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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 35,000 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.
20103,946345,291 The Suburbs (40th)
by Arcade Fire
20114,116259,264 Bon Iver, Bon Iver (194th)
by Bon Iver
20124,377275,431 Good Kid, M.A.A.D City (63rd)
by Kendrick Lamar
20135,001241,662 Modern Vampires Of The City (171st)
by Vampire Weekend
20145,254177,260 Lost In The Dream (241st)
by The War On Drugs
20155,059207,302 To Pimp A Butterfly (54th)
by Kendrick Lamar
20164,828160,212 A Moon Shaped Pool (143rd)
by Radiohead
20174,769123,330 DAMN. (463rd)
by Kendrick Lamar
20183,37633,189 Twin Fantasy (Face To Face) (2,008th)
by Car Seat Headrest
Total40,7261,822,942

The best artists of the 2010s are Kendrick Lamar, Arcade Fire, Kanye West, Tame Impala, Sufjan Stevens, The National, Beach House, Radiohead, Frank Ocean and Vampire Weekend.
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The SuburbsCanada Arcade Fire
Year of Release:2010Appears in:1,472 charts
Rank in 2010:1Rank Score:45,934
Rank in 2010s1Overall Rank:40
Average Rating: Top rated 85/100 (2,189 votes)
Comments: 213 comments
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My Beautiful Dark Twisted FantasyUnited States Kanye West
Year of Release:2010Appears in:1,260 charts
Rank in 2010:2Rank Score:41,029
Rank in 2010s2Overall Rank:47
Average Rating: Top rated 85/100 (1,667 votes)
Comments: 213 comments
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To Pimp A ButterflyUnited States Kendrick Lamar
Year of Release:2015Appears in:1,169 charts
Rank in 2015:1Rank Score:38,497
Rank in 2010s3Overall Rank:54
Average Rating: Top rated 90/100 (1,512 votes)
Comments: 282 comments
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Good Kid, M.A.A.D CityUnited States Kendrick Lamar
Year of Release:2012Appears in:1,067 charts
Rank in 2012:1Rank Score:33,845
Rank in 2010s4Overall Rank:63
Average Rating: Top rated 88/100 (1,427 votes)
Comments: 158 comments
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LonerismAustralia Tame Impala
Year of Release:2012Appears in:1,060 charts
Rank in 2012:2Rank Score:27,000
Rank in 2010s5Overall Rank:88
Average Rating: Top rated 85/100 (1,423 votes)
Comments: 149 comments
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6.

A Moon Shaped PoolUnited Kingdom Radiohead
Year of Release:2016Appears in:943 charts
Rank in 2016:1Rank Score:18,144
Rank in 2010s6Overall Rank:143
Average Rating: Top rated 88/100 (1,482 votes)
Comments: 226 comments
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7.

Carrie & LowellUnited States Sufjan Stevens
Year of Release:2015Appears in:829 charts
Rank in 2015:2Rank Score:17,773
Rank in 2010s7Overall Rank:148
Average Rating: Top rated 86/100 (1,037 votes)
Comments: 118 comments
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8.

High VioletUnited States The National
Year of Release:2010Appears in:766 charts
Rank in 2010:3Rank Score:17,680
Rank in 2010s8Overall Rank:151
Average Rating:  82/100 (1,037 votes)
Comments: 75 comments
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Modern Vampires Of The CityUnited States Vampire Weekend
Year of Release:2013Appears in:747 charts
Rank in 2013:1Rank Score:15,712
Rank in 2010s9Overall Rank:171
Average Rating:  82/100 (1,053 votes)
Comments: 112 comments
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Bon Iver, Bon IverUnited States Bon Iver
Year of Release:2011Appears in:700 charts
Rank in 2011:1Rank Score:14,098
Rank in 2010s10Overall Rank:194
Average Rating:  80/100 (1,050 votes)
Comments: 89 comments
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Best Albums of the 2010s composition

Year Albums %


2010 149 15%
2011 166 17%
2012 137 14%
2013 145 15%
2014 108 11%
2015 107 11%
2016 71 7%
2017 92 9%
2018 25 3%
Artist Albums %


Death Grips 8 1%
King Gizzard & The Lizard Wizard 6 1%
The Weeknd 5 1%
Julia Holter 5 1%
Kendrick Lamar 5 1%
Lana Del Rey 5 1%
Beach House 5 1%
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Country Albums %


United States 556 56%
United Kingdom 213 21%
Canada 76 8%
Australia 31 3%
Sweden 19 2%
Mixed Nationality 19 2%
Norway 12 1%
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