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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 25,000 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 Jack White.
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RankAlbumArtist
81.

Kaleidoscope DreamUnited States Miguel
Year of Release:2012Appears in:48 charts
Rank in 2012:81Rank Score:297
Rank in 2010s511Overall Rank:4,545
Average Rating:  78/100 (56 votes)
Comments: 5 comments
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82.

Street Halo / Kindred
Compilation
United Kingdom Burial
Year of Release:2012Appears in:11 charts
Rank in 2012:82Rank Score:292
Rank in 2010s518Overall Rank:4,586
Average Rating:  79/100 (36 votes)
Comments: 2 comments
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83.

Beard, Wives, DenimAustralia Pond
Year of Release:2012Appears in:42 charts
Rank in 2012:83Rank Score:291
Rank in 2010s520Overall Rank:4,597
Average Rating:  74/100 (70 votes)
Comments: 6 comments
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84.

Blues FuneralUnited States Mark Lanegan Band
Year of Release:2012Appears in:36 charts
Rank in 2012:84Rank Score:291
Rank in 2010s521Overall Rank:4,599
Average Rating:  73/100 (54 votes)
Comments: 2 comments
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85.

R.I.PUnited Kingdom Actress
Year of Release:2012Appears in:27 charts
Rank in 2012:85Rank Score:290
Rank in 2010s523Overall Rank:4,617
Average Rating:  73/100 (38 votes)
Comments: 4 comments
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86.

What We Saw From The Cheap SeatsUnited States Regina Spektor
Year of Release:2012Appears in:26 charts
Rank in 2012:86Rank Score:289
Rank in 2010s524Overall Rank:4,624
Average Rating:  68/100 (60 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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87.

English Electric (Part One)United Kingdom Big Big Train
Year of Release:2012Appears in:16 charts
Rank in 2012:87Rank Score:286
Rank in 2010s525Overall Rank:4,664
Average Rating:  73/100 (20 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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88.

QuarantineUnited States Laurel Halo
Year of Release:2012Appears in:36 charts
Rank in 2012:88Rank Score:276
Rank in 2010s540Overall Rank:4,799
Average Rating:  75/100 (36 votes)
Comments: 6 comments
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89.

EP's 1988-1991
Compilation
Ireland My Bloody Valentine
Year of Release:2012Appears in:23 charts
Rank in 2012:89Rank Score:272
Rank in 2010s548Overall Rank:4,862
Average Rating:  83/100 (98 votes)
Comments: 4 comments
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90.

ƒINSpain John Talabot
Year of Release:2012Appears in:52 charts
Rank in 2012:90Rank Score:271
Rank in 2010s550Overall Rank:4,875
Average Rating:  76/100 (82 votes)
Comments: 5 comments
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Best Albums of 2012 composition

Artist Albums %


Various Artists 8 1%
Burial 3 0%
Green Day 3 0%
Guided By Voices 2 0%
Neil Young And Crazy Horse 2 0%
Maggs And Trish 2 0%
Pat Metheny 2 0%
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Country Albums %


United States 495 50%
United Kingdom 193 19%
Canada 58 6%
Australia 42 4%
France 26 3%
Sweden 25 3%
Mixed Nationality 22 2%
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