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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Total albums: 1,000. Page 100 of 100

Best Albums of 2012 composition

Country Albums %


United States 466 47%
United Kingdom 191 19%
Canada 65 7%
Mixed Nationality 37 4%
Australia 32 3%
Sweden 31 3%
Germany 28 3%
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Best Artists of 2011
1. Bon Iver
2. Fleet Foxes
3. The Beach Boys
4. Radiohead
5. The Black Keys
6. PJ Harvey
7. Adele
8. M83
9. Foo Fighters
10. Destroyer
11. St. Vincent
12. Florence + The Machine
13. James Blake
14. Kendrick Lamar
15. Death Grips
16. Arctic Monkeys
17. The Strokes
18. Foster The People
19. The Antlers
20. Drake


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