Best Albums of 2005

Listed below are the best albums of 2005 as calculated from their overall rankings in over 46,000 greatest album charts.

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2005 year summaryThe best artists of 2005 were Sufjan Stevens, Gorillaz, Kanye West, Bloc Party, Sigur Rós, Bright Eyes, The National, Animal Collective, Coldplay and Death Cab For Cutie.
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2005
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27,526
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5,089
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4,399
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4,322
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Total albums: 1,000. Page 1 of 100

Best Albums of 2005 composition

Country Albums %


United States 450 45%
United Kingdom 185 19%
Canada 47 5%
Sweden 32 3%
Japan 29 3%
Mixed Nationality 28 3%
Australia 27 3%
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Compilation? Albums %
No 941 94%
Yes 59 6%
Live? Albums %
No 984 98%
Yes 16 2%
Soundtrack? Albums %
No 996 100%
Yes 4 0%
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