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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. Snow Patrol - A Hundred Million Suns

Snow Patrol - A Hundred Million Suns
October 24, 2008
Pop Rock
9
iTunes
Amazon
Spotify
Rdio



2. Lambchop - OH (Ohio)

Lambchop - OH (Ohio)
October 7, 2008
Alt-Country
9
iTunes
Amazon
Spotify
Rdio



3. The Foreign Exchange - Leave It All Behind

The Foreign Exchange - Leave It All Behind
October 7, 2008
Neo-Soul
9
iTunes
Amazon
Spotify
Rdio



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

Bob Dylan - The Bootleg Series Vol. 8: Tell Tale Signs
October 7, 2008
Folk
9
iTunes
Amazon
Spotify
Rdio



5. TV on the Radio - Dear Science,

TV on the Radio - Dear Science,
September 22, 2008
Experimental Rock
9
iTunes
Amazon
Spotify
Rdio



6. Okkervil River - The Stand Ins

Okkervil River - The Stand Ins
September 9, 2008
Indie Rock
9
iTunes
Amazon
Spotify
Rdio



7. Shugo Tokumaru - Exit

Shugo Tokumaru - Exit
September 2, 2008
Indie Pop
9
Amazon
Spotify
Rdio



8. Maiysha - This Much Is True

Maiysha - This Much Is True
August 26, 2008
Soul
9
Amazon
Spotify
Rdio



9. Randy Newman - Harps and Angels

Randy Newman - Harps and Angels
August 5, 2008
Rock
9
iTunes
Amazon
Spotify
Rdio



10. Wire - Object 47

Wire - Object 47
July 15, 2008
Punk Rock
9
Amazon
Spotify
Rdio



11. The Bug - London Zoo

The Bug - London Zoo
July 7, 2008
Dancehall
9
Amazon
Spotify
Rdio



12. Nas - Untitled

Nas - Untitled
July 1, 2008
Hip Hop
9
Amazon
Spotify
Rdio



13. Hercules and Love Affair - Hercules And Love Affair

Hercules and Love Affair - Hercules And Love Affair
June 24, 2008
Electronic
9
iTunes
Amazon
Spotify
Rdio



14. Alejandro Escovedo - Real Animal

Alejandro Escovedo - Real Animal
June 24, 2008
Alt-Country
9
Amazon
Spotify
Rdio



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

Martha Wainwright - I Know You're Married But I've Got Feelings Too
June 10, 2008
Folk
9
iTunes
Amazon
Spotify
Rdio



16. Opeth - Watershed

Opeth - Watershed
June 3, 2008
9
Amazon
Spotify
Rdio



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

Harvey Milk - Life... The Best Game In Town
June 3, 2008
Sludge Metal
9
iTunes
Amazon
Spotify
Rdio



18. Shearwater - Rook

Shearwater - Rook
June 3, 2008
Folk
9
iTunes
Amazon
Spotify
Rdio



19. Al Green - Lay It Down

Al Green - Lay It Down
May 27, 2008
Soul
9
iTunes
Amazon
Spotify
Rdio



20. No Age - Nouns

No Age - Nouns
May 8, 2008
Indie Rock
9
iTunes
Amazon
Spotify
Rdio



21. Santigold - Santigold

Santigold - Santigold
April 29, 2008
Electropop
9
iTunes
Amazon
Spotify
Rdio



22. Portishead - Third

Portishead - Third
April 28, 2008
Trip Hop
9
iTunes
Amazon
Spotify
Rdio



23. Titus Andronicus - The Airing of Grievances

Titus Andronicus - The Airing of Grievances
April 14, 2008
Indie Rock
9
iTunes
Amazon
Spotify
Rdio



24. Nick Cave & The Bad Seeds - Dig!!! Lazarus Dig!!!

Nick Cave & The Bad Seeds - Dig!!! Lazarus Dig!!!
April 8, 2008
Alternative Rock
9
iTunes
Amazon
Spotify
Rdio



25. Gnarls Barkley - The Odd Couple

Gnarls Barkley - The Odd Couple
March 18, 2008
Funk
9
iTunes
Amazon
Spotify
Rdio



NOTE: This is not a year end list. This list is ordered by the ratings PopMatters awarded albums throughout 2008.


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