Best Albums of 2017

Listed below are the best albums of 2017 as calculated from their overall rankings in over 49,000 greatest album charts.

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2017 year summaryThe best artists of 2017 were Kendrick Lamar, Lorde, Brockhampton, Tyler, The Creator, The War On Drugs, King Gizzard & The Lizard Wizard, Slowdive, Mount Eerie, Phil Elverum and Father John Misty.
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6,991
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Best Albums of 2017 composition

Country Albums %


United States 464 46%
United Kingdom 192 19%
Canada 41 4%
Mixed Nationality 39 4%
Australia 39 4%
Germany 28 3%
France 18 2%
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Compilation? Albums %
No 976 98%
Yes 24 2%
Live? Albums %
No 977 98%
Yes 23 2%
Soundtrack? Albums %
No 987 99%
Yes 13 1%
Best Artists of 1985
1. Kate Bush
2. Tom Waits
3. Dire Straits
4. The Smiths
5. The Jesus And Mary Chain
6. Tears For Fears
7. The Cure
8. The Replacements
9. Prefab Sprout
10. Marillion
11. New Order
12. The Pogues
13. Hüsker Dü
14. The Waterboys
15. The Fall
16. R.E.M.
17. Talking Heads
18. Prince
19. Prince And The Revolution
20. The Cult
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