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The Greatest Albums Of The 2010s, Ranked

List RulesVote up the 2010s albums we'll cherish forever.

Here are the best albums of the decade, ranked by fans everywhere. Featuring popular music from some of the biggest artists today, this list of the top 2010s albums includes the best of rock, pop, rap, EDM, R&B, and more. From Adele's 2012 Grammy-winning album 21 to Janelle Monáe's 2019 critically acclaimed concept album Dirty Computer, the 2010s decade was filled with so many good albums. Which 2010s release will be regarded as the album of the decade? 

Vote up the best albums of the 2010s, and add your favorites if they deserve to be on this list. 

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  • 1

    To Pimp a Butterfly [2015]

    Kendrick Lamar
    230
    200

    "King Kunta"

    "Momma"

    "The Blacker The Berry"

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  • 2
    236
    209

    Release Date2011

    "Rolling in the Deep"

    "Someone Like You"

    "Set Fire to the Rain"

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    Lana Del Rey
    177
    152

    Release Date2012

    "Born to Die"

    "Blue Jeans"

    "Summertime Sadness"

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  • 4

    Release Date2010

    "Power"

    "Runaway"

    "All Of The Lights"

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  • 5
    206
    184

    Release Date2012

    "m.A.A.d city"

    "Bitch, Don't Kill My Vibe"

    "Swimming Pools"

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    Blonde [2016]

    Frank Ocean
    195
    176

    Release Date2016

    "Self Control"

    "Nights"

    "Ivy"

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  • 7

    Melodrama [2017]

    Lorde
    159
    139

    "Green Light"

    "Liability"

    "Supercut"

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    Release Date2013

    "Tennis Court"

    "Royals"

    "Glory and Gore"

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  • 9
    Taylor Swift
    183
    170

    Release Date2014

    "Blank Space"

    "Shake It Off"

    "This Love"

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  • 10

    25 [2015]

    Adele
    189
    185

    "Hello"

    "Send My Love (To Your New Lover)"

    "All I Ask"

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  • 11
    155
    149

    Release Date2017

    "Sandcastles"

    "Don't Hurt Yourself"

    "Formation"

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  • 12

    Release Date2019

    "Mariners Apartment Complex"

    "California"

    "hope is a dangerous thing for a woman like me to have - but I have it"

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  • 13
    178
    177

    Release Date2012

    "Thinkin Bout You"

    "Super Rich Kids"

    "Pyramids"

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  • 14

    ANTI [2016]

    Rihanna
    97
    88

    "Kiss It Better"

    "Love on the Brain"

    "Needed Me"

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  • 15
    144
    142

    Release Date2011

    "Born This Way"

    "Americano"

    "Judas"

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    Taylor Swift
    131
    129

    Release Date2012

    "I Knew You Were Trouble"

    "We Are Never Ever Getting Back Together"

    "Sad Beautifl Tragic"

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    DAMN. [2017]

    Kendrick Lamar
    166
    176

    "Humble"

    "Love"

    "DNA"

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  • 18

    Beauty Behind the Madness [2015] 

    The Weeknd
    109
    111

    "Tell Your Friends"

    "The Hills"

    "Often"

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  • 19
    Tame Impala
    102
    104

    "Let It Happen"

    "Yes I'm Changing"

    "The Less I Know The Better"

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  • 20

    Release Date2013

    "Get Lucky"

    "Instant Crush"

    "Lose Yourself To Dance"

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  • 21
    Arctic Monkeys
    94
    99

    Release Date2013

    "Do I Wanna Know?"

    "Arabella"

    "Fireside"

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  • 22
    David Bowie
    112
    122

    Release Date2016

    "Blackstar"

    "Lazarus"

    "Dollar Days"

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  • 23

    Flower Boy [2017]

    Tyler, The Creator
    96
    103

    "Who Dat Boy"

    "Where This Flower Blooms"

    "Boredom"

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    ZWZW addedAriana Grande
    76
    79

    Release Date2019

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  • 25

    Release Date2019

    "when the party's over"

    "bad guy"

    "bury a friend"

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