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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 (3,388th)
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
41.

BlunderbussUnited States Jack White
Year of Release:2012Appears in:285 charts
Rank in 2012:8Rank Score:3,528
Rank in 2010s41Overall Rank:533
Average Rating:  77/100 (554 votes)
Comments: 72 comments
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42.

Hurry Up, We're DreamingFrance M83
Year of Release:2011Appears in:255 charts
Rank in 2011:10Rank Score:3,341
Rank in 2010s42Overall Rank:553
Average Rating:  78/100 (355 votes)
Comments: 36 comments
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The Money StoreUnited States Death Grips
Year of Release:2012Appears in:191 charts
Rank in 2012:9Rank Score:3,289
Rank in 2010s43Overall Rank:557
Average Rating:  78/100 (346 votes)
Comments: 36 comments
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44.

The ArchAndroid (Suites II and III)United States Janelle Monáe
Year of Release:2010Appears in:236 charts
Rank in 2010:14Rank Score:3,220
Rank in 2010s44Overall Rank:573
Average Rating:  80/100 (329 votes)
Comments: 24 comments
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45.

To Be KindUnited States Swans
Year of Release:2014Appears in:243 charts
Rank in 2014:3Rank Score:3,137
Rank in 2010s45Overall Rank:589
Average Rating:  81/100 (384 votes)
Comments: 67 comments
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46.

CongratulationsUnited States MGMT
Year of Release:2010Appears in:196 charts
Rank in 2010:15Rank Score:3,114
Rank in 2010s46Overall Rank:592
Average Rating:  74/100 (459 votes)
Comments: 44 comments
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47.

VisionsCanada Grimes
Year of Release:2012Appears in:239 charts
Rank in 2012:10Rank Score:2,900
Rank in 2010s47Overall Rank:636
Average Rating:  77/100 (382 votes)
Comments: 30 comments
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48.

Run The Jewels 2United States Run The Jewels
Year of Release:2014Appears in:214 charts
Rank in 2014:4Rank Score:2,758
Rank in 2010s48Overall Rank:657
Average Rating:  81/100 (329 votes)
Comments: 22 comments
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49.

Total Life ForeverUnited Kingdom Foals
Year of Release:2010Appears in:151 charts
Rank in 2010:16Rank Score:2,646
Rank in 2010s49Overall Rank:679
Average Rating:  75/100 (258 votes)
Comments: 18 comments
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50.

m b vIreland My Bloody Valentine
Year of Release:2013Appears in:237 charts
Rank in 2013:8Rank Score:2,501
Rank in 2010s50Overall Rank:716
Average Rating:  78/100 (435 votes)
Comments: 55 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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