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The Greatest Rock Albums Of The 2010s, 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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AM is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Greatest Rock Albums Of The 2010s, Ranked
Arctic Monkeys

"No.1 Party Anthem"

"Do I Wanna Know?" 

"Arabella"

2
Blackstar [2016] is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Greatest Rock Albums Of The 2010s, Ranked
Blackstar [2016]
David Bowie

"Blackstar"

"Lazarus"

"Girl Loves Me"

3
Wasting Light is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Greatest Rock Albums Of The 2010s, Ranked
Foo Fighters

"Walk"

"I Should Have Known" 

"Arlandria"

4
Lazaretto is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Greatest Rock Albums Of The 2010s, Ranked
Jack White

"I Think I Found the Culprit"

"High Ball Stepper"

"Entitlement"

5
El Camino is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Greatest Rock Albums Of The 2010s, Ranked
The Black Keys

"Run Right Back" 

"Sister"

"Little Black Submarines"

6
The Next Day is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Greatest Rock Albums Of The 2010s, Ranked
David Bowie

"The Stars"

"Dancing Out in Space"

"Boss of Me"

7
A Moon Shaped Pool [2016... is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Greatest Rock Albums Of The 2010s, Ranked
A Moon Shaped Pool [2016]
Radiohead

"Burn The Witch"

"Daydreaming"

"Decks Dark"

8
Magma [2016] is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Greatest Rock Albums Of The 2010s, Ranked
Magma [2016]
Gojira

"Low Lands"

"Yellow Stone"

"The Shooting Star"

9
...Like Clockwork is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Greatest Rock Albums Of The 2010s, Ranked
Queens of the Stone Age

"I Sat by the Ocean"

"Kalopsia"

"Fairweather Friends"

10
The Suburbs is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Greatest Rock Albums Of The 2010s, Ranked
Arcade Fire

"Month of May" 

"The Suburbs"

"Ready To Start"

11
Fear Inoculum is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Greatest Rock Albums Of The 2010s, Ranked
Clark Benson added
Tool
12
Morning Phase is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Greatest Rock Albums Of The 2010s, Ranked
Beck

"Blackbird Chain"

"Say Goodbye"

"Heart Is a Drum"

13
Hardwired... to Self-Des... is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Greatest Rock Albums Of The 2010s, Ranked
Hardwired... to Self-Destruct [2016]
Metallica

"Hardwired"

"Atlas, Rise!"

"Now That We're Dead"

14
The 2nd Law is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Greatest Rock Albums Of The 2010s, Ranked
Muse

"Survival" 

"Big Freeze"

"Madness"

15
I'm With You [2011] is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Greatest Rock Albums Of The 2010s, Ranked
I'm With You [2011]
Red Hot Chili Peppers

"Look Around"

"The Adventures of Rain Dance Maggie"

"Police Station"

16
Diamond Eyes is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Greatest Rock Albums Of The 2010s, Ranked
Deftones

"Rocket Skates"

"This Place Is Death"

"Diamond Eyes"

17
Wrecking Ball is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Greatest Rock Albums Of The 2010s, Ranked
Bruce Springsteen

"Wrecking Ball"

"We Take Care of Our Own"

"American Land"

18
Death of a Bachelor [201... is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Greatest Rock Albums Of The 2010s, Ranked
Death of a Bachelor [2016]
Panic! at the Disco

"Death of a Bachelor"

"Victorius"

"Don't Threaten Me With a Good Time"

19
Sound & Color [2015]... is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Greatest Rock Albums Of The 2010s, Ranked
Sound & Color [2015]
Alabama Shakes

"Sound & Color"

"Don't Wanna FIght"

"Gimme All Your Love"

20
Brothers is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Greatest Rock Albums Of The 2010s, Ranked
The Black Keys

"Black Mud"

"The Go Getter"

"The Only One"

21
A Deeper Understanding [... is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Greatest Rock Albums Of The 2010s, Ranked
A Deeper Understanding [2017]
The War on Drugs

"Thinking Of A Place"

"Holing On"

"Pain"

22
Villains [2017] is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Greatest Rock Albums Of The 2010s, Ranked
Villains [2017]
Queens of the Stone Age

"Feet Don't Fail Me"

"The Way You Used to Do"

"The Evil Has Landed"

23
Turn Blue is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Greatest Rock Albums Of The 2010s, Ranked
The Black Keys

"Bullet in the Brain"

"Fever"

"Weight of Love"

24
Blunderbuss is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Greatest Rock Albums Of The 2010s, Ranked
Jack White

"I’m Shakin’"

"Weep Themselves to Sleep"

"Hip"

25
Mojo is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Greatest Rock Albums Of The 2010s, Ranked
Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers

"Running Man's Bible"

"No Reason to Cry"

"First Flash of Freedom"