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Best Albums of 2009

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Listed below are the greatest albums of 2009 as calculated from their overall rankings in over 24,000 greatest album charts.

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2009 year summaryThe best artists of 2009 were Animal Collective, The Antlers, The xx, Grizzly Bear, Phoenix, Mumford & Sons, Muse, Arctic Monkeys, Florence And The Machine and Kasabian.
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RankAlbumArtist
1.

Merriweather Post PavilionUnited States Animal Collective
Year of Release:2009Appears in:677 charts
Rank in 2009:1Rank Score:20,509
Rank in 2000s13Overall Rank:92
Average Rating:  82/100 (1,000 votes)
Comments: 124 comments
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2.

HospiceUnited States The Antlers
Year of Release:2009Appears in:406 charts
Rank in 2009:2Rank Score:11,248
Rank in 2000s37Overall Rank:186
Average Rating:  82/100 (515 votes)
Comments: 57 comments
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3.

xxUnited Kingdom The xx
Year of Release:2009Appears in:457 charts
Rank in 2009:3Rank Score:10,426
Rank in 2000s39Overall Rank:208
Average Rating:  79/100 (728 votes)
Comments: 67 comments
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4.

VeckatimestUnited States Grizzly Bear
Year of Release:2009Appears in:385 charts
Rank in 2009:4Rank Score:7,056
Rank in 2000s58Overall Rank:300
Average Rating:  80/100 (529 votes)
Comments: 32 comments
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5.

Wolfgang Amadeus PhoenixFrance Phoenix
Year of Release:2009Appears in:339 charts
Rank in 2009:5Rank Score:6,098
Rank in 2000s71Overall Rank:345
Average Rating:  78/100 (589 votes)
Comments: 34 comments
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6.

Sigh No MoreUnited Kingdom Mumford & Sons
Year of Release:2009Appears in:256 charts
Rank in 2009:6Rank Score:5,887
Rank in 2000s76Overall Rank:358
Average Rating:  67/100 (515 votes)
Comments: 53 comments
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7.

The ResistanceUnited Kingdom Muse
Year of Release:2009Appears in:238 charts
Rank in 2009:7Rank Score:5,867
Rank in 2000s77Overall Rank:359
Average Rating:  70/100 (713 votes)
Comments: 65 comments
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8.

HumbugUnited Kingdom Arctic Monkeys
Year of Release:2009Appears in:199 charts
Rank in 2009:8Rank Score:3,852
Rank in 2000s102Overall Rank:515
Average Rating:  75/100 (550 votes)
Comments: 29 comments
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9.

LungsUnited Kingdom Florence And The Machine
Year of Release:2009Appears in:198 charts
Rank in 2009:9Rank Score:3,796
Rank in 2000s104Overall Rank:524
Average Rating:  76/100 (405 votes)
Comments: 24 comments
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10.

West Ryder Pauper Lunatic AsylumUnited Kingdom Kasabian
Year of Release:2009Appears in:151 charts
Rank in 2009:10Rank Score:3,230
Rank in 2000s125Overall Rank:616
Average Rating:  75/100 (293 votes)
Comments: 17 comments
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Best Albums of 2009 composition

Artist Albums %


Various Artists 10 1%
Neil Young 3 0%
Morrissey 2 0%
Archive 2 0%
The Black Crowes 2 0%
Tom Waits 2 0%
Bonnie 'Prince' Billy 2 0%
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Country Albums %


United States 490 49%
United Kingdom 194 19%
Canada 65 7%
Australia 26 3%
Mixed Nationality 26 3%
Sweden 21 2%
France 18 2%
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