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Bruce Springsteen. Tom Petty. U2. You might think that this is a list of the who's who of the 1980s rock scene – but you'd be surprised. These acts are among the talented nominees for the Grammy Award for Best Rock Album of the 2010s. Along with these titans of the industry, this decade saw the rise of young artists eager to make their own mark on the world of rock 'n' roll. The best rock albums of the 2010s will likely be played for years to come.

What artists will you find on this 2010s rock albums list? British trio Muse dominated the Grammys throughout the 2010s, taking home the trophy in 2011 for The Resistance and in 2016 for Drones. The Black Keys were also one of the most popular rock bands of the decade. They won the award for El Camino in 2013, and were nominated again for Turn Blue in 2015.

Classic rock artists like Bruce Springsteen, David Bowie and Neil Young have received Grammy nominations throughout their careers, even in the '10s. Other notable releases featured on this list of best 2010s album nominees include Beck's Morning Phase and ...Like Clockwork by Queens of the Stone Age.

It's your turn to decide which album deserves the top spot on this list of Grammy-nominated rock records. Make your voice heard by voting your favorites up the list.

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The Next Day is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Grammy-Nominated Rock Albums of the 2010s
The Next Day David Bowie - Nominated in 2014.

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Black Ice is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Grammy-Nominated Rock Albums of the 2010s
Black Ice AC/DC - Nominated in 2010.

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13 is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Grammy-Nominated Rock Albums of the 2010s
13 Black Sabbath - Nominated in 2014.

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Psychedelic Pill is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Grammy-Nominated Rock Albums of the 2010s
Psychedelic Pill Neil Young, Crazy Horse, Neil Young & Crazy Horse - Nominated in 2014.

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Celebration Day is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Grammy-Nominated Rock Albums of the 2010s
Celebration Day Led Zeppelin - Won in 2014.

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Le Noise is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Grammy-Nominated Rock Albums of the 2010s
Le Noise Neil Young - Nominated in 2011.

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...Like Clockwork is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Grammy-Nominated Rock Albums of the 2010s
...Like Clockwork Queens of the Stone Age - Nominated in 2014.

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Live from Madison Square Garde... is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Grammy-Nominated Rock Albums of the 2010s
Live from Madison Square Garden Eric Clapton and Steve Winwood - Nominated in 2010.

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Hypnotic Eye is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Grammy-Nominated Rock Albums of the 2010s
Hypnotic Eye Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers - Nominated in 2015.

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Rock 'n' Roll Party (Honoring ... is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Grammy-Nominated Rock Albums of the 2010s
Rock 'n' Roll Party (Honoring Les Paul) Jeff Beck - Nominated in 2012.

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Morning Phase is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Grammy-Nominated Rock Albums of the 2010s
Morning Phase Beck Hansen - Won in 2015.

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Ryan Adams is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Grammy-Nominated Rock Albums of the 2010s
Ryan Adams Ryan Adams - Nominated in 2015.

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Wasting Light is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Grammy-Nominated Rock Albums of the 2010s
Wasting Light Foo Fighters - Won in 2012.

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21st Century Breakdown is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Grammy-Nominated Rock Albums of the 2010s
21st Century Breakdown Green Day - Won in 2010.

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Backspacer is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Grammy-Nominated Rock Albums of the 2010s
Backspacer Pearl Jam - Nominated in 2011.

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Emotion & Commotion is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Grammy-Nominated Rock Albums of the 2010s
Emotion & Commotion Jeff Beck - Nominated in 2011.

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Mojo is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Grammy-Nominated Rock Albums of the 2010s
Mojo Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers - Nominated in 2011.

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The Whole Love is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Grammy-Nominated Rock Albums of the 2010s
The Whole Love Wilco - Nominated in 2012.

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El Camino is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Grammy-Nominated Rock Albums of the 2010s
El Camino The Black Keys - Won in 2013.

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Blunderbuss is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Grammy-Nominated Rock Albums of the 2010s
Blunderbuss Jack White - Nominated in 2013.

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Wrecking Ball is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Grammy-Nominated Rock Albums of the 2010s
Wrecking Ball Bruce Springsteen - Nominated in 2013.

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Mister Asylum is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Grammy-Nominated Rock Albums of the 2010s
Mister Asylum Highly Suspect - Nominated in 2016.

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.5: The Gray Chapter is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Grammy-Nominated Rock Albums of the 2010s
.5: The Gray Chapter Slipknot - Nominated in 2016.

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I'm with You is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Grammy-Nominated Rock Albums of the 2010s
I'm with You Red Hot Chili Peppers - Nominated in 2012.

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Mechanical Bull is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Grammy-Nominated Rock Albums of the 2010s
Mechanical Bull Kings of Leon - Nominated in 2014.

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Drones is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Grammy-Nominated Rock Albums of the 2010s
Drones Muse - Won in 2016.

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The 2nd Law is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Grammy-Nominated Rock Albums of the 2010s
The 2nd Law Muse - Nominated in 2013.

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Chaos and the Calm is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Grammy-Nominated Rock Albums of the 2010s
Chaos and the Calm James Bay - Nominated in  2016.

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Come Around Sundown is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Grammy-Nominated Rock Albums of the 2010s
Come Around Sundown Kings of Leon - Nominated in 2012.

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Kintsugi is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Grammy-Nominated Rock Albums of the 2010s
Kintsugi Death Cab for Cutie - Nominated in 2016.

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Turn Blue is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Grammy-Nominated Rock Albums of the 2010s
Turn Blue The Black Keys - Nominated in 2015.

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Songs of Innocence is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Grammy-Nominated Rock Albums of the 2010s
Songs of Innocence U2 - Nominated in 2015.

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The Resistance is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Grammy-Nominated Rock Albums of the 2010s
The Resistance Muse - Won in 2011.

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Big Whiskey & The GrooGrux Kin... is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Grammy-Nominated Rock Albums of the 2010s
Big Whiskey & The GrooGrux King Dave Matthews Band - Nominated in 2010.

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Mylo Xyloto is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Grammy-Nominated Rock Albums of the 2010s
Mylo Xyloto Coldplay - Nominated in 2013.

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No Line on the Horizon is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best Grammy-Nominated Rock Albums of the 2010s
No Line on the Horizon U2 - Nominated in 2010.