Best Albums of 2011

Listed below are the best albums of 2011 as calculated from their overall rankings in over 46,000 greatest album charts.

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2011 year summaryThe best artists of 2011 were Fleet Foxes, Bon Iver, The Beach Boys, PJ Harvey, Radiohead, The Black Keys, Destroyer, M83, Adele and Foo Fighters.
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Total albums: 1,000. Page 100 of 100

Best Albums of 2011 composition

Artist Albums %


Various Artists 5 1%
The Weeknd 3 0%
Andy Stott 2 0%
James Blake 2 0%
Clams Casino 2 0%
Lil Wayne 2 0%
Queen 2 0%
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Country Albums %


United States 501 50%
United Kingdom 177 18%
Canada 53 5%
Mixed Nationality 32 3%
Australia 30 3%
Germany 26 3%
Sweden 25 3%
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Compilation? Albums %
No 959 96%
Yes 41 4%
Live? Albums %
No 981 98%
Yes 19 2%
Soundtrack? Albums %
No 999 100%
Yes 1 0%
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