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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.

76. Rick Ross - Rich Forever

Rick Ross - Rich Forever
January 6, 2012
Hip Hop
8.2
Amazon
Spotify
Rdio



77. Roc Marciano - Reloaded

Roc Marciano - Reloaded
November 13, 2012
Hip Hop
8.1
iTunes
Amazon
Spotify
Rdio



78. Holly Herndon - Movement

Holly Herndon - Movement
November 13, 2012
Experimental
8.1
iTunes
Amazon
Spotify
Rdio



79. Woods - Bend Beyond

Woods - Bend Beyond
September 18, 2012
Lo-Fi
8.1
iTunes
Amazon
Spotify
Rdio



80. Thee Oh Sees - Putrifiers II

Thee Oh Sees - Putrifiers II
September 11, 2012
Garage Rock
8.1
iTunes
Amazon
Spotify
Rdio



81. Mount Eerie - Ocean Roar

Mount Eerie - Ocean Roar
September 4, 2012
Experimental
8.1
iTunes
Amazon
Spotify
Rdio



82. Matthew E. White - Big Inner

Matthew E. White - Big Inner
August 21, 2012
Singer-Songwriter
8.1
iTunes
Amazon
Spotify
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83. Goat - World Music

Goat - World Music
August 20, 2012
Psychedelic Rock
8.1
iTunes
Amazon
Spotify
Rdio



84. Spider Bags - Shake My Head

Spider Bags - Shake My Head
August 7, 2012
Southern Rock
8.1
iTunes
Amazon
Spotify
Rdio



85. The Antlers - Undersea

The Antlers - Undersea
July 24, 2012
Indie Rock
8.1
iTunes
Amazon
Spotify
Rdio



86. Gojira - L'Enfant Sauvage

Gojira - L'Enfant Sauvage
June 26, 2012
Death Metal
8.1
iTunes
Amazon
Spotify
Rdio



87. The Walkmen - Heaven

The Walkmen - Heaven
May 29, 2012
Indie Rock
8.1
iTunes
Amazon
Spotify
Rdio



88. Ab-Soul - Control System

Ab-Soul - Control System
May 11, 2012
Hip Hop
8.1
iTunes
Amazon
Spotify
Rdio



89. KTL - V

KTL - V
May 8, 2012
Drone
8.1
Amazon
Spotify
Rdio



90. The Congos / Sun Araw / M. Geddes Gengras - Icon Give Thank

The Congos / Sun Araw / M. Geddes Gengras - Icon Give Thank
May 8, 2012
8.1
Amazon
Rdio



91. Symmetry - Themes For An Imaginary Film

Symmetry - Themes For An Imaginary Film
April 23, 2012
Synthpop
8.1
Amazon
Spotify
Rdio



92. Billy Bragg & Wilco - Mermaid Avenue: The Complete Sessions

Billy Bragg & Wilco - Mermaid Avenue: The Complete Sessions
April 21, 2012
Alt-Country
8.1
iTunes
Amazon
Rdio



93. Allo Darlin' - Europe

Allo Darlin' - Europe
April 17, 2012
Indie Pop
8.1
iTunes
Amazon
Spotify
Rdio



94. Hundred Waters - Hundred Waters

Hundred Waters - Hundred Waters
April 17, 2012
Electronic
8.1
iTunes
Amazon
Spotify
Rdio



95. Daughn Gibson - All Hell

Daughn Gibson - All Hell
March 26, 2012
Experimental
8.1
iTunes
Amazon
Spotify
Rdio



96. Action Bronson / Party Supplies - Blue Chips

Action Bronson / Party Supplies - Blue Chips
March 12, 2012
Hip Hop
8.1
Amazon
Rdio



97. Scuba - Personality

Scuba - Personality
February 27, 2012
House
8.1
iTunes
Amazon
Spotify
Rdio



98. Tindersticks - The Something Rain

Tindersticks - The Something Rain
February 21, 2012
Indie Rock
8.1
iTunes
Amazon
Spotify
Rdio



99. Scott Walker - Bish Bosch

Scott Walker - Bish Bosch
December 4, 2012
Experimental
8.0
iTunes
Amazon
Spotify
Rdio



100. The Evens - The Odds

The Evens - The Odds
November 20, 2012
Indie Rock
8.0
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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