Best Albums of 2015

Listed below are the best albums of 2015 as calculated from their overall rankings in over 45,000 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, Steven Wilson, Carly Rae Jepsen, Beach House and Julia Holter.
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Total albums: 1,000. Page 100 of 100

Best Albums of 2015 composition

Country Albums %


United States 469 47%
United Kingdom 195 20%
Canada 48 5%
Mixed Nationality 35 4%
Australia 29 3%
Germany 28 3%
Sweden 24 2%
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Compilation? Albums %
No 976 98%
Yes 24 2%
Live? Albums %
No 986 99%
Yes 14 1%
Soundtrack? Albums %
No 998 100%
Yes 2 0%
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