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NME's Highest Rated Albums of 2011


BY YEAR:
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This is an ordered list of NME's highest rated albums of 2011. Check out NME's Year End List.

1. PJ Harvey - Let England Shake

PJ Harvey - Let England Shake
February 15, 2011
Alternative Rock
10
iTunes
Amazon
Spotify
Rdio



2. Björk - Biophilia

Björk - Biophilia
October 11, 2011
Experimental
9
iTunes
Amazon
Spotify
Rdio



3. St. Vincent - Strange Mercy

St. Vincent - Strange Mercy
September 13, 2011
Indie Pop
9
iTunes
Amazon
Spotify
Rdio



4. Atari Teenage Riot - Is This Hyperreal?

Atari Teenage Riot - Is This Hyperreal?
July 26, 2011
9
Amazon
Spotify
Rdio



5. Arctic Monkeys - Suck It and See

Arctic Monkeys - Suck It and See
June 7, 2011
Alternative Rock
9
iTunes
Amazon
Spotify
Rdio



6. Wild Beasts - Smother

Wild Beasts - Smother
May 10, 2011
Indie Rock
9
iTunes
Amazon
Spotify
Rdio



7. Metronomy - The English Riviera

Metronomy - The English Riviera
April 12, 2011
Electronic
9
iTunes
Amazon
Spotify
Rdio



8. Glasvegas - EUPHORIC /// HEARTBREAK \\\

Glasvegas - EUPHORIC /// HEARTBREAK \\\
April 5, 2011
Indie Rock
9
iTunes
Amazon
Spotify
Rdio



9. Anna Calvi - Anna Calvi

Anna Calvi - Anna Calvi
March 1, 2011
Indie Pop
9
iTunes
Amazon
Spotify
Rdio



10. Iron & Wine - Kiss Each Other Clean

Iron & Wine - Kiss Each Other Clean
January 25, 2011
Folk
9
iTunes
Amazon
Rdio



11. Mint Julep - Save Your Season

Mint Julep - Save Your Season
November 21, 2011
Dream Pop
8
iTunes
Amazon
Spotify
Rdio



12. Drake - Take Care

Drake - Take Care
November 15, 2011
Hip Hop
8
iTunes
Amazon
Spotify
Rdio



13. The Dø - Both Ways Open Jaws

The Dø - Both Ways Open Jaws
November 15, 2011
Indie Folk
8
Amazon
Spotify
Rdio



14. The Fall - Ersatz GB

The Fall - Ersatz GB
November 14, 2011
Post-Punk
8
Amazon
Spotify
Rdio



15. DRC Music - Kinshasa One Two

DRC Music - Kinshasa One Two
November 8, 2011
World
8
iTunes
Amazon
Spotify
Rdio



16. David Lynch - Crazy Clown Time

David Lynch - Crazy Clown Time
November 8, 2011
Experimental
8
Amazon
Spotify
Rdio



17. Atlas Sound - Parallax

Atlas Sound - Parallax
November 8, 2011
Experimental
8
iTunes
Amazon
Spotify
Rdio



18. Oneohtrix Point Never - Replica

Oneohtrix Point Never - Replica
November 8, 2011
Drone
8
iTunes
Amazon
Spotify
Rdio



19. Noel Gallagher - Noel Gallagher's High Flying Birds

Noel Gallagher - Noel Gallagher's High Flying Birds
November 8, 2011
Rock
8
Amazon
Spotify
Rdio



20. Laura Veirs - Tumble Bee

Laura Veirs - Tumble Bee
November 8, 2011
Folk
8
iTunes
Amazon
Spotify
Rdio



21. Summer Camp - Welcome to Condale

Summer Camp - Welcome to Condale
November 8, 2011
Indie Pop
8
Amazon
Spotify
Rdio



22. Florence + The Machine - Ceremonials

Florence + The Machine - Ceremonials
November 1, 2011
Indie Pop
8
iTunes
Amazon
Spotify
Rdio



23. Kuedo - Severant

Kuedo - Severant
October 25, 2011
Dubstep
8
Amazon
Rdio



24. Brian Wilson - In the Key of Disney

Brian Wilson - In the Key of Disney
October 25, 2011
Rock
8
Amazon
Spotify
Rdio



25. Justice - Audio, Video, Disco

Justice - Audio, Video, Disco
October 25, 2011
Electronic
8
iTunes
Amazon
Spotify
Rdio



NOTE: This is not a year end list. This list is ordered by the ratings NME awarded albums throughout 2011.


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