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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 17,000 greatest album charts.

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

FuneralCanada Arcade Fire
Year of Release:2004Appears in:1,491 charts
Rank in 2004:1Rank Score:72,075
Rank in 2000s2Overall Rank:9
Average Rating: Top rated 89/100 (1,631 votes)
Comments: 198 comments
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2.

American IdiotUnited States Green Day
Year of Release:2004Appears in:447 charts
Rank in 2004:2Rank Score:13,415
Rank in 2000s20Overall Rank:119
Average Rating:  71/100 (873 votes)
Comments: 66 comments
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3.

Hot FussUnited States The Killers
Year of Release:2004Appears in:456 charts
Rank in 2004:3Rank Score:12,488
Rank in 2000s24Overall Rank:126
Average Rating:  77/100 (708 votes)
Comments: 56 comments
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4.

MadvillainyUnited States Madvillain
Year of Release:2004Appears in:277 charts
Rank in 2004:4Rank Score:7,943
Rank in 2000s42Overall Rank:215
Average Rating:  84/100 (264 votes)
Comments: 25 comments
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5.

Franz FerdinandUnited Kingdom Franz Ferdinand
Year of Release:2004Appears in:362 charts
Rank in 2004:5Rank Score:7,883
Rank in 2000s43Overall Rank:216
Average Rating:  79/100 (584 votes)
Comments: 34 comments
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6.

Good News For People Who Love Bad NewsUnited States Modest Mouse
Year of Release:2004Appears in:311 charts
Rank in 2004:6Rank Score:6,893
Rank in 2000s49Overall Rank:245
Average Rating:  80/100 (426 votes)
Comments: 27 comments
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7.

The College DropoutUnited States Kanye West
Year of Release:2004Appears in:261 charts
Rank in 2004:7Rank Score:6,729
Rank in 2000s51Overall Rank:251
Average Rating:  77/100 (441 votes)
Comments: 26 comments
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8.

AnticsUnited States Interpol
Year of Release:2004Appears in:200 charts
Rank in 2004:8Rank Score:4,591
Rank in 2000s74Overall Rank:350
Average Rating:  77/100 (337 votes)
Comments: 15 comments
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9.

SmileUnited States Brian Wilson
Year of Release:2004Appears in:131 charts
Rank in 2004:9Rank Score:3,372
Rank in 2000s99Overall Rank:474
Average Rating:  79/100 (244 votes)
Comments: 10 comments
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10.

The LibertinesUnited Kingdom The Libertines
Year of Release:2004Appears in:139 charts
Rank in 2004:10Rank Score:3,222
Rank in 2000s105Overall Rank:496
Average Rating:  77/100 (245 votes)
Comments: 11 comments
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Best Albums of 2004 composition

Artist Albums %


Various Artists 11 1%
Prince 3 0%
John Frusciante 3 0%
Therion 2 0%
Third Day 2 0%
Los Lobos 2 0%
Big Head Todd & The Monsters 2 0%
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Country Albums %


United States 463 46%
United Kingdom 162 16%
Canada 49 5%
Australia 43 4%
Mixed Nationality 32 3%
France 25 3%
Sweden 22 2%
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