Top Synthpop Albums





Rank All Time Artist Album Subgenre(s) Other Genre(s) Year
1
237
Kraftwerk Die Mensch Maschine/The Man Machine 1978
2
267
The Human League Dare! New Romantic 1981
3
292
The Knife Silent Shout Electropop 2006
4
337
New Order Power, Corruption & Lies New Wave, Post-Punk 1983
5
373
Depeche Mode Violator 1990
6
375
New Order Technique Alternative Dance 1989
7
384
ABC The Lexicon of Love New Romantic 1982
8
419
Lorde Melodrama Art Pop 2017
9
426
Kraftwerk Computerwelt/Computer World 1981
10
453
MGMT Oracular Spectacular Indie Pop, Indietronica 2007
11
500
Tame Impala Currents Neo-Psychedelia, Psychedelic Pop 2015
12
517
New Order Low-Life Alternative Dance, New Wave 1985
13
553
Pet Shop Boys Behaviour 1990
14
579
Grimes Visions Dream Pop 2012
15
607
Pet Shop Boys Actually 1987
16
614
Grimes Art Angels Electropop 2015
17
651
Fever Ray Fever Ray Art Pop, Electropop 2009
18
734
Chromatics Kill for Love Dream Pop 2012
19
744
Depeche Mode Music for the Masses 1987
20
810
M83 Hurry Up, We're Dreaming Dream Pop 2011
21
827
Duran Duran Rio New Romantic, Pop Rock 1982
22
923
Soft Cell Non-Stop Erotic Cabaret New Wave 1981
23
931
Frankie Goes to Hollywood Welcome to the Pleasuredome New Wave 1984
24
959
Cut Copy In Ghost Colors Electropop 2008
25
1008
Pet Shop Boys Very 1993
26
1042
Simple Minds New Gold Dream (81-82-83-84) New Wave 1982
27
1084
Future Islands Singles 2014
28
1122
Kanye West 808s & Heartbreak Electropop 2008
29
1147
Eurythmics Sweet Dreams (Are Made of This...) New Wave 1983
30
1324
Japan Tin Drum Art Pop, New Romantic 1981
31
1353
Tears for Fears Songs from the Big Chair New Wave, Pop Rock 1985
32
1383
Junior Boys So This Is Goodbye Electropop 2006
33
1419
Eurythmics Touch New Wave 1983
34
1457
The Associates Sulk Art Pop, New Romantic 1982
35
1489
Madonna True Blue 1986
36
1588
The The Infected Art Pop 1986
37
1650
Heaven 17 Penthouse and Pavement New Wave 1981
38
1677
Depeche Mode Black Celebration 1986
39
1811
Crystal Castles Crystal Castles [II] 2010
40
1871
Junior Boys Last Exit Glitch Pop 2004
41
1975
Carly Rae Jepsen E*MO*TION Dance-Pop 2015
42
2002
Purity Ring Shrines 2012
43
2045
CHVRCHES The Bones of What You Believe Electropop 2013
44
2068
New Order Brotherhood Alternative Dance, New Wave 1986
45
2095
Scritti Politti Cupid & Psyche 85 Sophisti-Pop 1985
46
2113
Pet Shop Boys Introspective Dance-Pop 1988
47
2228
Crystal Castles Crystal Castles [I] 2008
48
2351
Pet Shop Boys Please Dance-Pop 1986
49
2358
Taylor Swift 1989 Electropop 2014
50
2392
Bronski Beat The Age of Consent Hi-NRG 1984
51
2433
Stan Ridgway The Big Heat New Wave 1986
52
2462
Tubeway Army Replicas New Wave 1979
53
2508
Suicide Alan Vega/Martin Rev - Suicide Synth Punk 1980
54
2571
Hot Chip In Our Heads Indietronica 2012
55
2573
CHVRCHES Every Open Eye Electropop 2015
56
2585
John Grant Grey Tickles, Black Pressure Singer/Songwriter 2015
57
2613
Yazoo Upstairs at Eric's 1982
58
2630
Jessy Lanza Oh No Alternative R&B, UK Bass 2016
59
2722
Ultravox Vienna New Romantic 1980
60
2756
Wall of Voodoo Call of the West New Wave 1982
61
2883
Gary Numan The Pleasure Principle New Wave 1979
62
2904
Twin Shadow Forget 2010
63
2918
Electronic Electronic Alternative Dance 1991
64
2922
Shamir Ratchet Electro-Disco 2015

Albums "bubbling under" the all-time top 3000:
Hot Chip One Life Stand Electropop, Indietronica 2010
John Grant Pale Green Ghosts Singer/Songwriter 2013
A-ha Scoundrel Days 1986
Depeche Mode Some Great Reward 1984
Sébastien Tellier Sexuality Electropop 2008
John Foxx Metamatic 1980
Depeche Mode Speak & Spell New Romantic 1981
The Knife Deep Cuts Electropop 2003
John Maus We Must Become the Pitiless Censors of Ourselves Hypnagogic Pop 2011
Goldfrapp Black Cherry Electropop 2003
Orchestral Manoeuvres in the Dark Architecture & Morality New Wave 1981
The 1975 I Like It When You Sleep, for You Are So Beautiful Yet So Unaware of It Pop Rock 2016
A-ha Hunting High and Low New Romantic 1985
Twin Shadow Confess New Wave 2012
Yellow Magic Orchestra Solid State Survivor 1979
The Radio Dept. Running Out of Love Indie Pop 2016
The Human League Reproduction Minimal Synth, New Wave 1979
Matthew Dear Asa Breed Microhouse 2007
East India Youth Total Strife Forever Art Pop 2014
New Order Republic Alternative Dance, Dance-Pop 1993
Simple Minds Sons and Fascination Art Rock, New Wave 1981
John Maus Screen Memories Hypnagogic Pop 2017
Erasure The Innocents 1988
Sky Ferreira Night Time, My Time 2013
Yello You Gotta Say Yes to Another Excess Electropop 1983
Arcade Fire Everything Now Alternative Dance 2017
Pet Shop Boys Electric House 2013
Tears for Fears The Hurting 1983
Depeche Mode Ultra Alternative Rock 1997
Moderat II Futurepop IDM 2013
La Roux Trouble in Paradise 2014
Goldfrapp Supernature Electropop 2005
Susanne Sundfør Ten Love Songs Art Pop 2015
Pet Shop Boys Bilingual 1996
Duran Duran Duran Duran New Romantic 1981
Yello Solid Pleasure Experimental 1980
The Magnetic Fields The Charm of the Highway Strip Indie Pop 1994
Tegan and Sara Love You to Death 2016
Ulver The Assassination of Julius Caesar 2017
Hot Chip Why Make Sense? Indietronica 2015
Astrud Gran fuerza Indie Pop, Indietronica 2001
Depeche Mode Playing the Angel 2005
Shura Nothing's Real Dance-Pop 2016
Destroyer Ken Art Pop 2017
Wild Beasts Boy King Art Pop 2016
La Roux La Roux Electropop 2009
Neon Neon Stainless Style Electropop 2008
Depeche Mode Spirit 2017
School of Seven Bells SVIIB Dream Pop 2016
Phoenix Ti Amo New Wave 2017
Neon Indian VEGA INTL. Night School Chillwave 2015
Alex Cameron Forced Witness 2017
Future Islands The Far Field 2017
Metronomy Summer 08 Alternative Dance, Indietronica 2016
Friendly Fires Friendly Fires Alternative Dance, Indietronica 2008
East India Youth Culture of Volume Art Pop 2015
M83 Junk 2016
Baxter Dury Prince of Tears Indie Pop 2017
Kraftwerk Minimum-Maximum Electropop 2005
Depeche Mode Construction Time Again New Wave 1983
Pet Shop Boys Fundamental 2006