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Pitchfork's Highest Rated Albums of 2012


BY YEAR:
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This is an ordered list of Pitchfork's highest rated albums of 2012. Check out Pitchfork's Year End List.

226. Diplo - Express Yourself

Diplo - Express Yourself
June 12, 2012
Electronic
7.6
iTunes
Amazon
Spotify
Rdio



227. iamamiwhoami - Kin

iamamiwhoami - Kin
June 12, 2012
Experimental
7.6
iTunes
Amazon
Spotify
Rdio



228. Exitmusic - Passage

Exitmusic - Passage
May 22, 2012
Experimental
7.6
Amazon
Spotify
Rdio



229. Kwes - Meantime

Kwes - Meantime
May 1, 2012
Experimental
7.6
Amazon
Spotify
Rdio



230. White Fence - Family Perfume Vol. 1

White Fence - Family Perfume Vol. 1
April 3, 2012
Lo-Fi
7.6
Amazon
Spotify
Rdio



231. Weird Dreams - Choreography

Weird Dreams - Choreography
April 2, 2012
7.6
Amazon
Spotify
Rdio



232. Black Breath - Sentenced to Life

Black Breath - Sentenced to Life
March 26, 2012
7.6
Amazon
Spotify
Rdio



233. Unsane - Wreck

Unsane - Wreck
March 20, 2012
Noise Rock
7.6
Amazon
Spotify
Rdio



234. Gunplay - Bogota Rich: The Prequel

Gunplay - Bogota Rich: The Prequel
March 9, 2012
Hip Hop
7.6
Amazon
Rdio



235. Black to Comm - Earth

Black to Comm - Earth
March 6, 2012
Ambient
7.6
Amazon
Spotify
Rdio



236. Dunes - Noctiluca

Dunes - Noctiluca
March 6, 2012
7.6
iTunes
Amazon
Spotify
Rdio



237. Damien Jurado - Maraqopa

Damien Jurado - Maraqopa
February 21, 2012
Folk
7.6
iTunes
Amazon
Spotify
Rdio



238. Sinéad O'Connor - How About I Be Me (And You Be You)?

Sinéad O'Connor - How About I Be Me (And You Be You)?
February 21, 2012
Singer-Songwriter
7.6
iTunes
Amazon
Spotify
Rdio



239. Poliça - Give You The Ghost

Poliça - Give You The Ghost
February 14, 2012
Indie Pop
7.6
iTunes
Amazon
Spotify
Rdio



240. First Aid Kit - The Lion's Roar

First Aid Kit - The Lion's Roar
January 24, 2012
Folk
7.6
iTunes
Amazon
Spotify
Rdio



241. Cate Le Bon - CYRK

Cate Le Bon - CYRK
January 17, 2012
Singer-Songwriter
7.6
Amazon
Spotify
Rdio



242. Todd Terje - It's The Arps

Todd Terje - It's The Arps
January 10, 2012
Disco
7.6
iTunes
Amazon
Rdio



243. Chief Keef - Finally Rich

Chief Keef - Finally Rich
December 18, 2012
Hip Hop
7.5
iTunes
Amazon
Spotify
Rdio



244. A-Trak - Tuna Melt

A-Trak - Tuna Melt
December 4, 2012
Electronic
7.5
Amazon
Spotify
Rdio



245. Tim Hecker & Daniel Lopatin - Instrumental Tourist

Tim Hecker & Daniel Lopatin - Instrumental Tourist
November 20, 2012
Ambient
7.5
iTunes
Amazon
Spotify
Rdio



246. Jessica Pratt - Jessica Pratt

Jessica Pratt - Jessica Pratt
November 6, 2012
Singer-Songwriter
7.5
Amazon
Spotify
Rdio



247. Egyptian Hip Hop - Good Don't Sleep

Egyptian Hip Hop - Good Don't Sleep
October 23, 2012
Indie Pop
7.5
Amazon
Spotify
Rdio



248. Icona Pop - Iconic EP

Icona Pop - Iconic EP
October 16, 2012
Electropop
7.5
Amazon
Spotify
Rdio



249. Daphni - Jiaolong

Daphni - Jiaolong
October 16, 2012
House
7.5
iTunes
Amazon
Spotify
Rdio



250. Tamaryn - Tender New Signs

Tamaryn - Tender New Signs
October 16, 2012
Shoegaze
7.5
Amazon
Spotify
Rdio



NOTE: This is not a year end list. This list is ordered by the ratings Pitchfork awarded albums throughout 2012.


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