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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 24,000 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, Jack White and Grimes.
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RankAlbumArtist
41.

Put Your Back N 2 ItUnited States Perfume Genius
Year of Release:2012Appears in:68 charts
Rank in 2012:41Rank Score:591
Rank in 2010s250Overall Rank:2,593
Average Rating:  74/100 (142 votes)
Comments: 16 comments
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42.

Wrecking BallUnited States Bruce Springsteen
Year of Release:2012Appears in:96 charts
Rank in 2012:42Rank Score:572
Rank in 2010s256Overall Rank:2,652
Average Rating:  72/100 (212 votes)
Comments: 20 comments
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43.

R.A.P. MusicUnited States Killer Mike
Year of Release:2012Appears in:89 charts
Rank in 2012:43Rank Score:567
Rank in 2010s257Overall Rank:2,664
Average Rating:  75/100 (112 votes)
Comments: 14 comments
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44.

EkstasisUnited States Julia Holter
Year of Release:2012Appears in:66 charts
Rank in 2012:44Rank Score:556
Rank in 2010s261Overall Rank:2,706
Average Rating:  76/100 (93 votes)
Comments: 3 comments
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45.

DevotionUnited Kingdom Jessie Ware
Year of Release:2012Appears in:52 charts
Rank in 2012:45Rank Score:541
Rank in 2010s269Overall Rank:2,778
Average Rating:  73/100 (96 votes)
Comments: 1 comment
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46.

Until The Quiet ComesUnited States Flying Lotus
Year of Release:2012Appears in:71 charts
Rank in 2012:46Rank Score:540
Rank in 2010s270Overall Rank:2,788
Average Rating:  77/100 (107 votes)
Comments: 5 comments
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47.

The Lion's RoarSweden First Aid Kit
Year of Release:2012Appears in:59 charts
Rank in 2012:47Rank Score:533
Rank in 2010s276Overall Rank:2,819
Average Rating:  71/100 (125 votes)
Comments: 15 comments
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48.

Some NightsUnited States fun.
Year of Release:2012Appears in:74 charts
Rank in 2012:48Rank Score:511
Rank in 2010s289Overall Rank:2,915
Average Rating:  62/100 (196 votes)
Comments: 18 comments
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49.

The LumineersUnited States The Lumineers
Year of Release:2012Appears in:60 charts
Rank in 2012:49Rank Score:508
Rank in 2010s291Overall Rank:2,933
Average Rating:  66/100 (122 votes)
Comments: 15 comments
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50.

The HeistUnited States Macklemore & Ryan Lewis
Year of Release:2012Appears in:31 charts
Rank in 2012:50Rank Score:507
Rank in 2010s292Overall Rank:2,936
Average Rating:  68/100 (82 votes)
Comments: 12 comments
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Best Albums of 2012 composition

Artist Albums %


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


United States 488 49%
United Kingdom 197 20%
Canada 61 6%
Australia 43 4%
France 27 3%
Sweden 25 3%
Mixed Nationality 21 2%
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