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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 22,000 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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The Haunted ManUnited Kingdom Bat For Lashes
Year of Release:2012Appears in:61 charts
Rank in 2012:51Rank Score:422
Rank in 2010s303Overall Rank:3,204
Average Rating:  74/100 (95 votes)
Comments: 4 comments
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52.

Battle BornUnited States The Killers
Year of Release:2012Appears in:46 charts
Rank in 2012:52Rank Score:413
Rank in 2010s309Overall Rank:3,258
Average Rating:  64/100 (157 votes)
Comments: 17 comments
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53.

Some NightsUnited States fun.
Year of Release:2012Appears in:72 charts
Rank in 2012:53Rank Score:406
Rank in 2010s314Overall Rank:3,293
Average Rating:  62/100 (183 votes)
Comments: 17 comments
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54.

TempestUnited States Bob Dylan
Year of Release:2012Appears in:71 charts
Rank in 2012:54Rank Score:405
Rank in 2010s315Overall Rank:3,301
Average Rating:  73/100 (132 votes)
Comments: 6 comments
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55.

KinSweden Iamamiwhoami
Year of Release:2012Appears in:25 charts
Rank in 2012:55Rank Score:405
Rank in 2010s317Overall Rank:3,304
Average Rating:  73/100 (37 votes)
Comments: 7 comments
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56.

Centipede HzUnited States Animal Collective
Year of Release:2012Appears in:71 charts
Rank in 2012:56Rank Score:402
Rank in 2010s319Overall Rank:3,317
Average Rating:  71/100 (191 votes)
Comments: 25 comments
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57.

The LumineersUnited States The Lumineers
Year of Release:2012Appears in:49 charts
Rank in 2012:57Rank Score:380
Rank in 2010s331Overall Rank:3,458
Average Rating:  64/100 (104 votes)
Comments: 12 comments
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58.

Sweet Heart Sweet LightUnited Kingdom Spiritualized
Year of Release:2012Appears in:86 charts
Rank in 2012:58Rank Score:380
Rank in 2010s332Overall Rank:3,459
Average Rating:  76/100 (153 votes)
Comments: 12 comments
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59.

Psychedelic PillMixed Nationality Neil Young And Crazy Horse
Year of Release:2012Appears in:54 charts
Rank in 2012:59Rank Score:369
Rank in 2010s340Overall Rank:3,530
Average Rating:  77/100 (94 votes)
Comments: 6 comments
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60.

RedUnited States Taylor Swift
Year of Release:2012Appears in:36 charts
Rank in 2012:60Rank Score:368
Rank in 2010s342Overall Rank:3,541
Average Rating:  60/100 (81 votes)
Comments: 11 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%
Lil B 2 0%
Andrew Bird 2 0%
Neil Young And Crazy Horse 2 0%
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Country Albums %


United States 482 48%
United Kingdom 198 20%
Canada 53 5%
Australia 45 5%
France 27 3%
Sweden 26 3%
Mixed Nationality 24 2%
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