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Best Albums of 2005

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Listed below are the greatest albums of 2005 as calculated from their overall rankings in over 31,000 greatest album charts.

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2005 year summaryThe best artists of 2005 were Sufjan Stevens, Gorillaz, Bloc Party, Sigur Rós, Bright Eyes, Kanye West, Coldplay, The National, System Of A Down and Animal Collective.
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RankAlbumArtist
1.

IllinoisUnited States Sufjan Stevens
Year of Release:2005Appears in:1,142 charts
Rank in 2005:1Rank Score:35,500
Rank in 2000s7Overall Rank:55
Average Rating: Top rated 86/100 (1,292 votes)
Comments: 119 comments
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2.

Demon DaysUnited Kingdom Gorillaz
Year of Release:2005Appears in:709 charts
Rank in 2005:2Rank Score:17,952
Rank in 2000s24Overall Rank:132
Average Rating:  81/100 (1,133 votes)
Comments: 67 comments
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3.

Silent AlarmUnited Kingdom Bloc Party
Year of Release:2005Appears in:467 charts
Rank in 2005:3Rank Score:10,704
Rank in 2000s43Overall Rank:237
Average Rating:  78/100 (628 votes)
Comments: 35 comments
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4.

Takk...Iceland Sigur Rós
Year of Release:2005Appears in:441 charts
Rank in 2005:4Rank Score:10,263
Rank in 2000s44Overall Rank:244
Average Rating:  82/100 (633 votes)
Comments: 30 comments
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5.

I'm Wide Awake, It's MorningUnited States Bright Eyes
Year of Release:2005Appears in:402 charts
Rank in 2005:5Rank Score:9,014
Rank in 2000s53Overall Rank:282
Average Rating:  78/100 (555 votes)
Comments: 31 comments
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6.

Late RegistrationUnited States Kanye West
Year of Release:2005Appears in:464 charts
Rank in 2005:6Rank Score:8,705
Rank in 2000s55Overall Rank:291
Average Rating:  82/100 (724 votes)
Comments: 49 comments
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7.

X&YUnited Kingdom Coldplay
Year of Release:2005Appears in:396 charts
Rank in 2005:7Rank Score:7,694
Rank in 2000s65Overall Rank:334
Average Rating:  71/100 (894 votes)
Comments: 58 comments
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8.

AlligatorUnited States The National
Year of Release:2005Appears in:353 charts
Rank in 2005:8Rank Score:7,343
Rank in 2000s68Overall Rank:342
Average Rating:  80/100 (536 votes)
Comments: 25 comments
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9.

FeelsUnited States Animal Collective
Year of Release:2005Appears in:247 charts
Rank in 2005:9Rank Score:5,148
Rank in 2000s93Overall Rank:469
Average Rating:  80/100 (404 votes)
Comments: 25 comments
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10.

PlansUnited States Death Cab For Cutie
Year of Release:2005Appears in:225 charts
Rank in 2005:10Rank Score:4,750
Rank in 2000s97Overall Rank:507
Average Rating:  75/100 (376 votes)
Comments: 17 comments
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Best Albums of 2005 composition

Artist Albums %


Various Artists 11 1%
Bright Eyes 3 0%
Neil Diamond 2 0%
System Of A Down 2 0%
Afrirampo 2 0%
Magnolia Electric Co. 2 0%
Cardiacs 2 0%
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Country Albums %


United States 469 47%
United Kingdom 193 19%
Canada 43 4%
Japan 30 3%
Sweden 28 3%
Australia 23 2%
Mixed Nationality 23 2%
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