Best Albums of 2008

Listed below are the best albums of 2008 as calculated from their overall rankings in over 49,000 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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Total albums: 1,000. Page 100 of 100

Best Albums of 2008 composition

Country Albums %


United States 453 45%
United Kingdom 161 16%
Canada 47 5%
Australia 38 4%
Germany 35 4%
Sweden 35 4%
Mixed Nationality 31 3%
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Compilation? Albums %
No 960 96%
Yes 40 4%
Live? Albums %
No 977 98%
Yes 23 2%
Soundtrack? Albums %
No 992 99%
Yes 8 1%
Best Ever Artists
1. The Beatles
2. Radiohead
3. Pink Floyd
4. David Bowie
5. Bob Dylan
6. Led Zeppelin
7. The Rolling Stones
8. Arcade Fire
9. The Velvet Underground
10. Nirvana (US)
11. Kendrick Lamar
12. The Smiths
13. Neil Young
14. Miles Davis
15. The Beach Boys
16. Kanye West
17. Pixies
18. Jimi Hendrix
19. Bruce Springsteen
20. R.E.M.
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