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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 26,000 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, Grimes and Lana Del Rey.
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RankAlbumArtist
61.

TempestUnited States Bob Dylan
Year of Release:2012Appears in:74 charts
Rank in 2012:61Rank Score:433
Rank in 2010s372Overall Rank:3,447
Average Rating:  72/100 (166 votes)
Comments: 7 comments
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62.

FlumeAustralia Flume
Year of Release:2012Appears in:20 charts
Rank in 2012:62Rank Score:428
Rank in 2010s374Overall Rank:3,487
Average Rating:  77/100 (37 votes)
Comments: 2 comments
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63.

SyntheticaCanada Metric
Year of Release:2012Appears in:37 charts
Rank in 2012:63Rank Score:423
Rank in 2010s380Overall Rank:3,516
Average Rating:  68/100 (88 votes)
Comments: 6 comments
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64.

KinSweden Iamamiwhoami
Year of Release:2012Appears in:26 charts
Rank in 2012:64Rank Score:403
Rank in 2010s402Overall Rank:3,665
Average Rating:  72/100 (43 votes)
Comments: 7 comments
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65.

1999United States Joey Bada$$
Year of Release:2012Appears in:27 charts
Rank in 2012:65Rank Score:387
Rank in 2010s418Overall Rank:3,788
Average Rating:  76/100 (45 votes)
Comments: 1 comment
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66.

Sweet Heart Sweet LightUnited Kingdom Spiritualized
Year of Release:2012Appears in:89 charts
Rank in 2012:66Rank Score:377
Rank in 2010s431Overall Rank:3,867
Average Rating:  76/100 (163 votes)
Comments: 12 comments
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67.

HalcyonUnited Kingdom Ellie Goulding
Year of Release:2012Appears in:24 charts
Rank in 2012:67Rank Score:372
Rank in 2010s437Overall Rank:3,912
Average Rating:  77/100 (38 votes)
Comments: 3 comments
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68.

Old IdeasCanada Leonard Cohen
Year of Release:2012Appears in:64 charts
Rank in 2012:68Rank Score:369
Rank in 2010s439Overall Rank:3,931
Average Rating:  73/100 (102 votes)
Comments: 12 comments
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69.

In Our HeadsUnited Kingdom Hot Chip
Year of Release:2012Appears in:59 charts
Rank in 2012:69Rank Score:368
Rank in 2010s442Overall Rank:3,941
Average Rating:  73/100 (127 votes)
Comments: 10 comments
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70.

Beard, Wives, DenimAustralia Pond
Year of Release:2012Appears in:44 charts
Rank in 2012:70Rank Score:363
Rank in 2010s445Overall Rank:3,980
Average Rating:  74/100 (71 votes)
Comments: 6 comments
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Best Albums of 2012 composition

Artist Albums %


Various Artists 7 1%
Green Day 3 0%
Burial 3 0%
Guided By Voices 2 0%
Maggs And Trish 2 0%
Death Grips 2 0%
Frank Zappa 2 0%
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Country Albums %


United States 490 49%
United Kingdom 201 20%
Canada 58 6%
Australia 39 4%
France 28 3%
Sweden 25 3%
Mixed Nationality 21 2%
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