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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 22,000 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.
20102,905240,725 The Suburbs (37th)
by Arcade Fire
20113,096184,137 Bon Iver, Bon Iver (195th)
by Bon Iver
20123,292168,298 Good Kid, M.A.A.D City (116th)
by Kendrick Lamar
20133,788153,283 Modern Vampires Of The City (186th)
by Vampire Weekend
20144,04699,281 Lost In The Dream (354th)
by The War On Drugs
20153,49166,787 To Pimp A Butterfly (256th)
by Kendrick Lamar
2016262830 Blackstar (3,382nd)
by David Bowie
Total20,880913,341

The best artists of the 2010s are Arcade Fire, Kanye West, Kendrick Lamar, Tame Impala, The National, Vampire Weekend, Beach House, The Black Keys, Sufjan Stevens and Bon Iver.
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RankAlbumArtist
11.

To Pimp A ButterflyUnited States Kendrick Lamar
Year of Release:2015Appears in:467 charts
Rank in 2015:1Rank Score:7,741
Rank in 2010s11Overall Rank:256
Average Rating: Top rated 87/100 (636 votes)
Comments: 197 comments
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12.

BrothersUnited States The Black Keys
Year of Release:2010Appears in:414 charts
Rank in 2010:5Rank Score:7,049
Rank in 2010s12Overall Rank:276
Average Rating:  78/100 (751 votes)
Comments: 38 comments
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13.

An Awesome WaveUnited Kingdom ∆ (alt-j)
Year of Release:2012Appears in:296 charts
Rank in 2012:3Rank Score:6,706
Rank in 2010s13Overall Rank:289
Average Rating:  77/100 (462 votes)
Comments: 49 comments
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14.

This Is HappeningUnited States LCD Soundsystem
Year of Release:2010Appears in:332 charts
Rank in 2010:6Rank Score:6,310
Rank in 2010s14Overall Rank:304
Average Rating:  82/100 (532 votes)
Comments: 38 comments
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15.

Channel ORANGEUnited States Frank Ocean
Year of Release:2012Appears in:338 charts
Rank in 2012:4Rank Score:6,063
Rank in 2010s15Overall Rank:316
Average Rating:  80/100 (522 votes)
Comments: 61 comments
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16.

AMUnited Kingdom Arctic Monkeys
Year of Release:2013Appears in:351 charts
Rank in 2013:3Rank Score:5,954
Rank in 2010s16Overall Rank:325
Average Rating:  78/100 (676 votes)
Comments: 89 comments
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17.

Random Access MemoriesFrance Daft Punk
Year of Release:2013Appears in:397 charts
Rank in 2013:4Rank Score:5,850
Rank in 2010s17Overall Rank:332
Average Rating:  78/100 (703 votes)
Comments: 75 comments
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18.

El CaminoUnited States The Black Keys
Year of Release:2011Appears in:350 charts
Rank in 2011:3Rank Score:5,706
Rank in 2010s18Overall Rank:335
Average Rating:  78/100 (644 votes)
Comments: 45 comments
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19.

The Smile Sessions
Compilation
United States The Beach Boys
Year of Release:2011Appears in:204 charts
Rank in 2011:4Rank Score:5,654
Rank in 2010s19Overall Rank:337
Average Rating: Top rated 86/100 (402 votes)
Comments: 43 comments
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20.

Halcyon DigestUnited States Deerhunter
Year of Release:2010Appears in:337 charts
Rank in 2010:7Rank Score:5,631
Rank in 2010s20Overall Rank:339
Average Rating:  82/100 (469 votes)
Comments: 40 comments
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Best Albums of the 2010s composition

Year Albums %


2010 220 22%
2011 199 20%
2012 187 19%
2013 181 18%
2014 126 13%
2015 86 9%
2016 1 0%
Artist Albums %


Death Grips 6 1%
Julia Holter 4 0%
Grimes 4 0%
Burial 4 0%
Drake 4 0%
Beach House 4 0%
Laura Marling 4 0%
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Country Albums %


United States 536 54%
United Kingdom 227 23%
Canada 72 7%
Australia 27 3%
Sweden 25 3%
Mixed Nationality 15 2%
France 14 1%
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