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Best Albums of 2010

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Listed below are the greatest albums of 2010 as calculated from their overall rankings in over 22,000 greatest album charts.

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2010 year summaryThe best artists of 2010 were Arcade Fire, Kanye West, The National, Beach House, The Black Keys, LCD Soundsystem , Deerhunter, Gorillaz, Sufjan Stevens and Vampire Weekend.
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RankAlbumArtist
1.

The SuburbsCanada Arcade Fire
Year of Release:2010Appears in:1,055 charts
Rank in 2010:1Rank Score:35,133
Rank in 2010s1Overall Rank:37
Average Rating: Top rated 85/100 (1,484 votes)
Comments: 159 comments
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My Beautiful Dark Twisted FantasyUnited States Kanye West
Year of Release:2010Appears in:738 charts
Rank in 2010:2Rank Score:24,705
Rank in 2010s2Overall Rank:68
Average Rating:  82/100 (1,000 votes)
Comments: 153 comments
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3.

High VioletUnited States The National
Year of Release:2010Appears in:522 charts
Rank in 2010:3Rank Score:12,299
Rank in 2010s5Overall Rank:156
Average Rating:  82/100 (736 votes)
Comments: 64 comments
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4.

Teen DreamUnited States Beach House
Year of Release:2010Appears in:449 charts
Rank in 2010:4Rank Score:8,013
Rank in 2010s10Overall Rank:243
Average Rating:  82/100 (635 votes)
Comments: 69 comments
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5.

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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6.

This Is HappeningUnited States LCD Soundsystem
Year of Release:2010Appears in:333 charts
Rank in 2010:6Rank Score:6,372
Rank in 2010s14Overall Rank:301
Average Rating:  82/100 (532 votes)
Comments: 38 comments
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7.

Halcyon DigestUnited States Deerhunter
Year of Release:2010Appears in:337 charts
Rank in 2010:7Rank Score:5,631
Rank in 2010s21Overall Rank:340
Average Rating:  82/100 (469 votes)
Comments: 40 comments
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Plastic BeachUnited Kingdom Gorillaz
Year of Release:2010Appears in:316 charts
Rank in 2010:8Rank Score:5,316
Rank in 2010s25Overall Rank:366
Average Rating:  77/100 (593 votes)
Comments: 47 comments
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9.

ContraUnited States Vampire Weekend
Year of Release:2010Appears in:326 charts
Rank in 2010:9Rank Score:4,692
Rank in 2010s29Overall Rank:412
Average Rating:  77/100 (661 votes)
Comments: 53 comments
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10.

The Age Of AdzUnited States Sufjan Stevens
Year of Release:2010Appears in:244 charts
Rank in 2010:10Rank Score:4,427
Rank in 2010s31Overall Rank:426
Average Rating:  78/100 (373 votes)
Comments: 33 comments
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Best Albums of 2010 composition

Artist Albums %


Various Artists 9 1%
Frank Zappa 3 0%
Angus & Julia Stone 2 0%
The Smashing Pumpkins 2 0%
Das Racist 2 0%
Lil Wayne 2 0%
Weezer 2 0%
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Country Albums %


United States 477 48%
United Kingdom 183 18%
Australia 47 5%
Canada 43 4%
Mixed Nationality 32 3%
Sweden 26 3%
Germany 23 2%
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