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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 18,000 greatest album charts.

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2012 year summaryThe best artists of 2012 were Tame Impala, Kendrick Lamar, ∆ (alt-j), Frank Ocean, Beach House, Swans, Death Grips, Jack White, Fiona Apple and Grizzly Bear.
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RankAlbumArtist
61.

Melody's Echo ChamberFrance Melody's Echo Chamber
Year of Release:2012Appears in:32 charts
Rank in 2012:61Rank Score:315
Rank in 2010s316Overall Rank:3,702
Average Rating:  73/100 (44 votes)
Comments: 3 comments
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No Love Deep WebUnited States Death Grips
Year of Release:2012Appears in:38 charts
Rank in 2012:62Rank Score:314
Rank in 2010s318Overall Rank:3,709
Average Rating:  74/100 (77 votes)
Comments: 7 comments
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63.

Electra HeartUnited Kingdom Marina & The Diamonds
Year of Release:2012Appears in:8 charts
Rank in 2012:63Rank Score:308
Rank in 2010s324Overall Rank:3,764
Average Rating:  66/100 (36 votes)
Comments: 4 comments
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64.

ConfessUnited States Twin Shadow
Year of Release:2012Appears in:24 charts
Rank in 2012:64Rank Score:303
Rank in 2010s329Overall Rank:3,807
Average Rating:  74/100 (36 votes)
Comments: 2 comments
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65.

Blues FuneralUnited States Mark Lanegan Band
Year of Release:2012Appears in:28 charts
Rank in 2012:65Rank Score:290
Rank in 2010s346Overall Rank:3,942
Average Rating:  73/100 (41 votes)
Comments: 2 comments
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66.

Breakup SongUnited States Deerhoof
Year of Release:2012Appears in:23 charts
Rank in 2012:66Rank Score:290
Rank in 2010s347Overall Rank:3,943
Average Rating:  73/100 (27 votes)
Comments: 5 comments
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Storm CorrosionMixed Nationality Storm Corrosion
Year of Release:2012Appears in:24 charts
Rank in 2012:67Rank Score:286
Rank in 2010s352Overall Rank:4,015
Average Rating:  74/100 (31 votes)
Comments: 2 comments
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Born To Die: The Paradise EditionUnited States Lana Del Rey
Year of Release:2012Appears in:11 charts
Rank in 2012:68Rank Score:284
Rank in 2010s353Overall Rank:4,029
Average Rating:  74/100 (47 votes)
Comments: 4 comments
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Paralytic StalksUnited States of Montreal
Year of Release:2012Appears in:25 charts
Rank in 2012:69Rank Score:284
Rank in 2010s354Overall Rank:4,034
Average Rating:  71/100 (61 votes)
Comments: 4 comments
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Break It YourselfUnited States Andrew Bird
Year of Release:2012Appears in:47 charts
Rank in 2012:70Rank Score:282
Rank in 2010s355Overall Rank:4,052
Average Rating:  73/100 (85 votes)
Comments: 9 comments
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Best Albums of 2012 composition

Artist Albums %


Various Artists 5 1%
Burial 3 0%
Lana Del Rey 3 0%
Green Day 3 0%
Mount Eerie 2 0%
Neil Young And Crazy Horse 2 0%
Mac DeMarco 2 0%
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Country Albums %


United States 481 48%
United Kingdom 193 19%
Canada 57 6%
Australia 45 5%
Sweden 29 3%
France 26 3%
Mixed Nationality 23 2%
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