Albums

2010s Music Decade List Aggregate

These numbers are obtained from the 44 lists found at the end of this page.


Honorable Mention:
The National - Trouble Will Find Me (21), Destroyer - Kaputt (21), Father John Misty - I Love You, Honeybear (21), The Hotelier - Home, Like Noplace is There (20), Angel Olsen - Burn Your Fire for No Witness (20), Billie Eilish - WHEN WE ALL FALL ASLEEP, WHERE DO WE GO? (20), Deerhunter - Halcyon Digest (20), Jamie xx - In Colour (20), Oneohtrix Point Never - Replica (19), Cardi B - Invasion of Privacy (18), Future - DS2 (18), SOPHIE - OIL OF EVERY PEARL'S UN-INSIDES (17), Mitski - Be the Cowboy (17), Chance The Rapper - Acid Rap (17), James Blake - James Blake (17), Mount Eerie - A Crow Looked at Me (17), Deftones - Diamond Eyes (16), Flying Lotus - Cosmogramma (16), Phoebe Bridgers - Stranger in the Alps (16), Grouper - Ruins (16), Janelle Monáe - The ArchAndroid (16), Tame Impala - Lonerism (16), Paramore - After Laughter (15), Chromatics - Kill for Love (15), Björk - Vulnicura (15), Run the Jewels - Run the Jewels 2 (15), Rich Gang - Tha Tour Part 1 (14), Sky Ferreira - Night Time, My Time (14), Charli XCX - Pop 2 (14), Lorde - Pure Heroine (14), Tierra Whack - Whack World (14), Shabazz Palaces - Black Up (14), Japandroids - Celebration Rock (14), The Knife - Shaking the Habitual (13), Angel Olsen - My Woman (13), Mitski - Puberty 2 (13), Vince Staples - Summertime '06 (13), Danny Brown - XXX (13), Chuck Person - Chuck Person’s Eccojams Vol. 1 (12), Against Me! - Transgender Dysphoria Blues (12), Fleet Foxes - Helplessness Blues (12), Chance The Rapper - Coloring Book (12), Behemoth - The Satanist (12), My Bloody Valentine - m b v (12), Dean Blunt - Black Metal (11), Death Grips - The Money Store (11), Danny Brown - Atrocity Exhibition (11), The 1975 - I Like It When You Sleep, for You Are So Beautiful Yet So Unaware of It (11), Disclosure - Settle (11), Anderson .Paak - Malibu (11)
How Points are Measured

1st Place:
10 points
2nd Place:
8 points
3rd place:
6 points
Top 10:
5 points
Top 25:
3 points
Other:
1 point
Recent Additions
Sep 01
Sputnikmusic (2010s)
Aug 04
SPIN (2010s)
Mar 12
Resident Advisor (2010s)
Jan 21
Revolver (2010s), Mixmag (2010s), The New Yorker: Amanda Petrusich (2010s), Refinery29 (2010s), Chorus.fm (2010s)
Jan 20
The Needle Drop (2010s)
Jan 08
Treble (2010s)
Jan 06
Kerrang! (2010s)
Jan 05
GQ (2010s)
Jan 03
BrooklynVegan (2010s), Radio X (2010s)
Jan 02
Northern Transmissions (2010s), New York Post (2010s)
Dec 26
Tiny Mix Tapes (2010s), Slant Magazine (2010s), PAPER (2010s)
Dec 15
The Associated Press (2010s), The Wild Honey Pie (2010s)
Dec 09
KCRW (2010s), The Sydney Morning Herald (2010s), The Key (2010s)
Dec 03
Rolling Stone (2010s)
Nov 29
NME (2010s)
Nov 27
Gaffa (Sweden) [2010s]
Nov 26
Esquire (2010s)
Nov 23
AllMusic (2010s)
Nov 20
The A.V. Club
Nov 19
Billboard (2010s), TIME (2010s)
Nov 18
The Independent (2010s)
Nov 17
The Young Folks (2010s)
Nov 11
Crack Magazine (2010s)
Nov 06
Noisey (2010s)
Nov 04
Consequence of Sound (2010s), Stereogum (2010s)
Nov 03
Albumism (2010s)
Oct 13
Tiny Mix Tapes (2000s)
Oct 12
UPROXX (2010s)
Oct 10
Paste (2010s)
Oct 08
Pitchfork (2010s)
Sep 20
Gorilla vs. Bear (2010-2019)
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4mo
Any idea when is the upcoming update for this aggregate especially additional of missing list?
8mo
fantano's list?
8mo
Links for these lists have been submitted weeks ago yet none of them get approved and counted for the aggregate. I don't know why admin ignored them, no offense here it's just my curiosity

- Chorus.fm (previously known as Absolute Punk)
- Evening Standard
- Good Morning America
- Insider
- Mercury News
- Mixmag
- The New Yorker: Amanda Petrusich
- Refinery29
- Rolling Stone (Rob Sheffield)
8mo
Lana Del Rey’s Born To Die should have 33 points, The Wild Honey Pie points were not counted despite the album being 19th on that list, I don’t see why not count it since the Born To Die: Paradise Edition is just an extended version of the same album
8mo
PLEASE UPDATE
9mo
Also Mercury News’ top50 www.mercurynews.com/2019/12/20/50-best-albums-of-the-decade-lorde-lana-kanye-kendrick-and-more/amp/
9mo
Slant
9mo
Mandatory’s list?
9mo
Are you guys not adding anymore? Where’s Mandatory list?
9mo
Chorus.fm definitely should be included since they were previously known as AbsolutePunk, a credible critic site that once counted for Metacritic before. The list involved 10 contributors/staff which is worth for consideration.
10mo
Why Genius list is not part of the aggregate?
10mo
So when an unranked list gets added to the aggregate, all albums receive a single point, which makes sense, somewhat. But in a list that’s a top 10 (New York Post, 2018, for example), shouldn’t each album get 5 points, since a top 10 gets you 5 in a ranked list? Similarly, an unranked top 25 would net everyone 3 points. Just a thought.
10mo
Vulnicura should have 8 points now. Not 7
10mo
To Be Kind? Guns?
10mo
Best decade ever?
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