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Best Albums of 2015

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Listed below are the greatest albums of 2015 as calculated from their overall rankings in over 27,000 greatest album charts.

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2015 year summaryThe best artists of 2015 were Kendrick Lamar, Sufjan Stevens, Tame Impala, Father John Misty, Grimes, Courtney Barnett, Jamie xx, Steven Wilson, Beach House and Joanna Newsom.
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RankAlbumArtist
1.

To Pimp A ButterflyUnited States Kendrick Lamar
Year of Release:2015Appears in:739 charts
Rank in 2015:1Rank Score:20,407
Rank in 2010s5Overall Rank:104
Average Rating: Top rated 88/100 (992 votes)
Comments: 240 comments
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2.

Carrie & LowellUnited States Sufjan Stevens
Year of Release:2015Appears in:620 charts
Rank in 2015:2Rank Score:12,386
Rank in 2010s8Overall Rank:182
Average Rating: Top rated 86/100 (761 votes)
Comments: 104 comments
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3.

CurrentsAustralia Tame Impala
Year of Release:2015Appears in:395 charts
Rank in 2015:3Rank Score:5,473
Rank in 2010s33Overall Rank:410
Average Rating:  80/100 (669 votes)
Comments: 75 comments
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4.

I Love You, HoneybearUnited States Father John Misty
Year of Release:2015Appears in:346 charts
Rank in 2015:4Rank Score:4,006
Rank in 2010s46Overall Rank:532
Average Rating:  80/100 (544 votes)
Comments: 47 comments
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5.

Art AngelsCanada Grimes
Year of Release:2015Appears in:249 charts
Rank in 2015:5Rank Score:3,208
Rank in 2010s57Overall Rank:655
Average Rating:  78/100 (327 votes)
Comments: 31 comments
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6.

Sometimes I Sit And Think, And Sometimes I Just SitAustralia Courtney Barnett
Year of Release:2015Appears in:295 charts
Rank in 2015:6Rank Score:2,584
Rank in 2010s66Overall Rank:800
Average Rating:  79/100 (423 votes)
Comments: 41 comments
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7.

In ColourUnited Kingdom Jamie xx
Year of Release:2015Appears in:223 charts
Rank in 2015:7Rank Score:2,537
Rank in 2010s67Overall Rank:816
Average Rating:  78/100 (400 votes)
Comments: 36 comments
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8.

Hand. Cannot. Erase.United Kingdom Steven Wilson
Year of Release:2015Appears in:127 charts
Rank in 2015:8Rank Score:1,931
Rank in 2010s91Overall Rank:1,043
Average Rating:  79/100 (206 votes)
Comments: 26 comments
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9.

DiversUnited States Joanna Newsom
Year of Release:2015Appears in:182 charts
Rank in 2015:9Rank Score:1,542
Rank in 2010s107Overall Rank:1,263
Average Rating:  81/100 (210 votes)
Comments: 17 comments
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10.

Have You In My WildernessUnited States Julia Holter
Year of Release:2015Appears in:176 charts
Rank in 2015:10Rank Score:1,539
Rank in 2010s108Overall Rank:1,267
Average Rating:  80/100 (228 votes)
Comments: 17 comments
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Best Albums of 2015 composition

Artist Albums %


Various Artists 7 1%
Death Grips 3 0%
DJ Paypal 2 0%
Nicolas Jaar 2 0%
Periphery 2 0%
Max Richter 2 0%
Lotic 2 0%
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Country Albums %


United States 509 51%
United Kingdom 193 19%
Canada 44 4%
Mixed Nationality 30 3%
Germany 28 3%
Australia 26 3%
Sweden 20 2%
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