PopMatters's Highest Rated Albums of 2008

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This is an ordered list of PopMatters's highest rated albums of 2008. Check out PopMatters's Year End List.

1. The Smiths - The Sound of The Smiths

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The Smiths - The Sound of The Smiths
November 10, 2008
Alternative Rock
Score
90

2. Snow Patrol - A Hundred Million Suns

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Snow Patrol - A Hundred Million Suns
October 24, 2008
Pop Rock
Score
90

3. The Foreign Exchange - Leave It All Behind

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The Foreign Exchange - Leave It All Behind
October 7, 2008
Neo-Soul
Score
90

4. Bob Dylan - The Bootleg Series Vol. 8: Tell Tale Signs

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Bob Dylan - The Bootleg Series Vol. 8: Tell Tale Signs
October 7, 2008
Folk
Score
90

5. Lambchop - OH (Ohio)

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Lambchop - OH (Ohio)
October 7, 2008
Alt-Country
Score
90

6. Nina Simone - To Be Free: The Nina Simone Story

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Nina Simone - To Be Free: The Nina Simone Story
September 30, 2008
Score
90

7. TV on the Radio - Dear Science

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TV on the Radio - Dear Science
September 22, 2008
Experimental Rock
Score
90

8. Okkervil River - The Stand Ins

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Okkervil River - The Stand Ins
September 9, 2008
Indie Rock
Score
90

9. Shugo Tokumaru - Exit

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Shugo Tokumaru - Exit
September 2, 2008
Indie Pop
Score
90

10. Maiysha - This Much Is True

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Maiysha - This Much Is True
August 26, 2008
Soul
Score
90

11. Aaron Parks - Invisible Cinema

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Aaron Parks - Invisible Cinema
August 19, 2008
Score
90

12. Randy Newman - Harps and Angels

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Randy Newman - Harps and Angels
August 5, 2008
Rock
Score
90

13. PAS/CAL - I Was Raised on Matthew, Mark, Luke & Laura

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PAS/CAL - I Was Raised on Matthew, Mark, Luke & Laura
July 22, 2008
Score
90

14. Wire - Object 47

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Wire - Object 47
July 15, 2008
Punk Rock
Score
90

15. The Bug - London Zoo

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The Bug - London Zoo
July 7, 2008
Dancehall
Score
90

16. Nas - Untitled

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Nas - Untitled
July 1, 2008
Hip Hop
Score
90

17. Alejandro Escovedo - Real Animal

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Alejandro Escovedo - Real Animal
June 24, 2008
Alt-Country
Score
90

18. Hercules and Love Affair - Hercules And Love Affair

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Hercules and Love Affair - Hercules And Love Affair
June 24, 2008
Electronic
Score
90

19. Martha Wainwright - I Know You're Married But I've Got Feelings Too

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Martha Wainwright - I Know You're Married But I've Got Feelings Too
June 10, 2008
Folk
Score
90

20. Opeth - Watershed

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Opeth - Watershed
June 3, 2008
Progressive Metal
Score
90

21. Shearwater - Rook

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Shearwater - Rook
June 3, 2008
Folk
Score
90

22. Harvey Milk - Life... The Best Game In Town

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Harvey Milk - Life... The Best Game In Town
June 3, 2008
Sludge Metal
Score
90

23. Al Green - Lay It Down

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Al Green - Lay It Down
May 27, 2008
Soul
Score
90

24. Rokia Traoré - Tchamantché

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Rokia Traoré - Tchamantché
May 19, 2008
Score
90

25. No Age - Nouns

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No Age - Nouns
May 8, 2008
Indie Rock
Score
90
NOTE: This is not a year end list. This list is ordered by the ratings PopMatters awarded albums throughout 2008.


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