AllMusic: 50 Best Albums of 2012

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Grimes - Visions

AllMusic: 50 Best Albums of 2012

  1. Grimes – Visions – Amazon
  2. Frank Ocean – Channel Orange
  3. Fiona Apple – The Idler Wheel is Wiser Than the Driver of the Screw and Whipping Cords Will Serve You More Than Ropes Will Ever Do
  4. Kendrick Lamar – good kid, m.A.A.d city
  5. Miguel – Kaleidoscope Dream
  6. Flying Lotus – Until the Quiet Comes
  7. Torche – Harmonicraft
  8. Jessie Ware – Devotion
  9. David Byrne & St. Vincent – Love This Giant
  10. Carly Rae Jepsen – Kiss
  11. Deerhoof – Breakup Song
  12. Dwight Yoakam – 3 Pears
  13. Tame Impala – Lonerism
  14. Robert Glasper Experiment – Black Radio
  15. Killer Mike – R.A.P. Music
  16. Donald Fagen – Sunken Condos
  17. Matthew Dear – Beams
  18. Death Grips – The Money Store
  19. Dan Deacon – America
  20. THEESatisfaction – Awe Naturale
  21. Lightships – Electric Cables
  22. Beach House – Bloom
  23. Beachwood Sparks – The Tarnished Gold
  24. Karriem Riggins – Alone Together
  25. Christian Scott – Christian aTunde Adjuah
  26. Converge – All We Love We Leave Behind
  27. Breakbot – By Your Side
  28. Chromatics – Kill for Love
  29. fun. – Some Nights
  30. Hot Chip – In Our Heads
  31. Cat Power – Sun
  32. The xx – Coexist
  33. Elle Varner – Perfectly Imperfect
  34. Redd Kross – Researching The Blues
  35. Jamey Johnson – Living For a Song. A Tribute To Hank Cochran
  36. Jack White – Blunderbuss
  37. Santigold – Master Of My Make-Believe
  38. Grizzly Bear – Shields
  39. Smashing Pumpkins – Oceania
  40. Kelly Hogan – I Like To Keep Myself In Pain
  41. Off! – Off!
  42. Bobby Womack – The Bravest Man in the Universe
  43. Swans – The Seer
  44. Bat for Lashes – The Haunted Man
  45. The Temper Trap – The Temper Trap
  46. Gravenhurst – The Ghost in Daylight
  47. Bob Mould – Silver Age
  48. The Walkmen – Heaven
  49. Blut Aus Nord – 777: Cosmosophy
  50. Bill Fay – Life is People