamUnited States Beach House
Year of Release:2010Appears in:534 charts
Rank in 2010:4Rank Score:10,046
Rank in 2010s10Overall Rank:228
Average Rating:  82/100 (749 votes)
Comments: 75 comments
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Best Albums of the 2010s composition

Year Albums %


2010 184 18%
2011 189 19%
2012 162 16%
2013 174 17%
2014 132 13%
2015 112 11%
2016 47 5%
2017 0 0%
Artist Albums %


Death Grips 7 1%
The Weeknd 5 1%
Beach House 4 0%
Lana Del Rey 4 0%
Swans 4 0%
Frank Ocean 4 0%
Burial 4 0%
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Country Albums %


United States 565 57%
United Kingdom 210 21%
Canada 71 7%
Australia 29 3%
Sweden 23 2%
France 13 1%
Mixed Nationality 12 1%
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