The Streets
A Grand Don't Come for Free







Best of All-time Lists, Best of Decade Lists, etc.
Complex (USA) - The 100 Best Albums of the Complex Decade 2002-2012 90
Complex (USA) - Top 100 Albums of the 2000s (2009) 56
Daily Californian (USA) - Top 25 Albums of the 2000s (2009) 25
Gorilla Vs Bear (USA) - 20 Favorite Albums of the Decade 2000-2009 (2009) 15
Pitchfork (USA) - The 100 Best Albums of 2000-2004 (2005) 36
Pitchfork (USA) - Top 200 Albums of the 2000s (2009) 129
Robert Dimery - 1001 Albums You Must Hear Before You Die (Updated 2013) No Order
Slant (USA) - Top 250 Albums of the 2000s (2010) 55
Stylus (USA) - The 50 Best Albums of 2000-2004 (2005) 33
Stylus Decade (USA) - Top 100 Albums of the 2000s (2010) 80
Tom Moon (USA) - 1000 Recordings to Hear Before You Die (2008) Catalog entry
Channel 4 (UK) - 125 Nominations for the 100 Greatest Albums (2005) No Order
Clash (UK) - The Top 100 Albums of Clash's Lifetime (2004-2014) 14
NME (UK) - The 100 Greatest British Albums Ever (2006) 45
NME (UK) - The 500 Greatest Albums of All Time (2013) 90
NME (UK) - Top 100 Albums of the 2000s (2009) 16
No Ripcord (UK) - Top Albums 2000-2009 (2012) 44
Q (UK) - Top 100 Albums of the 2000s (2009) 19
Rock's Back Pages (UK) - Top 176 Albums of the 2000s (2009) 117.5
State (Ireland) - Top 50 Albums of the 2000s (2009) 41
The Guardian (UK) - Top 50 Albums of the 2000s (2009) 43
The Sunday Times (UK) - Top 30 Albums of the 2000s (2009) 7
Uncut (UK) - Top 150 Albums of the 2000s (2009) 93
Digg (Belgium) - Top 100 Albums of the 2000s (2009) 72
Studio Brussels (Belgium) - The 500 Greatest Albums of All Time, Nominations (2015) No Order
Sounds (Germany) - Top 50 Albums of the 2000s (2009) 9
Gilles Verlant (France) - 300+ Best Albums in the History of Rock (2013) No Order
Jenesaispop (Spain) - Top 100 Albums of the 2000s (2010) 65
Ratings
All Music Guide (USA) - Album Ratings 1-5 Stars 4.5 Stars
Robert Christgau (USA) - Consumer Guide Album Grade B+
Rolling Stone Album Guide, Ratings 1-5 Stars (USA, 2004) 3.5 Stars
Metacritic (Metascore 0-100, Weighted Average of Reviews from USA and UK) 91
Music Story (France) - Album Ratings 1-5 Stars 3.5 Stars
Piero Scaruffi, Italy (www.scaruffi.com), Album Ratings (Scale 1 to 10) 6.5
End of Year Lists
All Music Guide (USA) - Album of the Year No Order
Amazon.com (USA) - Albums of the Year 48
Blender (USA) - Albums of the Year 8
Cokemachineglow.com (Canada) - Albums of the Year 16
Eye Weekly Canadian Critics Poll - Albums of the Year 5
Eye Weekly Writers (Canada) - Albums of the Year 18
Junkmedia (USA) - Albums of the Year 2
Pitchfork (USA) - Albums of the Year 3
PopMatters (USA) - Albums of the Year 7
Prefix (USA) - Albums of the Year 2
Rolling Stone (USA) - Albums of the Year No Order
Shortlist Prize Nominees 2001-2007 (USA) Nominee
Spin (USA) - Albums of the Year 7
Stylus (USA) - Albums of the Year 5
Village Voice (USA) - Albums of the Year 7
Washington City Paper (USA) - Albums of the Year 12
woxy.com (USA) - Albums of the Year 47
Hot Press (Ireland) - Albums of the Year 3
Mojo (UK) - Albums of the Year 18
NME (UK) - Albums of the Year 3
No Ripcord (UK) - Albums of the Year 22
Planet Sound (UK) - Albums of the Year 11
Playlouder (UK) - Albums of the Year 5
Q (UK) - Albums of the Year 1
Rough Trade (UK) - Albums of the Year 28
The Mercury Prize Nominees 1992-2003 (UK) Nominee
The Observer (UK) - Albums of the Year 1
The Wire (UK) - Albums of the Year No Order
Uncut (UK) - Albums of the Year 7
Drowned in Sound (UK) - Albums of the Year 18
Dagsavisen (Norway) - Albums of the Year 12
Gaffa (Denmark) - Albums of the Year 15
Nöjesguiden (Sweden) - Albums of the Year 24
Panorama (Norway) - Albums of the Year 21
Rumba (Finland) - Albums of the Year 8
HUMO (Belgium) - Albums of the Year 4
OOR (Netherlands) - Albums of the Year 16
Eins Live (Germany) - Albums of the Year 3
Intro (Germany) - Albums of the Year 4
Laut (Germany) - Albums of the Year 9
Musikexpress/Sounds (Germany) - Albums of the Year 12
Rolling Stone (Germany) - Albums of the Year 13
Spex (Germany) - Albums of the Year 4
Visions (Germany) - Albums of the Year 41
Zundfunk (Germany) - Albums of the Year 4
Les Inrockuptibles (France) - Albums of the Year 2
Popnews (France) - Albums of the Year 29
Blitz (Portugal) - Albums of the Year 8
GO-MAG (Spain) - Albums of the Year 13
Mondo Sonoro (Spain) - Albums of the Year 30
Musica (Italy) - Albums of the Year 1
B92 (Serbia) - Albums of the Year 37
Monitor (Croatia) - Albums of the Year 2
Popboks (Serbia) - Albums of the Year 10