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Best Albums of 2008

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Listed below are the greatest albums of 2008 as calculated from their overall rankings in over 14,000 greatest album charts.

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2008 year summaryThe best artists of 2008 were Fleet Foxes, Vampire Weekend, Coldplay, Portishead, TV On The Radio, Elbow, Kings Of Leon, Sigur Rós, Deerhunter and The Raconteurs.
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RankAlbumArtist
1.

Fleet FoxesUnited States Fleet Foxes
Year of Release:2008Appears in:502 charts
Rank in 2008:1Rank Score:14,958
Rank in 2000s12Overall Rank:91
Average Rating: 82/100 (635 votes)
Comments: 42 comments
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2.

Vampire WeekendUnited States Vampire Weekend
Year of Release:2008Appears in:387 charts
Rank in 2008:2Rank Score:9,585
Rank in 2000s29Overall Rank:155
Average Rating: 80/100 (518 votes)
Comments: 42 comments
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3.

Viva La Vida Or Death And All His FriendsUnited Kingdom Coldplay
Year of Release:2008Appears in:327 charts
Rank in 2008:3Rank Score:9,060
Rank in 2000s32Overall Rank:162
Average Rating: 74/100 (650 votes)
Comments: 61 comments
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4.

ThirdUnited Kingdom Portishead
Year of Release:2008Appears in:200 charts
Rank in 2008:4Rank Score:4,799
Rank in 2000s65Overall Rank:303
Average Rating: 79/100 (312 votes)
Comments: 20 comments
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5.

Dear Science,United States TV On The Radio
Year of Release:2008Appears in:214 charts
Rank in 2008:5Rank Score:4,477
Rank in 2000s70Overall Rank:320
Average Rating: 78/100 (316 votes)
Comments: 22 comments
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6.

The Seldom Seen KidUnited Kingdom Elbow
Year of Release:2008Appears in:163 charts
Rank in 2008:6Rank Score:4,351
Rank in 2000s71Overall Rank:327
Average Rating: 79/100 (245 votes)
Comments: 17 comments
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7.

Only By The NightUnited States Kings Of Leon
Year of Release:2008Appears in:173 charts
Rank in 2008:7Rank Score:3,949
Rank in 2000s78Overall Rank:355
Average Rating: 72/100 (361 votes)
Comments: 24 comments
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8.

Með Suð í Eyrum Við Spilum EndalaustIceland Sigur Rós
Year of Release:2008Appears in:116 charts
Rank in 2008:8Rank Score:2,930
Rank in 2000s103Overall Rank:480
Average Rating: 78/100 (231 votes)
Comments: 10 comments
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9.

MicrocastleUnited States Deerhunter
Year of Release:2008Appears in:114 charts
Rank in 2008:9Rank Score:2,467
Rank in 2000s121Overall Rank:564
Average Rating: 80/100 (165 votes)
Comments: 14 comments
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10.

Consolers Of The LonelyUnited States The Raconteurs
Year of Release:2008Appears in:113 charts
Rank in 2008:10Rank Score:2,198
Rank in 2000s136Overall Rank:622
Average Rating: 75/100 (161 votes)
Comments: 11 comments
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Best Albums of 2008 composition

Artist Albums %


Various Artists 3 0%
Mount Eerie 3 0%
The Cure 2 0%
Coldplay 2 0%
Los Campesinos! 2 0%
Paul Weller 2 0%
Thrice 2 0%
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Country Albums %


United States 469 47%
United Kingdom 189 19%
Australia 52 5%
Canada 46 5%
Sweden 35 4%
Mixed Nationality 20 2%
Germany 19 2%
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