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The Best Indie Pop Albums of the 2010s

1. St. Vincent - St. Vincent

St. Vincent - St. Vincent
February 25, 2014
Critic Score
87
36 reviews

2. St. Vincent - Strange Mercy

St. Vincent - Strange Mercy
September 13, 2011
Critic Score
87
33 reviews

3. Destroyer - Kaputt

Destroyer - Kaputt
January 25, 2011
Critic Score
86
26 reviews

4. Orange Juice - Coals to Newcastle

Orange Juice - Coals to Newcastle
November 8, 2010
Critic Score
85
8 reviews

5. Sharon Van Etten - Remind Me Tomorrow

Sharon Van Etten - Remind Me Tomorrow
January 18, 2019
Critic Score
84
35 reviews

6. The Magnetic Fields - 50 Song Memoir

The Magnetic Fields - 50 Song Memoir
March 10, 2017
Critic Score
84
17 reviews

7. MONEY - The Shadow of Heaven

MONEY - The Shadow of Heaven
August 26, 2013
Critic Score
84
14 reviews

9. D.D Dumbo - Utopia Defeated

D.D Dumbo - Utopia Defeated
October 7, 2016
Critic Score
83
7 reviews

11. CHAI - PUNK

CHAI - PUNK
February 13, 2019
Critic Score
83
13 reviews

12. Mélissa Laveaux - Radyo Siwèl

Mélissa Laveaux - Radyo Siwèl
February 2, 2018
Critic Score
82
5 reviews

13. Sunflower Bean - King of the Dudes

Sunflower Bean - King of the Dudes
January 25, 2019
Critic Score
82
8 reviews

14. Matt Maltese - Bad Contestant

Matt Maltese - Bad Contestant
May 25, 2018
Critic Score
82
6 reviews

15. The Essex Green - Hardly Electronic

The Essex Green - Hardly Electronic
June 29, 2018
Critic Score
82
5 reviews

16. The Goon Sax - Up to Anything

The Goon Sax - Up to Anything
March 11, 2016
Critic Score
82
9 reviews

17. Wild Beasts - Smother

Wild Beasts - Smother
May 10, 2011
Critic Score
81
26 reviews

18. Los Campesinos! - Sick Scenes

Los Campesinos! - Sick Scenes
February 24, 2017
Critic Score
81
17 reviews

19. Wild Pink - Yolk in the Fur

Wild Pink - Yolk in the Fur
July 20, 2018
Critic Score
81
6 reviews

20. Papercuts - Parallel Universe Blues

Papercuts - Parallel Universe Blues
October 19, 2018
Critic Score
81
5 reviews

21. Nilüfer Yanya - Miss Universe

Nilüfer Yanya - Miss Universe
March 22, 2019
Critic Score
81
19 reviews

22. Blaenavon - That's Your Lot

Blaenavon - That's Your Lot
April 7, 2017
Critic Score
81
5 reviews

23. The Clientele - Music for the Age of Miracles

The Clientele - Music for the Age of Miracles
September 22, 2017
Critic Score
81
12 reviews

24. Dirty Projectors - Swing Lo Magellan

Dirty Projectors - Swing Lo Magellan
July 10, 2012
Critic Score
81
34 reviews

25. C Duncan - The Midnight Sun

C Duncan - The Midnight Sun
October 14, 2016
Critic Score
80
12 reviews
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