Best Albums of 2008

Listed below are the best albums of 2008 as calculated from their overall rankings in over 43,000 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, TV On The Radio, Kanye West, Deerhunter and Kings Of Leon.
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Total albums: 1,000. Page 71 of 100

Best Albums of 2008 composition

Country Albums %


United States 452 45%
United Kingdom 169 17%
Canada 51 5%
Australia 36 4%
Sweden 35 3%
Mixed Nationality 33 3%
Germany 32 3%
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Compilation? Albums %
No 953 95%
Yes 48 5%
Live? Albums %
No 986 99%
Yes 15 1%
Best Artists of the 1960s
1. The Beatles
2. The Velvet Underground
3. Jimi Hendrix
4. Bob Dylan
5. The Beach Boys
6. The Velvet Underground & Nico
7. The Jimi Hendrix Experience
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. Neil Young
18. Charles Mingus
19. The Who
20. The Zombies
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