NME's Highest Rated Albums of 2009

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This is an ordered list of NME's highest rated albums of 2009. Check out NME's Year End List.

1. Spinal Tap - Back from the Dead

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Spinal Tap - Back from the Dead
June 23, 2009
Score
100

2. Noah and The Whale - The First Days Of Spring

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Noah and The Whale - The First Days Of Spring
October 6, 2009
Indie Folk
Score
90

3. La Roux - La Roux

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La Roux - La Roux
September 29, 2009
Electropop
Score
90

4. Girls - Album

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Girls - Album
September 22, 2009
Indie Pop
Score
90

5. The Hidden Cameras - Origin: Orphan

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The Hidden Cameras - Origin: Orphan
September 22, 2009
Indie Pop
Score
90

6. Brand New - Daisy

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Brand New - Daisy
September 22, 2009
Alternative Rock
Score
90

7. Wild Beasts - Two Dancers

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Wild Beasts - Two Dancers
September 8, 2009
Indie Rock
Score
90

8. Bowerbirds - Upper Air

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Bowerbirds - Upper Air
July 7, 2009
Indie Folk
Score
90

9. The Horrors - Primary Colours

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The Horrors - Primary Colours
May 5, 2009
Post-Punk
Score
90

10. Patrick Watson - Wooden Arms

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Patrick Watson - Wooden Arms
May 5, 2009
Singer-Songwriter
Score
90

11. Camera Obscura - My Maudlin Career

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Camera Obscura - My Maudlin Career
April 21, 2009
Indie Pop
Score
90

12. Martyn - Great Lengths

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Martyn - Great Lengths
April 20, 2009
Score
90

13. Silversun Pickups - Swoon

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Silversun Pickups - Swoon
April 14, 2009
Alternative Rock
Score
90

14. Bonnie 'Prince' Billy - Beware

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Bonnie 'Prince' Billy - Beware
March 17, 2009
Folk
Score
90

15. Glasvegas - Glasvegas

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Glasvegas - Glasvegas
January 6, 2009
Indie Rock
Score
90

16. Animal Collective - Fall Be Kind

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Animal Collective - Fall Be Kind
December 15, 2009
Experimental
Score
80

17. Lady Gaga - The Fame Monster

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Lady Gaga - The Fame Monster
November 23, 2009
Pop
Score
80

18. Annie - Don't Stop

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Annie - Don't Stop
November 17, 2009
Electropop
Score
80

19. Ben Frost - By The Throat

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Ben Frost - By The Throat
November 10, 2009
Dark Ambient
Score
80

20. Biffy Clyro - Only Revolutions

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Biffy Clyro - Only Revolutions
November 9, 2009
Alternative Rock
Score
80

21. Julian Casablancas - Phrazes for the Young

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Julian Casablancas - Phrazes for the Young
November 3, 2009
Synthpop
Score
80

22. Cate Le Bon - Me Oh My

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Cate Le Bon - Me Oh My
October 27, 2009
Singer-Songwriter
Score
80

23. Atlas Sound - Logos

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Atlas Sound - Logos
October 20, 2009
Experimental
Score
80

24. Flight of the Conchords - I Told You I Was Freaky

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Flight of the Conchords - I Told You I Was Freaky
October 20, 2009
Comedy
Score
80

25. Fuck Buttons - Tarot Sport

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Fuck Buttons - Tarot Sport
October 20, 2009
Electronic
Score
80
NOTE: This is not a year end list. This list is ordered by the ratings NME awarded albums throughout 2009.


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