Best Albums of 2017

Listed below are the best albums of 2017 as calculated from their overall rankings in over 46,000 greatest album charts.

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2017 year summaryThe best artists of 2017 were Kendrick Lamar, Brockhampton, Lorde, Tyler, The Creator, The War On Drugs, King Gizzard & The Lizard Wizard, Slowdive, Mount Eerie, The National and LCD Soundsystem.
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Best Albums of 2017 composition

Country Albums %


United States 465 47%
United Kingdom 196 20%
Canada 42 4%
Mixed Nationality 39 4%
Australia 38 4%
Germany 29 3%
France 16 2%
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Compilation? Albums %
No 973 97%
Yes 27 3%
Live? Albums %
No 985 99%
Yes 15 2%
Soundtrack? Albums %
No 991 99%
Yes 9 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. The National
9. Radiohead
10. Vampire Weekend
11. Car Seat Headrest
12. Death Grips
13. Bon Iver
14. The War On Drugs
15. David Bowie
16. Lana Del Rey
17. Arctic Monkeys
18. Swans
19. Fleet Foxes
20. Mark Kozelek
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