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Best Albums of 2011

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Listed below are the greatest albums of 2011 as calculated from their overall rankings in over 29,000 greatest album charts.

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2011 year summaryThe best artists of 2011 were Bon Iver, Fleet Foxes, The Beach Boys, Radiohead, P.J. Harvey, The Black Keys, M83, Adele, Foo Fighters and Destroyer.
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RankAlbumArtist
1.

Bon Iver, Bon IverUnited States Bon Iver
Year of Release:2011Appears in:609 charts
Rank in 2011:1Rank Score:12,622
Rank in 2010s9Overall Rank:191
Average Rating:  80/100 (932 votes)
Comments: 86 comments
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2.

Helplessness BluesUnited States Fleet Foxes
Year of Release:2011Appears in:611 charts
Rank in 2011:2Rank Score:11,027
Rank in 2010s12Overall Rank:229
Average Rating:  81/100 (932 votes)
Comments: 88 comments
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3.

The Smile Sessions
Compilation
United States The Beach Boys
Year of Release:2011Appears in:279 charts
Rank in 2011:3Rank Score:7,799
Rank in 2010s22Overall Rank:317
Average Rating: Top rated 86/100 (541 votes)
Comments: 50 comments
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4.

The King Of LimbsUnited Kingdom Radiohead
Year of Release:2011Appears in:596 charts
Rank in 2011:4Rank Score:7,067
Rank in 2010s25Overall Rank:339
Average Rating:  76/100 (1,420 votes)
Comments: 192 comments
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5.

Let England ShakeUnited Kingdom P.J. Harvey
Year of Release:2011Appears in:484 charts
Rank in 2011:5Rank Score:6,584
Rank in 2010s31Overall Rank:360
Average Rating:  80/100 (662 votes)
Comments: 45 comments
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6.

El CaminoUnited States The Black Keys
Year of Release:2011Appears in:427 charts
Rank in 2011:6Rank Score:6,370
Rank in 2010s33Overall Rank:371
Average Rating:  78/100 (810 votes)
Comments: 50 comments
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7.

Hurry Up, We're DreamingFrance M83
Year of Release:2011Appears in:325 charts
Rank in 2011:7Rank Score:4,500
Rank in 2010s44Overall Rank:509
Average Rating:  78/100 (456 votes)
Comments: 39 comments
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8.

21United Kingdom Adele
Year of Release:2011Appears in:303 charts
Rank in 2011:8Rank Score:4,481
Rank in 2010s45Overall Rank:511
Average Rating:  71/100 (635 votes)
Comments: 66 comments
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9.

Wasting LightUnited States Foo Fighters
Year of Release:2011Appears in:288 charts
Rank in 2011:9Rank Score:4,467
Rank in 2010s46Overall Rank:513
Average Rating:  76/100 (574 votes)
Comments: 39 comments
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10.

KaputtCanada Destroyer
Year of Release:2011Appears in:296 charts
Rank in 2011:10Rank Score:3,603
Rank in 2010s56Overall Rank:620
Average Rating:  79/100 (408 votes)
Comments: 39 comments
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Best Albums of 2011 composition

Artist Albums %


Various Artists 8 1%
The Weeknd 3 0%
Radiohead 2 0%
Lady Gaga 2 0%
Kate Bush 2 0%
Phil Spector 2 0%
Clams Casino 2 0%
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Country Albums %


United States 512 51%
United Kingdom 176 18%
Canada 53 5%
Australia 30 3%
Germany 29 3%
Mixed Nationality 29 3%
Sweden 20 2%
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