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A.V. Club's 25 Best Albums of 2010

A.V. Club's 25 Best Albums of 2010

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1. Kanye West - My Beautiful Dark Twisted Fantasy

Kanye West - My Beautiful Dark Twisted Fantasy
November 22, 2010
Hip Hop
Critic Score
93
25 reviews
User Score
89
278 reviews

2. The Walkmen - Lisbon

The Walkmen - Lisbon
September 14, 2010
Indie Rock
Critic Score
83
19 reviews
User Score
83
27 reviews

3. The National - High Violet

The National - High Violet
May 11, 2010
Indie Rock
Critic Score
86
20 reviews
User Score
87
172 reviews

4. LCD Soundsystem - This Is Happening

LCD Soundsystem - This Is Happening
May 18, 2010
Dance Punk
Critic Score
85
21 reviews
User Score
87
152 reviews

5. The Roots - How I Got Over

The Roots - How I Got Over
June 22, 2010
Hip Hop
Critic Score
82
14 reviews
User Score
84
22 reviews

6. Janelle Monáe - The ArchAndroid

Janelle Monáe - The ArchAndroid
May 18, 2010
Soul
Critic Score
86
19 reviews
User Score
84
54 reviews

7. Big Boi - Sir Lucious Left Foot: The Son of Chico Dusty

Big Boi - Sir Lucious Left Foot: The Son of Chico Dusty
July 6, 2010
Hip Hop
Critic Score
86
18 reviews
User Score
84
37 reviews

8. Superchunk - Majesty Shredding

Superchunk - Majesty Shredding
September 14, 2010
Indie Rock
Critic Score
81
14 reviews
User Score
77
3 reviews

9. Vampire Weekend - Contra

Vampire Weekend - Contra
January 12, 2010
Indie Rock
Critic Score
77
17 reviews
User Score
82
128 reviews

10. Robyn - Body Talk

Robyn - Body Talk
November 22, 2010
Electropop
Critic Score
84
10 reviews
User Score
83
35 reviews

11. Frightened Rabbit - The Winter of Mixed Drinks

Frightened Rabbit - The Winter of Mixed Drinks
March 2, 2010
Indie Rock
Critic Score
76
16 reviews
User Score
79
13 reviews

12. The Black Keys - Brothers

The Black Keys - Brothers
May 18, 2010
Rock
Critic Score
78
14 reviews
User Score
83
113 reviews

13. Dum Dum Girls - I Will Be

Dum Dum Girls - I Will Be
March 30, 2010
Lo-Fi
Critic Score
76
11 reviews
User Score
80
13 reviews

14. Deerhunter - Halcyon Digest

Deerhunter - Halcyon Digest
September 28, 2010
Indie Rock
Critic Score
85
22 reviews
User Score
87
140 reviews

15. Wavves - King of the Beach

Wavves - King of the Beach
August 3, 2010
Lo-Fi
Critic Score
79
11 reviews
User Score
80
42 reviews

16. Arcade Fire - The Suburbs

Arcade Fire - The Suburbs
August 3, 2010
Indie Rock
Critic Score
87
23 reviews
User Score
86
253 reviews

17. Avi Buffalo - Avi Buffalo

Avi Buffalo - Avi Buffalo
April 27, 2010
Indie Pop
Critic Score
79
8 reviews
User Score
76
6 reviews

18. Call Me Lightning - When I Am Gone My Blood Will Be Free

Call Me Lightning - When I Am Gone My Blood Will Be Free
July 20, 2010
Post-Punk
Critic Score
100
1 review
User Score
NR

19. Yeasayer - Odd Blood

Yeasayer - Odd Blood
February 9, 2010
Experimental
Critic Score
74
15 reviews
User Score
79
30 reviews

20. Dessa - A Badly Broken Code

Dessa - A Badly Broken Code
February 9, 2010
Critic Score
86
3 reviews
User Score
86
2 reviews

21. Baths - Cerulean

Baths - Cerulean
June 22, 2010
Electronic
Critic Score
80
12 reviews
User Score
83
27 reviews

22. Flying Lotus - Cosmogramma

Flying Lotus - Cosmogramma
May 4, 2010
Electronic
Critic Score
88
22 reviews
User Score
86
89 reviews

23. Titus Andronicus - The Monitor

Titus Andronicus - The Monitor
March 9, 2010
Indie Rock
Critic Score
82
16 reviews
User Score
84
40 reviews

24. Four Tet - There Is Love in You

Four Tet - There Is Love in You
January 26, 2010
Electronic
Critic Score
84
15 reviews
User Score
83
53 reviews

25. Spoon - Transference

Spoon - Transference
January 19, 2010
Indie Rock
Critic Score
77
14 reviews
User Score
77
17 reviews
Original Source: http://www.avclub.com/articles/the-best-music-of-2010,48635/

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