Best Albums of 2016

Listed below are the best albums of 2016 as calculated from their overall rankings in over 43,000 greatest album charts.

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2016 year summaryThe best artists of 2016 were Radiohead, Frank Ocean, David Bowie, Car Seat Headrest, Danny Brown, Bon Iver, Nick Cave & The Bad Seeds, Kanye West, Beyoncé and A Tribe Called Quest.
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2016
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390
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527.
Nymphs
Compilation
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2016
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37
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Best Albums of 2016 composition

Country Albums %


United States 461 46%
United Kingdom 182 18%
Canada 55 5%
Australia 37 4%
Mixed Nationality 36 4%
Germany 31 3%
Sweden 21 2%
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Compilation? Albums %
No 986 99%
Yes 15 1%
Live? Albums %
No 987 99%
Yes 14 1%
Best Artists of the 2010s
1. Kendrick Lamar
2. Kanye West
3. Arcade Fire
4. Tame Impala
5. Beach House
6. Frank Ocean
7. Sufjan Stevens
8. Radiohead
9. The National
10. Vampire Weekend
11. Bon Iver
12. Death Grips
13. Car Seat Headrest
14. The War On Drugs
15. David Bowie
16. Arctic Monkeys
17. Swans
18. The Black Keys
19. Mark Kozelek
20. Fleet Foxes
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