Best Albums of 2015

Listed below are the best albums of 2015 as calculated from their overall rankings in over 46,000 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, Steven Wilson, Beach House and Jamie xx.
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Best Albums of 2015 composition

Country Albums %


United States 472 47%
United Kingdom 195 20%
Canada 50 5%
Mixed Nationality 32 3%
Australia 29 3%
Germany 25 3%
Sweden 24 2%
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Compilation? Albums %
No 977 98%
Yes 23 2%
Live? Albums %
No 982 98%
Yes 18 2%
Soundtrack? Albums %
No 997 100%
Yes 3 0%
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