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The Best Music of 2005 Countdown

All Songs Considered host Bob Boilen counts down listener picks for the ten best CDs of 2005, with NPR music reviewers Will Hermes, Tom Moon and Meredith Ochs. They also share some of their own favorites from the year and take calls from listeners. This program was originally a live webcast on on Dec. 16, 2005.

Below are the top ten CDs of 2005 chosen in our online poll, with select comments from the listeners who love them.

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