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Best Albums of 2006

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Listed below are the greatest albums of 2006 as calculated from their overall rankings in over 18,000 greatest album charts.

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2006 year summaryThe best artists of 2006 were Arctic Monkeys, Muse, Joanna Newsom, Amy Winehouse, The Killers, Brand New, My Chemical Romance, Red Hot Chili Peppers, Thom Yorke and Tool.
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RankAlbumArtist
1.

Whatever People Say I Am, That's What I'm NotUnited Kingdom Arctic Monkeys
Year of Release:2006Appears in:794 charts
Rank in 2006:1Rank Score:28,458
Rank in 2000s5Overall Rank:44
Average Rating:  83/100 (1,052 votes)
Comments: 110 comments
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2.

Black Holes And RevelationsUnited Kingdom Muse
Year of Release:2006Appears in:397 charts
Rank in 2006:2Rank Score:11,314
Rank in 2000s29Overall Rank:153
Average Rating:  78/100 (751 votes)
Comments: 48 comments
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3.

YsUnited States Joanna Newsom
Year of Release:2006Appears in:331 charts
Rank in 2006:3Rank Score:9,238
Rank in 2000s36Overall Rank:191
Average Rating:  81/100 (369 votes)
Comments: 42 comments
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4.

Back To BlackUnited Kingdom Amy Winehouse
Year of Release:2006Appears in:289 charts
Rank in 2006:4Rank Score:6,245
Rank in 2000s53Overall Rank:276
Average Rating:  78/100 (438 votes)
Comments: 22 comments
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5.

Sam's TownUnited States The Killers
Year of Release:2006Appears in:187 charts
Rank in 2006:5Rank Score:5,221
Rank in 2000s71Overall Rank:326
Average Rating:  74/100 (424 votes)
Comments: 16 comments
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6.

The Devil And God Are Raging Inside MeUnited States Brand New
Year of Release:2006Appears in:144 charts
Rank in 2006:6Rank Score:4,591
Rank in 2000s78Overall Rank:366
Average Rating:  79/100 (216 votes)
Comments: 21 comments
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7.

The Black ParadeUnited States My Chemical Romance
Year of Release:2006Appears in:148 charts
Rank in 2006:7Rank Score:4,107
Rank in 2000s88Overall Rank:419
Average Rating:  68/100 (305 votes)
Comments: 37 comments
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8.

Stadium ArcadiumUnited States Red Hot Chili Peppers
Year of Release:2006Appears in:191 charts
Rank in 2006:8Rank Score:3,994
Rank in 2000s90Overall Rank:426
Average Rating:  73/100 (427 votes)
Comments: 23 comments
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9.

The EraserUnited Kingdom Thom Yorke
Year of Release:2006Appears in:223 charts
Rank in 2006:9Rank Score:3,477
Rank in 2000s98Overall Rank:479
Average Rating:  77/100 (371 votes)
Comments: 26 comments
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10.

10,000 DaysUnited States Tool
Year of Release:2006Appears in:116 charts
Rank in 2006:10Rank Score:3,433
Rank in 2000s100Overall Rank:488
Average Rating:  74/100 (254 votes)
Comments: 15 comments
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Best Albums of 2006 composition

Artist Albums %


Various Artists 8 1%
Sufjan Stevens 2 0%
Pearl Jam 2 0%
Dream Theater 2 0%
Grizzly Bear 2 0%
The Black Keys 2 0%
Luigi Nono 2 0%
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Country Albums %


United States 507 51%
United Kingdom 174 17%
Canada 45 5%
Australia 44 4%
Sweden 27 3%
Mixed Nationality 20 2%
France 19 2%
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