Rolling Stone: Top 50 Albums of 2012

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Rolling Stone: Top 50 Albums of 2012

  1. Bruce Springsteen – Wrecking Ball
  2. Frank Ocean – Channel Orange
  3. Jack White – Blunderbuss
  4. Bob Dylan – Tempest
  5. 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
  6. Kendrick Lamar – good kid, m.A.A.d city
  7. Edward Sharpe and the Magnetic Zeros – Here
  8. Green Day – !Uno!
  9. Japandroids – Celebration Rock
  10. Neil Young and Crazy Horse – Psychedelic Pill
  11. Mumford & Sons – Babel
  12. Jimmy Cliff – Rebirth
  13. Leonard Cohen – Old Ideas
  14. Best Coast – The Only Place
  15. Dr. John – Locked Down
  16. Cat Power – Sun
  17. John Mayer – Born and Raised
  18. Nas – Life is Good
  19. Band of Heroes – Mirage Rock
  20. Killer Mike – R.A.P. Music
  21. Cloud Nothings – Attack on Memory
  22. Bonnie Raitt – Slipstream
  23. Divine Fits – A Thing Called Divine Fits
  24. G.O.O.D. Music – Cruel Summer
  25. Donald Fagen – Sunken Condos
  26. Django Django – Django Django
  27. Gary Clark Jr. – Blak and Blu
  28. Beach House – Bloom
  29. Dave Matthews Band – Away From the World
  30. Azealia Banks – 1991
  31. Taylor Swift – Red
  32. Hospitality – Hospitality
  33. Grimes – Visions
  34. Alabama Shakes – Boys & Girls
  35. Grizzly Bear – Shields
  36. Bobby Womack – The Bravest Man in the Universe
  37. Justin Townes Earl – Nothing’s Gonna Change the Way You Feel About Me Now
  38. Titus Andronicus – Local Business
  39. Passion Pit – Gossamer
  40. Escort – Escort
  41. The Avett Brothers – The Carpenter
  42. Allo Darlin’ – Europe
  43. fun. – Some Nights
  44. Garbage – Not Your Kind of People
  45. Rick Ross – Rich Forever
  46. Muse – The 2nd Law
  47. Todd Snider – Agnostic Hymns and Stoner Fables
  48. The Smashing Pumpkins – Oceania
  49. Amadou and Mariam – Folila
  50. Dirty Projectors – Swing Lo Magellan