Top Albums of 2007





Rank All Time Rank Artist Album Genres
1
85
Radiohead In Rainbows Alternative Rock, Art Rock
2
115
LCD Soundsystem Sound of Silver Dance-Punk, Indietronica
3
172
Burial Untrue Dubstep, Future Garage
4
246
Bon Iver For Emma, Forever Ago Indie Folk, Singer/Songwriter
5
258
M.I.A. Kala Electropop
6
330
The National Boxer Post-Punk Revival
7
415
Panda Bear Person Pitch Psychedelic Pop
8
453
MGMT Oracular Spectacular Indie Pop, Indietronica, Synthpop
9
455
Arcade Fire Neon Bible Indie Rock
10
664
Of Montreal Hissing Fauna, Are You The Destroyer? Indie Pop, Neo-Psychedelia, Psychedelic Pop
11
693
Battles Mirrored Math Rock
12
704
Justice Electro House
13
780
Animal Collective Strawberry Jam Neo-Psychedelia
14
902
Spoon Ga Ga Ga Ga Ga Indie Rock
15
939
Kanye West Graduation Pop Rap
16
1087
Feist The Reminder Indie Pop
17
1115
Robert Plant & Alison Krauss Raising Sand Americana, Country Rock
18
1201
Arctic Monkeys Favourite Worst Nightmare Indie Rock
19
1292
PJ Harvey White Chalk Singer/Songwriter
20
1365
The Field From Here We Go Sublime Minimal Techno
21
1445
Wilco Sky Blue Sky Alt-Country, Alternative Rock, Pop Rock
22
1481
The Good, the Bad and the Queen The Good, the Bad and the Queen Indie Rock
23
1652
Kings of Leon Because of the Times Alternative Rock, Southern Rock
24
1706
Beirut The Flying Club Cup Indie Folk
25
1726
Robert Wyatt Comicopera Canterbury Scene, Singer/Songwriter
26
1731
Jens Lekman Night Falls Over Kortedala Chamber Pop, Singer/Songwriter
27
1771
Bruce Springsteen Magic Heartland Rock, Pop Rock, Singer/Songwriter
28
1812
Miranda Lambert Crazy Ex-Girlfriend Contemporary Country
29
1923
The White Stripes Icky Thump Alternative Rock, Blues Rock, Garage Rock Revival
30
1960
Okkervil River The Stage Names Folk Rock, Indie Rock
31
2259
Tinariwen Aman Iman: Water is Life Tishoumaren
32
2281
Iron & Wine The Shepherd's Dog Americana, Folk Rock, Indie Folk, Singer/Songwriter
33
2381
The Shins Wincing the Night Away Indie Pop
34
2396
El Guincho Alegranza Neo-Psychedelia
35
2445
Grinderman Grinderman Blues Rock, Punk Blues
36
2519
Klaxons Myths of the Near Future Alternative Dance, Dance-Punk, Indie Rock
37
2553
Yeasayer All Hour Cymbals Neo-Psychedelia, Psychedelic Pop
38
2724
Stars Of The Lid And Their Refinement Of The Decline Ambient, Drone
39
2818
Jamie T Panic Prevention Hip Hop, Indie Pop
40
2848
Andrew Bird Armchair Apocrypha Chamber Pop, Singer/Songwriter
41
2986
Band of Horses Cease to Begin Folk Pop, Indie Rock

Albums "bubbling under" the all-time top 3000:
Deerhunter Cryptograms Experimental Rock, Indie Rock, Neo-Psychedelia
Modest Mouse We Were Dead Before the Ship Even Sank Indie Rock
Lil Wayne Da Drought 3 Hip Hop
Caribou Andorra Indietronica, Psychedelic Pop
Bright Eyes Cassadaga Alt-Country, Indie Folk
Bloc Party A Weekend in the City Post-Punk Revival
Pantha du Prince This Bliss Microhouse, Minimal Techno
Patrick Wolf The Magic Position Indie Pop, Singer/Songwriter
Los Planetas La Leyenda del Espacio Indie Rock
Matthew Dear Asa Breed Microhouse, Synthpop
Interpol Our Love to Admire Post-Punk Revival
Against Me! New Wave Pop Punk
Blonde Redhead 23 Dream Pop, Indie Rock
The Twilight Sad Fourteen Autumns and Fifteen Winters Indie Rock, Post-Punk
El-P I'll Sleep When You're Dead Abstract Hip Hop, Experimental Hip Hop
Britney Spears Blackout Dance-Pop, Electropop
Triángulo de Amor Bizarro Triángulo de Amor Bizarro Indie Rock, Noise Pop
Editors An End Has a Start Post-Punk Revival
Vic Chesnutt North Star Deserter Contemporary Folk, Singer/Songwriter, Slowcore
Rufus Wainwright Release the Stars Chamber Pop, Singer/Songwriter
Menomena Friend and Foe Indie Rock
Les Savy Fav Let's Stay Friends Post-Punk Revival
Jay-Z American Gangster Hip Hop
Sharon Jones & The Dap-Kings 100 Days, 100 Nights Funk, Soul
St. Vincent Marry Me Indie Pop, Singer/Songwriter
Tegan and Sara The Con Indie Pop
Liars Liars Art Rock, Experimental Rock
Tocotronic Kapitulation Indie Rock
Nine Inch Nails Year Zero Alternative Rock, Electronic, Industrial Rock
Nick Lowe At My Age Singer/Songwriter
Eluvium Copia Ambient
Low Drums and Guns Slowcore
Björk Volta Art Pop, Electronic
Dinosaur Jr. Beyond Indie Rock
Babyshambles Shotter's Nation Indie Rock
!!! Myth Takes Dance-Punk, Indie Rock
Neil Young Chrome Dreams II Folk Rock, Singer/Songwriter
Electrelane No Shouts No Calls Indie Rock
The Dillinger Escape Plan Ire Works Mathcore
Andy Palacio & The Garifuna Collective Wátina Garifuna Folk Music
Rilo Kiley Under the Blacklight Indie Pop
Dizzee Rascal Maths + English UK Hip Hop
High on Fire Death Is This Communion Sludge Metal, Stoner Metal
Foo Fighters Echoes, Silence, Patience & Grace Post-Grunge
Simian Mobile Disco Attack Decay Sustain Release Electro, Electro House, Tech House
Josh Ritter The Historical Conquests of Josh Ritter Folk Rock, Singer/Songwriter
Mavis Staples We'll Never Turn Back Country Soul, Southern Soul
The New Pornographers Challengers Indie Pop, Power Pop
The Besnard Lakes The Besnard Lakes Are the Dark Horse Indie Rock, Neo-Psychedelia
Queens of the Stone Age Era Vulgaris Alternative Rock
Patty Griffin Children Running Through Contemporary Folk, Folk Rock, Singer/Songwriter
Lisabö Ezlekuak Post-Hardcore
Deerhoof Friend Opportunity Indie Rock
Von Südenfed Tromatic Reflexxions Electronic
Bettye LaVette The Scene of the Crime Rhythm & Blues
Ryan Adams Easy Tiger Alt-Country, Singer/Songwriter
Säkert! Säkert! Indie Pop
Thurston Moore Trees Outside the Academy Alternative Rock, Alternative Singer/Songwriter
Dirty Projectors Rise Above Art Rock, Progressive Pop
Elliott Smith New Moon Indie Folk, Lo-Fi Indie, Singer/Songwriter
Richard Hawley Lady's Bridge Chamber Pop, Singer/Songwriter
Biffy Clyro Puzzle Alternative Rock
Explosions in the Sky All of a Sudden I Miss Everyone Post-Rock