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NME's Highest Rated Albums of 2013

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This is an ordered list of NME's highest rated albums of 2013. Check out NME's Year End List.

1. Arctic Monkeys - AM

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Arctic Monkeys - AM
September 9, 2013
Indie Rock
Score
10

2. Daft Punk - Random Access Memories

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Daft Punk - Random Access Memories
May 21, 2013
Nu-Disco
Score
10

3. Burial - Rival Dealer

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Burial - Rival Dealer
December 16, 2013
Dubstep
Score
9

4. Mutual Benefit - Love's Crushing Diamond

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Mutual Benefit - Love's Crushing Diamond
October 25, 2013
Indie Folk
Score
9

5. Viet Cong - Cassette

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Viet Cong - Cassette
September 5, 2013
Score
9

6. The Julie Ruin - Run Fast

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The Julie Ruin - Run Fast
September 3, 2013
Indie Rock
Score
9

7. Julia Holter - Loud City Song

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Julia Holter - Loud City Song
August 19, 2013
Experimental
Score
9

8. Speedy Ortiz - Major Arcana

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Speedy Ortiz - Major Arcana
July 9, 2013
Grunge
Score
9

9. Kanye West - Yeezus

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Kanye West - Yeezus
June 18, 2013
Hip Hop
Score
9

10. Jagwar Ma - Howlin

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Jagwar Ma - Howlin
June 10, 2013
Neo-Psychedelia
Score
9

11. Queens of the Stone Age - ...Like Clockwork

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Queens of the Stone Age - ...Like Clockwork
June 4, 2013
Rock
Score
9

12. Laura Marling - Once I Was an Eagle

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Laura Marling - Once I Was an Eagle
May 27, 2013
Folk
Score
9

13. The Child of Lov - The Child of Lov

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The Child of Lov - The Child of Lov
May 7, 2013
Funk
Score
9

14. Peace - In Love

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Peace - In Love
March 25, 2013
Indie Rock
Score
9

15. Merchandise - Totale Nite

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Merchandise - Totale Nite
March 18, 2013
Post-Punk
Score
9

16. Iceage - You're Nothing

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Iceage - You're Nothing
February 19, 2013
Post-Punk
Score
9

17. Nick Cave & The Bad Seeds - Push the Sky Away

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Nick Cave & The Bad Seeds - Push the Sky Away
February 18, 2013
Alternative Rock
Score
9

18. Foals - Holy Fire

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Foals - Holy Fire
February 11, 2013
Indie Rock
Score
9

19. Night Beds - Country Sleep

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Night Beds - Country Sleep
February 5, 2013
Folk
Score
9

20. Torres - Torres

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Torres - Torres
January 22, 2013
Folk
Score
9

21. Beyoncé - Beyoncé

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Beyoncé - Beyoncé
December 13, 2013
R&B
Score
8

22. Toy - Join the Dots

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Toy - Join the Dots
December 10, 2013
Psychedelic Rock
Score
8

23. Various Artists - Purple Snow: Forecasting the Minneapolis Sound

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Various Artists - Purple Snow: Forecasting the Minneapolis Sound
December 3, 2013
Score
8

24. Destroyer - Five Spanish Songs

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Destroyer - Five Spanish Songs
November 29, 2013
Indie Pop
Score
8

25. Beastmilk - Climax

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Beastmilk - Climax
November 29, 2013
Score
8
NOTE: This is not a year end list. This list is ordered by the ratings NME awarded albums throughout 2013.


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