Top 5 albums of 2012?

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  1. welcometothetonezone

    welcometothetonezone

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    What are you top 5 albums of this year?

    Mine are:
    1) Frank Ocean -Channel Orange
    2) Kendrick Lamar - Good Kid, M.A.A.D.
    3) Chromatics - Kill for Love
    4) Miguel - Kaleidoscope
    5) The XX - Coexist

    I know I'm missing a lot of other good albums that came out this year but this is what I could think of at the top of my head.
     
  2. two zero five

    two zero five Banned

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    Album of the year



     
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  3. Lunden

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    1. Kendrick Lamar - Good Kid Maad City
    2. Frank Ocean - Channel Orange
    3. Rihanna - Unapologetic
    4. Pink - Truth About Love
    5. Curren$y - The Stoned Immaculate
     
  4. bad lieutenant

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    1- Roc Marciano - Reloaded

    2- Melanin 9 - Magna Carta

    3- Action Bronson - Rare Chandeliers

    4- Kendrick Lamar - Good Kid Maad City

    5- Domo Genesis - No Idols / Skyzoo - Dream Deferred
     
  5. balloonoboy

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    1. Beach House - Bloom
    2. Alicia Keys - Girl On Fire
    3. Michael Kiwanuka - Home Again
    4. Kendrick Lamar - good kid, maad city
    5. Frank Ocean - Channel Orange
     
  6. gllahone84

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    AOTY...[​IMG]
     
  7. manslayer

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    good kid, maad city
    control system
    habits & contradictions
    jesus piece
    live from the underground
     
  8. jf04

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    I'm not respecting a list that doesn't have GKMC at number 1.
     
  9. adobecs4

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    Only one that matters.. 
     
  10. antidope

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    It really crazy how hard people are riding for this album, its like its the Blueprint 1 or something. Never thought I'd see something like this in this day and age.
     
  11. remix

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    yea man its crazy but damn joints a classic....

    1.good kid maad city

    2-5 any order

    channel orange
    life is good
    cruel summer
    stoned immaculate


    honorable mentions

    jesus piece


    thats al from top of my head so anything besides 1 is strait from there lol #1 is set in stone
     
  12. certifiedsw

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    Lol.


    What is your list looking like?
     
  13. ilike turtles

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    Haven't really gotten a chance to listen to too many albums this year due to my computer being broken. But based off the albums I've heard...

    1. Bloom (AOTY no question)
    2. GKMC
    3. Life Is Good
    4. Channel Orange
    5. Uhhh idk I guess Trilogy or The 2nd Law
     
  14. hugebird

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    1. Julia Holter - Ekstasis
    2. Holly Herndon - Movement
    3. Chelsea Wolfe - Unknown Rooms
    4. Swans - The Seer
    5. Actress - R.I.P.
     
  15. cruthik3

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    1. Actress- RIP
    2. Swans- The Seer
    3. Burial - Kindred and Truant/Rough Sleeper
    4. Terrence Dixon- From the Far Future Part 2
    5. Ty Segall and White Fence- Hair
     
  16. flacobey

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    1. Kendrick Lamar - GKMC
    2. Grizzly Bear - Shields
    3. Death Grips - The Money Store/ No Love Deep Web
    4. Nas - Life Is Good
    5. Dirty Projectors - Swing Lo Magellan
     
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  17. airjordan jb23

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    good kid, M.A.A.D. city
    Life Is Good
    Channel Orange
    Control System
    Live From The Underground

    Honorable mentions -

    The Stoned Immaculate
    Cruel Summer
    Jesus Piece
     
  18. gllahone84

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    GKMC is not better than life is good
     
  19. ripc

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    Channel Orange
    GKMC
    Life is Good
    Jesus Piece
    Trouble Man

    Honestly I didn't listen to a lot of non-hip-hop albums this year outside of Channel Orange, so it is what it is.

    Honorable mentions to God Forgives, I Don't, O.N.I.F.C., Vicious Lies and Dangerous Rumors.
     
  20. k3stacks

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    Only one person mentioned Habits & Contradictions. The **** wrong with yall :smh:
     
  21. trilluminated

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    beach house-bloom

    kendrick lamar-gkmc

    killer mike-RAP album

    lianne la haves-is your love big enough

    frank ocean-channel orange
     
  22. rusty shackelford

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    No Order

    GKMC
    Control System
    Rare Chandeliers
    Channel Orange
    White Flame
     
  23. albooboo

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    Roc Marciano - Reloaded
    Action Bronson - Rare Chandeliers
    Sean Price - Mic Tyson
    Kendrick Lamar - GKMC
    Killer Mike - RAP
     
  24. illustrayt

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    No specific order: Selected 10 though haha

    - Macklemoore & Ryan Lewis: The Heist
    - Kendrick Lamar: GKMC
    - Tanlines - Mixed Emotions
    - Grimes - Visions
    - John Mayer - Shadow Days
    - Chromatics - Kill For Love
    - Miguel - Kaleidoscope Dream
    - B.O.B. - Strange Clouds
    - Frank Ocean - Channel Orange
    - Santi Gold - Master of My Make-Believe
     
  25. 6 Rings G.O.A.T.

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