Best Albums of 2014

Listed below are the best albums of 2014 as calculated from their overall rankings in over 45,000 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 Freddie Gibbs & Madlib.
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Total albums: 1,000. Page 100 of 100

Best Albums of 2014 composition

Artist Albums %


Various Artists 9 1%
Unwound 3 0%
Grateful Dead 3 0%
Future 2 0%
Kikagaku Moyo 2 0%
Gov't Mule 2 0%
John Coltrane 2 0%
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Country Albums %


United States 489 49%
United Kingdom 179 18%
Canada 47 5%
Australia 37 4%
Mixed Nationality 36 4%
Sweden 27 3%
Germany 22 2%
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Compilation? Albums %
No 975 98%
Yes 25 3%
Live? Albums %
No 984 98%
Yes 16 2%
Soundtrack? Albums %
No 997 100%
Yes 3 0%
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