Rolling Stone's Highest Rated Albums of 2005

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This is an ordered list of Rolling Stone's highest rated albums of 2005. Check out Rolling Stone's Year End List.

1. Kanye West - Late Registration

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Kanye West - Late Registration
August 30, 2005
Hip Hop
Score
100

2. The Rolling Stones - A Bigger Bang

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The Rolling Stones - A Bigger Bang
September 5, 2005
Rock
Score
90

3. Bob Dylan - The Bootleg Series Vol. 7: No Direction Home: the Soundtrack

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Bob Dylan - The Bootleg Series Vol. 7: No Direction Home: the Soundtrack
August 30, 2005
Singer-Songwriter
Score
90

4. The White Stripes - Get Behind Me Satan

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The White Stripes - Get Behind Me Satan
June 7, 2005
Garage Rock
Score
90

5. Bruce Springsteen - Devils & Dust

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Bruce Springsteen - Devils & Dust
April 26, 2005
Singer-Songwriter
Score
90

6. Mary J. Blige - The Breakthrough

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Mary J. Blige - The Breakthrough
December 20, 2005
R&B
Score
80

7. Eminem - Curtain Call: The Hits

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Eminem - Curtain Call: The Hits
December 6, 2005
Hip Hop
Score
80

8. The Rolling Stones - Rarities 1971–2003

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The Rolling Stones - Rarities 1971–2003
November 21, 2005
Score
80

9. Neil Diamond - 12 Songs

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Neil Diamond - 12 Songs
November 8, 2005
Singer-Songwriter
Score
80

10. Kate Bush - Aerial

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Kate Bush - Aerial
November 7, 2005
Singer-Songwriter
Score
80

11. Fiona Apple - Extraordinary Machine

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Fiona Apple - Extraordinary Machine
October 4, 2005
Singer-Songwriter
Score
80

12. Living Things - Ahead of the Lions

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Living Things - Ahead of the Lions
October 4, 2005
Glam Rock
Score
80

13. My Morning Jacket - Z

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My Morning Jacket - Z
October 4, 2005
Indie Rock
Score
80

14. Paul McCartney - Chaos and Creation in the Backyard

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Paul McCartney - Chaos and Creation in the Backyard
September 12, 2005
Singer-Songwriter
Score
80

15. Sufjan Stevens - Illinois

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Sufjan Stevens - Illinois
July 5, 2005
Chamber Pop
Score
80

16. Sleater-Kinney - The Woods

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Sleater-Kinney - The Woods
May 24, 2005
Indie Rock
Score
80

17. Common - Be

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Common - Be
May 24, 2005
Hip Hop
Score
80

18. Belle & Sebastian - Push Barman to Open Old Wounds

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Belle & Sebastian - Push Barman to Open Old Wounds
May 24, 2005
Indie Pop
Score
80

19. Weezer - Make Believe

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Weezer - Make Believe
May 10, 2005
Alternative Rock
Score
80

20. The Raveonettes - Pretty in Black

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The Raveonettes - Pretty in Black
May 3, 2005
Indie Rock
Score
80

21. New Order - Waiting for the Sirens' Call

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New Order - Waiting for the Sirens' Call
April 26, 2005
Alternative Rock
Score
80

22. Z-Trip - Shifting Gears

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Z-Trip - Shifting Gears
April 19, 2005
Score
80

23. Beck - Guero

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Beck - Guero
March 29, 2005
Alternative Rock
Score
80

24. Bloc Party - Silent Alarm

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Bloc Party - Silent Alarm
March 22, 2005
Indie Rock
Score
80

25. M.I.A. - Arular

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M.I.A. - Arular
March 22, 2005
Electropop
Score
80
NOTE: This is not a year end list. This list is ordered by the ratings Rolling Stone awarded albums throughout 2005.


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