Best Albums of 2009

Listed below are the best albums of 2009 as calculated from their overall rankings in over 41,000 greatest album charts.

Best albums by year or decade
Decade:
Year:
2009 year summaryThe best artists of 2009 were Animal Collective, The Antlers, The xx, Grizzly Bear, Phoenix (FR), Muse, Florence + The Machine, Arctic Monkeys, Mumford & Sons and Dirty Projectors.
View chart at point in time
 Show this chart as it was on the following date
Share this chart
Share | |
Collector's summary (top 1,000)Log in or register to discover the great albums that are missing from your music collection!
Sort by
Year of Release:
2009
Appears in:
Rank Score:
1,123
Rank in 2009:
Rank in 2000s:
Overall Rank:
Average Rating:
Comments:
Year of Release:
2009
Appears in:
Rank Score:
1,118
Rank in 2009:
Rank in 2000s:
Overall Rank:
Average Rating:
Comments:
Year of Release:
2009
Appears in:
Rank Score:
1,108
Rank in 2009:
Rank in 2000s:
Overall Rank:
Average Rating:
Comments:
Year of Release:
2009
Appears in:
Rank Score:
1,013
Rank in 2009:
Rank in 2000s:
Overall Rank:
Average Rating:
Comments:
Year of Release:
2009
Appears in:
Rank Score:
936
Rank in 2009:
Rank in 2000s:
Overall Rank:
Average Rating:
Comments:
Year of Release:
2009
Appears in:
Rank Score:
880
Rank in 2009:
Rank in 2000s:
Overall Rank:
Average Rating:
Comments:
Year of Release:
2009
Appears in:
Rank Score:
871
Rank in 2009:
Rank in 2000s:
Overall Rank:
Average Rating:
Comments:
Year of Release:
2009
Appears in:
Rank Score:
807
Rank in 2009:
Rank in 2000s:
Overall Rank:
Average Rating:
Comments:
Year of Release:
2009
Appears in:
Rank Score:
804
Rank in 2009:
Rank in 2000s:
Overall Rank:
Average Rating:
Comments:
Year of Release:
2009
Appears in:
Rank Score:
788
Rank in 2009:
Rank in 2000s:
Overall Rank:
Average Rating:
Comments:
Total albums: 1,000. Page 3 of 100

Best Albums of 2009 composition

Country Albums %


United States 475 48%
United Kingdom 188 19%
Canada 54 5%
Mixed Nationality 35 4%
Australia 27 3%
Sweden 24 2%
France 20 2%
Show all
Compilation? Albums %
No 962 96%
Yes 38 4%
Live? Albums %
No 985 99%
Yes 15 2%
Best Artists of 1986
1. The Smiths
2. Metallica
3. Paul Simon
4. Peter Gabriel
5. XTC
6. Talk Talk
7. Slayer
8. R.E.M.
9. Beastie Boys
10. Sonic Youth
11. Depeche Mode
12. Bon Jovi
13. Prince
14. Prince And The Revolution
15. Megadeth
16. Genesis
17. New Order
18. Iron Maiden
19. Madonna
20. Run-D.M.C.
Back to Top