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2009 Music End of The Year Summary

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These numbers are obtained from the 19 lists found along the right side of this page.

Band / Artist 1st Place 2nd Place 3rd Place Top 10 Top 25 Other Points
1. Animal Collective - Merriweather Post Pavilion 11 2 1 4 1 0 155
2. Grizzly Bear - Veckatimest 1 5 0 6 7 0 101
3. Phoenix - Wolfgang Amadeus Phoenix 2 0 5 8 1 2 95
4. Yeah Yeah Yeahs - It's Blitz! 0 2 3 5 8 0 83
5. Dirty Projectors - Bitte Orca 0 2 2 5 7 3 77
6. The xx - xx

The xx

xx

87
critic score (14)
0 1 2 4 5 2 57
7. Neko Case - Middle Cyclone 1 0 0 6 4 2 54
8. Fuck Buttons - Tarot Sport 0 1 0 4 3 3 40
9. Girls - Album

Girls

Album

82
critic score (12)
0 0 0 5 4 3 40
10. Fever Ray - Fever Ray 0 0 0 4 6 1 39
Band / Artist 1st Place 2nd Place 3rd Place Top 10 Top 25 Other Points
11. The Avett Brothers - I and Love and You 1 0 2 2 1 1 36
12. Bat For Lashes - Two Suns 0 0 0 2 8 2 36
13. St. Vincent - Actor 0 1 0 1 6 4 35
14. The Horrors - Primary Colours 1 0 0 2 4 2 34
15. Wilco - Wilco (The Album) 0 0 0 2 7 3 34
16. The Flaming Lips - Embryonic 0 0 0 3 5 3 33
17. Raekwon - Only Built 4 Cuban Linx... Pt. II 0 0 0 3 5 2 32
18. Wild Beasts - Two Dancers 0 0 0 5 1 3 31
19. The Antlers - Hospice 0 0 0 3 4 3 30
20. Passion Pit - Manners 0 1 0 1 4 3 28
Band / Artist 1st Place 2nd Place 3rd Place Top 10 Top 25 Other Points
21. Florence + The Machine - Lungs 0 1 0 2 2 2 26
22. Japandroids - Post-Nothing 0 0 1 1 4 2 25
23. The Decemberists - The Hazards of Love 0 0 0 3 3 1 25
24. The Pains of Being Pure at Heart - The Pains of Being Pure at Heart 0 0 0 2 4 1 23
25. Camera Obscura - My Maudlin Career 0 0 0 1 5 3 23
26. Mos Def - The Ecstatic 0 0 0 1 3 8 22
27. Arctic Monkeys - Humbug 0 0 0 1 5 2 22
28. Mastodon - Crack The Skye 0 0 0 1 4 4 21
29. Bill Callahan - Sometimes I Wish We Were An Eagle 0 1 0 0 3 3 20
30. Manic Street Preachers - Journal For Plague Lovers 0 0 0 2 3 0 19
Band / Artist 1st Place 2nd Place 3rd Place Top 10 Top 25 Other Points
31. Sunset Rubdown - Dragonslayer 0 0 0 1 4 2 19
32. U2 - No Line on the Horizon 1 0 0 1 0 3 18
33. Sunn O))) - Monoliths and Dimensions 0 0 1 0 3 3 18
34. Kasabian - West Ryder Pauper Lunatic Asylum 1 0 0 0 2 1 17
35. Jay Z - The Blueprint 3 0 0 0 2 1 4 17
36. Bob Dylan - Together Through Life 0 0 0 2 1 3 16
37. The Big Pink - A Brief History of Love 0 0 0 2 2 0 16
38. The Low Anthem - Oh My God, Charlie Darwin 0 0 0 1 3 2 16
39. Sonic Youth - The Eternal 0 0 0 1 2 5 16
40. Various Artists - Dark Was The Night 0 0 0 0 5 1 16
Band / Artist 1st Place 2nd Place 3rd Place Top 10 Top 25 Other Points
41. Antony and the Johnsons - The Crying Light 0 0 0 0 3 7 16
42. Monsters of Folk - Monsters of Folk 0 0 0 0 5 1 16
43. The Dead Weather - Horehound 0 0 0 2 0 5 15
44. Andrew Bird - Noble Beast 0 0 0 2 1 2 15
45. Atlas Sound - Logos 0 0 0 1 2 3 14
46. Lily Allen - It's Not Me, It's You 0 0 0 1 2 2 13
47. Mount Eerie - Wind's Poem 0 0 0 1 2 1 12
48. Future of the Left - Travels with Myself and Another 0 0 0 0 4 0 12
49. Bruce Springsteen - Working on a Dream 0 1 0 0 0 3 11
50. The Thermals - Now We Can See 0 0 0 1 2 0 11

Honorable Mention:
Super Furry Animals - Dark Days / Light Years (10), Richard Hawley - Truelove's Gutter (10), The Mountain Goats - The Life of the World to Come (10), Green Day - 21st Century Breakdown (10), Dan Deacon - Bromst (10), Metric - Fantasies (10), Jamie T - Kings & Queens (9), Muse - The Resistance (9), Micachu and the Shapes - Jewellery (9), Doves - Kingdom of Rust (9), JJ - jj n° 2 (8), Paramore - Brand New Eyes (8), Tinariwen - Imidiwan: Companions (8), Drake - So Far Gone (8), Jim O'Rourke - The Visitor (8), Dinosaur Jr. - Farm (8), Madness - The Liberty Of Norton Folgate (7), K'Naan - Troubadour (7), Julian Casablancas - Phrazes for the Young (7), Röyksopp - Junior (7), Pearl Jam - Backspacer (7), DOOM - Born Like This (7), Lady Gaga - The Fame Monster (7), Brother Ali - Us (6), Bon Iver - Blood Bank EP (6), Kurt Vile - Childish Prodigy (6), Converge - Axe To Fall (6), Memory Tapes - Seek Magic (6), The Very Best - Warm Heart of Africa (6), HEALTH - Get Color (6), Discovery - LP (6), The Swell Season - Strict Joy (6), La Roux - La Roux (6), Amadou & Mariam - Welcome to Mali (6), The Phantom Band - Checkmate Savage (6), Franz Ferdinand - Tonight: Franz Ferdinand (5), Jay Reatard - Watch Me Fall (5), Noah and The Whale - The First Days Of Spring (5), Thao & the Get Down Stay Down - Know Better Learn Faster (5), Empire of The Sun - Walking On A Dream (5), PJ Harvey and John Parish - A Woman A Man Walked By (5), Real Estate - Real Estate (5), Neon Indian - Psychic Chasms (5), Alela Diane - To Be Still (4), Tegan and Sara - Sainthood (4), Yusuf - Roadsinger (To Warm You Through The Night) (4), The Prodigy - Invaders Must Die (4), The Cribs - Ignore the Ignorant (4), Regina Spektor - Far (4), The Maccabees - Wall of Arms (4)

How Points are Measured
1st Place = 10 points
2nd Place = 8 points
3rd place = 6 points
Top 10 = 5 points
Top 25 = 3 points
Other = 1 points


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