Best Albums of 2017

Listed below are the best albums of 2017 as calculated from their overall rankings in over 41,000 greatest album charts.

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2017 year summaryThe best artists of 2017 were Brockhampton, Kendrick Lamar, Lorde, Tyler, The Creator, The War On Drugs, King Gizzard & The Lizard Wizard, Mount Eerie, Slowdive, Father John Misty and The National.
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6,576
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2,780
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Best Albums of 2017 composition

Country Albums %


United States 479 48%
United Kingdom 192 19%
Canada 41 4%
Mixed Nationality 41 4%
Australia 28 3%
Germany 23 2%
Brazil 20 2%
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Compilation? Albums %
No 979 98%
Yes 21 2%
Live? Albums %
No 989 99%
Yes 11 1%
Recognised  Year Charts (2019)
1. 50 Best Albums of 2019 by Rolling Stone (2019)
2. Best albums of 2019 by Fopp (2019)
3. The 50 Best Albums of 2019 by Billboard (2019)
4. Top 10 Albums of the Year 2019 by Bleep (2019)
5. Les Inrocks Albums of the Year 2019 by Les Inrocks (2019)
6. NME Albums Of The Year 2019 by New Music Express (2019)
7. Our 50 favourite albums of 2019 by The Vinyl Factory (2019)
8. The Best Albums of 2019 by FLOOD Magazine (2019)
9. The Best Albums of 2019 by The Line Of Best Fit (2019)
10. Gorilla vs. Bear's Albums of 2019 by Gorilla vs. Bear (2019)
11. OOR's Eindlijst 2019 [OOR Top 20 Albums of 2019] by OOR (2019)
12. The 20 best albums of 2019 by Dazed (2019)
13. BrooklynVegan's Top 50 Albums of 2019 by BrooklynVegan (2019)
14. Uncut's Top 75 albums of 2019 by Uncut (2019)
15. Albums Of The Year 2019 by Louder Than War (2019)
16. The Top 50 Albums of 2019 by Crack Magazine (2019)
17. The Wire's Top 50 Releases 2019 by The Wire (2019)
18. Top 99 Music Albums of 2019 by The Quietus (2019)
19. The 50 best albums of 2019 by Independent (2019)
20. Top 50 Albums of 2019 by Vive Le Rock! (2019)
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