Congratulations (album) by MGMT

Congratulations
Congratulations by MGMT
Year: 2010
Release date: 2010-04-13
Overall rank: 546th   Overall chart historyOverall chart history
Average Rating: 
75/100 (from 676 votes)
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Accolades:
Award Top 20 albums of 2010 (14th)
Award Top 100 albums of the 2010s (72nd)
Award Top 1,000 albums of all time (546th)
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MGMT bestography

Congratulations is ranked 2nd best out of 8 albums by MGMT on BestEverAlbums.com.

The best album by MGMT is Oracular Spectacular which is ranked number 284 in the list of all-time albums with a total rank score of 6,879.

MGMT album bestography « Higher ranked (284th) This album (546th) Lower ranked (860th) »
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Average Rating: 
75/100 (from 676 votes)
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This album is rated in the top 18% of all albums on BestEverAlbums.com. This album has a mean average rating of 74.0/100. The trimmed mean (excluding outliers) is 75.0/100. The standard deviation for this album is 16.4.

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80/100
From 02/09/2019 14:26
I love their electronic hippy sound - almost glam rock for the noughties. Picked this album up through hearing their magnificent Oracular Spectacular. Flash Delirium is such a complicated construction - almost like a medley - but is brilliant
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90/100
From 08/29/2018 01:34
One of the more underrated albums, I think it's great and one of the better 2010's albums so far.. Please give a listen or two if you haven't!
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90/100
From 07/21/2018 13:31
A fantastic follow up to their debut, and definitely on par with it in my opinion. Two of my favourite albums.

Siberian breaks and Congratulations are obvious highlights as well as I Found a Whistle and It's Working.
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70/100
From 07/09/2018 02:05
Ok, but Congratulations is great song and the only song that stuck with me
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90/100
From 06/26/2018 21:16
A heavily underrated record that I fear is only appreciated by those who already have a tendency toward the 00s indie sound(specifically MGMT). Their first was break though but this record has a lot more bite. Its incredibly weird and quirky, but also amazing tracks. "Its Working" is a super cool opener, "I Found a Whistle" is absolutely sublime(damn near perfect imo), but the true take away is "Siberian Breaks". "Siberian Breaks" is a masterpiece, one of the best songs of the decade, and definitely the best MGMT track hands down. Give this album a real chance, you'll be blown away
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From 02/28/2018 13:50
An instant classic in my opinion. The higher points are really high, being Siberian Breaks the stand out moment in an album that is as much quirky as it is touching. It is indeed underrated, maybe because it followed up the indie-pop gem that Oracular Spactacular is. But as an isolated work of art, it is undoubtedly a classic.
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75/100
From 01/15/2018 01:05
Admirable 2nd album that demonstrates there's more to the boys than Kids and Time to Pretend. Here MGMT's brand of psychotic psychedelia takes a more malevolently demented detour down the avenue 'avant-garde' and is all the better for it.
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95/100
From 02/16/2017 02:32
Wow this album is criminally underrated... Great album from start to finish, literally love every song on here (besides Lady Dada's nightmare). FANTASTIC album.
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From 10/05/2016 02:25
1. Flash Delirium
2. Congratulations
3. Siberian Breaks
4. I Found A Whistle
5. It's Working
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From 06/24/2016 05:08
I'm glad people enjoy this.
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