"If only I could fill my heart with love"

- The Cure
 

Best Albums of 2012

« View best albums of 2011View best albums of 2013 »

Listed below are the greatest albums of 2012 as calculated from their overall rankings in over 18,000 greatest album charts.

Best albums by year or decade
View by decade:
View by year:
2012 year summaryThe best artists of 2012 were Tame Impala, Kendrick Lamar, ∆ (alt-j), Frank Ocean, Beach House, Swans, Jack White, Death Grips, Fiona Apple and Grimes.
View chart at point in time
 Show this chart as it was on the following date
Share this chart
Share | |
| RSS feed: | Download CSV file: Log in / register
URL to this chart: |
Collector's summary (top 193) (filtered)Log in or register to discover the great albums that are missing from your music collection!

This chart is currently filtered to only show albums from United Kingdom. (Remove this filter).

Sort byOverall Rank | Number of Charts | Average Rating | Number of Ratings | Release Date | Title | Artist
RankAlbumArtist
3.

An Awesome WaveUnited Kingdom ∆ (alt-j)
Year of Release:2012Appears in:227 charts
Rank in 2012:3Rank Score:4,802
Rank in 2010s13Overall Rank:341
Average Rating:  77/100 (334 votes)
Comments: 37 comments
Buy album United States Amazon   Amazon MP3   eBay   iTunes   Use the iTunes, Amazon or eBay buttons to safely buy this item from one of the world's top online stores.
14.

The 2nd LawUnited Kingdom Muse
Year of Release:2012Appears in:117 charts
Rank in 2012:14Rank Score:1,649
Rank in 2010s63Overall Rank:933
Average Rating:  64/100 (307 votes)
Comments: 45 comments
Buy album United States Amazon   Amazon MP3   eBay   iTunes   Use the iTunes, Amazon or eBay buttons to safely buy this item from one of the world's top online stores.
17.

BabelUnited Kingdom Mumford & Sons
Year of Release:2012Appears in:82 charts
Rank in 2012:17Rank Score:1,118
Rank in 2010s81Overall Rank:1,281
Average Rating:  58/100 (212 votes)
Comments: 31 comments
Buy album United States Amazon   Amazon MP3   eBay   iTunes   Use the iTunes, Amazon or eBay buttons to safely buy this item from one of the world's top online stores.
18.

Jake BuggUnited Kingdom Jake Bugg
Year of Release:2012Appears in:96 charts
Rank in 2012:18Rank Score:1,050
Rank in 2010s82Overall Rank:1,338
Average Rating:  73/100 (147 votes)
Comments: 15 comments
Buy album United States Amazon   Amazon MP3   eBay   iTunes   Use the iTunes, Amazon or eBay buttons to safely buy this item from one of the world's top online stores.
21.

Django DjangoUnited Kingdom Django Django
Year of Release:2012Appears in:110 charts
Rank in 2012:21Rank Score:869
Rank in 2010s98Overall Rank:1,591
Average Rating:  75/100 (163 votes)
Comments: 19 comments
Buy album United States Amazon   Amazon MP3   eBay   iTunes   Use the iTunes, Amazon or eBay buttons to safely buy this item from one of the world's top online stores.
26.

CoexistUnited Kingdom The xx
Year of Release:2012Appears in:98 charts
Rank in 2012:26Rank Score:723
Rank in 2010s121Overall Rank:1,843
Average Rating:  72/100 (220 votes)
Comments: 16 comments
Buy album United States Amazon   Amazon MP3   eBay   iTunes   Use the iTunes, Amazon or eBay buttons to safely buy this item from one of the world's top online stores.
32.

DevotionUnited Kingdom Jessie Ware
Year of Release:2012Appears in:42 charts
Rank in 2012:32Rank Score:576
Rank in 2010s174Overall Rank:2,218
Average Rating:  73/100 (71 votes)
Comments: 1 comment
Buy album United States Amazon   Amazon MP3   eBay   iTunes   Use the iTunes, Amazon or eBay buttons to safely buy this item from one of the world's top online stores.
36.

KindredUnited Kingdom Burial
Year of Release:2012Appears in:55 charts
Rank in 2012:36Rank Score:520
Rank in 2010s192Overall Rank:2,406
Average Rating:  78/100 (110 votes)
Comments: 6 comments
Buy album United States Amazon   Amazon MP3   eBay   iTunes   Use the iTunes, Amazon or eBay buttons to safely buy this item from one of the world's top online stores.
37.

Given To The WildUnited Kingdom The Maccabees
Year of Release:2012Appears in:61 charts
Rank in 2012:37Rank Score:455
Rank in 2010s211Overall Rank:2,672
Average Rating:  71/100 (122 votes)
Comments: 16 comments
Buy album United States Amazon   Amazon MP3   eBay   iTunes   Use the iTunes, Amazon or eBay buttons to safely buy this item from one of the world's top online stores.
40.


Safe Mode: On
The Haunted ManUnited Kingdom Bat For Lashes
Year of Release:2012Appears in:52 charts
Rank in 2012:40Rank Score:414
Rank in 2010s228Overall Rank:2,898
Average Rating:  74/100 (84 votes)
Comments: 4 comments
Buy album United States Amazon   Amazon MP3   eBay   iTunes   Use the iTunes, Amazon or eBay buttons to safely buy this item from one of the world's top online stores.

Best Albums of 2012 composition

Artist Albums %


Various Artists 6 1%
Lil B 4 0%
Green Day 3 0%
Burial 3 0%
Kyle Bobby Dunn 2 0%
Neil Young And Crazy Horse 2 0%
Maggs And Trish 2 0%
Show all
Country Albums %


United States 480 48%
United Kingdom 193 19%
Canada 59 6%
Australia 46 5%
Sweden 29 3%
France 27 3%
Mixed Nationality 26 3%
Show all

« View best albums of 2011View best albums of 2013 »

BestEverAlbums.com  Site Newsletter
Sign up to receive the latest site news.
We value your privacy

BestEverAlbums.com   Music Stores
United States  Buy from your favourite store:
eBay Amazon iTunes


Copyright © 2005-2014 BestEverAlbums.com. All rights reserved.    Terms of Use  |   Privacy Policy  |   Contact Us  |   Advertising  |   RSS Feeds  |   Site Map  |   Hosting by ServInt