James Blake
James Blake


Parent genres: Contemporary R&B, Pop, R&B



Best of All-time Lists, Best of Decade Lists, etc.
Beats Per Minute (USA) - The 130 Best Albums of the Last Five Years (2013) 54
Billboard (USA) - The 20 Best Albums of the 2010s (2015) 19
Pitchfork (USA) - The 100 Best Albums of the Decade So Far (2010-2014) 52
Treble (USA) - The Decade So Far 2010-2014 (2015) 35
No Ripcord (UK) - Top 100 Debut Albums (2011) 98
Studio Brussels (Belgium) - The 500 Greatest Albums of All Time, Nominations (2015) No Order
Groove (Germany) - The 100 Best Electronic Albums (2013) 30
Gilles Verlant (France) - 300+ Best Albums in the History of Rock (2013) No Order
Rock de Lux (Spain) - The 300 (+200) Best Albums from 1984-2014 (2014) 115
Ratings
All Music Guide (USA) - Album Ratings 1-5 Stars 3 Stars
Metacritic (Metascore 0-100, Weighted Average of Reviews from USA and UK) 81
Music Story (France) - Album Ratings 1-5 Stars 4 Stars
Piero Scaruffi, Italy (www.scaruffi.com), Album Ratings (Scale 1 to 10) 7
End of Year Lists
Amazon (USA) - Top Albums of 2011 4
Beats Per Minute (USA) - Top Albums of 2011 15
Billboard (USA) - Top Albums of 2011 9
CokeMachineGlow (USA) - Top Albums of 2011 18
Consequence of Sound (USA) - Top Albums of 2011 6
Death & Taxes (USA) - Top Albums of 2011 16
Epitonic (USA) - Top Albums of 2011 20
Exclaim (Canada) - Top Albums of 2011 1
Filter (USA) - Top Albums of 2011 11
Magnet (USA) - Top Albums of 2011 20
NPR (USA) - Top Albums of 2011 No Order
Paste (USA) - Top Albums of 2011 41
Pitchfork (USA) - Top Albums of 2011 12
PopMatters (USA) - Top Albums of 2011 14
Prefix (USA) - Top Albums of 2011 16
Pretty Much Amazing (USA) - Top Albums of 2011 8
Slant (USA) - Top Albums of 2011 16
SputnikMusic (USA) - Top Albums of 2011 2
Stereogum (USA) - Top Albums of 2011 44
Tiny Mix Tapes (USA) - Top Albums of 2011 2
Treble (USA) - Top Albums of 2011 14
Under the Radar (USA) - Top Albums of 2011 34
Village Voice Pazz & Jop (USA) - Top Albums of 2011 34
eMusic (USA) - Top Albums of 2011 4
Bowlegs (UK) - Top Albums of 2011 14
Drowned in Sound (UK) - Top Albums of 2011 74
Fact (UK) - Top Albums of 2011 12
Gigwise (UK) - Top Albums of 2011 33
Hot Press (Ireland) - Top Albums of 2011 16
Mixmag (UK) - Top Albums of 2011 14
Mojo (UK) - Top Albums of 2011 19
Muso's Guide (UK) - Top Albums of 2011 3
No Ripcord (UK) - Top Albums of 2011 3
Piccadilly Records (UK) - Top Albums of 2011 37
Q (UK) - Top Albums of 2011 39
Resident Advisor (UK) - Top Albums of 2011 14
Rough Trade (UK) - Top Albums of 2011 48
State (Ireland) - Top Albums of 2011 4
The Fly (UK) - Top Albums of 2011 18
The Guardian (UK) - Top Albums of 2011 6
This is Fake DIY (UK) - Top Albums of 2011 26
Uncut (UK) - Top Albums of 2011 21
musicOMH (UK) - Top Albums of 2011 29
Aftenposten (Norway) - Top Albums of 2011 6
Dagbladet (Norway) - Top Albums of 2011 9
Dagensskiva (Sweden) - Top Albums of 2011 8
Dagsavisen (Norway) - Top Albums of 2011 5
Gaffa (Denmark) - Top Albums of 2011 1
Nojesguiden (Sweden) - Top Albums of 2011 13
Sonic (Sweden) - Top Albums of 2011 6
Digg (Belgium) - Top Albums of 2011 2
Humo (Belgium) - Top Albums of 2011 3
OOR (The Netherlands) - Top Albums of 2011 26
Intro (Germany) - Top Albums of 2011 5
MuzikExpress (Germany) - Top Albums of 2011 2
Plattentests (Germany) - Top Albums of 2011 7
Preis der Deutschen Schallplatten Kritik - Best of lists from each Quarter No Order
Spex (Germany) - Top Albums of 2011 2
Vibration (Switzerland) - Top Albums of 2011 2
!Magic (France) - Top Albums of 2011 23
Les Inrockuptibles (France) - Top Albums of 2011 15
Mowno (France) - Top Albums of 2011 No Order
PopNews (France) - Top Albums of 2011 13
Rock First (France) - Top Albums of 2011 40
Telerama (France) - Top Albums of 2011 No Order
Blitz (Portugal) - Top Albums of 2011 1
Go Mag (Spain) - Top Albums of 2011 1
Jenasaispop (Spain) - Top Albums of 2011 2
MondoSonoro (Spain) - Top Albums of 2011 13
Muzikalia (Spain) - Top Albums of 2011 16
Playground (Spain) - Top Albums of 2011 9
Rock De Lux (Spain) - Top Albums of 2011 2
Scanner FM (Spain) - Top Albums of 2011 1
Tentaciones (Spain) - Top Albums of 2011 3
Fasterlouder (Australia) - Top Albums of 2011 11
Kalporz (Italy) - Top Albums of 2011 7
Ondarock (Italy) - Top Albums of 2011 3
Rumore (Italy) - Top Albums of 2011 1
Sentire Ascoltare (Italy) - Top Albums of 2011 1
Storia della Musica (Italy) - Top Albums of 2011 3
Radio B92 (Serbia) - Top Albums of 2011 4
Recorder (Hungary) - Top Albums of 2011 27
Screenagers (Poland) - Top Albums of 2011 26
HotTracks (S. Korea) - Top Albums of 2011 3


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2011
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