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Best Albums of 2004

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Listed below are the greatest albums of 2004 as calculated from their overall rankings in over 16,000 greatest album charts.

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2004 year summaryThe best artists of 2004 were Arcade Fire, Green Day, The Killers, Franz Ferdinand, Madvillain, Modest Mouse, Kanye West, Interpol, Brian Wilson and Kings Of Leon.
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RankAlbumArtist
1.

FuneralCanada Arcade Fire
Year of Release:2004Appears in:1,415 charts
Rank in 2004:1Rank Score:68,548
Rank in 2000s2Overall Rank:10
Average Rating: 89/100 (1,512 votes)
Comments: 193 comments
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2.

American IdiotUnited States Green Day
Year of Release:2004Appears in:426 charts
Rank in 2004:2Rank Score:12,857
Rank in 2000s19Overall Rank:118
Average Rating: 71/100 (823 votes)
Comments: 64 comments
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3.

Hot FussUnited States The Killers
Year of Release:2004Appears in:430 charts
Rank in 2004:3Rank Score:11,678
Rank in 2000s25Overall Rank:127
Average Rating: 77/100 (664 votes)
Comments: 55 comments
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4.

Franz FerdinandUnited Kingdom Franz Ferdinand
Year of Release:2004Appears in:343 charts
Rank in 2004:4Rank Score:7,474
Rank in 2000s41Overall Rank:220
Average Rating: 79/100 (546 votes)
Comments: 33 comments
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5.

MadvillainyUnited States Madvillain
Year of Release:2004Appears in:246 charts
Rank in 2004:5Rank Score:7,109
Rank in 2000s43Overall Rank:230
Average Rating: 84/100 (240 votes)
Comments: 22 comments
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6.

Good News For People Who Love Bad NewsUnited States Modest Mouse
Year of Release:2004Appears in:287 charts
Rank in 2004:6Rank Score:6,540
Rank in 2000s49Overall Rank:249
Average Rating: 80/100 (394 votes)
Comments: 26 comments
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7.

The College DropoutUnited States Kanye West
Year of Release:2004Appears in:247 charts
Rank in 2004:7Rank Score:6,274
Rank in 2000s51Overall Rank:256
Average Rating: 77/100 (412 votes)
Comments: 24 comments
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8.

AnticsUnited States Interpol
Year of Release:2004Appears in:182 charts
Rank in 2004:8Rank Score:4,484
Rank in 2000s75Overall Rank:343
Average Rating: 77/100 (313 votes)
Comments: 15 comments
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9.

SmileUnited States Brian Wilson
Year of Release:2004Appears in:122 charts
Rank in 2004:9Rank Score:3,219
Rank in 2000s100Overall Rank:468
Average Rating: 80/100 (230 votes)
Comments: 10 comments
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10.

Aha Shake HeartbreakUnited States Kings Of Leon
Year of Release:2004Appears in:116 charts
Rank in 2004:10Rank Score:3,121
Rank in 2000s103Overall Rank:481
Average Rating: 74/100 (267 votes)
Comments: 11 comments
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Best Albums of 2004 composition

Artist Albums %


Various Artists 10 1%
Prince 3 0%
John Frusciante 3 0%
Mount Eerie 2 0%
Los Lobos 2 0%
Therion 2 0%
Nurse With Wound 2 0%
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Country Albums %


United States 477 48%
United Kingdom 160 16%
Canada 48 5%
Australia 42 4%
Mixed Nationality 30 3%
France 24 2%
Germany 23 2%
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