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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 31,000 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.
20103,658321,058 The Suburbs (39th)
by Arcade Fire
20113,857242,882 Bon Iver, Bon Iver (187th)
by Bon Iver
20124,094249,847 Good Kid, M.A.A.D City (74th)
by Kendrick Lamar
20134,682223,878 Modern Vampires Of The City (166th)
by Vampire Weekend
20144,942159,034 Lost In The Dream (247th)
by The War On Drugs
20154,740175,846 To Pimp A Butterfly (70th)
by Kendrick Lamar
20164,461124,097 A Moon Shaped Pool (171st)
by Radiohead
20174,14472,439 DAMN. (847th)
by Kendrick Lamar
2018159153 Post- (22,655th)
by Jeff Rosenstock
Total34,7371,569,234

The best artists of the 2010s are Kendrick Lamar, Arcade Fire, Kanye West, Tame Impala, The National, Sufjan Stevens, Beach House, Radiohead, Vampire Weekend and Frank Ocean.
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The SuburbsCanada Arcade Fire
Year of Release:2010Appears in:1,360 charts
Rank in 2010:1Rank Score:44,132
Rank in 2010s1Overall Rank:39
Average Rating: Top rated 85/100 (2,002 votes)
Comments: 200 comments
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My Beautiful Dark Twisted FantasyUnited States Kanye West
Year of Release:2010Appears in:1,131 charts
Rank in 2010:2Rank Score:37,528
Rank in 2010s2Overall Rank:52
Average Rating:  84/100 (1,483 votes)
Comments: 197 comments
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To Pimp A ButterflyUnited States Kendrick Lamar
Year of Release:2015Appears in:963 charts
Rank in 2015:1Rank Score:29,631
Rank in 2010s3Overall Rank:70
Average Rating: Top rated 89/100 (1,269 votes)
Comments: 258 comments
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Good Kid, M.A.A.D CityUnited States Kendrick Lamar
Year of Release:2012Appears in:906 charts
Rank in 2012:1Rank Score:28,445
Rank in 2010s4Overall Rank:74
Average Rating: Top rated 88/100 (1,239 votes)
Comments: 148 comments
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5.

LonerismAustralia Tame Impala
Year of Release:2012Appears in:954 charts
Rank in 2012:2Rank Score:24,340
Rank in 2010s5Overall Rank:94
Average Rating: Top rated 85/100 (1,268 votes)
Comments: 139 comments
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6.

High VioletUnited States The National
Year of Release:2010Appears in:709 charts
Rank in 2010:3Rank Score:16,615
Rank in 2010s6Overall Rank:144
Average Rating:  82/100 (966 votes)
Comments: 72 comments
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Carrie & LowellUnited States Sufjan Stevens
Year of Release:2015Appears in:751 charts
Rank in 2015:2Rank Score:15,938
Rank in 2010s7Overall Rank:153
Average Rating: Top rated 86/100 (894 votes)
Comments: 111 comments
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Modern Vampires Of The CityUnited States Vampire Weekend
Year of Release:2013Appears in:692 charts
Rank in 2013:1Rank Score:14,837
Rank in 2010s8Overall Rank:166
Average Rating:  82/100 (950 votes)
Comments: 105 comments
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A Moon Shaped PoolUnited Kingdom Radiohead
Year of Release:2016Appears in:793 charts
Rank in 2016:1Rank Score:14,452
Rank in 2010s9Overall Rank:171
Average Rating: Top rated 88/100 (1,240 votes)
Comments: 213 comments
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Bon Iver, Bon IverUnited States Bon Iver
Year of Release:2011Appears in:640 charts
Rank in 2011:1Rank Score:13,374
Rank in 2010s10Overall Rank:187
Average Rating:  80/100 (968 votes)
Comments: 86 comments
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Best Albums of the 2010s composition

Year Albums %


2010 162 16%
2011 176 18%
2012 150 15%
2013 154 15%
2014 115 12%
2015 111 11%
2016 72 7%
2017 60 6%
2018 0 0%
Artist Albums %


Death Grips 6 1%
Kendrick Lamar 5 1%
Lana Del Rey 5 1%
Laura Marling 5 1%
King Gizzard & The Lizard Wizard 5 1%
Drake 5 1%
The Weeknd 5 1%
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Country Albums %


United States 560 56%
United Kingdom 215 22%
Canada 78 8%
Australia 27 3%
Sweden 17 2%
Mixed Nationality 17 2%
France 12 1%
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