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Pitchfork's Highest Rated Albums of 2012


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

426. The Wedding Present - Valentina

The Wedding Present - Valentina
March 20, 2012
Indie Rock
6.9
iTunes
Amazon
Spotify
Rdio



427. School of Seven Bells - Ghostory

School of Seven Bells - Ghostory
February 28, 2012
Dream Pop
6.9
iTunes
Amazon
Spotify
Rdio



428. Terry Malts - Killing Time

Terry Malts - Killing Time
February 21, 2012
6.9
iTunes
Amazon
Spotify
Rdio



429. Shearwater - Animal Joy

Shearwater - Animal Joy
February 14, 2012
Folk
6.9
iTunes
Amazon
Spotify
Rdio



430. Machinedrum - SXLND

Machinedrum - SXLND
January 17, 2012
IDM
6.9
iTunes
Amazon
Spotify
Rdio



431. Alcest - Les Voyages de l'Âme

Alcest - Les Voyages de l'Âme
January 6, 2012
Shoegaze
6.9
iTunes
Amazon
Spotify
Rdio



432. Guided By Voices - Let's Go Eat the Factory

Guided By Voices - Let's Go Eat the Factory
January 1, 2012
Indie Rock
6.9
iTunes
Amazon
Spotify
Rdio



433. Mykki Blanco - Cosmic Angel: The Illuminati Prince/ss

Mykki Blanco - Cosmic Angel: The Illuminati Prince/ss
November 9, 2012
Hip Hop
6.8
Amazon
Rdio



434. Prince Rama - Top Ten Hits of the End of the World

Prince Rama - Top Ten Hits of the End of the World
November 6, 2012
Experimental
6.8
iTunes
Amazon
Spotify
Rdio



435. Pinback - Information Retrieved

Pinback - Information Retrieved
October 16, 2012
Indie Rock
6.8
Amazon
Spotify
Rdio



436. Patrick Wolf - Sundark and Riverlight

Patrick Wolf - Sundark and Riverlight
October 15, 2012
Indie Pop
6.8
Amazon
Spotify
Rdio



437. A.C. Newman - Shut Down the Streets

A.C. Newman - Shut Down the Streets
October 9, 2012
Indie Pop
6.8
iTunes
Amazon
Spotify
Rdio



438. Peter Buck - Peter Buck

Peter Buck - Peter Buck
October 5, 2012
6.8
Amazon
Spotify
Rdio



439. The Soft Pack - Strapped

The Soft Pack - Strapped
September 25, 2012
Indie Rock
6.8
Amazon
Spotify
Rdio



440. Lupe Fiasco - Food & Liquor 2: The Great American Rap Album Pt. 1

Lupe Fiasco - Food & Liquor 2: The Great American Rap Album Pt. 1
September 25, 2012
Hip Hop
6.8
iTunes
Amazon
Spotify
Rdio



441. Bob Dylan - Tempest

Bob Dylan - Tempest
September 11, 2012
Singer-Songwriter
6.8
iTunes
Amazon
Spotify
Rdio



442. The Helio Sequence - Negotiations

The Helio Sequence - Negotiations
September 11, 2012
Indie Rock
6.8
iTunes
Amazon
Spotify
Rdio



443. The Orb - The Orbserver In The Star House

The Orb - The Orbserver In The Star House
August 28, 2012
6.8
iTunes
Amazon
Spotify
Rdio



444. Lorelei - Enterprising Sidewalks

Lorelei - Enterprising Sidewalks
August 14, 2012
6.8
Amazon
Spotify
Rdio



445. Stagnant Pools - Temporary Room

Stagnant Pools - Temporary Room
August 7, 2012
Shoegaze
6.8
Amazon
Spotify
Rdio



446. Rick Ross - God Forgives, I Don't

Rick Ross - God Forgives, I Don't
July 31, 2012
Hip Hop
6.8
iTunes
Amazon
Spotify
Rdio



447. Jeremiah Jae - Raw Money Raps

Jeremiah Jae - Raw Money Raps
July 24, 2012
Experimental
6.8
iTunes
Amazon
Spotify
Rdio



448. Laetitia Sadier - Silencio

Laetitia Sadier - Silencio
July 24, 2012
Post-Rock
6.8
Amazon
Rdio



449. The Alchemist - Russian Roulette

The Alchemist - Russian Roulette
July 17, 2012
Hip Hop
6.8
Amazon
Spotify
Rdio



450. Nguzunguzu - Warm Pulse

Nguzunguzu - Warm Pulse
July 3, 2012
6.8
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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