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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 14,000 greatest album charts.

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2012 year summaryThe best artists of 2012 were Tame Impala, Kendrick Lamar, Beach House, Frank Ocean, Jack White, ∆ (alt-j), Grizzly Bear, Fiona Apple, Swans and Death Grips.
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RankAlbumArtist
21.

Boys And GirlsUnited States Alabama Shakes
Year of Release:2012Appears in:102 charts
Rank in 2012:21Rank Score:682
Rank in 2010s112Overall Rank:1,723
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22.

ValtariIceland Sigur Rós
Year of Release:2012Appears in:57 charts
Rank in 2012:22Rank Score:648
Rank in 2010s121Overall Rank:1,790
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23.

Kill For LoveUnited States Chromatics
Year of Release:2012Appears in:61 charts
Rank in 2012:23Rank Score:643
Rank in 2010s122Overall Rank:1,802
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24.

Put Your Back N 2 ItUnited States Perfume Genius
Year of Release:2012Appears in:55 charts
Rank in 2012:24Rank Score:620
Rank in 2010s127Overall Rank:1,853
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25.

Wrecking BallUnited States Bruce Springsteen
Year of Release:2012Appears in:65 charts
Rank in 2012:25Rank Score:604
Rank in 2010s134Overall Rank:1,893
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26.

CoexistUnited Kingdom The xx
Year of Release:2012Appears in:86 charts
Rank in 2012:26Rank Score:583
Rank in 2010s137Overall Rank:1,944
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27.

'Allelujah! Don't Bend! Ascend!Canada Godspeed You! Black Emperor
Year of Release:2012Appears in:78 charts
Rank in 2012:27Rank Score:550
Rank in 2010s145Overall Rank:2,028
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28.

2Canada Mac DeMarco
Year of Release:2012Appears in:33 charts
Rank in 2012:28Rank Score:532
Rank in 2010s149Overall Rank:2,078
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29.

Koi No YokanUnited States Deftones
Year of Release:2012Appears in:22 charts
Rank in 2012:29Rank Score:519
Rank in 2010s154Overall Rank:2,127
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30.

151aUnited States Kishi Bashi
Year of Release:2012Appears in:22 charts
Rank in 2012:30Rank Score:504
Rank in 2010s160Overall Rank:2,191
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Best Albums of 2012 composition

Artist Albums %


Various Artists 8 1%
Burial 3 0%
Green Day 3 0%
Big K.R.I.T. 2 0%
Guided By Voices 2 0%
Lil B 2 0%
Kyle Bobby Dunn 2 0%
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Country Albums %


United States 472 47%
United Kingdom 183 18%
Canada 58 6%
Australia 49 5%
Mixed Nationality 30 3%
Sweden 26 3%
France 24 2%
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