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Best Albums of 2003

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Listed below are the greatest albums of 2003 as calculated from their overall rankings in over 23,000 greatest album charts.

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2003 year summaryThe best artists of 2003 were The White Stripes, Muse, Radiohead, The Strokes, The Shins, The Postal Service, Death Cab For Cutie, The Mars Volta, Explosions In The Sky and Yeah Yeah Yeahs.
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1.

ElephantUnited States The White Stripes
Year of Release:2003Appears in:995 charts
Rank in 2003:1Rank Score:27,714
Rank in 2000s7Overall Rank:59
Average Rating:  83/100 (1,380 votes)
Comments: 79 comments
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2.

AbsolutionUnited Kingdom Muse
Year of Release:2003Appears in:633 charts
Rank in 2003:2Rank Score:19,199
Rank in 2000s17Overall Rank:102
Average Rating:  79/100 (1,087 votes)
Comments: 79 comments
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3.

Hail To The ThiefUnited Kingdom Radiohead
Year of Release:2003Appears in:697 charts
Rank in 2003:3Rank Score:17,295
Rank in 2000s19Overall Rank:113
Average Rating:  81/100 (1,346 votes)
Comments: 112 comments
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4.

Room On FireUnited States The Strokes
Year of Release:2003Appears in:351 charts
Rank in 2003:4Rank Score:7,594
Rank in 2000s53Overall Rank:273
Average Rating:  78/100 (653 votes)
Comments: 45 comments
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5.

Chutes Too NarrowUnited States The Shins
Year of Release:2003Appears in:328 charts
Rank in 2003:5Rank Score:7,079
Rank in 2000s56Overall Rank:292
Average Rating:  80/100 (474 votes)
Comments: 30 comments
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6.

Give UpUnited States The Postal Service
Year of Release:2003Appears in:282 charts
Rank in 2003:6Rank Score:6,476
Rank in 2000s63Overall Rank:318
Average Rating:  78/100 (410 votes)
Comments: 17 comments
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7.

TransatlanticismUnited States Death Cab For Cutie
Year of Release:2003Appears in:289 charts
Rank in 2003:7Rank Score:6,446
Rank in 2000s64Overall Rank:319
Average Rating:  78/100 (433 votes)
Comments: 24 comments
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8.

De-loused In The ComatoriumUnited States The Mars Volta
Year of Release:2003Appears in:239 charts
Rank in 2003:8Rank Score:6,256
Rank in 2000s69Overall Rank:329
Average Rating:  77/100 (390 votes)
Comments: 17 comments
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9.

The Earth Is Not A Cold Dead PlaceUnited States Explosions In The Sky
Year of Release:2003Appears in:206 charts
Rank in 2003:9Rank Score:5,058
Rank in 2000s83Overall Rank:400
Average Rating:  80/100 (285 votes)
Comments: 28 comments
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10.

Fever To TellUnited States Yeah Yeah Yeahs
Year of Release:2003Appears in:249 charts
Rank in 2003:10Rank Score:4,102
Rank in 2000s97Overall Rank:478
Average Rating:  77/100 (399 votes)
Comments: 28 comments
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Best Albums of 2003 composition

Artist Albums %


Various Artists 9 1%
William Basinski 4 0%
Pearl Jam 3 0%
Boris 2 0%
Rush 2 0%
No-Man 2 0%
The Allman Brothers Band 2 0%
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Country Albums %


United States 501 50%
United Kingdom 184 18%
Canada 54 5%
Australia 27 3%
Sweden 27 3%
Mixed Nationality 24 2%
Germany 23 2%
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