Best Albums of 2020

Listed below are the best albums of 2020 as calculated from their overall rankings in over 41,000 greatest album charts.

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2020 year summaryThe best artists of 2020 are Fiona Apple, The Strokes, Tame Impala, Nicolas Jaar, Grimes, The Weeknd, Yves Tumor, Mac Miller, Dua Lipa and Destroyer.
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Total albums: 63. Page 1 of 7

Best Albums of 2020 composition

Country Albums %


United States 436 44%
United Kingdom 134 13%
Canada 62 6%
Mixed Nationality 42 4%
Australia 29 3%
Germany 29 3%
France 28 3%
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Compilation? Albums %
No 987 99%
Yes 13 1%
Live? Albums %
No 991 99%
Yes 9 1%
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6. Virgin All-Time Top 1000 Albums by Virgin (2000)
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