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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 23,000 greatest album charts.

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2012 year summaryThe best artists of 2012 were Kendrick Lamar, Tame Impala, ∆ (alt-j), Frank Ocean, Beach House, Fiona Apple, Swans, Death Grips, Jack White and Grimes.
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RankAlbumArtist
11.

ShieldsUnited States Grizzly Bear
Year of Release:2012Appears in:240 charts
Rank in 2012:11Rank Score:2,507
Rank in 2010s54Overall Rank:749
Average Rating:  80/100 (395 votes)
Comments: 33 comments
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12.

Attack On MemoryUnited States Cloud Nothings
Year of Release:2012Appears in:200 charts
Rank in 2012:12Rank Score:2,400
Rank in 2010s57Overall Rank:782
Average Rating:  76/100 (345 votes)
Comments: 47 comments
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13.

Celebration RockCanada Japandroids
Year of Release:2012Appears in:181 charts
Rank in 2012:13Rank Score:2,200
Rank in 2010s59Overall Rank:829
Average Rating:  75/100 (292 votes)
Comments: 33 comments
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14.

Born To DieUnited States Lana Del Rey
Year of Release:2012Appears in:154 charts
Rank in 2012:14Rank Score:2,168
Rank in 2010s62Overall Rank:840
Average Rating:  66/100 (420 votes)
Comments: 58 comments
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15.

2Canada Mac DeMarco
Year of Release:2012Appears in:124 charts
Rank in 2012:15Rank Score:1,933
Rank in 2010s71Overall Rank:941
Average Rating:  80/100 (197 votes)
Comments: 6 comments
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16.

The 2nd LawUnited Kingdom Muse
Year of Release:2012Appears in:138 charts
Rank in 2012:16Rank Score:1,795
Rank in 2010s76Overall Rank:1,017
Average Rating:  64/100 (423 votes)
Comments: 55 comments
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17.

BabelUnited Kingdom Mumford & Sons
Year of Release:2012Appears in:92 charts
Rank in 2012:17Rank Score:1,400
Rank in 2010s94Overall Rank:1,249
Average Rating:  59/100 (280 votes)
Comments: 37 comments
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18.

Jake BuggUnited Kingdom Jake Bugg
Year of Release:2012Appears in:108 charts
Rank in 2012:18Rank Score:1,256
Rank in 2010s101Overall Rank:1,361
Average Rating:  73/100 (211 votes)
Comments: 19 comments
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19.

Django DjangoUnited Kingdom Django Django
Year of Release:2012Appears in:128 charts
Rank in 2012:19Rank Score:1,223
Rank in 2010s104Overall Rank:1,391
Average Rating:  75/100 (208 votes)
Comments: 19 comments
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20.

Fear FunUnited States Father John Misty
Year of Release:2012Appears in:69 charts
Rank in 2012:20Rank Score:1,044
Rank in 2010s120Overall Rank:1,578
Average Rating:  77/100 (119 votes)
Comments: 9 comments
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Best Albums of 2012 composition

Artist Albums %


Various Artists 10 1%
Green Day 3 0%
Burial 3 0%
Maggs And Trish 2 0%
Neil Young And Crazy Horse 2 0%
Frank Zappa 2 0%
Mount Eerie 2 0%
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Country Albums %


United States 484 48%
United Kingdom 203 20%
Canada 54 5%
Australia 43 4%
France 27 3%
Sweden 25 3%
Mixed Nationality 24 2%
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