Best Albums of the 2020s

Listed below are the best albums of the 2020s as calculated from their overall rankings in over 44,000 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.
20205,55162,477
20212,74613,933
Total8,29776,410

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

Best Albums of the 2020s composition

Year Albums %


2020 761 76%
2021 240 24%
Country Albums %


United States 501 50%
United Kingdom 195 19%
Canada 58 6%
Australia 38 4%
Mixed Nationality 35 3%
France 23 2%
Japan 15 1%
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Compilation? Albums %
No 992 99%
Yes 9 1%
Live? Albums %
No 982 98%
Yes 19 2%
Soundtrack? Albums %
No 998 100%
Yes 3 0%
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