NME's 50 Best Albums of 2009

NME's 50 Best Albums of 2009

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48. Atlas Sound - Logos

October 20, 2009
Critic Score
79
19 reviews

44. Oneida - Rated O

Oneida - Rated O
July 7, 2009
Critic Score
70
14 reviews

40. Crystal Stilts - Alight of Night

Crystal Stilts - Alight of Night
October 28, 2008
Critic Score
70
10 reviews

36. The Drums - Summertime!

The Drums - Summertime!
September 11, 2009
Critic Score
75
8 reviews

33. Jay-Z - The Blueprint 3

September 8, 2009
Critic Score
65
24 reviews

21. HEALTH - Get Color

September 8, 2009
Critic Score
77
17 reviews

17. Girls - Album

September 22, 2009
Critic Score
84
19 reviews

16. Mumford & Sons - Sigh No More

February 16, 2010
Critic Score
66
16 reviews

13. La Roux - La Roux

September 29, 2009
Critic Score
77
13 reviews

9. Fever Ray - Fever Ray

January 12, 2009
Critic Score
83
18 reviews

5. Animal Collective - Merriweather Post Pavilion

January 20, 2009
Critic Score
92
28 reviews

‘Merriweather Post Pavilion’ is a crate-digging, blog-reading, lost treasure-unearthing music nerd’s world of influences distilled into something that anyone, people who don’t even know what a blog is, can get immediately, and keep on getting at different levels.

2. The xx - xx

October 6, 2009
Critic Score
86
19 reviews

It’s strange that such a traditional set-up (drums, bass, keys, guitars, voices) has resulted in one of 2009’s most unique debuts.

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