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The Highest Rated Albums of 2011


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1. St. Vincent - Strange Mercy

St. Vincent - Strange Mercy
September 13, 2011
Indie Pop
CRITIC SCORE
89
Based on
21 reviews

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2. PJ Harvey - Let England Shake

PJ Harvey - Let England Shake
February 15, 2011
Alternative Rock
CRITIC SCORE
89
Based on
22 reviews

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3. Shabazz Palaces - Black Up

Shabazz Palaces - Black Up
June 28, 2011
Hip Hop
CRITIC SCORE
88
Based on
14 reviews

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4. Fleet Foxes - Helplessness Blues

Fleet Foxes - Helplessness Blues
May 3, 2011
Indie Folk
CRITIC SCORE
87
Based on
20 reviews

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5. Tim Hecker - Ravedeath, 1972

Tim Hecker - Ravedeath, 1972
February 15, 2011
Drone
CRITIC SCORE
87
Based on
13 reviews

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6. tUnE-yArDs - w h o k i l l

tUnE-yArDs - w h o k i l l
April 19, 2011
Experimental
CRITIC SCORE
86
Based on
20 reviews

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7. King Creosote & Jon Hopkins - Diamond Mine

King Creosote & Jon Hopkins - Diamond Mine
May 23, 2011
Folk
CRITIC SCORE
86
Based on
8 reviews

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8. Destroyer - Kaputt

Destroyer - Kaputt
January 25, 2011
Indie Pop
CRITIC SCORE
86
Based on
19 reviews

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9. James Blake - James Blake

James Blake - James Blake
February 8, 2011
Dubstep
CRITIC SCORE
85
Based on
20 reviews

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10. Thursday - No Devolucion

Thursday - No Devolucion
April 12, 2011
Rock
CRITIC SCORE
85
Based on
5 reviews

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11. Tom Waits - Bad as Me

Tom Waits - Bad as Me
October 25, 2011
Blues
CRITIC SCORE
85
Based on
19 reviews

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12. Matana Roberts - Coin Coin Chapter One: Gens De Couleur Libre

Matana Roberts - Coin Coin Chapter One: Gens De Couleur Libre
May 10, 2011
Jazz
CRITIC SCORE
85
Based on
5 reviews

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13. Fucked Up - David Comes to Life

Fucked Up - David Comes to Life
June 7, 2011
Hardcore Punk
CRITIC SCORE
84
Based on
17 reviews

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14. Girls - Father, Son, Holy Ghost

Girls - Father, Son, Holy Ghost
September 13, 2011
Indie Pop
CRITIC SCORE
84
Based on
19 reviews

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15. The Psychic Paramount - II

The Psychic Paramount - II
February 22, 2011
Noise Rock
CRITIC SCORE
84
Based on
7 reviews

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16. Bon Iver - Bon Iver, Bon Iver

Bon Iver - Bon Iver, Bon Iver
June 21, 2011
Indie Folk
CRITIC SCORE
84
Based on
20 reviews

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17. Saigon - The Greatest Story Never Told

Saigon - The Greatest Story Never Told
February 15, 2011
Hip Hop
CRITIC SCORE
84
Based on
6 reviews

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18. Yamantaka // Sonic Titan - YT//ST

Yamantaka // Sonic Titan - YT//ST
October 1, 2011
Progressive Rock
CRITIC SCORE
84
Based on
4 reviews

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19. The Antlers - Burst Apart

The Antlers - Burst Apart
May 10, 2011
Indie Rock
CRITIC SCORE
84
Based on
20 reviews

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20. The Roots - Undun

The Roots - Undun
December 6, 2011
Hip Hop
CRITIC SCORE
84
Based on
15 reviews

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21. Kate Bush - 50 Words for Snow

Kate Bush - 50 Words for Snow
November 21, 2011
Singer-Songwriter
CRITIC SCORE
84
Based on
16 reviews

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22. The Horrors - Skying

The Horrors - Skying
July 26, 2011
Neo-Psychedelia
CRITIC SCORE
84
Based on
20 reviews

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23. Gang Gang Dance - Eye Contact

Gang Gang Dance - Eye Contact
May 10, 2011
Experimental Rock
CRITIC SCORE
83
Based on
19 reviews

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24. EMA - Past Life Martyred Saints

EMA - Past Life Martyred Saints
May 10, 2011
Experimental
CRITIC SCORE
83
Based on
17 reviews

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25. Smith Westerns - Dye It Blonde

Smith Westerns - Dye It Blonde
January 18, 2011
Indie Rock
CRITIC SCORE
83
Based on
18 reviews

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