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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.

476. Tyga - Careless World: Rise of the Last King

Tyga - Careless World: Rise of the Last King
February 28, 2012
Hip Hop
6.7
iTunes
Amazon
Spotify
Rdio



477. Hodgy Beats - Untitled EP

Hodgy Beats - Untitled EP
February 24, 2012
Hip Hop
6.7
Amazon
Rdio



478. Phèdre - Phèdre

Phèdre - Phèdre
February 14, 2012
Indie Pop
6.7
Amazon
Spotify
Rdio



479. Mux Mool - Planet High School

Mux Mool - Planet High School
February 7, 2012
Hip Hop
6.7
iTunes
Amazon
Spotify
Rdio



480. Jacques Greene - Concealer

Jacques Greene - Concealer
January 30, 2012
House
6.7
iTunes
Amazon
Spotify
Rdio



481. Wilco - iTunes Session

Wilco - iTunes Session
January 20, 2012
6.7
iTunes
Amazon
Rdio



482. Steve Hauschildt - Sequitur

Steve Hauschildt - Sequitur
November 13, 2012
Drone
6.6
iTunes
Amazon
Spotify
Rdio



483. Ellie Goulding - Halcyon

Ellie Goulding - Halcyon
October 9, 2012
Indie Pop
6.6
iTunes
Amazon
Spotify
Rdio



484. Sweet Valley - Eternal Champ

Sweet Valley - Eternal Champ
September 17, 2012
6.6
Amazon
Spotify
Rdio



485. Mala - Mala in Cuba

Mala - Mala in Cuba
September 11, 2012
Dubstep
6.6
iTunes
Amazon
Spotify
Rdio



486. Seapony - Falling

Seapony - Falling
September 11, 2012
Indie Pop
6.6
Amazon
Spotify
Rdio



487. Field Report - Field Report

Field Report - Field Report
September 11, 2012
Folk
6.6
Amazon
Spotify
Rdio



488. Icky Blossoms - Icky Blossoms

Icky Blossoms - Icky Blossoms
July 17, 2012
Electronic
6.6
iTunes
Amazon
Spotify
Rdio



489. Dent May - Do Things

Dent May - Do Things
June 12, 2012
Singer-Songwriter
6.6
Amazon
Spotify
Rdio



490. AU - Both Lights

AU - Both Lights
April 3, 2012
Experimental
6.6
iTunes
Amazon
Spotify
Rdio



491. Chains of Love - Strange Grey Days

Chains of Love - Strange Grey Days
March 13, 2012
Garage Rock
6.6
Amazon
Spotify
Rdio



492. Memoryhouse - The Slideshow Effect

Memoryhouse - The Slideshow Effect
February 28, 2012
Dream Pop
6.6
Amazon
Spotify
Rdio



493. Heathered Pearls - Loyal

Heathered Pearls - Loyal
December 11, 2012
6.5
Amazon
Spotify
Rdio



494. Wu-Block - Wu-Block

Wu-Block - Wu-Block
November 27, 2012
Hip Hop
6.5
iTunes
Amazon
Spotify
Rdio



495. How to destroy angels_ - An Omen

How to destroy angels_ - An Omen
November 13, 2012
Downtempo
6.5
iTunes
Amazon
Spotify
Rdio



496. GRMLN - Explore

GRMLN - Explore
October 23, 2012
6.5
iTunes
Amazon
Spotify
Rdio



497. G.O.O.D. Music - Cruel Summer

G.O.O.D. Music - Cruel Summer
September 18, 2012
Hip Hop
6.5
iTunes
Amazon
Spotify
Rdio



498. The Corin Tucker Band - Kill My Blues

The Corin Tucker Band - Kill My Blues
September 18, 2012
Indie Rock
6.5
Amazon
Rdio



499. The Avett Brothers - The Carpenter

The Avett Brothers - The Carpenter
September 11, 2012
Folk
6.5
iTunes
Amazon
Spotify
Rdio



500. Patterson Hood - Heat Lightning Rumbles in the Distance

Patterson Hood - Heat Lightning Rumbles in the Distance
September 11, 2012
Alt-Country
6.5
iTunes
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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