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The Greatest Rock Albums Of The Decade, Ranked  

Jovaughn Brown
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List Rules Vote up the 2010s rock albums that stand out among the rest.

Here are the best rock albums of the decade, ranked by fans everywhere. Featuring popular music from some of the biggest rock bands and musicians today, this list of the top 2010s rock albums includes punk rock, indie rock, folk rock, and other subgenres. From Arcade Fire's 2010 Grammy-winning album The Suburbs to David Bowie's 2016 final album Blackstar, the 2010s decade was filled with so many good rock albums.  

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

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1
Blackstar [2016] is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Greatest Rock Albums Of The Decade, Ranked
Blackstar [2016] David Bowie

"Blackstar"

"Lazarus"

"Girl Loves Me"

2
The Suburbs is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Greatest Rock Albums Of The Decade, Ranked
Arcade Fire

"Month of May" 

"The Suburbs"

"Ready To Start"

3
AM is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Greatest Rock Albums Of The Decade, Ranked
Arctic Monkeys

"No.1 Party Anthem"

"Do I Wanna Know?" 

"Arabella"

4
...Like Clockwork is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Greatest Rock Albums Of The Decade, Ranked
Queens of the Stone Age

"I Sat by the Ocean"

"Kalopsia"

"Fairweather Friends"

5
Magma [2016] is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Greatest Rock Albums Of The Decade, Ranked
Magma [2016] Gojira

"Low Lands"

"Yellow Stone"

"The Shooting Star"

6
A Moon Shaped Pool [2016] is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Greatest Rock Albums Of The Decade, Ranked
A Moon Shaped Pool [2016] Radiohead

"Burn The Witch"

"Daydreaming"

"Decks Dark"

7
El Camino is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Greatest Rock Albums Of The Decade, Ranked
The Black Keys

"Run Right Back" 

"Sister"

"Little Black Submarines"

8
Wasting Light is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Greatest Rock Albums Of The Decade, Ranked
Foo Fighters

"Walk"

"I Should Have Known" 

"Arlandria"

9
A Deeper Understanding [2017] is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Greatest Rock Albums Of The Decade, Ranked
A Deeper Understanding [2017] The War on Drugs

"Thinking Of A Place"

"Holing On"

"Pain"

10
Morning Phase is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Greatest Rock Albums Of The Decade, Ranked
Beck

"Blackbird Chain"

"Say Goodbye"

"Heart Is a Drum"

11
Orc [2017] is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Greatest Rock Albums Of The Decade, Ranked
Dominic Caya added Orc [2017] Oh Sees
12
The Next Day is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Greatest Rock Albums Of The Decade, Ranked
David Bowie

"The Stars"

"Dancing Out in Space"

"Boss of Me"

13
Weezer (White Album) [2016] is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Greatest Rock Albums Of The Decade, Ranked
Weezer (White Album) [2016] Weezer

"Do You Wanna Get High?"

"Thank God For Girls"

"California Kids"

14
Turn Blue is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Greatest Rock Albums Of The Decade, Ranked
The Black Keys

"Bullet in the Brain"

"Fever"

"Weight of Love"

15
Diamond Eyes is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Greatest Rock Albums Of The Decade, Ranked
Deftones

"Rocket Skates"

"This Place Is Death"

"Diamond Eyes"

16
Blunderbuss is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Greatest Rock Albums Of The Decade, Ranked
Jack White

"I’m Shakin’"

"Weep Themselves to Sleep"

"Hip"

17
I'm With You [2011] is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Greatest Rock Albums Of The Decade, Ranked
I'm With You [2011] Red Hot Chili Peppers

"Look Around"

"The Adventures of Rain Dance Maggie"

"Police Station"

18
Wrecking Ball is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Greatest Rock Albums Of The Decade, Ranked
Bruce Springsteen

"Wrecking Ball"

"We Take Care of Our Own"

"American Land"

19
Science Fiction [2017] is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Greatest Rock Albums Of The Decade, Ranked
Science Fiction [2017] Brand New

"Lit Me Up"

"No Control"

"451"

20
Lazaretto is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Greatest Rock Albums Of The Decade, Ranked
Jack White

"I Think I Found the Culprit"

"High Ball Stepper"

"Entitlement"

21
Fear Inoculum is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Greatest Rock Albums Of The Decade, Ranked
Clark Benson added Tool
22
Villains [2017] is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Greatest Rock Albums Of The Decade, Ranked
Villains [2017] Queens of the Stone Age

"Feet Don't Fail Me"

"The Way You Used to Do"

"The Evil Has Landed"

23
Brothers is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Greatest Rock Albums Of The Decade, Ranked
The Black Keys

"Black Mud"

"The Go Getter"

"The Only One"

24
Hardwired... to Self-Destruct ... is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Greatest Rock Albums Of The Decade, Ranked
Hardwired... to Self-Destruct [2016] Metallica

"Hardwired"

"Atlas, Rise!"

"Now That We're Dead"

25
Come Around Sundown is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Greatest Rock Albums Of The Decade, Ranked
Kings of Leon

"Mary" 

"Mi Amigo"

"Pickup Truck"