Best Albums of 2010

Listed below are the best albums of 2010 as calculated from their overall rankings in over 53,000 greatest album charts.

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2010 year summaryThe best artists of 2010 were Kanye West, Arcade Fire, The National, Beach House, LCD Soundsystem, Gorillaz, Deerhunter, Sufjan Stevens, The Black Keys and Joanna Newsom.
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Buy album United States
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2010
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Buy album United States
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2010
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18
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Buy album United States
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Year of Release:
2010
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18
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Buy album United States
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Year of Release:
2010
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18
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Buy album United States
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Year of Release:
2010
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Rank Score:
18
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Average Rating:
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Buy album United States
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Year of Release:
2010
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18
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Total albums: 1,000. Page 100 of 100

Best Albums of 2010 composition

Country Albums %


United States 440 44%
United Kingdom 178 18%
Canada 43 4%
Mixed Nationality 43 4%
Germany 42 4%
Australia 32 3%
Sweden 31 3%
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Compilation? Albums %
No 962 96%
Yes 38 4%
Live? Albums %
No 979 98%
Yes 21 2%
Soundtrack? Albums %
No 989 99%
Yes 11 1%
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