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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, Death Grips, Fiona Apple, Swans, Jack White and Grimes.
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RankAlbumArtist
11.

Born To DieUnited States Lana Del Rey
Year of Release:2012Appears in:184 charts
Rank in 2012:11Rank Score:2,796
Rank in 2010s52Overall Rank:677
Average Rating:  66/100 (431 votes)
Comments: 67 comments
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12.

ShieldsUnited States Grizzly Bear
Year of Release:2012Appears in:236 charts
Rank in 2012:12Rank Score:2,508
Rank in 2010s55Overall Rank:761
Average Rating:  79/100 (407 votes)
Comments: 34 comments
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13.

Attack On MemoryUnited States Cloud Nothings
Year of Release:2012Appears in:200 charts
Rank in 2012:13Rank Score:2,290
Rank in 2010s59Overall Rank:819
Average Rating:  76/100 (350 votes)
Comments: 47 comments
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14.

Celebration RockCanada Japandroids
Year of Release:2012Appears in:181 charts
Rank in 2012:14Rank Score:2,190
Rank in 2010s61Overall Rank:843
Average Rating:  75/100 (297 votes)
Comments: 34 comments
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15.

2Canada Mac DeMarco
Year of Release:2012Appears in:125 charts
Rank in 2012:15Rank Score:1,940
Rank in 2010s73Overall Rank:954
Average Rating:  79/100 (205 votes)
Comments: 6 comments
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16.

The 2nd LawUnited Kingdom Muse
Year of Release:2012Appears in:139 charts
Rank in 2012:16Rank Score:1,839
Rank in 2010s77Overall Rank:1,006
Average Rating:  64/100 (428 votes)
Comments: 56 comments
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17.

BabelUnited Kingdom Mumford & Sons
Year of Release:2012Appears in:94 charts
Rank in 2012:17Rank Score:1,417
Rank in 2010s96Overall Rank:1,256
Average Rating:  59/100 (287 votes)
Comments: 38 comments
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18.

Django DjangoUnited Kingdom Django Django
Year of Release:2012Appears in:130 charts
Rank in 2012:18Rank Score:1,220
Rank in 2010s106Overall Rank:1,415
Average Rating:  75/100 (212 votes)
Comments: 20 comments
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19.

Jake BuggUnited Kingdom Jake Bugg
Year of Release:2012Appears in:107 charts
Rank in 2012:19Rank Score:1,196
Rank in 2010s109Overall Rank:1,436
Average Rating:  73/100 (212 votes)
Comments: 19 comments
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20.

Fear FunUnited States Father John Misty
Year of Release:2012Appears in:73 charts
Rank in 2012:20Rank Score:1,116
Rank in 2010s114Overall Rank:1,513
Average Rating:  77/100 (122 votes)
Comments: 9 comments
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Best Albums of 2012 composition

Artist Albums %


Various Artists 7 1%
Green Day 3 0%
Burial 3 0%
Kyle Bobby Dunn 2 0%
Mouse On Mars 2 0%
Lil B 2 0%
Charli XCX 2 0%
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Country Albums %


United States 488 49%
United Kingdom 201 20%
Canada 57 6%
Australia 43 4%
Sweden 26 3%
France 26 3%
Mixed Nationality 21 2%
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