Top Albums of 2007





Rank All Time Rank Artist Album Genres
1
83
Radiohead In Rainbows Alternative Rock, Art Rock
2
113
LCD Soundsystem Sound of Silver Dance-Punk, Indietronica
3
166
Burial Untrue Dubstep, Future Garage
4
236
Bon Iver For Emma, Forever Ago Indie Folk, Singer/Songwriter
5
242
M.I.A. Kala Electropop
6
321
The National Boxer Post-Punk Revival
7
402
Panda Bear Person Pitch Psychedelic Pop
8
436
MGMT Oracular Spectacular Indie Pop, Indietronica, Synthpop
9
443
Arcade Fire Neon Bible Indie Rock
10
639
Of Montreal Hissing Fauna, Are You The Destroyer? Indie Pop, Neo-Psychedelia, Psychedelic Pop
11
673
Battles Mirrored Math Rock
12
679
Justice Electro House
13
749
Animal Collective Strawberry Jam Neo-Psychedelia
14
863
Spoon Ga Ga Ga Ga Ga Indie Rock
15
913
Kanye West Graduation Pop Rap
16
1025
Feist The Reminder Indie Pop
17
1082
Robert Plant & Alison Krauss Raising Sand Americana, Country Rock
18
1150
Arctic Monkeys Favourite Worst Nightmare Indie Rock
19
1244
PJ Harvey White Chalk Singer/Songwriter
20
1311
The Field From Here We Go Sublime Minimal Techno
21
1391
Wilco Sky Blue Sky Alt-Country, Alternative Rock, Pop Rock
22
1416
The Good, the Bad and the Queen The Good, the Bad and the Queen Indie Rock
23
1570
Kings of Leon Because of the Times Alternative Rock, Southern Rock
24
1640
Beirut The Flying Club Cup Indie Folk
25
1652
Robert Wyatt Comicopera Canterbury Scene, Singer/Songwriter
26
1663
Jens Lekman Night Falls Over Kortedala Chamber Pop, Singer/Songwriter
27
1717
Bruce Springsteen Magic Heartland Rock, Pop Rock, Singer/Songwriter
28
1725
Miranda Lambert Crazy Ex-Girlfriend Contemporary Country
29
1837
The White Stripes Icky Thump Alternative Rock, Blues Rock, Garage Rock Revival
30
1889
Okkervil River The Stage Names Folk Rock, Indie Rock
31
2159
Tinariwen Aman Iman: Water is Life Tishoumaren
32
2163
Iron & Wine The Shepherd's Dog Americana, Folk Rock, Indie Folk, Singer/Songwriter
33
2239
The Shins Wincing the Night Away Indie Pop
34
2295
El Guincho Alegranza Neo-Psychedelia
35
2316
Grinderman Grinderman Blues Rock, Punk Blues
36
2395
Klaxons Myths of the Near Future Alternative Dance, Dance-Punk, Indie Rock
37
2462
Yeasayer All Hour Cymbals Neo-Psychedelia, Psychedelic Pop
38
2633
Stars Of The Lid And Their Refinement Of The Decline Ambient, Drone
39
2683
Jamie T Panic Prevention Hip Hop, Indie Pop
40
2693
Andrew Bird Armchair Apocrypha Chamber Pop, Singer/Songwriter
41
2847
Band of Horses Cease to Begin Folk Pop, Indie Rock
42
2954
Modest Mouse We Were Dead Before the Ship Even Sank Indie Rock
43
2960
Deerhunter Cryptograms Experimental Rock, Indie Rock, Neo-Psychedelia

Albums "bubbling under" the all-time top 3000:
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
Patrick Wolf The Magic Position Indie Pop, Singer/Songwriter
Pantha du Prince This Bliss Microhouse, Minimal Techno
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
Editors An End Has a Start Post-Punk Revival
Triángulo de Amor Bizarro Triángulo de Amor Bizarro Indie Rock, Noise Pop
Rufus Wainwright Release the Stars Chamber Pop, Singer/Songwriter
Menomena Friend and Foe Indie Rock
Vic Chesnutt North Star Deserter Contemporary Folk, Singer/Songwriter, Slowcore
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
Björk Volta Art Pop, Electronic
Low Drums and Guns Slowcore
Eluvium Copia Ambient
Babyshambles Shotter's Nation Indie Rock
Dinosaur Jr. Beyond Indie Rock
!!! Myth Takes Dance-Punk, Indie Rock
Neil Young Chrome Dreams II Folk Rock, Singer/Songwriter
Electrelane No Shouts No Calls Indie Rock
Rilo Kiley Under the Blacklight Indie Pop
Dizzee Rascal Maths + English UK Hip Hop
Andy Palacio & The Garifuna Collective Wátina Garifuna Folk Music
The Dillinger Escape Plan Ire Works Mathcore
Simian Mobile Disco Attack Decay Sustain Release Electro, Electro House, Tech House
High on Fire Death Is This Communion Sludge Metal, Stoner Metal
Foo Fighters Echoes, Silence, Patience & Grace Post-Grunge
Josh Ritter The Historical Conquests of Josh Ritter Folk Rock, Singer/Songwriter
The New Pornographers Challengers Indie Pop, Power Pop
Mavis Staples We'll Never Turn Back Country Soul, Southern Soul
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
Ryan Adams Easy Tiger Alt-Country, Singer/Songwriter
Bettye LaVette The Scene of the Crime Rhythm & Blues
Thurston Moore Trees Outside the Academy Alternative Rock, Alternative Singer/Songwriter
Dirty Projectors Rise Above Art Rock, Progressive Pop
Säkert! Säkert! Indie 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