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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 18,000 greatest album charts.

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

Frances The MuteUnited States The Mars Volta
Year of Release:2005Appears in:125 charts
Rank in 2005:11Rank Score:3,007
Rank in 2000s115Overall Rank:549
Average Rating:  75/100 (213 votes)
Comments: 6 comments
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12.

MezmerizeUnited States System Of A Down
Year of Release:2005Appears in:124 charts
Rank in 2005:12Rank Score:2,894
Rank in 2000s120Overall Rank:571
Average Rating:  75/100 (253 votes)
Comments: 12 comments
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13.

DeadwingUnited Kingdom Porcupine Tree
Year of Release:2005Appears in:112 charts
Rank in 2005:13Rank Score:2,848
Rank in 2000s121Overall Rank:581
Average Rating:  80/100 (164 votes)
Comments: 8 comments
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14.

I Am A Bird NowUnited States Antony And The Johnsons
Year of Release:2005Appears in:164 charts
Rank in 2005:14Rank Score:2,784
Rank in 2000s122Overall Rank:590
Average Rating:  79/100 (184 votes)
Comments: 13 comments
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15.

ZUnited States My Morning Jacket
Year of Release:2005Appears in:148 charts
Rank in 2005:15Rank Score:2,376
Rank in 2000s141Overall Rank:675
Average Rating:  77/100 (199 votes)
Comments: 9 comments
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16.

AerialUnited Kingdom Kate Bush
Year of Release:2005Appears in:104 charts
Rank in 2005:16Rank Score:2,284
Rank in 2000s145Overall Rank:701
Average Rating:  75/100 (108 votes)
Comments: 5 comments
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17.

WolfmotherAustralia Wolfmother
Year of Release:2005Appears in:121 charts
Rank in 2005:17Rank Score:2,273
Rank in 2000s146Overall Rank:702
Average Rating:  72/100 (226 votes)
Comments: 19 comments
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18.

Get Behind Me SatanUnited States The White Stripes
Year of Release:2005Appears in:166 charts
Rank in 2005:18Rank Score:2,256
Rank in 2000s147Overall Rank:708
Average Rating:  76/100 (331 votes)
Comments: 20 comments
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19.

PicaresqueUnited States The Decemberists
Year of Release:2005Appears in:117 charts
Rank in 2005:19Rank Score:2,163
Rank in 2000s158Overall Rank:742
Average Rating:  79/100 (135 votes)
Comments: 6 comments
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20.

Clap Your Hands Say YeahUnited States Clap Your Hands Say Yeah
Year of Release:2005Appears in:107 charts
Rank in 2005:20Rank Score:1,920
Rank in 2000s168Overall Rank:815
Average Rating:  75/100 (155 votes)
Comments: 11 comments
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Best Albums of 2005 composition

Artist Albums %


Various Artists 12 1%
Mount Eerie 4 0%
Nadja 3 0%
Bright Eyes 3 0%
Better Than Ezra 2 0%
Dream Theater 2 0%
The Fiery Furnaces 2 0%
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Country Albums %


United States 469 47%
United Kingdom 181 18%
Canada 52 5%
Sweden 29 3%
Australia 29 3%
Japan 28 3%
Mixed Nationality 26 3%
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