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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 18,000 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.
20102,425202,400 The Suburbs (40th)
by Arcade Fire
20112,588154,995 Bon Iver, Bon Iver (231st)
by Bon Iver
20122,763130,957 Lonerism (161st)
by Tame Impala
20133,230115,454 Modern Vampires Of The City (235th)
by Vampire Weekend
20143,23548,311 Lost In The Dream (811th)
by The War On Drugs
2015150353 Panda Bear Meets The Grim Reaper (14,978th)
by Panda Bear
Total14,391652,469

The best artists of the 2010s are Arcade Fire, Kanye West, Tame Impala, The National, Vampire Weekend, The Black Keys, Beach House, Kendrick Lamar, Bon Iver and Fleet Foxes.
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RankAlbumArtist
31.

Wasting LightUnited States Foo Fighters
Year of Release:2011Appears in:192 charts
Rank in 2011:7Rank Score:3,305
Rank in 2010s31Overall Rank:491
Average Rating:  76/100 (369 votes)
Comments: 29 comments
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32.

BlunderbussUnited States Jack White
Year of Release:2012Appears in:249 charts
Rank in 2012:7Rank Score:3,114
Rank in 2010s32Overall Rank:524
Average Rating:  77/100 (477 votes)
Comments: 67 comments
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33.

The Idler Wheel Is Wiser Than The Driver Of The Screw And Whipping Cords Will Serve You More Than Ropes Will Ever DoUnited States Fiona Apple
Year of Release:2012Appears in:229 charts
Rank in 2012:8Rank Score:2,972
Rank in 2010s33Overall Rank:539
Average Rating:  79/100 (309 votes)
Comments: 42 comments
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34.

Have One On MeUnited States Joanna Newsom
Year of Release:2010Appears in:170 charts
Rank in 2010:12Rank Score:2,965
Rank in 2010s34Overall Rank:542
Average Rating:  80/100 (220 votes)
Comments: 20 comments
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35.

21United Kingdom Adele
Year of Release:2011Appears in:193 charts
Rank in 2011:8Rank Score:2,851
Rank in 2010s35Overall Rank:560
Average Rating:  71/100 (434 votes)
Comments: 50 comments
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36.

KaputtCanada Destroyer
Year of Release:2011Appears in:205 charts
Rank in 2011:9Rank Score:2,842
Rank in 2010s36Overall Rank:564
Average Rating:  79/100 (288 votes)
Comments: 27 comments
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The Money StoreUnited States Death Grips
Year of Release:2012Appears in:161 charts
Rank in 2012:9Rank Score:2,721
Rank in 2010s37Overall Rank:589
Average Rating:  77/100 (256 votes)
Comments: 27 comments
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38.

Hurry Up, We're DreamingFrance M83
Year of Release:2011Appears in:213 charts
Rank in 2011:10Rank Score:2,693
Rank in 2010s38Overall Rank:594
Average Rating:  78/100 (295 votes)
Comments: 30 comments
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39.

CongratulationsUnited States MGMT
Year of Release:2010Appears in:169 charts
Rank in 2010:13Rank Score:2,663
Rank in 2010s39Overall Rank:602
Average Rating:  74/100 (395 votes)
Comments: 38 comments
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40.

The ArchAndroid (Suites II and III)United States Janelle Monáe
Year of Release:2010Appears in:192 charts
Rank in 2010:14Rank Score:2,643
Rank in 2010s40Overall Rank:609
Average Rating:  79/100 (276 votes)
Comments: 21 comments
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Best Albums of the 2010s composition

Year Albums %


2010 248 25%
2011 250 25%
2012 211 21%
2013 193 19%
2014 98 10%
2015 0 0%
Artist Albums %


Death Grips 5 1%
J. Cole 4 0%
The Weeknd 4 0%
Burial 4 0%
of Montreal 3 0%
Lana Del Rey 3 0%
Julia Holter 3 0%
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Country Albums %


United States 538 54%
United Kingdom 216 22%
Canada 67 7%
Australia 31 3%
Sweden 23 2%
Mixed Nationality 16 2%
France 14 1%
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