Best Albums of 2021

Listed below are the best albums of 2021 as calculated from their overall rankings in over 49,000 greatest album charts.

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2021 year summaryThe best artists of 2021 were Black Country, New Road, Little Simz, Floating Points, Pharoah Sanders & The London Symphony Orchestra, Japanese Breakfast, Tyler, The Creator, Squid, Black Midi, Weezer, Low and Lana Del Rey.
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Best Albums of 2021 composition

Country Albums %


United States 454 45%
United Kingdom 196 20%
Mixed Nationality 45 5%
Canada 44 4%
Australia 40 4%
Germany 29 3%
France 19 2%
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Compilation? Albums %
No 989 99%
Yes 11 1%
Live? Albums %
No 971 97%
Yes 29 3%
Soundtrack? Albums %
No 987 99%
Yes 13 1%
Recognised  Year Charts (2022)
1. Top 10 Albums of the Year 2022 by Bleep (2022)
2. Top 40 Albums of 2022 by Decibel (2022)
3. The 50 Best Albums of 2022 by Billboard (2022)
4. Dit zijn de 20 beste albums van 2022 by OOR (2022)
5. Gorilla vs. Bear's Albums of 2022 by Gorilla vs. Bear (2022)
6. The Best Albums of 2022 by Complex (2022)
7. Albums Of The Year 2022 by Louder Than War (2022)
8. musicOMH's Top 50 Albums Of 2022 by musicOMH (2022)
9. The Best Albums of 2022 by FLOOD Magazine (2022)
10. The Best Albums of 2022 Ranked by The Line Of Best Fit (2022)
11. Top 20 Albums of 2022 by Spectrum Culture (2022)
12. The 50 Best Albums of 2022 by Pitchfork (2022)
13. The Wire's Top 50 Releases of 2022 by The Wire (2022)
14. The 50 Best Albums of 2022 by Treble (2022)
15. The Best Albums of 2022 by The Ringer (2022)
16. The 10 Best Albums of 2022 by The Atlantic (2022)
17. Best Albums of 2022 by Passion of the Weiss (2022)
18. NME Albums Of The Year 2022 by New Music Express (2022)
19. Albums of 2022 by God is in the TV (2022)
20. Quietus Albums Of The Year 2022 by The Quietus (2022)
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