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The best album credited to The National is High Violet which is ranked number 124 in the overall greatest album chart with a total rank score of 13,967.

The National is ranked number 44 in the overall artist rankings with a total rank score of 43,407.

The National official website: http://www.americanmary.com

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The National best albums

The following albums by The National are ranked highest in the greatest album charts:

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13,082
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6,924
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2019
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964
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Total albums: 12. Page 1 of 2

This may not be a complete discography for The National.This listing only shows those albums by this artist that appear in at least one chart on this site. If an album is 'missing' that you think deserves to be here, you can include it in your own chart from the My Charts page!

The National best tracks

Include tracks from compilations & live albums | Exclude tracks from compilations & live albums The same track can appear on multiple albums, so excluding tracks from compilations and live albums helps to remove duplicates from this list.

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1.
Rating: 91 (339 votes)Comments: 6
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(from the album Boxer)
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Rating: 91 (335 votes)Comments: 5
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(from the album High Violet)
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Rating: 89 (287 votes)Comments: 0
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(from the album Boxer)
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Rating: 89 (190 votes)Comments: 1
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(from the album Alligator)
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Rating: 88 (264 votes)Comments: 1
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(from the album Boxer)
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Rating: 88 (203 votes)Comments: 2
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(from the album Trouble Will Find Me)
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Rating: 87 (159 votes)Comments: 1
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(from the album Alligator)
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Rating: 87 (60 votes)Comments: 1
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(from the album Cherry Tree)
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Rating: 87 (277 votes)Comments: 2
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(from the album High Violet)
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Rating: 87 (212 votes)Comments: 2
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(from the album Trouble Will Find Me)
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Rating: 87 (200 votes)Comments: 0
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(from the album Trouble Will Find Me)
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Rating: 87 (256 votes)Comments: 1
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(from the album High Violet)
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Rating: 87 (253 votes)Comments: 4
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(from the album High Violet)
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Rating: 86 (213 votes)Comments: 2
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(from the album Trouble Will Find Me)
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Rating: 86 (78 votes)Comments: 0
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(from the album I Am Easy To Find)
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Rating: 86 (249 votes)Comments: 1
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(from the album High Violet)
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Rating: 86 (268 votes)Comments: 1
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(from the album High Violet)
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Rating: 86 (194 votes)Comments: 0
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(from the album Trouble Will Find Me)
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Rating: 86 (223 votes)Comments: 3
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(from the album High Violet)

The National ratings

Average Rating: 
83/100 (from 177 votes)
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12/15/2019 05:14 AlvaroIesus  Ratings distributionRatings distribution 964/100

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This artist is rated in the top 2% of all artists on BestEverAlbums.com. This artist has a mean average rating of 83.0/100. The trimmed mean (excluding outliers) is 83.6/100. The standard deviation for this artist is 15.1.

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The National comments

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75/100
From 07/01/2018 21:22
An enjoyable band, slightly overrated, but makes compelling music. Nothing outstanding here.
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From 03/29/2018 18:16
1. Alligator
2. High Violet
3. Sleep Well Beast
4. Sad Songs For Dirty Lovers
5. Boxer
6. Trouble Will Find Me
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From 03/05/2018 10:46
Not for the music, not for the lyrics, I'm just here for Matt's voice
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From 09/10/2017 21:26
1) High Violet
2) Boxer
3) Trouble Will Find Me
4) Sleep Well Beast
5) Alligator
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From 06/13/2017 13:54
Mat is best vocal ever...his voice is something realy special!
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From 06/04/2017 13:04
1. Boxer (brainy, fake empire, start a war)
2. Alligator (Geese of beverly road, Daughters of the soho riots)
3. High Violet (afraid of everyone, bloodbuzz ohio)
4. Trouble Will Find Me (humiliation, dont swallow the cap)
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From 08/27/2016 20:23
For years and years I'd never been able to single out an artist or band as being my favourite. That was until I stumbled upon the National in 2010. Boxer, Aligator, High Violet and Trouble Will find me are to me 5 star albums. Cherry Tree EP is also excellent.
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From 07/19/2015 23:18
The only problem that I have with this band is that every album sounds the same. But the good thing is that every album is great
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85/100
From 07/17/2015 06:56
His voice is orgasmic...Enough Said
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From 03/28/2015 17:26
All good albums, but no great ones.
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