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Best Albums of 2012

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Listed below are the greatest albums of 2012 as calculated from their overall rankings in over 18,000 greatest album charts.

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2012 year summaryThe best artists of 2012 were Tame Impala, Kendrick Lamar, ∆ (alt-j), Frank Ocean, Beach House, Swans, Jack White, Death Grips, Fiona Apple and Grimes.
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RankAlbumArtist
91.

A Thing Called Divine FitsUnited States Divine Fits
Year of Release:2012Appears in:18 charts
Rank in 2012:91Rank Score:214
Rank in 2010s455Overall Rank:4,950
Average Rating:  72/100 (34 votes)
Comments: 4 comments
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92.

King AnimalUnited States Soundgarden
Year of Release:2012Appears in:32 charts
Rank in 2012:92Rank Score:212
Rank in 2010s457Overall Rank:4,966
Average Rating:  71/100 (62 votes)
Comments: 7 comments
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93.

All We Love We Leave BehindUnited States Converge
Year of Release:2012Appears in:18 charts
Rank in 2012:93Rank Score:212
Rank in 2010s458Overall Rank:4,968
Average Rating:  76/100 (33 votes)
Comments: 1 comment
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94.

Among The LeavesUnited States Sun Kil Moon
Year of Release:2012Appears in:23 charts
Rank in 2012:94Rank Score:204
Rank in 2010s467Overall Rank:5,100
Average Rating:  77/100 (29 votes)
Comments: 2 comments
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95.

SunUnited States Cat Power
Year of Release:2012Appears in:43 charts
Rank in 2012:95Rank Score:203
Rank in 2010s469Overall Rank:5,132
Average Rating:  74/100 (57 votes)
Comments: 2 comments
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96.

R.I.PUnited Kingdom Actress
Year of Release:2012Appears in:18 charts
Rank in 2012:96Rank Score:201
Rank in 2010s472Overall Rank:5,181
Average Rating:  75/100 (22 votes)
Comments: 3 comments
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97.

The Truth About LoveUnited States Pink
Year of Release:2012Appears in:13 charts
Rank in 2012:97Rank Score:196
Rank in 2010s485Overall Rank:5,289
Average Rating:  66/100 (26 votes)
Comments: 2 comments
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98.

Away From The WorldUnited States Dave Matthews Band
Year of Release:2012Appears in:11 charts
Rank in 2012:98Rank Score:194
Rank in 2010s492Overall Rank:5,325
Average Rating:  70/100 (19 votes)
Comments: 1 comment
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99.

AnastasisAustralia Dead Can Dance
Year of Release:2012Appears in:23 charts
Rank in 2012:99Rank Score:193
Rank in 2010s496Overall Rank:5,359
Average Rating:  73/100 (37 votes)
Comments: 2 comments
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100.

Enjoy It While It LastsUnited Kingdom Spector
Year of Release:2012Appears in:6 charts
Rank in 2012:100Rank Score:192
Rank in 2010s499Overall Rank:5,387
Average Rating:  71/100 (7 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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Best Albums of 2012 composition

Artist Albums %


Various Artists 6 1%
Lil B 4 0%
Burial 3 0%
Green Day 3 0%
Mount Eerie 2 0%
Mac DeMarco 2 0%
Neil Young And Crazy Horse 2 0%
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Country Albums %


United States 483 48%
United Kingdom 192 19%
Canada 58 6%
Australia 46 5%
Sweden 29 3%
France 27 3%
Mixed Nationality 25 3%
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