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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 16,000 greatest album charts.

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2012 year summaryThe best artists of 2012 were Tame Impala, Kendrick Lamar, Frank Ocean, Beach House, ∆ (alt-j), Jack White, Swans, Death Grips, Fiona Apple and Grizzly Bear.
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RankAlbumArtist
37.

There's No Leaving NowSweden The Tallest Man On Earth
Year of Release:2012Appears in:50 charts
Rank in 2012:37Rank Score:505
Rank in 2010s196Overall Rank:2,393
Average Rating: 73/100 (83 votes)
Comments: 9 comments
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45.

The Lion's RoarSweden First Aid Kit
Year of Release:2012Appears in:45 charts
Rank in 2012:45Rank Score:392
Rank in 2010s239Overall Rank:2,914
Average Rating: 71/100 (104 votes)
Comments: 13 comments
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73.

KinSweden Iamamiwhoami
Year of Release:2012Appears in:25 charts
Rank in 2012:73Rank Score:259
Rank in 2010s378Overall Rank:4,101
Average Rating: 72/100 (35 votes)
Comments: 6 comments
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106.

World MusicSweden Goat
Year of Release:2012Appears in:16 charts
Rank in 2012:106Rank Score:194
Rank in 2010s512Overall Rank:5,153
Average Rating: 70/100 (23 votes)
Comments: 1 comment
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142.

I Know What Love Isn'tSweden Jens Lekman
Year of Release:2012Appears in:12 charts
Rank in 2012:142Rank Score:144
Rank in 2010s663Overall Rank:6,476
Average Rating: 74/100 (16 votes)
Comments: 2 comments
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184.

The GarlandsSweden The Garlands
Year of Release:2012Appears in:5 charts
Rank in 2012:184Rank Score:112
Rank in 2010s819Overall Rank:7,826
Average Rating: 75/100 (5 votes)
Comments: 1 comment
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187.

Pandora's PinataSweden Diablo Swing Orchestra
Year of Release:2012Appears in:8 charts
Rank in 2012:187Rank Score:111
Rank in 2010s826Overall Rank:7,865
Average Rating: 74/100 (7 votes)
Comments: 1 comment
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292.

Lights OutSweden Graveyard
Year of Release:2012Appears in:6 charts
Rank in 2012:292Rank Score:77
Rank in 2010s1,298Overall Rank:11,103
Average Rating: 75/100 (4 votes)
Comments: 1 comment
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328.

Banks Of EdenSweden The Flower Kings
Year of Release:2012Appears in:3 charts
Rank in 2012:328Rank Score:67
Rank in 2010s1,478Overall Rank:12,386
Average Rating: 73/100 (1 vote)
Comments: 0 comments
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361.

Carolus RexSweden Sabaton
Year of Release:2012Appears in:1 chart
Rank in 2012:361Rank Score:57
Rank in 2010s1,650Overall Rank:13,559
Average Rating: 68/100 (3 votes)
Comments: 1 comment
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Best Albums of 2012 composition

Artist Albums %


Various Artists 5 1%
Green Day 3 0%
Lil B 3 0%
Burial 3 0%
Andrew Bird 2 0%
Death Grips 2 0%
Neneh Cherry & The Thing 2 0%
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Country Albums %


United States 477 48%
United Kingdom 193 19%
Canada 60 6%
Australia 47 5%
Sweden 28 3%
France 27 3%
Mixed Nationality 25 3%
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