Best Albums of 2022

Listed below are the best albums of 2022 as calculated from their overall rankings in over 49,000 greatest album charts.

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2022 year summaryThe best artists of 2022 were Black Country, New Road, Big Thief, Kendrick Lamar, The Smile, Beach House, Alvvays, King Gizzard & The Lizard Wizard, Fontaines D.C., Weyes Blood and Beyoncé.
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Total albums: 1,000. Page 10 of 100

Best Albums of 2022 composition

Country Albums %


United States 457 46%
United Kingdom 206 21%
Canada 57 6%
Mixed Nationality 35 4%
Australia 33 3%
Sweden 24 2%
France 23 2%
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Compilation? Albums %
No 992 99%
Yes 8 1%
Live? Albums %
No 982 98%
Yes 18 2%
Soundtrack? Albums %
No 992 99%
Yes 8 1%
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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