Album Of The Year 2015Soulhead: 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 RankComplexReviewcasterPigeons And PlanesLA Music Blogokayplayer
1The Internet - Ego Death47104141513
2Kendrick Lamar - To Pimp A Butterfly115211
3The Game - The Documentary 212914 - - - -
4Donnie Trumpet & Social Experiment, The - Surf3813 - 13479
5BadBadNotGood & Ghostface Killah - Sour Soul123 - - - - -
6Miguel - Wildheart15 - - 269 -
7Dr. Dre - Compton7447 - - 13 -
8Lianne La Havas - Blood250+ - - 20 - -
9Hiatus Kaiyote - Choose Your Weapon130 - - - 1811
10Blackalicious - Imani Vol. 1250+ - - - - -
11Disclosure - Caracal250+ - - - - -
12Gary Clark Jr. - The Story Of Sonny Boy Slim250+ - - - - -
13Robert Glasper - Covered250+ - - - - -
14Georgia Anne Muldrow - A Thoughtiverse Unmarred250+ - - - - -
15The Foreign Exchange - Tales From The Land Of Milk And Honey250+ - - - - -
16Leon Bridges - Coming Home45 - - 2414 -
17Wyles & Simpson - Wyles & Simpson250+ - - - - -
18Van Hunt - The Fun Rises, The Fun Sets.250+ - - - - -
19Jazmine Sullivan - Reality Show14016 - - - -
20Slum Village - Yes!250+ - - - - -

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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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