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The Best Ambient Albums of the 2020s

2.

The Bug - Fire
August 27, 2021
Critic Score
86
12 reviews

3.

Nala Sinephro - Space 1.8
September 3, 2021
Critic Score
86
6 reviews

4.

Gazelle Twin & NYX - Deep England
March 19, 2021
Critic Score
85
6 reviews

5.

Ólafur Arnalds - some kind of peace
November 6, 2020
Critic Score
85
7 reviews

6.

Dawn Richard & Spencer Zahn - Pigments
October 21, 2022
Critic Score
83
5 reviews

7.

Nicolas Jaar - Cenizas
March 27, 2020
Critic Score
83
8 reviews

8.

Ryuichi Sakamoto - 12
January 17, 2023
Critic Score
82
7 reviews

9.

Burial - Antidawn
January 6, 2022
Critic Score
82
10 reviews

10.

Pauline Anna Strom - Angel Tears in Sunlight
February 19, 2021
Critic Score
82
10 reviews

11.

Mary Lattimore - Silver Ladders
October 9, 2020
Critic Score
82
10 reviews

12.

Adrianne Lenker - instrumentals
October 23, 2020
Critic Score
82
18 reviews

13.

Nine Inch Nails - Ghosts V: Together
March 26, 2020
Critic Score
80
11 reviews

14.

William Basinski - Lamentations
November 13, 2020
Critic Score
80
9 reviews

15.

Ian William Craig - Red Sun Through Smoke
March 20, 2020
Critic Score
80
6 reviews

16.

Nine Inch Nails - Ghosts VI: Locusts
March 26, 2020
Critic Score
80
11 reviews

18.

Loscil - Clara
May 28, 2021
Critic Score
80
7 reviews

19.

Karima Walker - Waking the Dreaming Body
February 26, 2021
Critic Score
79
7 reviews

20.

Grouper - Shade
October 22, 2021
Critic Score
79
16 reviews

21.

claire rousay - A Softer Focus
April 9, 2021
Critic Score
79
6 reviews

23.

Szun Waves - Earth Patterns
August 19, 2022
Critic Score
79
5 reviews

24.

Arca - kiCK iiiii
December 3, 2021
Critic Score
79
16 reviews

25.

Gia Margaret - Mia Gargaret
June 12, 2020
Critic Score
79
6 reviews
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