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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 26,000 greatest album charts.

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2005 year summaryThe best artists of 2005 were Sufjan Stevens, Gorillaz, Bloc Party, Bright Eyes, Sigur Rós, Kanye West, Coldplay, The National, System Of A Down and Animal Collective.
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11.

Frances The MuteUnited States The Mars Volta
Year of Release:2005Appears in:163 charts
Rank in 2005:11Rank Score:3,617
Rank in 2000s112Overall Rank:589
Average Rating:  77/100 (297 votes)
Comments: 10 comments
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12.

DeadwingUnited Kingdom Porcupine Tree
Year of Release:2005Appears in:154 charts
Rank in 2005:12Rank Score:3,578
Rank in 2000s116Overall Rank:597
Average Rating:  80/100 (238 votes)
Comments: 12 comments
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13.

MezmerizeUnited States System Of A Down
Year of Release:2005Appears in:156 charts
Rank in 2005:13Rank Score:3,377
Rank in 2000s123Overall Rank:621
Average Rating:  75/100 (339 votes)
Comments: 17 comments
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14.

I Am A Bird NowUnited States Antony And The Johnsons
Year of Release:2005Appears in:227 charts
Rank in 2005:14Rank Score:3,131
Rank in 2000s130Overall Rank:665
Average Rating:  79/100 (255 votes)
Comments: 17 comments
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15.

ZUnited States My Morning Jacket
Year of Release:2005Appears in:205 charts
Rank in 2005:15Rank Score:3,044
Rank in 2000s136Overall Rank:682
Average Rating:  78/100 (291 votes)
Comments: 12 comments
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16.

Get Behind Me SatanUnited States The White Stripes
Year of Release:2005Appears in:214 charts
Rank in 2005:16Rank Score:2,688
Rank in 2000s154Overall Rank:771
Average Rating:  76/100 (443 votes)
Comments: 27 comments
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17.

WolfmotherAustralia Wolfmother
Year of Release:2005Appears in:158 charts
Rank in 2005:17Rank Score:2,548
Rank in 2000s160Overall Rank:806
Average Rating:  73/100 (273 votes)
Comments: 26 comments
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18.

AerialUnited Kingdom Kate Bush
Year of Release:2005Appears in:139 charts
Rank in 2005:18Rank Score:2,467
Rank in 2000s164Overall Rank:831
Average Rating:  76/100 (177 votes)
Comments: 7 comments
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19.

PicaresqueUnited States The Decemberists
Year of Release:2005Appears in:151 charts
Rank in 2005:19Rank Score:2,345
Rank in 2000s167Overall Rank:858
Average Rating:  78/100 (184 votes)
Comments: 8 comments
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20.

In Between DreamsUnited States Jack Johnson
Year of Release:2005Appears in:104 charts
Rank in 2005:20Rank Score:2,263
Rank in 2000s173Overall Rank:889
Average Rating:  72/100 (207 votes)
Comments: 10 comments
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Best Albums of 2005 composition

Artist Albums %


Various Artists 14 1%
Bright Eyes 3 0%
Magnolia Electric Co. 2 0%
Ryan Adams And The Cardinals 2 0%
Dream Theater 2 0%
Neil Diamond 2 0%
Cardiacs 2 0%
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Country Albums %


United States 463 46%
United Kingdom 191 19%
Canada 48 5%
Mixed Nationality 29 3%
Sweden 28 3%
Japan 26 3%
Australia 24 2%
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