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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
2.

LonerismAustralia Tame Impala
Year of Release:2012Appears in:572 charts
Rank in 2012:2Rank Score:13,323
Rank in 2010s4Overall Rank:131
Average Rating: Top rated 85/100 (737 votes)
Comments: 108 comments
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72.

Beard, Wives, DenimAustralia Pond
Year of Release:2012Appears in:37 charts
Rank in 2012:72Rank Score:281
Rank in 2010s406Overall Rank:4,175
Average Rating:  74/100 (61 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 2010s467Overall Rank:4,692
Average Rating:  72/100 (15 votes)
Comments: 1 comment
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104.

AnastasisAustralia Dead Can Dance
Year of Release:2012Appears in:25 charts
Rank in 2012:104Rank Score:199
Rank in 2010s556Overall Rank:5,468
Average Rating:  72/100 (41 votes)
Comments: 2 comments
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106.

Thinking In TexturesAustralia Chet Faker
Year of Release:2012Appears in:12 charts
Rank in 2012:106Rank Score:195
Rank in 2010s566Overall Rank:5,568
Average Rating:  77/100 (12 votes)
Comments: 1 comment
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110.

FlumeAustralia Flume
Year of Release:2012Appears in:11 charts
Rank in 2012:110Rank Score:190
Rank in 2010s585Overall Rank:5,692
Average Rating:  77/100 (22 votes)
Comments: 1 comment
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132.

AtlasAustralia Parkway Drive
Year of Release:2012Appears in:4 charts
Rank in 2012:132Rank Score:168
Rank in 2010s662Overall Rank:6,231
Average Rating:  70/100 (1 vote)
Comments: 0 comments
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171.

Chasing GhostsAustralia The Amity Affliction
Year of Release:2012Appears in:4 charts
Rank in 2012:171Rank Score:131
Rank in 2010s833Overall Rank:7,514
Average Rating:  75/100 (1 vote)
Comments: 0 comments
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192.

Portal Of IAustralia Ne Obliviscaris
Year of Release:2012Appears in:8 charts
Rank in 2012:192Rank Score:116
Rank in 2010s932Overall Rank:8,291
Average Rating:  67/100 (11 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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212.

Drinking From The SunAustralia Hilltop Hoods
Year of Release:2012Appears in:4 charts
Rank in 2012:212Rank Score:103
Rank in 2010s1,048Overall Rank:9,085
Average Rating:  72/100 (8 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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Best Albums of 2012 composition

Artist Albums %


Various Artists 8 1%
Green Day 3 0%
Burial 3 0%
Mac DeMarco 2 0%
Lana Del Rey 2 0%
Mouse On Mars 2 0%
Neil Young And Crazy Horse 2 0%
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Country Albums %


United States 486 49%
United Kingdom 193 19%
Canada 53 5%
Australia 44 4%
Sweden 28 3%
France 26 3%
Mixed Nationality 23 2%
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