This Is Happening (studio album) by LCD Soundsystem

This Is Happening
This Is Happening by LCD Soundsystem
Year: 2010
Release date: 2010-05-12
Overall rank: 187th   Overall chart historyOverall chart history
Average Rating: 
82/100 (from 1,032 votes)
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Accolades:
Award Top 5 albums of 2010 (5th)
Award Top 20 albums of the 2010s (18th)
Award Top 200 albums of all time (187th)
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LCD Soundsystem bestography

This Is Happening is ranked 2nd best out of 8 albums by LCD Soundsystem on BestEverAlbums.com.

The best album by LCD Soundsystem is Sound Of Silver which is ranked number 91 in the list of all-time albums with a total rank score of 16,692.

LCD Soundsystem album bestography « Higher ranked (91st) This album (187th) Lower ranked (682nd) »
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This Is Happening track list

  Track ratingsTrack ratings The tracks on this album have an average rating of 86 out of 100 (all tracks have been rated).

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Average Rating: 
82/100 (from 1,032 votes)
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This album is rated in the top 1% of all albums on BestEverAlbums.com. This album has a Bayesian average rating of 82.4/100, a mean average of 81.0/100, and a trimmed mean (excluding outliers) of 82.5/100. The standard deviation for this album is 15.0.

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90/100
From 06/24/2020 10:21
Fav. Tracks: Dance Yrself Clean, Drunk Girls, All I Want.
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85/100
From 04/23/2020 22:54
Favorite Tracks: Dance Yrself Clean, I Can Change, Home
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100/100
From 04/20/2020 23:38
this is my favourite album ever. it's hard to even write about how much i love it. it's warm, funny, bittersweet and every second of it makes you happy to be alive, happy to have friends, happy to be going out and having fun. it sounds like life - it's nostalgic, heartbroken, drunk, bitter, sarcastic, hungover and starry-eyed. sorry for the wank, i just can't help it. james murphy, thank you x
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80/100
From 12/08/2019 06:15
As fun as Sound of Silver, and more interesting.
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From 12/03/2019 19:11
100/100

Sounds like a Gary Numan modern album but with more dancing songs
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80/100
From 11/07/2019 20:13
Some truly outstanding moments on this album, including Dance Yrself Clean, You Wanted A Hit, Home, and I Can Change. However, there are also a few songs that weren't too interesting to me (Drunk Girls, Somebody's Calling Me). Overall, great record, just wish is was slightly more consistent.
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From 07/17/2019 01:16
This is happpening is a collection of slowburn buildups with misses(drunks,one touch,all i want), mehs(somebody's calling me) and most importantly marks (dance yrself clean,pow pow, i can change, home,you wanted a hit).
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95/100
From 07/09/2019 01:52
Awesome, though a tad below Sound of Silver.

Favorites: Dance Yrself Clean, All I Want.
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80/100
From 04/11/2019 23:07
Overall: 9.3

Top Tracks: "Dance Yrself Clean", "I Can Change", "Home"

Infectious sound collages of songs with catchy melodies and great lyrics.
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85/100
From 02/25/2019 01:46
Standouts: Dance Yrself Clean, Home, I Can Change

Least Favorites: Somebody's Calling Me, One Touch
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