Best Albums of 2012

Listed below are the best albums of 2012 as calculated from their overall rankings in over 39,000 greatest album charts.

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2012 year summaryThe best artists of 2012 were Kendrick Lamar, Tame Impala, Frank Ocean, ∆ (alt-J), Death Grips, Beach House, Fiona Apple, Lana Del Rey, Swans and Grimes.
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Best Albums of 2012 composition

Artist Albums %


Various Artists 9 1%
Burial 3 0%
Green Day 3 0%
Lana Del Rey 2 0%
Death Grips 2 0%
Wiz Khalifa 2 0%
Frank Zappa 2 0%
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Country Albums %


United States 468 47%
United Kingdom 191 19%
Canada 66 7%
Mixed Nationality 37 4%
Australia 32 3%
Sweden 30 3%
Germany 25 3%
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Best Albums of 1973
1. The Dark Side Of The Moon by Pink Floyd
2. Houses Of The Holy by Led Zeppelin
3. Quadrophenia by The Who
4. Innervisions by Stevie Wonder
5. Selling England By The Pound by Genesis
6. Goodbye Yellow Brick Road by Elton John
7. Raw Power by Iggy And The Stooges
8. Band On The Run by Paul McCartney & Wings
9. Aladdin Sane by David Bowie
10. (pronounced 'lĕh-'nérd 'skin-'nérd) by Lynyrd Skynyrd
11. Future Days by Can
12. Berlin by Lou Reed
13. The Wild, The Innocent & The E Street Shuffle by Bruce Springsteen
14. Tubular Bells by Mike Oldfield
15. For Your Pleasure by Roxy Music
16. Head Hunters by Herbie Hancock
17. Closing Time by Tom Waits
18. Sabbath Bloody Sabbath by Black Sabbath
19. Larks' Tongues In Aspic by King Crimson
20. Artaud by Pescado Rabioso


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