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NPR Listeners' Favorite Albums of 2011

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49. The Weeknd - House of Balloons

The Weeknd - House of Balloons
March 21, 2011
Critic Score
80
15 reviews

46. Kurt Vile - Smoke Ring for My Halo

Kurt Vile - Smoke Ring for My Halo
March 8, 2011
Critic Score
79
21 reviews

45. Real Estate - Days

Real Estate - Days
October 18, 2011
Critic Score
75
24 reviews

43. Björk - Biophilia

Björk - Biophilia
October 11, 2011
Critic Score
79
24 reviews

42. Yuck - Yuck

Yuck - Yuck
February 15, 2011
Critic Score
76
26 reviews

41. Paul Simon - So Beautiful or So What

Paul Simon - So Beautiful or So What
April 12, 2011
Critic Score
82
13 reviews

37. The Roots - Undun

The Roots - Undun
December 6, 2011
Critic Score
81
19 reviews

36. Girls - Father, Son, Holy Ghost

Girls - Father, Son, Holy Ghost
September 13, 2011
Critic Score
83
25 reviews

35. Wye Oak - Civilian

Wye Oak - Civilian
March 8, 2011
Critic Score
78
17 reviews

34. The Strokes - Angles

The Strokes - Angles
March 22, 2011
Critic Score
69
31 reviews

33. Ryan Adams - Ashes & Fire

Ryan Adams - Ashes & Fire
October 11, 2011
Critic Score
73
24 reviews

31. The Antlers - Burst Apart

The Antlers - Burst Apart
May 10, 2011
Critic Score
80
25 reviews

30. Childish Gambino - Camp

Childish Gambino - Camp
November 15, 2011
Critic Score
61
16 reviews

29. Lykke Li - Wounded Rhymes

Lykke Li - Wounded Rhymes
March 1, 2011
Critic Score
79
26 reviews

27. Lady Gaga - Born This Way

Lady Gaga - Born This Way
May 23, 2011
Critic Score
71
20 reviews

25. James Blake - James Blake

James Blake - James Blake
February 8, 2011
Critic Score
82
28 reviews

24. Cults - Cults

Cults - Cults
June 7, 2011
Critic Score
75
21 reviews

23. PJ Harvey - Let England Shake

PJ Harvey - Let England Shake
February 15, 2011
Critic Score
89
30 reviews

22. Coldplay - Mylo Xyloto

Coldplay - Mylo Xyloto
October 25, 2011
Critic Score
65
27 reviews

20. Bright Eyes - The People's Key

Bright Eyes - The People's Key
February 15, 2011
Critic Score
67
25 reviews

18. Tom Waits - Bad as Me

Tom Waits - Bad as Me
October 25, 2011
Critic Score
85
28 reviews

16. The Civil Wars - Barton Hollow

The Civil Wars - Barton Hollow
February 1, 2011
Critic Score
79
6 reviews

15. St. Vincent - Strange Mercy

St. Vincent - Strange Mercy
September 13, 2011
Critic Score
88
29 reviews

14. tUnE-yArDs - w h o k i l l

tUnE-yArDs - w h o k i l l
April 19, 2011
Critic Score
85
26 reviews

13. Iron & Wine - Kiss Each Other Clean

Iron & Wine - Kiss Each Other Clean
January 25, 2011
Critic Score
80
30 reviews

12. Feist - Metals

Feist - Metals
October 4, 2011
Critic Score
77
23 reviews

11. M83 - Hurry Up, We're Dreaming

M83 - Hurry Up, We're Dreaming
October 18, 2011
Critic Score
77
30 reviews

10. Foster the People - Torches

Foster the People - Torches
May 24, 2011
Critic Score
64
16 reviews

9. Beirut - The Rip Tide

Beirut - The Rip Tide
August 30, 2011
Critic Score
77
22 reviews

7. Wilco - The Whole Love

Wilco - The Whole Love
September 27, 2011
Critic Score
80
28 reviews

6. The Black Keys - El Camino

The Black Keys - El Camino
December 6, 2011
Critic Score
77
26 reviews

3. Adele - 21

Adele - 21
February 22, 2011
Critic Score
77
18 reviews
Original Source: http://www.npr.org/2011/12/14/143717007/listeners-pick-their-favorite-albums-of-2011?ft=1&f=37&sc=tw
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