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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 19,000 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, Death Grips, Swans, Jack White and Grimes.
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RankAlbumArtist
31.

151aUnited States Kishi Bashi
Year of Release:2012Appears in:41 charts
Rank in 2012:31Rank Score:666
Rank in 2010s159Overall Rank:2,078
Average Rating:  75/100 (45 votes)
Comments: 5 comments
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32.

There's No Leaving NowSweden The Tallest Man On Earth
Year of Release:2012Appears in:65 charts
Rank in 2012:32Rank Score:639
Rank in 2010s171Overall Rank:2,143
Average Rating:  74/100 (108 votes)
Comments: 10 comments
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33.

Night VisionsUnited States Imagine Dragons
Year of Release:2012Appears in:51 charts
Rank in 2012:33Rank Score:616
Rank in 2010s180Overall Rank:2,207
Average Rating:  61/100 (114 votes)
Comments: 23 comments
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34.

Put Your Back N 2 ItUnited States Perfume Genius
Year of Release:2012Appears in:69 charts
Rank in 2012:34Rank Score:587
Rank in 2010s192Overall Rank:2,294
Average Rating:  74/100 (134 votes)
Comments: 15 comments
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35.

KindredUnited Kingdom Burial
Year of Release:2012Appears in:65 charts
Rank in 2012:35Rank Score:580
Rank in 2010s194Overall Rank:2,315
Average Rating:  79/100 (128 votes)
Comments: 8 comments
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36.

'Allelujah! Don't Bend! Ascend!Canada Godspeed You! Black Emperor
Year of Release:2012Appears in:113 charts
Rank in 2012:36Rank Score:539
Rank in 2010s207Overall Rank:2,448
Average Rating:  80/100 (188 votes)
Comments: 12 comments
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37.

DevotionUnited Kingdom Jessie Ware
Year of Release:2012Appears in:48 charts
Rank in 2012:37Rank Score:539
Rank in 2010s208Overall Rank:2,450
Average Rating:  73/100 (82 votes)
Comments: 1 comment
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38.

Luxury ProblemsUnited Kingdom Andy Stott
Year of Release:2012Appears in:53 charts
Rank in 2012:38Rank Score:538
Rank in 2010s209Overall Rank:2,454
Average Rating:  79/100 (51 votes)
Comments: 2 comments
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39.

Given To The WildUnited Kingdom The Maccabees
Year of Release:2012Appears in:62 charts
Rank in 2012:39Rank Score:515
Rank in 2010s219Overall Rank:2,536
Average Rating:  71/100 (129 votes)
Comments: 16 comments
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40.

R.A.P. MusicUnited States Killer Mike
Year of Release:2012Appears in:74 charts
Rank in 2012:40Rank Score:502
Rank in 2010s225Overall Rank:2,597
Average Rating:  76/100 (85 votes)
Comments: 12 comments
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Best Albums of 2012 composition

Artist Albums %


Various Artists 8 1%
Lana Del Rey 3 0%
Green Day 3 0%
Burial 3 0%
Neil Young And Crazy Horse 2 0%
Mac DeMarco 2 0%
Joe Bonamassa 2 0%
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Country Albums %


United States 473 47%
United Kingdom 202 20%
Canada 55 6%
Australia 43 4%
France 29 3%
Sweden 28 3%
Mixed Nationality 25 3%
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