Best Albums of 2022

Listed below are the best albums of 2022 as calculated from their overall rankings in over 47,000 greatest album charts.

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2022 year summaryThe best artists of 2022 are Black Country, New Road, Big Thief, Kendrick Lamar, The Smile, Beach House, King Gizzard & The Lizard Wizard, Black Midi, Arcade Fire, Danger Mouse & Black Thought and Fontaines D.C..
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Best Albums of 2022 composition

Country Albums %


United States 476 48%
United Kingdom 179 18%
Canada 53 5%
Australia 43 4%
Mixed Nationality 38 4%
Sweden 25 2%
Japan 20 2%
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Compilation? Albums %
No 984 98%
Yes 17 2%
Live? Albums %
No 980 98%
Yes 21 2%
Soundtrack? Albums %
No 996 100%
Yes 5 0%
Best Ever Artists
1. The Beatles
2. Radiohead
3. Pink Floyd
4. David Bowie
5. Bob Dylan
6. Led Zeppelin
7. The Rolling Stones
8. Arcade Fire
9. The Velvet Underground
10. Nirvana (US)
11. Kendrick Lamar
12. The Smiths
13. Neil Young
14. Miles Davis
15. The Beach Boys
16. Kanye West
17. Pixies
18. Jimi Hendrix
19. Bruce Springsteen
20. R.E.M.
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