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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 25,000 greatest album charts.

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2012 year summaryThe best artists of 2012 were Kendrick Lamar, Tame Impala, Frank Ocean, ∆ (alt-j), Beach House, Death Grips, Fiona Apple, Swans, Grimes and Jack White.
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RankAlbumArtist
31.

The Disintegration Loops
Compilation
United States William Basinski
Year of Release:2012Appears in:31 charts
Rank in 2012:31Rank Score:786
Rank in 2010s183Overall Rank:2,112
Average Rating:  79/100 (75 votes)
Comments: 5 comments
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32.

Given To The WildUnited Kingdom The Maccabees
Year of Release:2012Appears in:68 charts
Rank in 2012:32Rank Score:775
Rank in 2010s186Overall Rank:2,138
Average Rating:  71/100 (147 votes)
Comments: 17 comments
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33.

Light Up GoldUnited States Parquet Courts
Year of Release:2012Appears in:92 charts
Rank in 2012:33Rank Score:767
Rank in 2010s189Overall Rank:2,154
Average Rating:  79/100 (129 votes)
Comments: 13 comments
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34.

Port Of MorrowUnited States The Shins
Year of Release:2012Appears in:125 charts
Rank in 2012:34Rank Score:756
Rank in 2010s193Overall Rank:2,175
Average Rating:  73/100 (291 votes)
Comments: 30 comments
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35.

Weather SystemsUnited Kingdom Anathema
Year of Release:2012Appears in:37 charts
Rank in 2012:35Rank Score:740
Rank in 2010s196Overall Rank:2,212
Average Rating:  77/100 (56 votes)
Comments: 6 comments
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36.

RedUnited States Taylor Swift
Year of Release:2012Appears in:50 charts
Rank in 2012:36Rank Score:740
Rank in 2010s197Overall Rank:2,215
Average Rating:  61/100 (100 votes)
Comments: 13 comments
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37.

ShrinesCanada Purity Ring
Year of Release:2012Appears in:63 charts
Rank in 2012:37Rank Score:718
Rank in 2010s203Overall Rank:2,272
Average Rating:  74/100 (123 votes)
Comments: 11 comments
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38.

There's No Leaving NowSweden The Tallest Man On Earth
Year of Release:2012Appears in:74 charts
Rank in 2012:38Rank Score:693
Rank in 2010s212Overall Rank:2,330
Average Rating:  75/100 (124 votes)
Comments: 10 comments
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39.

151aUnited States Kishi Bashi
Year of Release:2012Appears in:41 charts
Rank in 2012:39Rank Score:613
Rank in 2010s245Overall Rank:2,566
Average Rating:  74/100 (47 votes)
Comments: 5 comments
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40.

Wrecking BallUnited States Bruce Springsteen
Year of Release:2012Appears in:99 charts
Rank in 2012:40Rank Score:611
Rank in 2010s247Overall Rank:2,573
Average Rating:  72/100 (214 votes)
Comments: 20 comments
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Best Albums of 2012 composition

Artist Albums %


Various Artists 8 1%
Burial 3 0%
Green Day 3 0%
Andrew Bird 2 0%
Guided By Voices 2 0%
Neil Young And Crazy Horse 2 0%
Mount Eerie 2 0%
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Country Albums %


United States 494 49%
United Kingdom 195 20%
Canada 59 6%
Australia 42 4%
Sweden 25 3%
France 25 3%
Mixed Nationality 22 2%
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