Best Albums of 2020

Listed below are the best albums of 2020 as calculated from their overall rankings in over 52,000 greatest album charts.

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2020 year summaryThe best artists of 2020 were The Strokes, Phoebe Bridgers, Fiona Apple, Taylor Swift, Jessie Ware, Fleet Foxes, The Weeknd, Run The Jewels, Charli XCX and Tame Impala.
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Buy album United States
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Buy album United States
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Buy album United States
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Buy album United States
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Hokus Bonus 
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HOA011 
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Dawn & Dusk 
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Best Albums of 2020 composition

Country Albums %


United States 481 48%
United Kingdom 194 19%
Canada 60 6%
Australia 32 3%
Mixed Nationality 30 3%
France 23 2%
Germany 22 2%
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Compilation? Albums %
No 988 99%
Yes 12 1%
Live? Albums %
No 973 97%
Yes 27 3%
Soundtrack? Albums %
No 997 100%
Yes 3 0%
Best Albums of the 1980s
1. The Queen Is Dead by The Smiths
2. Doolittle by Pixies
3. Remain In Light by Talking Heads
4. Disintegration by The Cure
5. The Stone Roses by The Stone Roses
6. The Joshua Tree by U2
7. Hounds Of Love by Kate Bush
8. Daydream Nation by Sonic Youth
9. Thriller by Michael Jackson
10. Closer by Joy Division
11. Purple Rain by Prince And The Revolution
12. Surfer Rosa by Pixies
13. Master Of Puppets by Metallica
14. Rain Dogs by Tom Waits
15. Appetite For Destruction by Guns N' Roses
16. Graceland by Paul Simon
17. Back In Black by AC/DC
18. Spirit Of Eden by Talk Talk
19. Murmur by R.E.M.
20. Moving Pictures by Rush
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