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Best Albums of 2014

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Listed below are the greatest albums of 2014 as calculated from their overall rankings in over 33,000 greatest album charts.

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2014 year summaryThe best artists of 2014 were The War On Drugs, Swans, Mark Kozelek, Sun Kil Moon, Run The Jewels, Mac DeMarco, St. Vincent, D'Angelo, D'Angelo And The Vanguard and ∆ (alt-j).
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RankAlbumArtist
1.

Lost In The DreamUnited States The War On Drugs
Year of Release:2014Appears in:623 charts
Rank in 2014:1Rank Score:10,818
Rank in 2010s16Overall Rank:242
Average Rating:  82/100 (820 votes)
Comments: 88 comments
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2.

To Be KindUnited States Swans
Year of Release:2014Appears in:363 charts
Rank in 2014:2Rank Score:5,785
Rank in 2010s39Overall Rank:435
Average Rating:  82/100 (592 votes)
Comments: 83 comments
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3.

BenjiUnited States Sun Kil Moon
Year of Release:2014Appears in:395 charts
Rank in 2014:3Rank Score:5,045
Rank in 2010s43Overall Rank:490
Average Rating:  80/100 (612 votes)
Comments: 75 comments
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4.

Run The Jewels 2United States Run The Jewels
Year of Release:2014Appears in:382 charts
Rank in 2014:4Rank Score:4,968
Rank in 2010s46Overall Rank:499
Average Rating:  82/100 (546 votes)
Comments: 29 comments
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5.

Salad DaysCanada Mac DeMarco
Year of Release:2014Appears in:374 charts
Rank in 2014:5Rank Score:4,591
Rank in 2010s51Overall Rank:534
Average Rating:  80/100 (603 votes)
Comments: 34 comments
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6.

St. VincentUnited States St. Vincent
Year of Release:2014Appears in:368 charts
Rank in 2014:6Rank Score:4,112
Rank in 2010s56Overall Rank:591
Average Rating:  79/100 (606 votes)
Comments: 52 comments
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7.

Black MessiahUnited States D'Angelo And The Vanguard
Year of Release:2014Appears in:256 charts
Rank in 2014:7Rank Score:2,827
Rank in 2010s77Overall Rank:836
Average Rating:  81/100 (341 votes)
Comments: 14 comments
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8.

This Is All YoursUnited Kingdom ∆ (alt-j)
Year of Release:2014Appears in:188 charts
Rank in 2014:8Rank Score:2,470
Rank in 2010s87Overall Rank:930
Average Rating:  73/100 (401 votes)
Comments: 28 comments
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9.

LP1United Kingdom FKA Twigs
Year of Release:2014Appears in:247 charts
Rank in 2014:9Rank Score:2,370
Rank in 2010s91Overall Rank:974
Average Rating:  76/100 (363 votes)
Comments: 20 comments
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10.

Royal BloodUnited Kingdom Royal Blood
Year of Release:2014Appears in:180 charts
Rank in 2014:10Rank Score:2,213
Rank in 2010s100Overall Rank:1,049
Average Rating:  76/100 (293 votes)
Comments: 17 comments
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Best Albums of 2014 composition

Artist Albums %


Various Artists 7 1%
Gov't Mule 2 0%
Parquet Courts 2 0%
Neil Cicierega 2 0%
Mono 2 0%
Bob Dylan & The Band 2 0%
Eno • Hyde 2 0%
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Country Albums %


United States 499 50%
United Kingdom 178 18%
Canada 53 5%
Australia 39 4%
Mixed Nationality 27 3%
Sweden 25 3%
Germany 22 2%
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