Album Of The Year 2015Mojo: Albums of the Year

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The table shows the closest 5 matches from the end of year lists in our database. Results go from left to right in decreasing order of how similar a list is to this published list.

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Overall RankQ MagazineThe GuardianUnder The RadarFOPPCrack Magazine
1Julia Holter - Have You In My Wilderness824425
2Kendrick Lamar - To Pimp A Butterfly19111521
3New Order - Music Complete435223317 -
4Tame Impala - Currents6115249
5Jim O'Rourke - Simple Songs87 - - 81 - -
6Bill Ryder-Jones - West Kirby County Primary250+37 - - - -
7Songhoy Blues - Music In Exile79 - - - 26 -
8Mbongwana Star - From Kinshasa6348 - - 49 -
9Sleaford Mods - Key Markets341429 - 1337
10Sufjan Stevens - Carrie & Lowell2402537
11Bob Dylan - Shadows In The Night250+ - - - 23 -
12Courtney Barnett - Sometimes I Sit And Think, And Sometimes I Just Sit3676640
13Low - Ones And Sixes58 - - 241817
14Sleater-Kinney - No Cities To Love113561711 -
15Richard Dawson - Nothing Important250+ - - - - -
16D'Angelo And The Vanguard - Black Messiah26 - - - - 11
17Hooton Tennis Club - Highest Point In Cliff Town250+49 - - - -
18Blur - The Magic Whip224 - 5347 -
19Joanna Newsom - Divers131310169 -
20Dungen - Allas Sak250+ - - - - -
21Richard Thompson - Still250+ - - - 53 -
22Young Fathers - White Men Are Black Men Too83 - 9 - 22 -
23John Grant - Grey Tickles, Black Pressure5029382510 -
24Gaz Coombes - Matador11822 - - 88 -
25Paul Weller - Saturns Pattern250+25 - - 86 -
26Wilco - Star Wars5941 - 2733 -
27Leon Bridges - Coming Home4538 - - 14 -
28Matthew E. White - Fresh Blood250+ - - 7739 -
29Earl Sweatshirt - I Don't Like Shit, I Don't Go Outside: An Album by Earl Sweatshirt250+ - - - - -
30Bill Fay - Who Is The Sender?250+ - - - - -
31Ezra Furman - Perpetual Motion People323025 - 65 -
32Jamie xx - In Colour5317238 -
33Noel Gallagher's High Flying Birds - Chasing Yesterday10817 - - - -
34Jason Isbell - Something More Than Free48 - - - - -
35The Libertines - Anthems For Doomed Youth250+ - - - 97 -
36Father John Misty - I Love You, Honeybear4113112 -
37Promised Land Sound - For Use And Delight250+ - - - - -
38LoneLady - Hinterland5623 - - 57 -
39Keith Richards - Crosseyed Heart250+ - - - - -
40Alabama Shakes - Sound & Color23 - - - 41 -
41Kamasi Washington - The Epic17 - 876 - -
42Boz Scaggs - A Fool To Care250+ - - - - -
43Mark Ronson - Uptown Special250+ - - 63 - -
44Ryley Walker - Primrose Green71 - - 10036 -
45The Weeknd - Beauty Behind The Madness55 - - - - -
46Tobias Jesso Jr. - Goon73 - - 83 - -
47Deerhunter - Fading Frontier31 - 1271963
48David Gilmour - Rattle That Lock250+ - - - 73 -
49Ibeyi - Ibeyi112 - - - 40 -
50Kurt Vile - B'lieve I'm Goin Down...407 - 15794

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How the overall rank is calculated

Our scoring system for the overall ranking is designed to provide just the right combination of big rewards for appearing high up in any list, with a little something thrown in for the consistent performers. Points are awarded as follows:

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