Best Albums of 2015

Listed below are the best albums of 2015 as calculated from their overall rankings in over 47,000 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, Beach House, Steven Wilson, Carly Rae Jepsen and Kamasi Washington.
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Best Albums of 2015 composition

Artist Albums %


Various Artists 6 1%
Beach House 2 0%
Periphery 2 0%
Max Richter 2 0%
Nicolas Jaar 2 0%
Death Grips 2 0%
Bob Dylan 2 0%
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Country Albums %


United States 466 47%
United Kingdom 200 20%
Canada 51 5%
Mixed Nationality 35 4%
Australia 29 3%
Germany 26 3%
Sweden 23 2%
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Compilation? Albums %
No 972 97%
Yes 28 3%
Live? Albums %
No 983 98%
Yes 17 2%
Soundtrack? Albums %
No 995 100%
Yes 5 1%
Best Albums of 1962
1. Modern Sounds In Country And Western Music by Ray Charles
2. Waltz For Debby by Bill Evans Trio
3. Howlin' Wolf by Howlin' Wolf
4. Bob Dylan by Bob Dylan
5. Green Onions by Booker T. & The M.G.'s
6. Go by Dexter Gordon
7. Tijuana Moods by Charles Mingus
8. Tous Les Garçons Et Les Filles by Françoise Hardy
9. Jazz Samba by Stan Getz & Charlie Byrd
10. The Bridge by Sonny Rollins
11. Coltrane "Live" At The Village Vanguard by John Coltrane
12. Takin' Off by Herbie Hancock
13. Oh Yeah by Charles Mingus
14. Crying by Roy Orbison
15. Peter, Paul And Mary by Peter, Paul And Mary
16. Surfin' Safari by The Beach Boys
17. Mosaic by Art Blakey & The Jazz Messengers
18. Coltrane by John Coltrane Quartet
19. Surfer's Choice by Dick Dale And His Del-Tones
20. Sentimentally Yours by Patsy Cline
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