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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 28,000 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.
20103,431292,751 The Suburbs (39th)
by Arcade Fire
20113,632220,721 Bon Iver, Bon Iver (198th)
by Bon Iver
20123,866222,316 Good Kid, M.A.A.D City (80th)
by Kendrick Lamar
20134,406199,144 Modern Vampires Of The City (172nd)
by Vampire Weekend
20144,671137,503 Lost In The Dream (280th)
by The War On Drugs
20154,436146,385 To Pimp A Butterfly (86th)
by Kendrick Lamar
20163,95990,934 A Moon Shaped Pool (223rd)
by Radiohead
20171,6219,498 DAMN. (3,053rd)
by Kendrick Lamar
Total30,0221,319,253

The best artists of the 2010s are Kendrick Lamar, Arcade Fire, Kanye West, Tame Impala, Sufjan Stevens, The National, Beach House, Vampire Weekend, Radiohead and Frank Ocean.
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RankAlbumArtist
71.

We Are The 21st Century Ambassadors Of Peace And MagicUnited States Foxygen
Year of Release:2013Appears in:247 charts
Rank in 2013:11Rank Score:2,477
Rank in 2010s71Overall Rank:843
Average Rating:  76/100 (419 votes)
Comments: 74 comments
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72.

CeremonialsUnited Kingdom Florence And The Machine
Year of Release:2011Appears in:158 charts
Rank in 2011:14Rank Score:2,470
Rank in 2010s72Overall Rank:844
Average Rating:  74/100 (297 votes)
Comments: 16 comments
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73.

Skeleton TreeAustralia Nick Cave And The Bad Seeds
Year of Release:2016Appears in:263 charts
Rank in 2016:5Rank Score:2,442
Rank in 2010s73Overall Rank:853
Average Rating:  83/100 (362 votes)
Comments: 29 comments
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74.

Attack On MemoryUnited States Cloud Nothings
Year of Release:2012Appears in:209 charts
Rank in 2012:13Rank Score:2,431
Rank in 2010s74Overall Rank:857
Average Rating:  76/100 (371 votes)
Comments: 48 comments
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75.

Celebration RockCanada Japandroids
Year of Release:2012Appears in:197 charts
Rank in 2012:14Rank Score:2,406
Rank in 2010s75Overall Rank:864
Average Rating:  75/100 (327 votes)
Comments: 35 comments
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76.

The MonitorUnited States Titus Andronicus
Year of Release:2010Appears in:131 charts
Rank in 2010:18Rank Score:2,317
Rank in 2010s76Overall Rank:889
Average Rating:  78/100 (213 votes)
Comments: 19 comments
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77.

Atrocity ExhibitionUnited States Danny Brown
Year of Release:2016Appears in:199 charts
Rank in 2016:6Rank Score:2,315
Rank in 2010s77Overall Rank:891
Average Rating:  83/100 (274 votes)
Comments: 26 comments
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78.

22, A MillionUnited States Bon Iver
Year of Release:2016Appears in:238 charts
Rank in 2016:7Rank Score:2,309
Rank in 2010s78Overall Rank:899
Average Rating:  79/100 (362 votes)
Comments: 51 comments
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79.

2Canada Mac DeMarco
Year of Release:2012Appears in:142 charts
Rank in 2012:15Rank Score:2,285
Rank in 2010s79Overall Rank:909
Average Rating:  80/100 (265 votes)
Comments: 9 comments
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80.

Burst ApartUnited States The Antlers
Year of Release:2011Appears in:223 charts
Rank in 2011:15Rank Score:2,199
Rank in 2010s80Overall Rank:936
Average Rating:  78/100 (308 votes)
Comments: 24 comments
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Best Albums of the 2010s composition

Year Albums %


2010 181 18%
2011 187 19%
2012 157 16%
2013 160 16%
2014 121 12%
2015 116 12%
2016 72 7%
2017 6 1%
Artist Albums %


Death Grips 6 1%
The Weeknd 6 1%
Drake 5 1%
Kendrick Lamar 5 1%
Frank Ocean 4 0%
The Tallest Man On Earth 4 0%
Burial 4 0%
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Country Albums %


United States 557 56%
United Kingdom 211 21%
Canada 74 7%
Australia 31 3%
Sweden 18 2%
Mixed Nationality 15 2%
France 12 1%
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