Best Albums of 2018

Listed below are the best albums of 2018 as calculated from their overall rankings in over 53,000 greatest album charts.

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2018 year summaryThe best artists of 2018 were Car Seat Headrest, Kids See Ghosts, Idles, Beach House, Daughters, Parquet Courts, MGMT, Arctic Monkeys, Kacey Musgraves and Mitski.
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6,356
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4,689
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3,290
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3,258
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3,184
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2,934
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2,593
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2,538
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2,464
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Best Albums of 2018 composition

Artist Albums %


Various Artists 6 1%
Between The Buried And Me 2 0%
Beak> 2 0%
Autechre 2 0%
David Bowie 2 0%
Clutch 2 0%
King Crimson 2 0%
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Country Albums %


United States 475 48%
United Kingdom 180 18%
Mixed Nationality 42 4%
Canada 39 4%
Australia 37 4%
Germany 31 3%
France 22 2%
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Compilation? Albums %
No 984 98%
Yes 16 2%
Live? Albums %
No 976 98%
Yes 24 2%
Soundtrack? Albums %
No 988 99%
Yes 12 1%
Best Artists of 1975
1. Pink Floyd
2. Bob Dylan
3. Bruce Springsteen
4. Led Zeppelin
5. Queen
6. Brian Eno
7. Patti Smith
8. Neil Young
9. Fleetwood Mac
10. Parliament
11. Joni Mitchell
12. Aerosmith
13. Keith Jarrett
14. Neil Young & Crazy Horse
15. David Bowie
16. Elton John
17. Black Sabbath
18. Bob Dylan & The Band
19. Fela Kuti
20. Fela Kuti & Africa 70
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