Top IDM Albums





Rank All Time Artist Album Subgenre(s) Other Genre(s) Year
1
366
Aphex Twin Selected Ambient Works 85-92 Ambient Techno 1992
2
388
Boards of Canada Music Has the Right to Children Ambient Techno 1998
3
607
Flying Lotus Cosmogramma 2010
4
647
Aphex Twin Syro 2014
5
658
Boards of Canada Geogaddi 2002
6
719
Aphex Twin Richard D. James Album 1996
7
1070
LFO Frequencies Techno 1991
8
1197
Autechre Tri Repetae 1995
9
1302
Flying Lotus Until the Quiet Comes 2012
10
1325
Flying Lotus Los Angeles Wonky 2008
11
1398
Boards of Canada Tomorrow's Harvest Ambient Techno 2013
12
1730
Aphex Twin I Care Because You Do 1995
13
1743
Jon Hopkins Immunity Microhouse 2013
14
1842
Black Dog Productions Bytes 1993
15
1924
Actress R.I.P. 2012
16
1970
Mouse on Mars Iaora Tahiti Ambient Techno 1995
17
2077
Aphex Twin Drukqs 2001
18
2115
Autechre Incunabula Ambient Techno 1993
19
2116
Prefuse 73 Vocal Studies + Uprock Narratives Glitch Hop 2001
20
2160
The Sabres of Paradise Haunted Dancehall Ambient 1994
21
2406
Arca Xen Glitch Hop Wonky 2014
22
2446
Arca Mutant 2015
23
2611
Holden The Inheritors 2013
24
2760
Squarepusher Feed Me Weird Things Drill and Bass Drum and Bass 1996
25
2884
Prefuse 73 One Word Extinguisher Glitch Hop Experimental Hip Hop 2003

Albums "bubbling under" the all-time top 3000:
Autechre Amber Ambient Techno 1994
Leila Like Weather Indietronica 1998
Squarepusher Hard Normal Daddy Drill and Bass 1997
Mouse on Mars Autoditacker 1997
Clark Clark Techno 2014
Ellen Allien & Apparat Orchestra of Bubbles Glitch Pop 2006
Boards of Canada The Campfire Headphase 2005
Actress Ghettoville 2014
Moderat II Futurepop 2013
Moderat III Indietronica 2016
Gold Panda Lucky Shiner 2010
Autechre elseq 1-5 2016
The Sabres of Paradise Sabresonic Ambient Techno 1993
Luke Slater Freek Funk Techno 1997
Objekt Flatland 2014
Gold Panda Good Luck and Do Your Best Microhouse 2016
Laurel Halo Chance of Rain Techno 2013
Nathan Fake Drowning in a Sea of Love 2006