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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
11.

DeadwingUnited Kingdom Porcupine Tree
Year of Release:2005Appears in:131 charts
Rank in 2005:11Rank Score:3,371
Rank in 2000s117Overall Rank:589
Average Rating:  80/100 (208 votes)
Comments: 8 comments
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12.

Frances The MuteUnited States The Mars Volta
Year of Release:2005Appears in:150 charts
Rank in 2005:12Rank Score:3,332
Rank in 2000s120Overall Rank:595
Average Rating:  77/100 (274 votes)
Comments: 9 comments
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13.

MezmerizeUnited States System Of A Down
Year of Release:2005Appears in:143 charts
Rank in 2005:13Rank Score:3,175
Rank in 2000s126Overall Rank:623
Average Rating:  75/100 (317 votes)
Comments: 14 comments
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14.

I Am A Bird NowUnited States Antony And The Johnsons
Year of Release:2005Appears in:208 charts
Rank in 2005:14Rank Score:3,067
Rank in 2000s128Overall Rank:639
Average Rating:  79/100 (238 votes)
Comments: 17 comments
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15.

ZUnited States My Morning Jacket
Year of Release:2005Appears in:188 charts
Rank in 2005:15Rank Score:2,854
Rank in 2000s135Overall Rank:679
Average Rating:  78/100 (274 votes)
Comments: 11 comments
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16.

Get Behind Me SatanUnited States The White Stripes
Year of Release:2005Appears in:200 charts
Rank in 2005:16Rank Score:2,628
Rank in 2000s152Overall Rank:742
Average Rating:  76/100 (415 votes)
Comments: 27 comments
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17.

WolfmotherAustralia Wolfmother
Year of Release:2005Appears in:145 charts
Rank in 2005:17Rank Score:2,440
Rank in 2000s158Overall Rank:788
Average Rating:  73/100 (260 votes)
Comments: 24 comments
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18.

AerialUnited Kingdom Kate Bush
Year of Release:2005Appears in:129 charts
Rank in 2005:18Rank Score:2,342
Rank in 2000s162Overall Rank:813
Average Rating:  76/100 (155 votes)
Comments: 6 comments
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19.

PicaresqueUnited States The Decemberists
Year of Release:2005Appears in:137 charts
Rank in 2005:19Rank Score:2,273
Rank in 2000s168Overall Rank:841
Average Rating:  78/100 (170 votes)
Comments: 8 comments
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20.

In Between DreamsUnited States Jack Johnson
Year of Release:2005Appears in:100 charts
Rank in 2005:20Rank Score:2,193
Rank in 2000s173Overall Rank:867
Average Rating:  72/100 (202 votes)
Comments: 10 comments
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Best Albums of 2005 composition

Artist Albums %


Various Artists 13 1%
Bright Eyes 3 0%
System Of A Down 2 0%
Mount Eerie 2 0%
Thrice 2 0%
Merzbow 2 0%
Afrirampo 2 0%
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Country Albums %


United States 473 47%
United Kingdom 182 18%
Canada 49 5%
Sweden 29 3%
Japan 28 3%
Mixed Nationality 27 3%
Australia 26 3%
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