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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 15,000 greatest album charts.

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2012 year summaryThe best artists of 2012 were Tame Impala, Kendrick Lamar, Frank Ocean, Beach House, Jack White, ∆ (alt-j), Fiona Apple, Swans, Grizzly Bear and Death Grips.
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RankAlbumArtist
1.

LonerismAustralia Tame Impala
Year of Release:2012Appears in:401 charts
Rank in 2012:1Rank Score:8,480
Rank in 2010s4Overall Rank:186
Average Rating: 84/100 (471 votes)
Comments: 74 comments
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53.

Beard, Wives, DenimAustralia Pond
Year of Release:2012Appears in:33 charts
Rank in 2012:53Rank Score:319
Rank in 2010s273Overall Rank:3,320
Average Rating: 73/100 (44 votes)
Comments: 5 comments
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75.

PacificaAustralia The Presets
Year of Release:2012Appears in:13 charts
Rank in 2012:75Rank Score:241
Rank in 2010s379Overall Rank:4,161
Average Rating: 73/100 (13 votes)
Comments: 1 comment
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115.

FlumeAustralia Flume
Year of Release:2012Appears in:12 charts
Rank in 2012:115Rank Score:167
Rank in 2010s533Overall Rank:5,521
Average Rating: 75/100 (16 votes)
Comments: 1 comment
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126.

AnastasisAustralia Dead Can Dance
Year of Release:2012Appears in:19 charts
Rank in 2012:126Rank Score:149
Rank in 2010s588Overall Rank:6,039
Average Rating: 74/100 (32 votes)
Comments: 1 comment
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189.

Drinking From The SunAustralia Hilltop Hoods
Year of Release:2012Appears in:3 charts
Rank in 2012:189Rank Score:102
Rank in 2010s833Overall Rank:8,057
Average Rating: 69/100 (7 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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244.

Stay FrostyAustralia Emperors
Year of Release:2012Appears in:6 charts
Rank in 2012:244Rank Score:85
Rank in 2010s1,080Overall Rank:9,770
Average Rating: 72/100 (5 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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297.

This Was TomorrowAustralia Seth Sentry
Year of Release:2012Appears in:1 chart
Rank in 2012:297Rank Score:72
Rank in 2010s1,293Overall Rank:11,285
Average Rating: 71/100 (2 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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316.

Tawk TomahawkAustralia Hiatus Kaiyote
Year of Release:2012Appears in:2 charts
Rank in 2012:316Rank Score:65
Rank in 2010s1,388Overall Rank:12,025
Average Rating: Not enough data
Comments: 0 comments
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325.

Smokey's HauntAustralia Urthboy
Year of Release:2012Appears in:1 chart
Rank in 2012:325Rank Score:63
Rank in 2010s1,437Overall Rank:12,317
Average Rating: 73/100 (1 vote)
Comments: 0 comments
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Best Albums of 2012 composition

Artist Albums %


Various Artists 5 1%
Lil B 4 0%
Green Day 3 0%
Burial 3 0%
Kyle Bobby Dunn 2 0%
Mac DeMarco 2 0%
Lana Del Rey 2 0%
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Country Albums %


United States 485 49%
United Kingdom 188 19%
Canada 55 6%
Australia 46 5%
Sweden 28 3%
France 27 3%
Mixed Nationality 26 3%
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