Best Albums of 2015

Listed below are the best albums of 2015 as calculated from their overall rankings in over 53,000 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, Carly Rae Jepsen, Beach House, Steven Wilson and Kamasi Washington.
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2015
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36,766
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18,113
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6,115
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4,145
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3,860
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3,571
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3,205
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3,082
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3,011
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Best Albums of 2015 composition

Country Albums %


United States 465 47%
United Kingdom 198 20%
Canada 52 5%
Mixed Nationality 35 4%
Australia 31 3%
Germany 26 3%
Sweden 25 3%
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Compilation? Albums %
No 972 97%
Yes 28 3%
Live? Albums %
No 978 98%
Yes 22 2%
Soundtrack? Albums %
No 992 99%
Yes 8 1%
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