The Most Underrated Albums of 2012


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NOTE: Albums must have at least 25 user ratings to make this list.

1. Marina and the Diamonds - Electra Heart

Marina and the Diamonds - Electra Heart
April 30th, 2012
Critic Score
55
11 reviews
USER SCORE
71
184 reviews

2. Sky Ferreira - Ghost

Sky Ferreira - Ghost
October 16th, 2012
Critic Score
62
5 reviews
USER SCORE
75
60 reviews

3. Lana Del Rey - Born To Die

Lana Del Rey - Born To Die
January 31st, 2012
Critic Score
59
30 reviews
USER SCORE
72
449 reviews

4. Lana Del Rey - Paradise

Lana Del Rey - Paradise
November 13th, 2012
Critic Score
59
7 reviews
USER SCORE
70
181 reviews

5. The Game - Jesus Piece

The Game - Jesus Piece
December 11th, 2012
Critic Score
62
11 reviews
USER SCORE
72
27 reviews

6. of Montreal - Paralytic Stalks

of Montreal - Paralytic Stalks
February 7th, 2012
Critic Score
63
24 reviews
USER SCORE
73
29 reviews

7. Alcest - Les Voyages de l'Âme

Alcest - Les Voyages de l'Âme
January 6th, 2012
Critic Score
70
7 reviews
USER SCORE
78
27 reviews

8. Trust - TRST

Trust - TRST
February 28th, 2012
Critic Score
71
13 reviews
USER SCORE
80
46 reviews

9. Die Antwoord - TEN$ION

Die Antwoord - TEN$ION
February 7th, 2012
Critic Score
50
11 reviews
USER SCORE
59
58 reviews

10. Lianne La Havas - Is Your Love Big Enough?

Lianne La Havas - Is Your Love Big Enough?
August 7th, 2012
Critic Score
70
9 reviews
USER SCORE
78
25 reviews

11. Garbage - Not Your Kind of People

Garbage - Not Your Kind of People
May 15th, 2012
Critic Score
60
20 reviews
USER SCORE
67
26 reviews

12. Beach House - Bloom

Beach House - Bloom
May 15th, 2012
Critic Score
78
31 reviews
USER SCORE
85
621 reviews

13. Solange - True

Solange - True
November 27th, 2012
Critic Score
76
11 reviews
USER SCORE
83
75 reviews

14. Bear in Heaven - I Love You, It's Cool

Bear in Heaven - I Love You, It's Cool
April 3rd, 2012
Critic Score
70
18 reviews
USER SCORE
76
28 reviews

15. G.O.O.D. Music - Cruel Summer

G.O.O.D. Music - Cruel Summer
September 18th, 2012
Critic Score
66
20 reviews
USER SCORE
72
60 reviews

16. Baroness - Yellow & Green

Baroness - Yellow & Green
July 17th, 2012
Critic Score
76
13 reviews
USER SCORE
82
47 reviews

17. Ben Howard - Every Kingdom

Ben Howard - Every Kingdom
April 3rd, 2012
Critic Score
74
6 reviews
USER SCORE
80
53 reviews

18. Ellie Goulding - Halcyon

Ellie Goulding - Halcyon
October 9th, 2012
Critic Score
68
12 reviews
USER SCORE
74
98 reviews

19. Azealia Banks - 1991

Azealia Banks - 1991
May 29th, 2012
Critic Score
73
8 reviews
USER SCORE
79
67 reviews

20. Yeasayer - Fragrant World

Yeasayer - Fragrant World
August 21st, 2012
Critic Score
66
30 reviews
USER SCORE
72
49 reviews

21. Ariel Pink's Haunted Graffiti - Mature Themes

Ariel Pink's Haunted Graffiti - Mature Themes
August 21st, 2012
Critic Score
73
30 reviews
USER SCORE
78
122 reviews

22. Dead Can Dance - Anastasis

Dead Can Dance - Anastasis
August 14th, 2012
Critic Score
71
10 reviews
USER SCORE
76
28 reviews

23. Death Grips - NO LOVE DEEP WEB

Death Grips - NO LOVE DEEP WEB
October 1st, 2012
Critic Score
75
11 reviews
USER SCORE
81
257 reviews

24. Best Coast - The Only Place

Best Coast - The Only Place
May 15th, 2012
Critic Score
60
23 reviews
USER SCORE
66
48 reviews

25. Björk - bastards

Björk - bastards
November 19th, 2012
Critic Score
65
6 reviews
USER SCORE
70
27 reviews
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