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Best Albums of 2005

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Listed below are the greatest albums of 2005 as calculated from their overall rankings in over 24,000 greatest album charts.

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2005 year summaryThe best artists of 2005 were Sufjan Stevens, Gorillaz, Bloc Party, Bright Eyes, Sigur Rós, Coldplay, The National, Kanye West, System Of A Down and Animal Collective.
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RankAlbumArtist
1.

IllinoisUnited States Sufjan Stevens
Year of Release:2005Appears in:918 charts
Rank in 2005:1Rank Score:28,074
Rank in 2000s7Overall Rank:59
Average Rating: Top rated 86/100 (1,006 votes)
Comments: 101 comments
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2.

Demon DaysUnited Kingdom Gorillaz
Year of Release:2005Appears in:553 charts
Rank in 2005:2Rank Score:14,347
Rank in 2000s27Overall Rank:141
Average Rating:  80/100 (865 votes)
Comments: 52 comments
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3.

Silent AlarmUnited Kingdom Bloc Party
Year of Release:2005Appears in:374 charts
Rank in 2005:3Rank Score:9,507
Rank in 2000s42Overall Rank:226
Average Rating:  77/100 (532 votes)
Comments: 32 comments
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4.

Takk...Iceland Sigur Rós
Year of Release:2005Appears in:338 charts
Rank in 2005:4Rank Score:8,359
Rank in 2000s48Overall Rank:249
Average Rating:  82/100 (509 votes)
Comments: 27 comments
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5.

I'm Wide Awake, It's MorningUnited States Bright Eyes
Year of Release:2005Appears in:330 charts
Rank in 2005:5Rank Score:8,318
Rank in 2000s49Overall Rank:251
Average Rating:  78/100 (455 votes)
Comments: 30 comments
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6.

X&YUnited Kingdom Coldplay
Year of Release:2005Appears in:314 charts
Rank in 2005:6Rank Score:6,884
Rank in 2000s58Overall Rank:302
Average Rating:  71/100 (761 votes)
Comments: 51 comments
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7.

AlligatorUnited States The National
Year of Release:2005Appears in:279 charts
Rank in 2005:7Rank Score:6,657
Rank in 2000s61Overall Rank:312
Average Rating:  79/100 (441 votes)
Comments: 23 comments
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8.

Late RegistrationUnited States Kanye West
Year of Release:2005Appears in:323 charts
Rank in 2005:8Rank Score:6,474
Rank in 2000s65Overall Rank:321
Average Rating:  81/100 (553 votes)
Comments: 38 comments
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9.

FeelsUnited States Animal Collective
Year of Release:2005Appears in:184 charts
Rank in 2005:9Rank Score:4,227
Rank in 2000s95Overall Rank:471
Average Rating:  80/100 (336 votes)
Comments: 23 comments
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10.

PlansUnited States Death Cab For Cutie
Year of Release:2005Appears in:176 charts
Rank in 2005:10Rank Score:3,834
Rank in 2000s101Overall Rank:512
Average Rating:  75/100 (318 votes)
Comments: 16 comments
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Best Albums of 2005 composition

Artist Albums %


Various Artists 13 1%
Bright Eyes 3 0%
Coil 2 0%
Merzbow 2 0%
Ryan Adams And The Cardinals 2 0%
Håkan Hellström 2 0%
Okkervil River 2 0%
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Country Albums %


United States 472 47%
United Kingdom 181 18%
Canada 48 5%
Sweden 30 3%
Japan 28 3%
Mixed Nationality 27 3%
Australia 27 3%
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