Best Albums of the 2020s

Listed below are the best albums of the 2020s as calculated from their overall rankings in over 46,000 greatest album charts.

Best albums by year or decade
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2020s decade summary
YearAlbums The number of albums from each year featuring in the greatest album charts. Score Total rank score for each year (made up of the total rank score from all albums in that year) Top Ranked Album The top ranked album from each year and where it ranks in the overall chart.
20205,29952,924
20211,3201,931
Total6,61954,855

The best artists of the 2020s are The Strokes, Fiona Apple, Phoebe Bridgers, Taylor Swift, Run The Jewels, Fleet Foxes, Jessie Ware, The Weeknd, Perfume Genius and Rory Ferreira.
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Total albums: 1,000. Page 13 of 100

Best Albums of the 2020s composition

Year Albums %


2020 934 93%
2021 66 7%
Country Albums %


United States 481 48%
United Kingdom 189 19%
Canada 63 6%
Mixed Nationality 41 4%
Australia 30 3%
France 25 3%
Germany 14 1%
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Compilation? Albums %
No 989 99%
Yes 11 1%
Live? Albums %
No 984 98%
Yes 16 2%
Soundtrack? Albums %
No 999 100%
Yes 1 0%
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