Konono No. 1
Congotronics


Parent genres: African Music, Regional Music



Best of All-time Lists, Best of Decade Lists, etc.
Tom Moon (USA) - 1000 Recordings to Hear Before You Die (2008) Main entry
eMusic (USA) - Top 100 Albums of the 2000s (2009) 54
The Guardian (UK) - 1000 Albums to Hear Before You Die (2007) No Order
The Guardian (UK) - Top 50 Albums of the 2000s (2009) 38
The Observer (UK) - 50 Essential World Music CDs (2008) 1
Les Inrockuptibles (France) - Top 100 Albums of the 2000s (2010) 80
Rock de Lux (Spain) - The 300 (+200) Best Albums from 1984-2014 (2014) 240
Rock de Lux (Spain) - Top 100 International Albums of the 2000s (2009) 73
Ratings
All Music Guide (USA) - Album Ratings 1-5 Stars 4.5 Stars
Robert Christgau (USA) - Consumer Guide Album Grade **
Metacritic (Metascore 0-100, Weighted Average of Reviews from USA and UK) 87
Music Story (France) - Album Ratings 1-5 Stars 4 Stars
End of Year Lists
Pitchfork (USA) - Albums of the Year 31
Village Voice (USA) - Albums of the Year 24
Washington City Paper (USA) - Albums of the Year 1
Mojo (UK) - Albums of the Year 22
Observer (UK) - Albums of the Year 34
The Wire (UK) - Albums of the Year No Order
fRoots (UK) - Albums of the Year 5
Helsingin Sanomat (Finland) - Albums of the Year No Order


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2004
Bon Iver
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2007
Johnny Cash
American III: Solitary Man
2000
Ry Cooder
Chavez Ravine
2005
El-P
Fantastic Damage
2002
Gotan Project
La revancha del tango
2001
Salif Keita
Moffou
2002
Taraf de Haidouks
Band of Gypsies
2001
Robert Wyatt
Comicopera
2007


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