The iconic Rough Trade have unveiled their Top 10 albums of the Year list, with a surprising artist taking the crown.

Well, John Grant topping the list with Pale Green Ghosts isn't that surprising as it's a great album, but this year really has been quite special, so kudos to him for winning the prize! Check out the list below, and look out for the full 100 when it's released tomorrow.

  • 1 John Grant - Pale Green Ghosts
  • 2 Savages - Silence Yourself
  • 3 Matthew E White - Big Inner
  • 4 Dan Avery - Drone Logic
  • 5 Thee Oh Sees - Floating Coffin
  • 6 Jon Hopkins - Immunity
  • 7 Valerie June - Pushin' Against A Stone
  • 8 Moderat - 2
  • 9 Parquet Courts - Light Up Gold
  • 10 Jessica Pratt - Jessica Pratt

Update: The rest of the list is as follows:

  • 11 Jagwar Ma – Howlin
  • 12 Caitlin Rose – The Stand-In
  • 13 My Bloody Valentine – m b v
  • 14 Connan Mockasin – Caramel
  • 15 Factory Floor – Factory Floor
  • 16 Charles Bradley – Victim of Love
  • 17 London Grammar – If You Wait
  • 18 Queens Of The Stone Age – ….Like Clockwork
  • 19 Nick Cave And The Bad – Push Seeds The Sky Away
  • 20 Mazzy Star – Seasons Of Your Day
  • 21 Arctic Monkeys – AM
  • 22 Public Service Broadcasting Inform – Educate – Entertain
  • 23 Arcade Fire – Reflektor
  • 24 Haim – Days Are Gone
  • 25 Daughter – If You Leave
  • 26 John Wizards – John Wizards
  • 27 Unknown Mortal Orchestra – 2
  • 28 Veronica Falls – Waiting For Something to Happen
  • 29 Maps – Vicissitude
  • 30 Sigur Ros – Kveikur
  • 31 Goldfrapp – Tales of Us
  • 32 Boards Of Canada – Tomorrow’s Harvest
  • 33 Patty Griffin – American Kid
  • 34 Fuck Buttons – Slow Focus
  • 35 Daughn Gibson – Me Moan
  • 36 Darkside – Psychic
  • 37 Satellites – 2
  • 38 Cat Power – Sun
  • 39 Primal Scream – More Light
  • 40 Blondes – Swisher
  • 41 Melt Yourself Down – Melt Yourself Down
  • 42 Nadine Shah – Love Your Dum And Mad
  • 43 The Strypes – Snapshot
  • 44 Foals – Holy Fire
  • 45 The National – Trouble Will Find Me
  • 46 Vampire Weekend – Modern Vampires of The City
  • 47 Atoms For Peace – Amok
  • 48 Hookworms – Pearl Mystic
  • (Joint) 49 Chelsea Light Moving – Chelsea Light Moving
  • (Joint)49 Body / Head -Coming Apart
  • 51 Julia Holter – Loud City Song
  • 52 Waxahatchee – Cerulean Salt
  • 53 Goldheart Assembly – Long Distance Song Effects
  • 54 Laura Marling Once I Was An Eagle
  • 55 Bill Callahan Dream River
  • 56 Fuzz Fuzz
  • 57 Dirty Beaches Drifters / Love Is The Devil
  • 58 Mark Lanegan Imitations
  • 59 Money The Shadow of Heaven
  • 60 James Holden The Inheritors
  • 61 Darkstar News From Nowhere
  • 62 David Bowie The Next Day
  • 63 Bonobo The North Borders
  • 64 Serafina Steer The Moths Are Real
  • 65 Palma Violets 180
  • 66 Daft Punk Random Access Memories
  • 67 Suede Bloodsports
  • 68 The Men New Moon
  • 69 Keaton Henson Birthdays
  • 70 Jacco Gardner Cabinet Of Curiosities
  • 71 The Knife Shaking The Habitual
  • 72 Fimber Bravo Con-Fusion
  • 73 Edwyn Collins Understated
  • 74 Kurt Vile Wakin On A Pretty Daze
  • 75 The Black Angels Indigo Meadow
  • 76 Bill Ryder Jones A Bad Wind Blows In My Heart
  • 77 Kacey Musgraves Same Trailer Different Park
  • 78 Pond Hobo Rocket
  • 79 The Pastels Slow Summits
  • 80 Laura Veirs Warp And Weft
  • 81 Thundercat apocalypse
  • 82 The Flaming Lips The Terror
  • 83 Purling Hiss Water On Mars
  • 84 Son Volt Honky Tonk
  • 85 Phosphorescent Muchacho
  • 86 The Proper OrnamentsWaiting For The Summer
  • 87 Mark Kozelek and JimmyPerils Lavalle From The Sea
  • 88 The Asphodells Ruled By Passion, Destroyed By Lust
  • 89 Oneohtrix Point Never R Plus Seven
  • 90 Pantha Du Prince And The Elements Bell Laboratory Of Light
  • 91 Omar Souleyman Wenu Wenu
  • 92 White Hills So You Are…So You’ll Be
  • 93 Dexter The Trip
  • 94 Foxygen We Are The 21st Century Ambassadors Of Peace and Magic
  • 95 Steve Mason Monkey Minds In The Devil’s Time
  • 96 Villagers {Awayland}
  • 97 James Blake Overgrown
  • 98 Laurel Halo Chance Of Rain
  • 99 Steve Earle And The Dukes Th Low (And Highway Duchesses
  • 100 Larry Gus Years Not Living
  • 101 Four Tet Beautiful Rewind