# Year Source
1 Kanye West – Yeezus
2 Vampire Weekend – Modern Vampires Of The City
3 My Bloody Valentine – M B V
4 Chvrches – The Bones Of What You Believe
5 Kurt Vile – Wakin On A Pretty Daze
6 The Knife – Shaking The Habitual
7 Arcade Fire – Reflektor
8 Disclosure – Settle
9 The National – Trouble Will Find Me
10 Chance The Rapper – Acid Rap
11 Haim – Days Are Gone
12 Julia Holter – Loud City Song
13 Nick Cave And The Bad Seeds – Push The Sky Away
14 Danny Brown – Old
15 Local Natives – Hummingbird
16 Oneohtrix Point Never – R Plus Seven
17 Mikal Cronin – Mcii
18 Lady Lamb The Beekeeper – Ripely Pine
19 Drake – Nothing Was The Same
20 Deafheaven – Sunbather
21 Darkside – Psychic
22 Grouper – The Man Who Died In His Boat
23 The Flaming Lips – The Terror
24 Phosphorescent – Muchacho
25 Run The Jewels – Run The Jewels
26 Okkervil River – The Silver Gymnasium
27 Speedy Ortiz – Major Arcana
28 Action Bronson – Blue Chips 2
29 Savages – Silence Yourself
30 Queens Of The Stone Age – …Like Clockwork
31 Colin Stetson – New History Warfare, Vol. 3
32 Pissed Jeans – Honeys
33 Majical Cloudz – Impersonator
34 The Men – New Moon
35 Janelle MonáE – The Electric Lady
36 Waxahatchee – Cerulean Salt
37 James Blake – Overgrown
38 Daft Punk – Random Access Memories
39 Earl Sweatshirt – Doris
40 David Bowie – The Next Day
41 Mountains – Centralia
42 Mark Mulcahy – Dear Mark J. Mulcahy, I Love You
43 Chelsea Wolfe – Pain Is Beauty
44 Pusha T – My Name Is My Name
45 Arctic Monkeys – Am
46 The Haxan Cloak – Excavation
47 Lorde – Pure Heroine
48 Mutual Benefit – Love’S Crushing Diamond
49 Sky Ferreira – Night Time, My Time
50 The So So Glos – Blowout