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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 27,000 greatest album charts.

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2005 year summaryThe best artists of 2005 were Sufjan Stevens, Gorillaz, Bloc Party, Bright Eyes, Sigur Rós, Kanye West, Coldplay, The National, System Of A Down and Animal Collective.
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RankAlbumArtist
11.

DeadwingUnited Kingdom Porcupine Tree
Year of Release:2005Appears in:159 charts
Rank in 2005:11Rank Score:3,634
Rank in 2000s114Overall Rank:591
Average Rating:  80/100 (242 votes)
Comments: 12 comments
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12.

Frances The MuteUnited States The Mars Volta
Year of Release:2005Appears in:164 charts
Rank in 2005:12Rank Score:3,619
Rank in 2000s115Overall Rank:593
Average Rating:  77/100 (300 votes)
Comments: 10 comments
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13.

MezmerizeUnited States System Of A Down
Year of Release:2005Appears in:156 charts
Rank in 2005:13Rank Score:3,378
Rank in 2000s125Overall Rank:627
Average Rating:  75/100 (340 votes)
Comments: 17 comments
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14.

I Am A Bird NowUnited States Antony And The Johnsons
Year of Release:2005Appears in:225 charts
Rank in 2005:14Rank Score:3,157
Rank in 2000s132Overall Rank:666
Average Rating:  79/100 (256 votes)
Comments: 17 comments
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15.

ZUnited States My Morning Jacket
Year of Release:2005Appears in:209 charts
Rank in 2005:15Rank Score:3,020
Rank in 2000s138Overall Rank:697
Average Rating:  78/100 (297 votes)
Comments: 13 comments
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16.

Get Behind Me SatanUnited States The White Stripes
Year of Release:2005Appears in:220 charts
Rank in 2005:16Rank Score:2,695
Rank in 2000s155Overall Rank:774
Average Rating:  76/100 (445 votes)
Comments: 27 comments
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17.

WolfmotherAustralia Wolfmother
Year of Release:2005Appears in:159 charts
Rank in 2005:17Rank Score:2,540
Rank in 2000s161Overall Rank:813
Average Rating:  73/100 (274 votes)
Comments: 26 comments
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18.

AerialUnited Kingdom Kate Bush
Year of Release:2005Appears in:142 charts
Rank in 2005:18Rank Score:2,515
Rank in 2000s162Overall Rank:821
Average Rating:  77/100 (180 votes)
Comments: 7 comments
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19.

PicaresqueUnited States The Decemberists
Year of Release:2005Appears in:157 charts
Rank in 2005:19Rank Score:2,434
Rank in 2000s165Overall Rank:847
Average Rating:  78/100 (188 votes)
Comments: 9 comments
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20.

In Between DreamsUnited States Jack Johnson
Year of Release:2005Appears in:106 charts
Rank in 2005:20Rank Score:2,313
Rank in 2000s171Overall Rank:881
Average Rating:  72/100 (209 votes)
Comments: 10 comments
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Best Albums of 2005 composition

Artist Albums %


Various Artists 14 1%
Bright Eyes 3 0%
Afrirampo 2 0%
Coil 2 0%
Merzbow 2 0%
Ryan Adams And The Cardinals 2 0%
Shakira 2 0%
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Country Albums %


United States 465 47%
United Kingdom 194 19%
Canada 47 5%
Sweden 29 3%
Mixed Nationality 28 3%
Japan 26 3%
Australia 24 2%
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