Best Albums of the 2010s

Listed below are the best albums of the 2010s as calculated from their overall rankings in over 43,000 greatest album charts.

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2010s decade summary
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.
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Total52,4671,966,989

The best artists of the 2010s were Kendrick Lamar, Kanye West, Arcade Fire, Tame Impala, Beach House, Frank Ocean, Sufjan Stevens, Radiohead, The National and Vampire Weekend.
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Total albums: 1,000. Page 100 of 100

Best Albums of the 2010s composition

Year Albums %


2010 106 11%
2011 142 14%
2012 110 11%
2013 126 13%
2014 105 11%
2015 104 10%
2016 74 7%
2017 103 10%
2018 77 8%
2019 53 5%
Country Albums %


United States 568 57%
United Kingdom 212 21%
Canada 68 7%
Australia 36 4%
Mixed Nationality 25 3%
Sweden 17 2%
Ireland 11 1%
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Compilation? Albums %
No 991 99%
Yes 9 1%
Live? Albums %
No 997 100%
Yes 3 0%
Best Artists of the 1970s
1. Pink Floyd
2. David Bowie
3. Led Zeppelin
4. Neil Young
5. The Rolling Stones
6. The Clash
7. The Who
8. Fleetwood Mac
9. Black Sabbath
10. Bruce Springsteen
11. Genesis
12. Bob Dylan
13. Stevie Wonder
14. Joy Division
15. Yes
16. Nick Drake
17. Paul McCartney
18. Joni Mitchell
19. Queen
20. Bob Marley
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