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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 19,000 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, Death Grips, Fiona Apple, Swans, Jack White and Grimes.
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RankAlbumArtist
61.

TempestUnited States Bob Dylan
Year of Release:2012Appears in:61 charts
Rank in 2012:61Rank Score:337
Rank in 2010s317Overall Rank:3,486
Average Rating:  72/100 (109 votes)
Comments: 6 comments
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62.

A Sleep & A ForgettingCanada Islands
Year of Release:2012Appears in:13 charts
Rank in 2012:62Rank Score:337
Rank in 2010s318Overall Rank:3,488
Average Rating:  72/100 (38 votes)
Comments: 1 comment
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63.

Melody's Echo ChamberFrance Melody's Echo Chamber
Year of Release:2012Appears in:32 charts
Rank in 2012:63Rank Score:336
Rank in 2010s321Overall Rank:3,499
Average Rating:  74/100 (46 votes)
Comments: 3 comments
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64.

The HeistUnited States Macklemore & Ryan Lewis
Year of Release:2012Appears in:18 charts
Rank in 2012:64Rank Score:320
Rank in 2010s337Overall Rank:3,657
Average Rating:  69/100 (51 votes)
Comments: 9 comments
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65.

Beard, Wives, DenimAustralia Pond
Year of Release:2012Appears in:40 charts
Rank in 2012:65Rank Score:311
Rank in 2010s346Overall Rank:3,730
Average Rating:  74/100 (58 votes)
Comments: 5 comments
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66.

In Our HeadsUnited Kingdom Hot Chip
Year of Release:2012Appears in:49 charts
Rank in 2012:66Rank Score:309
Rank in 2010s347Overall Rank:3,747
Average Rating:  74/100 (99 votes)
Comments: 9 comments
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67.

ConfessUnited States Twin Shadow
Year of Release:2012Appears in:25 charts
Rank in 2012:67Rank Score:305
Rank in 2010s350Overall Rank:3,777
Average Rating:  74/100 (37 votes)
Comments: 2 comments
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68.

Paralytic StalksUnited States of Montreal
Year of Release:2012Appears in:25 charts
Rank in 2012:68Rank Score:298
Rank in 2010s359Overall Rank:3,852
Average Rating:  71/100 (60 votes)
Comments: 4 comments
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69.

Blues FuneralUnited States Mark Lanegan Band
Year of Release:2012Appears in:31 charts
Rank in 2012:69Rank Score:295
Rank in 2010s364Overall Rank:3,884
Average Rating:  73/100 (41 votes)
Comments: 2 comments
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70.

OshinUnited States DIIV
Year of Release:2012Appears in:38 charts
Rank in 2012:70Rank Score:290
Rank in 2010s372Overall Rank:3,925
Average Rating:  73/100 (72 votes)
Comments: 4 comments
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Best Albums of 2012 composition

Artist Albums %


Various Artists 5 1%
Green Day 3 0%
Burial 3 0%
Lana Del Rey 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 478 48%
United Kingdom 197 20%
Canada 57 6%
Australia 44 4%
Sweden 29 3%
France 29 3%
Mixed Nationality 24 2%
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