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AllMusic's Highest Rated Albums of 2012


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

1. Scott Walker - Bish Bosch

Scott Walker - Bish Bosch
December 4, 2012
Experimental
4.5
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2. Raime - Quarter Turns Over a Living Line

Raime - Quarter Turns Over a Living Line
November 26, 2012
Ambient
4.5
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3. Sepultura - The Complete Max Cavalera Collection 1987-1996

Sepultura - The Complete Max Cavalera Collection 1987-1996
November 14, 2012
4.5
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4. The Rolling Stones - GRRR!

The Rolling Stones - GRRR!
November 12, 2012
4.5
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5. Andy Stott - Luxury Problems

Andy Stott - Luxury Problems
October 29, 2012
Dub Techno
4.5
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6. Kendrick Lamar - good kid, m.A.A.d. city

Kendrick Lamar - good kid, m.A.A.d. city
October 22, 2012
Hip Hop
4.5
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7. Karriem Riggins - Alone Together

Karriem Riggins - Alone Together
October 22, 2012
Hip Hop
4.5
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8. Donald Fagen - Sunken Condos

Donald Fagen - Sunken Condos
October 16, 2012
4.5
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9. Why? - Mumps, etc.

Why? - Mumps, etc.
October 9, 2012
Hip Hop
4.5
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10. Tame Impala - Lonerism

Tame Impala - Lonerism
October 9, 2012
Psychedelic Rock
4.5
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11. Blut Aus Nord - 777: Cosmosophy

Blut Aus Nord - 777: Cosmosophy
October 9, 2012
4.5
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12. Miguel - Kaleidoscope Dream

Miguel - Kaleidoscope Dream
October 2, 2012
R&B
4.5
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13. Flying Lotus - Until the Quiet Comes

Flying Lotus - Until the Quiet Comes
October 2, 2012
Electronic
4.5
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14. The Bad Plus - Made Possible

The Bad Plus - Made Possible
September 25, 2012
4.5
Amazon
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15. Black Prairie - A Tear in the Eye Is a Wound in the Heart

Black Prairie - A Tear in the Eye Is a Wound in the Heart
September 18, 2012
Bluegrass
4.5
Amazon
Spotify
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16. Pink - The Truth About Love

Pink - The Truth About Love
September 18, 2012
Pop
4.5
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17. Dwight Yoakam - 3 Pears

Dwight Yoakam - 3 Pears
September 18, 2012
Country
4.5
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18. David Byrne & St. Vincent - Love This Giant

David Byrne & St. Vincent - Love This Giant
September 11, 2012
Art Pop
4.5
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19. ZZ Top - La Futura

ZZ Top - La Futura
September 10, 2012
4.5
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20. Bob Mould - Silver Age

Bob Mould - Silver Age
September 4, 2012
Alternative Rock
4.5
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21. Jens Lekman - I Know What Love Isn't

Jens Lekman - I Know What Love Isn't
September 4, 2012
Indie Pop
4.5
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22. Swans - The Seer

Swans - The Seer
August 28, 2012
Post-Rock
4.5
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23. Dan Deacon - America

Dan Deacon - America
August 28, 2012
Electronic
4.5
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24. Jessie Ware - Devotion

Jessie Ware - Devotion
August 20, 2012
Soul
4.5
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25. Parquet Courts - Light Up Gold

Parquet Courts - Light Up Gold
August 18, 2012
Garage Rock
4.5
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NOTE: This is not a year end list. This list is ordered by the ratings AllMusic awarded albums throughout 2012.


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