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Best Albums of the 2010s

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Listed below are the greatest albums of the 2010s as calculated from their overall rankings in over 30,000 greatest album charts.

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YearAlbums   The number of albums from each year featuring in the greatest album charts. Score   Total rank score for each year (made up of the total rank score from all albums in that year) Top Ranked Album   The top ranked album from each year and where it ranks in the overall chart.
20103,598310,415 The Suburbs (39th)
by Arcade Fire
20113,792233,210 Bon Iver, Bon Iver (191st)
by Bon Iver
20124,042239,731 Good Kid, M.A.A.D City (78th)
by Kendrick Lamar
20134,622213,406 Modern Vampires Of The City (171st)
by Vampire Weekend
20144,874150,445 Lost In The Dream (262nd)
by The War On Drugs
20154,661166,526 To Pimp A Butterfly (74th)
by Kendrick Lamar
20164,331114,389 A Moon Shaped Pool (182nd)
by Radiohead
20172,97630,245 DAMN. (1,990th)
by Kendrick Lamar
Total32,8961,458,366

The best artists of the 2010s are Kendrick Lamar, Arcade Fire, Kanye West, Tame Impala, Sufjan Stevens, The National, Beach House, Radiohead, Vampire Weekend and Frank Ocean.
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11.

Teen DreamUnited States Beach House
Year of Release:2010Appears in:621 charts
Rank in 2010:4Rank Score:11,717
Rank in 2010s11Overall Rank:216
Average Rating:  82/100 (833 votes)
Comments: 78 comments
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12.

Helplessness BluesUnited States Fleet Foxes
Year of Release:2011Appears in:629 charts
Rank in 2011:2Rank Score:11,353
Rank in 2010s12Overall Rank:224
Average Rating:  81/100 (954 votes)
Comments: 88 comments
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ReflektorCanada Arcade Fire
Year of Release:2013Appears in:637 charts
Rank in 2013:2Rank Score:10,752
Rank in 2010s13Overall Rank:233
Average Rating:  80/100 (1,128 votes)
Comments: 150 comments
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14.

Channel ORANGEUnited States Frank Ocean
Year of Release:2012Appears in:535 charts
Rank in 2012:3Rank Score:10,703
Rank in 2010s14Overall Rank:234
Average Rating:  81/100 (791 votes)
Comments: 87 comments
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15.

This Is HappeningUnited States LCD Soundsystem
Year of Release:2010Appears in:530 charts
Rank in 2010:5Rank Score:10,615
Rank in 2010s15Overall Rank:237
Average Rating:  82/100 (759 votes)
Comments: 48 comments
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16.

An Awesome WaveUnited Kingdom ∆ (alt-j)
Year of Release:2012Appears in:451 charts
Rank in 2012:4Rank Score:9,837
Rank in 2010s16Overall Rank:254
Average Rating:  78/100 (696 votes)
Comments: 62 comments
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17.

Lost In The DreamUnited States The War On Drugs
Year of Release:2014Appears in:574 charts
Rank in 2014:1Rank Score:9,331
Rank in 2010s17Overall Rank:262
Average Rating:  82/100 (759 votes)
Comments: 83 comments
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18.

AMUnited Kingdom Arctic Monkeys
Year of Release:2013Appears in:507 charts
Rank in 2013:3Rank Score:8,961
Rank in 2010s18Overall Rank:276
Average Rating:  77/100 (998 votes)
Comments: 111 comments
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19.

BrothersUnited States The Black Keys
Year of Release:2010Appears in:524 charts
Rank in 2010:6Rank Score:8,708
Rank in 2010s19Overall Rank:286
Average Rating:  78/100 (966 votes)
Comments: 42 comments
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20.

Random Access MemoriesFrance Daft Punk
Year of Release:2013Appears in:544 charts
Rank in 2013:4Rank Score:8,254
Rank in 2010s20Overall Rank:309
Average Rating:  79/100 (972 votes)
Comments: 85 comments
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Best Albums of the 2010s composition

Year Albums %


2010 174 17%
2011 183 18%
2012 152 15%
2013 154 15%
2014 117 12%
2015 115 12%
2016 79 8%
2017 26 3%
Artist Albums %


Death Grips 6 1%
Drake 5 1%
The Weeknd 5 1%
Kendrick Lamar 5 1%
Laura Marling 4 0%
Burial 4 0%
Lana Del Rey 4 0%
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Country Albums %


United States 560 56%
United Kingdom 214 21%
Canada 77 8%
Australia 28 3%
Sweden 17 2%
Mixed Nationality 16 2%
Ireland 12 1%
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