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, Squid, Tyler, The Creator, Black Midi, Weezer, Low and Lana Del Rey.
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Total albums: 45. Page 1 of 5

Best Albums of 2021 composition

Country Albums %


United States 453 45%
United Kingdom 197 20%
Canada 45 5%
Mixed Nationality 45 5%
Australia 41 4%
Germany 29 3%
France 19 2%
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Compilation? Albums %
No 989 99%
Yes 11 1%
Live? Albums %
No 970 97%
Yes 30 3%
Soundtrack? Albums %
No 988 99%
Yes 12 1%
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