Top Albums of 2013

RankAll Time
1 218 Vampire Weekend Modern Vampires of the City Indie Pop
2 325 Daft Punk Random Access Memories Nu-Disco
3 341 Kanye West Yeezus Experimental Hip Hop
4 415 Disclosure Settle Deep House, UK Garage
5 423 Arcade Fire Reflektor Alternative Dance, Indie Rock
6 522 My Bloody Valentine m b v Dream Pop, Shoegaze
7 643 The National Trouble Will Find Me Indie Rock
8 665 The Knife Shaking the Habitual Electronic, Experimental
9 693 Arctic Monkeys AM Indie Rock
10 714 Nick Cave & The Bad Seeds Push the Sky Away Alternative Singer/Songwriter, Art Rock
11 860 David Bowie The Next Day Art Rock
12 960 Deafheaven Sunbather Blackgaze
13 971 Savages Silence Yourself Post-Punk
14 985 Julia Holter Loud City Song Ambient Pop, Art Pop
15 1000 Kurt Vile Wakin on a Pretty Daze Folk Rock, Singer/Songwriter
16 1023 Beyoncé Beyoncé Contemporary R&B
17 1060 James Blake Overgrown Alternative R&B, Art Pop
18 1156 Haim Days Are Gone Pop Rock
19 1238 Boards of Canada Tomorrow's Harvest Ambient Techno, IDM
20 1271 Chance the Rapper Acid Rap Hip Hop
21 1321 Janelle Monáe The Electric Lady Contemporary R&B, Funk
22 1336 Queens of the Stone Age …Like Clockwork Alternative Rock
23 1518 Danny Brown Old Hardcore Hip Hop
24 1594 Bill Callahan Dream River Americana, Singer/Songwriter
25 1674 Jon Hopkins Immunity IDM, Microhouse
26 1762 Laura Marling Once I Was an Eagle Contemporary Folk, Singer/Songwriter
27 1786 Tim Hecker Virgins Ambient, Drone
28 1819 Chvrches The Bones of What You Believe Electropop, Synthpop
29 1946 Run the Jewels Run the Jewels Hardcore Hip Hop
30 1949 Earl Sweatshirt Doris Hip Hop
31 1998 Lorde Pure Heroine Pop
32 2035 Phosphorescent Muchacho Americana
33 2137 These New Puritans Field of Reeds Art Rock, Post-Rock
34 2184 Deerhunter Monomania Indie Rock, Noise Pop
35 2190 Darkside Psychic Art Pop
36 2208 Neko Case The Worse Things Get the Harder I Fight, The Harder I Fight the More I Love You Alternative Singer/Songwriter
37 2277 Oneohtrix Point Never R Plus Seven Progressive Electronic, Vaporwave
38 2392 King Krule 6 Feet Beneath the Moon Singer/Songwriter
39 2435 Rhye Woman Alternative R&B, Smooth Soul, Sophisti-Pop
40 2479 Drake Nothing Was the Same Contemporary R&B, Pop Rap
41 2483 Foxygen We Are the 21st Century Ambassadors of Peace and Magic Psychedelic Pop
42 2520 Foals Holy Fire Indie Rock
43 2608 Holden The Inheritors IDM
44 2718 Justin Timberlake The 20/20 Experience [1 of 2] Contemporary R&B, Pop
45 2733 The Haxan Cloak Excavation Ambient Dub, Dark Ambient, Dubstep
46 2774 John Grant Pale Green Ghosts Singer/Songwriter, Synthpop
47 2786 Autre Ne Veut Anxiety Alternative R&B, Art Pop
48 2851 Fuck Buttons Slow Focus Electronic, Neo-Psychedelia
49 2932 Waxahatchee Cerulean Salt Alternative Singer/Songwriter, Indie Rock
50 2969 Kacey Musgraves Same Trailer Different Park Contemporary Country
51 2975 Mikal Cronin MCII Power Pop
52 2990 Factory Floor Factory Floor Minimal Wave, Tech House

Some albums "bubbling under" the all-time top 3000:
Forest Swords Engravings Neo-Psychedelia
Jason Isbell Southeastern Americana, Contemporary Folk, Singer/Songwriter
Blood Orange Cupid Deluxe Alternative R&B, Synth Funk
Yo La Tengo Fade Indie Rock
Atoms for Peace Amok Glitch Pop
DJ Rashad Double Cup Footwork
Prefab Sprout Crimson/Red Sophisti-Pop
Jagwar Ma Howlin Alternative Dance, Baggy / Madchester
Stromae Racine carree Dance-Pop, Electropop
Paramore Paramore Power Pop
Chelsea Wolfe Pain Is Beauty Ethereal Wave
M.I.A. Matangi Electropop, UK Hip Hop
DJ Koze Amygdala Deep House, Minimal Techno
Pusha T My Name is My Name Gangsta Rap
Sky Ferreira Night Time, My Time Synthpop
Pet Shop Boys Electric House, Synthpop
Moderat II Futurepop, IDM
Thundercat Apocalypse Neo-Soul, Nu Jazz
Bombino Nomad Tishoumaren
The Flaming Lips The Terror Neo-Psychedelia
Superchunk I Hate Music Indie Rock, Power Pop
Unknown Mortal Orchestra II Lo-Fi Indie, Psychedelic Pop
Sigur Rós Kveikur Post-Rock
Jonathan Wilson Fanfare Folk Rock, Singer/Songwriter
Daniel Avery Drone Logic Tech House
Frightened Rabbit Pedestrian Verse Indie Rock
Tegan and Sara Heartthrob Electropop
Jenny Hval Innocence Is Kinky Alternative Singer/Songwriter, Art Pop
Daughter If You Leave Art Pop, Indie Pop
Majical Cloudz Impersonator Ambient Pop
Iceage You're Nothing Art Punk, Post-Punk
Mount Kimbie Cold Spring Fault Less Youth Future Garage
Triángulo de Amor Bizarro Victoria mistica Noise Pop, Noise Rock
Kelela Cut 4 Me Alternative R&B, UK Bass
Suede Bloodsports Britpop
A$AP Rocky Long.Live.A$AP Hip Hop
Primal Scream More Light Alternative Dance, Neo-Psychedelia
Bassekou Kouyate & Ngoni ba Jama Ko Mande Music
Hookworms Pearl Mystic Psychedelic Rock
London Grammar If You Wait Art Pop, Indie Pop
Colin Stetson New History Warfare Vol. 3: To See More Light Experimental, Post-Minimalism
Thee Oh Sees Floating Coffin Garage Punk, Psychedelic Rock
Ashley Monroe Like a Rose Contemporary Country, Country Pop
Carcass Surgical Steel Melodic Death Metal
Anna Calvi One Breath Alternative Singer/Songwriter, Art Rock
Kvelertak Meir Hardcore Punk
Villagers {Awayland} Indie Pop, Indie Rock
Matana Roberts Coin Coin Chapter Two: Mississippi Moonchile Spiritual Jazz
Future of the Left How to Stop Your Brain in an Accident Noise Rock, Post-Hardcore
Nine Inch Nails Hesitation Marks Electro-Industrial
Laura Mvula Sing to the Moon Chamber Pop, Contemporary R&B
Okkervil River The Silver Gymnasium Indie Folk, Indie Rock
Jessy Lanza Pull My Hair Back Alternative R&B
Valerie June Pushin' Against a Stone Americana, Country Soul
AlunaGeorge Body Music Alternative R&B, Electropop
Nils Frahm Spaces Ambient, Modern Classical
Low The Invisible Way Slowcore
Phoenix Bankrupt! Indie Pop, Pop Rock
Manic Street Preachers Rewind the Film Acoustic Rock
Local Natives Hummingbird Indie Rock
Caitlin Rose The Stand In Country Pop
Dean Blunt The Redeemer Alternative R&B, Art Pop
Laurel Halo Chance of Rain IDM, Techno
Biffy Clyro Opposites Alternative Rock
Ka The Night's Gambit Hip Hop
Special Request Soul Music Jungle, Techno