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Best of All-time Lists, Best of Decade Lists, etc.
Amazon.com (USA) - The Best of the Decade in Music... So Far (2006) No Order
American Songwriter (USA) - Top 25 Albums of the 2000s (2009) 16
Austin Town Hall (USA) - Top 50 Albums of the 2000s (2009) 33
BetterPropaganda (USA) - Top 100 Albums of the 2000s (2009) 68
Complex (USA) - Top 100 Albums of the 2000s (2009) 94
Consequence of Sound (USA) - Top 100 Albums of the 2000s (2009) 52
Creative Loafing (USA) - Top 100 Albums of the 2000s (2009) 6
Daily Californian (USA) - Top 25 Albums of the 2000s (2009) 14
Delusions of Adequacy (USA) - Top 100 Albums of the 2000s (2010) 30
GQ (USA) - The 40 Best Albums of the 21st Century (2003) No Order
Glide (USA) - Top 50 Albums of the 2000s (2009) 6
HARP (USA) - The 50 Most Essential Albums Since 2001 (2006) 32
Kitsap Sun (USA) - The Top 101 Albums of the 2000s (2010) 2
Kitsap Sun (USA) - Top 200 Albums of the Last 40 Years (2005) 142
MSN.com (USA) - Top 10 Albums of the 2000s (2009) 11
Michigan Daily (USA) - Top 50 Albums of the New Millennium (2004) 20
NPR (USA) - The 50 Most Important Recordings of the 2000s (2009) No Order
OneThirtyBPM (USA) - Top 100 Albums of the 2000s (2010) 23
Paste (USA) - Top 50 Albums of the 2000s (2009) 32
Pitchfork (USA) - The 100 Best Albums of 2000-2004 (2005) 32
Pitchfork (USA) - Top 200 Albums of the 2000s (2009) 67
PopMatters (USA) - The 100 Best Albums of the 2000s (2014) 41
Popblerd/bLISTerd (USA) - Top 100 (+50) Albums of the 2000s (2012) 41
Popdose (USA) - Top 100 Albums of the 2000s (2009) 9
Rhapsody (USA) - Top 100 Albums of the 2000s (2009) 52
Robert Dimery - 1001 Albums You Must Hear Before You Die (Updated 2013) No Order
Rolling Stone (USA) - Top 100 Albums of the 2000s (2009) 27
Slant (USA) - Top 250 Albums of the 2000s (2010) 32
Spin (USA) - The 125 Best Albums of the Past 25 Years (2010) 117
Spin (USA) - The 300 Best Albums of the Past 30 Years (2015) 136
Stylus (USA) - The 50 Best Albums of 2000-2004 (2005) 37
Tom Moon (USA) - 1000 Recordings to Hear Before You Die (2008) Catalog entry
Treble (USA) - Top 150 Albums of the 2000s (2010) 44
Under the Radar (USA) - Top 200 Albums of the 2000s (2009) 9
Gigwise (UK) - Top 50 Albums of the 2000s (2009) 27
Mojo (UK) - The 100 Greatest Albums of Our Lifetime 1993-2006 (2006) 36
Mojo (UK) - The Mojo Collection, 3rd and/or 4th Edition (2003/2007) No Order
NME (UK) - The 500 Greatest Albums of All Time (2013) 328
No Ripcord (UK) - Top Albums 2000-2009 (2012) 15
Q (UK) - Top 100 Albums of the 2000s (2009) 18
Rock's Back Pages (UK) - Top 176 Albums of the 2000s (2009) 10
The Line of Best Fit (UK) - Top 30 Albums of the 2000s (2009) 13
The Sun (UK) - Top 40 Albums of the 2000s (2009) 37
The Times (UK) - Top 100 Albums of the 2000s (2009) 36
Uncut (UK) - Top 150 Albums of the 2000s (2009) 11
Virgin Media (UK) - Top 20 Albums of the 2000s (2009) No Order
Adresseavisen (Norway) - Top 100 Albums of the 2000s (2009) 34
Dagsavisen (Norway) - The 21 Best Albums of the 21st Century (2005) 20
Side 2-Nettavisen (Norway) - Top 25 Albums of the 2000s (2009) 3
Sue (Finland) - Top 25 Albums of the 2000s (2009) 2
Digg (Belgium) - Top 100 Albums of the 2000s (2009) 18
Sounds (Germany) - Top 50 Albums of the 2000s (2009) 29
Hervé Bourhis (France) - 555 Records (2007) No Order
La Vanguardia (Spain) - Top 50 Albums of the 2000s (2009) 18
Mondosonoro (Spain) - Top 50 International Albums of the 2000s (2009) 19
PlayGround (Spain) - Top 200 Albums of the 2000s (2009) 88
Rock de Lux (Spain) - Top 100 International Albums of the 2000s (2009) 29
Indie for Bunnies (Italy) - Top 100 Albums of the 2000s (2009) 60
Giannis Petridis (Greece) - 2004 of the Best Albums of the Century (2003) No Order
Porcys (Poland) - Top 100 Albums from 2000-2004 (2005) 27
Porcys (Poland) - Top 100 Albums of the 2000s (2010) 10
Screenagers (Poland) - Top 100 Albums of the 2000s (2010) 12
Ratings
All Music Guide (USA) - Album Ratings 1-5 Stars 4.5 Stars
Robert Christgau (USA) - Consumer Guide Album Grade ***
Rolling Stone Album Guide, Ratings 1-5 Stars (USA, 2004) 4 Stars
Martin C. Strong (UK) - The Great Rock Discography 7th Edition, Ratings 1-10 8
Metacritic (Metascore 0-100, Weighted Average of Reviews from USA and UK) 84
Music Story (France) - Album Ratings 1-5 Stars 4 Stars
Piero Scaruffi, Italy (www.scaruffi.com), Album Ratings (Scale 1 to 10) 6
End of Year Lists
All Music Guide (USA) - Album of the Year No Order
Amazon.com (USA) - Albums of the Year 2
Barnes & Noble.com (USA) - Albums of the Year 2
Blender (USA) - Albums of the Year 26
CultureDose (USA) - Albums of the Year 3
Eonline (USA) - Albums of the Year 15
Eye Weekly Canadian Critics Poll - Albums of the Year 2
Gallery of Sound (USA) - Albums of the Year 20
Hybrid (USA) - Albums of the Year No Order
LA Times (USA) - Albums of the Year 9
Launch (USA) - Albums of the Year 7
LostAtSea (USA) - Albums of the Year 15
Music-Critic.com (USA) - Albums of the Year 6
Neumu (USA) - Albums of the Year 3
Pitchfork (USA) - Albums of the Year 5
Shortlist Prize Nominees 2001-2007 (USA) Nominee
Spin (USA) - Albums of the Year 4
Stylus (USA) - Albums of the Year 9
Village Voice (USA) - Albums of the Year 3
Washington City Paper (USA) - Albums of the Year 6
woxy.com (USA) - Albums of the Year 7
Amazon (UK) - Albums of the Year 6
BBC (UK) - Albums of the Year No Order
Face (UK) - Albums of the Year 14
Mojo (UK) - Albums of the Year 2
NME (UK) - Albums of the Year 11
Piccadilly Records (UK) - Albums of the Year 2
Planet Sound (UK) - Albums of the Year 4
Playlouder (UK) - Albums of the Year 7
Q (UK) - Albums of the Year No Order
Record Collector (UK) - Albums of the Year No Order
Rough Trade (UK) - Albums of the Year 25
Uncut (UK) - Albums of the Year 1
Drowned in Sound (UK) - Albums of the Year 12
Aftenposten (Norway) - Albums of the Year 3
Aftonbladet (Sweden) - Albums of the Year 50
Dagsavisen (Norway) - Albums of the Year 4
Nöjesguiden (Sweden) - Albums of the Year 16
Rumba (Finland) - Albums of the Year 2
OOR (Netherlands) - Albums of the Year 18
Musikexpress/Sounds (Germany) - Albums of the Year 21
Spex (Germany) - Albums of the Year 22
Zündfunk (Germany) - Albums of the Year 22
Les Inrockuptibles (France) - Albums of the Year 12
Magic (France) - Albums of the Year 21
Mondo Sonoro (Spain) - Albums of the Year 2
Rock de Lux (Spain) - Albums of the Year 33
BigO (Singapore) - Albums of the Year 5
Monitor (Croatia) - Albums of the Year 3