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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 20,000 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
81.

Born To Die: The Paradise EditionUnited States Lana Del Rey
Year of Release:2012Appears in:13 charts
Rank in 2012:81Rank Score:263
Rank in 2010s425Overall Rank:4,361
Average Rating:  75/100 (50 votes)
Comments: 4 comments
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82.

GossamerUnited States Passion Pit
Year of Release:2012Appears in:41 charts
Rank in 2012:82Rank Score:262
Rank in 2010s428Overall Rank:4,375
Average Rating:  73/100 (88 votes)
Comments: 7 comments
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83.

QuarantineUnited States Laurel Halo
Year of Release:2012Appears in:35 charts
Rank in 2012:83Rank Score:256
Rank in 2010s432Overall Rank:4,445
Average Rating:  77/100 (34 votes)
Comments: 6 comments
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84.

Breakup SongUnited States Deerhoof
Year of Release:2012Appears in:23 charts
Rank in 2012:84Rank Score:247
Rank in 2010s445Overall Rank:4,569
Average Rating:  73/100 (30 votes)
Comments: 5 comments
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85.

Kaleidoscope DreamUnited States Miguel
Year of Release:2012Appears in:40 charts
Rank in 2012:85Rank Score:243
Rank in 2010s452Overall Rank:4,613
Average Rating:  78/100 (41 votes)
Comments: 5 comments
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86.

PacificaAustralia The Presets
Year of Release:2012Appears in:13 charts
Rank in 2012:86Rank Score:242
Rank in 2010s455Overall Rank:4,641
Average Rating:  72/100 (15 votes)
Comments: 1 comment
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87.

Electra HeartUnited Kingdom Marina & The Diamonds
Year of Release:2012Appears in:7 charts
Rank in 2012:87Rank Score:237
Rank in 2010s466Overall Rank:4,702
Average Rating:  67/100 (36 votes)
Comments: 4 comments
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88.

Truant / Rough SleeperUnited Kingdom Burial
Year of Release:2012Appears in:11 charts
Rank in 2012:88Rank Score:237
Rank in 2010s469Overall Rank:4,710
Average Rating:  77/100 (40 votes)
Comments: 2 comments
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89.

In Our HeadsUnited Kingdom Hot Chip
Year of Release:2012Appears in:48 charts
Rank in 2012:89Rank Score:235
Rank in 2010s474Overall Rank:4,734
Average Rating:  74/100 (106 votes)
Comments: 9 comments
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90.

WixiwUnited States Liars
Year of Release:2012Appears in:25 charts
Rank in 2012:90Rank Score:233
Rank in 2010s478Overall Rank:4,763
Average Rating:  77/100 (44 votes)
Comments: 1 comment
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Best Albums of 2012 composition

Artist Albums %


Various Artists 8 1%
Green Day 3 0%
Burial 3 0%
Lana Del Rey 3 0%
Maggs And Trish 2 0%
Death Grips 2 0%
Mouse On Mars 2 0%
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Country Albums %


United States 485 49%
United Kingdom 195 20%
Canada 53 5%
Australia 43 4%
Sweden 28 3%
France 27 3%
Mixed Nationality 24 2%
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