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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
41.

DevotionUnited Kingdom Jessie Ware
Year of Release:2012Appears in:53 charts
Rank in 2012:41Rank Score:547
Rank in 2010s256Overall Rank:2,668
Average Rating:  73/100 (94 votes)
Comments: 1 comment
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42.

The HeistUnited States Macklemore & Ryan Lewis
Year of Release:2012Appears in:29 charts
Rank in 2012:42Rank Score:519
Rank in 2010s271Overall Rank:2,783
Average Rating:  68/100 (76 votes)
Comments: 12 comments
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43.

TrampUnited States Sharon Van Etten
Year of Release:2012Appears in:70 charts
Rank in 2012:43Rank Score:517
Rank in 2010s272Overall Rank:2,788
Average Rating:  77/100 (110 votes)
Comments: 9 comments
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44.

R.A.P. MusicUnited States Killer Mike
Year of Release:2012Appears in:80 charts
Rank in 2012:44Rank Score:515
Rank in 2010s273Overall Rank:2,796
Average Rating:  76/100 (108 votes)
Comments: 13 comments
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45.

Wrecking BallUnited States Bruce Springsteen
Year of Release:2012Appears in:87 charts
Rank in 2012:45Rank Score:515
Rank in 2010s274Overall Rank:2,797
Average Rating:  72/100 (205 votes)
Comments: 20 comments
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46.

EkstasisUnited States Julia Holter
Year of Release:2012Appears in:64 charts
Rank in 2012:46Rank Score:468
Rank in 2010s288Overall Rank:3,015
Average Rating:  76/100 (86 votes)
Comments: 3 comments
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47.

El Objeto Antes Llamado DiscoMexico Café Tacuba
Year of Release:2012Appears in:30 charts
Rank in 2012:47Rank Score:468
Rank in 2010s289Overall Rank:3,016
Average Rating:  76/100 (17 votes)
Comments: 1 comment
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48.

Until The Quiet ComesUnited States Flying Lotus
Year of Release:2012Appears in:67 charts
Rank in 2012:48Rank Score:465
Rank in 2010s291Overall Rank:3,026
Average Rating:  77/100 (107 votes)
Comments: 5 comments
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49.

Some NightsUnited States fun.
Year of Release:2012Appears in:70 charts
Rank in 2012:49Rank Score:464
Rank in 2010s292Overall Rank:3,032
Average Rating:  62/100 (190 votes)
Comments: 17 comments
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50.

NocturneUnited States Wild Nothing
Year of Release:2012Appears in:56 charts
Rank in 2012:50Rank Score:462
Rank in 2010s295Overall Rank:3,039
Average Rating:  78/100 (81 votes)
Comments: 5 comments
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Best Albums of 2012 composition

Artist Albums %


Various Artists 10 1%
Burial 3 0%
Green Day 3 0%
Frank Zappa 2 0%
Mac DeMarco 2 0%
Andrew Bird 2 0%
Mount Eerie 2 0%
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Country Albums %


United States 484 48%
United Kingdom 202 20%
Canada 54 5%
Australia 43 4%
France 27 3%
Sweden 25 3%
Mixed Nationality 24 2%
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