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Best of All-time Lists, Best of Decade Lists, etc.
Tom Moon (USA) - 1000 Recordings to Hear Before You Die (2008) Next stop
GQ (UK) - The 100 Coolest Albums in the World Right Now! (2005) 65
Rock's Back Pages (UK) - Top 176 Albums of the 2000s (2009) 117.5
Songlines (UK) - 50 Essential African Albums (2004) 13
FNAC (France) - The 1000 Best Albums of All Time (2008) 663
Ratings
All Music Guide (USA) - Album Ratings 1-5 Stars 4 Stars
Robert Christgau (USA) - Consumer Guide Album Grade A-
Music Story (France) - Album Ratings 1-5 Stars 4 Stars
End of Year Lists
Washington City Paper (USA) - Albums of the Year 25
Mojo (UK) - Albums of the Year 33
The Observer (UK) - Albums of the Year 7
fRoots (UK) - Albums of the Year 2