Best Albums of 2008

Listed below are the best albums of 2008 as calculated from their overall rankings in over 44,000 greatest album charts.

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2008 year summaryThe best artists of 2008 were Fleet Foxes, Vampire Weekend, Coldplay, Portishead, Have A Nice Life, Elbow, Kanye West, TV On The Radio, Deerhunter and Kings Of Leon.
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The Codona Trilogy 
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Total albums: 28. Page 1 of 3

Best Albums of 2008 composition

Country Albums %


United States 461 46%
United Kingdom 165 16%
Canada 48 5%
Australia 39 4%
Sweden 35 3%
Germany 29 3%
Mixed Nationality 28 3%
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Compilation? Albums %
No 957 96%
Yes 44 4%
Live? Albums %
No 981 98%
Yes 20 2%
Soundtrack? Albums %
No 997 100%
Yes 4 0%
Best Artists of the 1960s
1. The Beatles
2. The Velvet Underground
3. Jimi Hendrix
4. Bob Dylan
5. The Beach Boys
6. The Jimi Hendrix Experience
7. The Velvet Underground & Nico
8. Led Zeppelin
9. The Doors
10. The Rolling Stones
11. King Crimson
12. John Coltrane
13. Frank Zappa
14. The Kinks
15. Van Morrison
16. Love
17. Charles Mingus
18. Neil Young
19. The Zombies
20. Miles Davis
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