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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, Swans, Fiona Apple, Jack White and Grimes.
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RankAlbumArtist
2.

LonerismAustralia Tame Impala
Year of Release:2012Appears in:516 charts
Rank in 2012:2Rank Score:11,754
Rank in 2010s4Overall Rank:149
Average Rating: Top rated 85/100 (628 votes)
Comments: 97 comments
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66.

Beard, Wives, DenimAustralia Pond
Year of Release:2012Appears in:40 charts
Rank in 2012:66Rank Score:314
Rank in 2010s344Overall Rank:3,705
Average Rating:  74/100 (58 votes)
Comments: 5 comments
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87.

PacificaAustralia The Presets
Year of Release:2012Appears in:14 charts
Rank in 2012:87Rank Score:243
Rank in 2010s433Overall Rank:4,517
Average Rating:  73/100 (12 votes)
Comments: 1 comment
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102.

AnastasisAustralia Dead Can Dance
Year of Release:2012Appears in:26 charts
Rank in 2012:102Rank Score:202
Rank in 2010s515Overall Rank:5,186
Average Rating:  73/100 (40 votes)
Comments: 2 comments
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121.

FlumeAustralia Flume
Year of Release:2012Appears in:13 charts
Rank in 2012:121Rank Score:177
Rank in 2010s589Overall Rank:5,781
Average Rating:  76/100 (19 votes)
Comments: 1 comment
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149.

Thinking In TexturesAustralia Chet Faker
Year of Release:2012Appears in:9 charts
Rank in 2012:149Rank Score:149
Rank in 2010s696Overall Rank:6,604
Average Rating:  75/100 (9 votes)
Comments: 1 comment
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208.

Drinking From The SunAustralia Hilltop Hoods
Year of Release:2012Appears in:3 charts
Rank in 2012:208Rank Score:102
Rank in 2010s977Overall Rank:8,792
Average Rating:  69/100 (7 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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240.

Tawk TomahawkAustralia Hiatus Kaiyote
Year of Release:2012Appears in:3 charts
Rank in 2012:240Rank Score:93
Rank in 2010s1,109Overall Rank:9,700
Average Rating:  73/100 (1 vote)
Comments: 0 comments
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255.

Stay FrostyAustralia Emperors
Year of Release:2012Appears in:6 charts
Rank in 2012:255Rank Score:88
Rank in 2010s1,173Overall Rank:10,181
Average Rating:  69/100 (6 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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315.

The Temper TrapAustralia The Temper Trap
Year of Release:2012Appears in:13 charts
Rank in 2012:315Rank Score:73
Rank in 2010s1,452Overall Rank:11,989
Average Rating:  68/100 (29 votes)
Comments: 5 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%
Death Grips 2 0%
Andrew Bird 2 0%
Kyle Bobby Dunn 2 0%
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Country Albums %


United States 480 48%
United Kingdom 198 20%
Canada 58 6%
Australia 44 4%
Sweden 29 3%
France 28 3%
Mixed Nationality 24 2%
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