Best Albums of 2005

Listed below are the best albums of 2005 as calculated from their overall rankings in over 40,000 greatest album charts.

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2005 year summaryThe best artists of 2005 were Sufjan Stevens, Gorillaz, Kanye West, Sigur Rós, Bloc Party, Bright Eyes, The National, Coldplay, Animal Collective and Death Cab For Cutie.
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2005
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28,165
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6,292
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5,627
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5,067
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4,822
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4,273
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Total albums: 1,000. Page 1 of 100

Best Albums of 2005 composition

Country Albums %


United States 453 45%
United Kingdom 187 19%
Canada 47 5%
Japan 33 3%
Mixed Nationality 30 3%
Sweden 30 3%
Australia 26 3%
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Best Artists of the 1980s
1. The Smiths
2. Pixies
3. Prince
4. The Cure
5. Talking Heads
6. U2
7. Metallica
8. The Stone Roses
9. R.E.M.
10. Sonic Youth
11. Kate Bush
12. Bruce Springsteen
13. Michael Jackson
14. Tom Waits
15. Joy Division
16. Prince And The Revolution
17. Iron Maiden
18. New Order
19. Rush
20. Talk Talk
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