Best Albums of 2009

Listed below are the best albums of 2009 as calculated from their overall rankings in over 46,000 greatest album charts.

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2009 year summaryThe best artists of 2009 were Animal Collective, The Antlers, The xx, Grizzly Bear, Phoenix (FR), Muse, Florence + The Machine, Arctic Monkeys, Dirty Projectors and Kid Cudi.
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Total albums: 1,000. Page 100 of 100

Best Albums of 2009 composition

Artist Albums %


Various Artists 10 1%
Animal Collective 3 0%
James Ferraro 3 0%
Neil Young 3 0%
Morrissey 3 0%
The Flaming Lips 2 0%
Mae 2 0%
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Country Albums %


United States 475 48%
United Kingdom 194 19%
Canada 52 5%
Mixed Nationality 33 3%
Australia 30 3%
Sweden 25 3%
Germany 21 2%
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Compilation? Albums %
No 953 95%
Yes 47 5%
Live? Albums %
No 973 97%
Yes 27 3%
Soundtrack? Albums %
No 992 99%
Yes 8 1%
Best Albums of the 2000s
1. Kid A by Radiohead
2. In Rainbows by Radiohead
3. Funeral by Arcade Fire
4. Is This It by The Strokes
5. Illinois by Sufjan Stevens
6. Yankee Hotel Foxtrot by Wilco
7. Whatever People Say I Am, That's What I'm Not by Arctic Monkeys
8. Madvillainy by Madvillain
9. Lift Yr. Skinny Fists Like Antennas To Heaven by Godspeed You! Black Emperor
10. Turn On The Bright Lights by Interpol
11. Sound Of Silver by LCD Soundsystem
12. For Emma, Forever Ago by Bon Iver
13. A Rush Of Blood To The Head by Coldplay
14. Elephant by The White Stripes
15. Yoshimi Battles The Pink Robots by The Flaming Lips
16. Amnesiac by Radiohead
17. Demon Days by Gorillaz
18. Merriweather Post Pavilion by Animal Collective
19. Fleet Foxes by Fleet Foxes
20. Songs For The Deaf by Queens Of The Stone Age
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