Best Albums of 2003

Listed below are the best albums of 2003 as calculated from their overall rankings in over 53,000 greatest album charts.

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2003 year summaryThe best artists of 2003 were The White Stripes, Radiohead, Muse, The Strokes, The Shins, Death Cab For Cutie, The Postal Service, The Mars Volta, Songs: Ohia and Jason Molina.
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2003
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12,512
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2003
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9,107
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8,084
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6,451
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5,059
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4,349
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4,137
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3,639
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3,378
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Best Albums of 2003 composition

Country Albums %


United States 461 46%
United Kingdom 185 18%
Canada 54 5%
Mixed Nationality 36 4%
Germany 31 3%
Sweden 29 3%
Australia 24 2%
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Compilation? Albums %
No 933 93%
Yes 69 7%
Live? Albums %
No 973 97%
Yes 29 3%
Soundtrack? Albums %
No 989 99%
Yes 13 1%
Best Artists of 2008
1. Fleet Foxes
2. Vampire Weekend
3. Coldplay
4. Portishead
5. Have A Nice Life
6. Elbow
7. Kanye West
8. TV On The Radio
9. Deerhunter
10. Kings Of Leon
11. Crystal Castles
12. Sigur Rós
13. The Gaslight Anthem
14. Grouper
15. Liz Harris
16. The Raconteurs
17. Beach House
18. Extremoduro
19. The Last Shadow Puppets
20. Death Cab For Cutie
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