Although 2020 won’t go down in the books as the “best year ever,” you can say one good thing about the start of this decade: We’ve seen some amazing new music. To celebrate reaching the middle of the year, Discogs has compiled the most popular album releases of 2020 so far.
The following rankings — the 20 most popular albums overall and the 10 most popular albums by genre — are determined by how many people worldwide have added these items to their record collections on Discogs. Discogs' abundant data is made available from the over 400 million items cataloged in the Collections of its 7.3 million users. On average, the Discogs Community is adding 7 million items to their Collections monthly and is nearing 12.8 million releases in its open-source user-driven Database.
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