Rolling Stone's Highest Rated Albums of 2012

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

1. Bob Dylan - Tempest

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Bob Dylan - Tempest
September 11, 2012
Singer-Songwriter
Score
100

2. Bruce Springsteen - Wrecking Ball

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Bruce Springsteen - Wrecking Ball
March 5, 2012
Rock
Score
100

3. The Rolling Stones - GRRR!

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The Rolling Stones - GRRR!
November 12, 2012
Score
90

4. Jack White - Blunderbuss

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Jack White - Blunderbuss
April 24, 2012
Rock
Score
90

5. Leonard Cohen - Old Ideas

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Leonard Cohen - Old Ideas
January 31, 2012
Singer-Songwriter
Score
90

6. Bruno Mars - Unorthodox Jukebox

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Bruno Mars - Unorthodox Jukebox
December 11, 2012
Pop
Score
80

7. Big Boi - Vicious Lies and Dangerous Rumors

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Big Boi - Vicious Lies and Dangerous Rumors
December 11, 2012
Hip Hop
Score
80

8. Green Day - ¡Tre!

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Green Day - ¡Tre!
December 11, 2012
Pop Rock
Score
80

9. Alicia Keys - Girl on Fire

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Alicia Keys - Girl on Fire
November 27, 2012
Soul
Score
80

10. Neil Young and Crazy Horse - Psychedelic Pill

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Neil Young and Crazy Horse - Psychedelic Pill
October 30, 2012
Rock
Score
80

11. Titus Andronicus - Local Business

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Titus Andronicus - Local Business
October 23, 2012
Indie Rock
Score
80

12. Kendrick Lamar - good kid, m.A.A.d. city

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Kendrick Lamar - good kid, m.A.A.d. city
October 22, 2012
Hip Hop
Score
80

13. Godspeed You! Black Emperor - 'Allelujah! Don't Bend! Ascend!

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Godspeed You! Black Emperor - 'Allelujah! Don't Bend! Ascend!
October 16, 2012
Post-Rock
Score
80

14. Jake Bugg - Jake Bugg

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Jake Bugg - Jake Bugg
October 15, 2012
Singer-Songwriter
Score
80

15. Van Morrison - Born to Sing: No Plan B

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Van Morrison - Born to Sing: No Plan B
October 2, 2012
Blues
Score
80

16. Green Day - ¡Uno!

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Green Day - ¡Uno!
September 25, 2012
Punk Rock
Score
80

17. Grizzly Bear - Shields

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Grizzly Bear - Shields
September 18, 2012
Indie Folk
Score
80

18. Jens Lekman - I Know What Love Isn't

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Jens Lekman - I Know What Love Isn't
September 4, 2012
Indie Pop
Score
80

19. Cat Power - Sun

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Cat Power - Sun
September 4, 2012
Indie Rock
Score
80

20. Ry Cooder - Election Special

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Ry Cooder - Election Special
August 21, 2012
Blues
Score
80

21. Parquet Courts - Light Up Gold

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Parquet Courts - Light Up Gold
August 18, 2012
Garage Rock
Score
80

22. Elle Varner - Perfectly Imperfect

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Elle Varner - Perfectly Imperfect
August 7, 2012
Score
80

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

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Rick Ross - God Forgives, I Don't
July 31, 2012
Hip Hop
Score
80

24. Frank Ocean - Channel Orange

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Frank Ocean - Channel Orange
July 17, 2012
R&B
Score
80

25. Jimmy Cliff - Rebirth

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Jimmy Cliff - Rebirth
July 17, 2012
Reggae
Score
80
NOTE: This is not a year end list. This list is ordered by the ratings Rolling Stone awarded albums throughout 2012.


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