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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:789 charts
Rank in 2015:1Rank Score:22,823
Rank in 2010s4Overall Rank:91
Average Rating: Top rated 89/100 (1,057 votes)
Comments: 247 comments
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2.

Carrie & LowellUnited States Sufjan Stevens
Year of Release:2015Appears in:647 charts
Rank in 2015:2Rank Score:13,223
Rank in 2010s8Overall Rank:173
Average Rating: Top rated 86/100 (783 votes)
Comments: 106 comments
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3.

CurrentsAustralia Tame Impala
Year of Release:2015Appears in:413 charts
Rank in 2015:3Rank Score:6,017
Rank in 2010s30Overall Rank:374
Average Rating:  81/100 (694 votes)
Comments: 75 comments
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4.

I Love You, HoneybearUnited States Father John Misty
Year of Release:2015Appears in:355 charts
Rank in 2015:4Rank Score:4,206
Rank in 2010s46Overall Rank:522
Average Rating:  80/100 (559 votes)
Comments: 47 comments
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5.

Art AngelsCanada Grimes
Year of Release:2015Appears in:253 charts
Rank in 2015:5Rank Score:3,218
Rank in 2010s58Overall Rank:665
Average Rating:  78/100 (345 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:300 charts
Rank in 2015:6Rank Score:2,781
Rank in 2010s63Overall Rank:753
Average Rating:  79/100 (435 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:2,524
Rank in 2010s69Overall Rank:826
Average Rating:  78/100 (411 votes)
Comments: 36 comments
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8.

Hand. Cannot. Erase.United Kingdom Steven Wilson
Year of Release:2015Appears in:135 charts
Rank in 2015:8Rank Score:2,050
Rank in 2010s85Overall Rank:1,002
Average Rating:  79/100 (211 votes)
Comments: 28 comments
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9.

DiversUnited States Joanna Newsom
Year of Release:2015Appears in:190 charts
Rank in 2015:9Rank Score:1,639
Rank in 2010s102Overall Rank:1,217
Average Rating:  81/100 (216 votes)
Comments: 17 comments
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10.

Have You In My WildernessUnited States Julia Holter
Year of Release:2015Appears in:183 charts
Rank in 2015:10Rank Score:1,561
Rank in 2010s107Overall Rank:1,262
Average Rating:  80/100 (236 votes)
Comments: 17 comments
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Best Albums of 2015 composition

Artist Albums %


Various Artists 7 1%
Death Grips 3 0%
Lotic 2 0%
Bob Dylan 2 0%
Max Richter 2 0%
Petite Noir 2 0%
Gov't Mule 2 0%
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Country Albums %


United States 505 51%
United Kingdom 190 19%
Canada 47 5%
Mixed Nationality 31 3%
Germany 26 3%
Australia 25 3%
France 19 2%
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