Best Albums of 2021

Listed below are the best albums of 2021 as calculated from their overall rankings in over 45,000 greatest album charts.

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

Country Albums %

United States 448 45%
United Kingdom 167 17%
Mixed Nationality 49 5%
Canada 48 5%
Australia 43 4%
Germany 26 3%
France 25 3%
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Compilation? Albums %
No 990 99%
Yes 10 1%
Live? Albums %
No 974 97%
Yes 26 3%
Soundtrack? Albums %
No 989 99%
Yes 11 1%
Best Albums of 2004
1. Funeral by Arcade Fire
2. Madvillainy by Madvillain
3. American Idiot by Green Day
4. The College Dropout by Kanye West
5. Hot Fuss by The Killers (US)
6. Good News For People Who Love Bad News by Modest Mouse
7. Franz Ferdinand by Franz Ferdinand
8. Antics by Interpol
9. Mm.. Food by MF DOOM
10. Hopes And Fears by Keane
11. The Milk-Eyed Mender by Joanna Newsom
12. Seven Swans by Sufjan Stevens
13. A Ghost Is Born by Wilco
14. Brian Wilson Presents Smile by Brian Wilson
15. Sung Tongs by Animal Collective
16. Abattoir Blues/The Lyre Of Orpheus by Nick Cave & The Bad Seeds
17. Our Endless Numbered Days by Iron & Wine
18. The Libertines by The Libertines
19. Three Cheers For Sweet Revenge by My Chemical Romance
20. Leviathan by Mastodon
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