The Best CDs of 2003: Listeners' Picks

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The mail poured in from listeners telling us their picks for 2003's best CDs. There were a few ties and a number of albums we'd never heard of before. But in the end there were some clear winners. Below you'll find the ten most popular.

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The Best CDs of 2003: Listeners' Picks

Elephant

Seven Nation Army

  • Artist: The White Stripes
  • Album: Elephant
  • Song: Seven Nation Army

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Seven Nation Army
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Elephant
Artist
The White Stripes
Label
V2

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Speakerboxxx / The Love Below

Hey Ya!

  • Artist: OutKast
  • Album: Speakerboxxx/The Love Below
  • Song: Hey Ya!

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Hey Ya!
Album
Speakerboxxx / The Love Below
Artist
Outkast
Label
Laface

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Soft Spot

All Green

  • Artist: Clem Snide
  • Album: Soft Spot
  • Song: All Green

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All Green
Album
Soft Spot
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Clem Snide
Label
Fargo

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Hail to the Thief

Sit Down Stand Up

  • Artist: Radiohead
  • Album: Hail to the Thief
  • Song: Sit Down Stand Up

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Sit Down Stand Up
Album
Hail to the Thief
Artist
Radiohead
Label
Capitol

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Welcome Interstate Managers

Mexican Wine

  • Artist: Fountains of Wayne
  • Album: Welcome Interstate Managers
  • Song: Mexican Wine

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Mexican Wine
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Welcome Interstate Managers
Artist
Fountains of Wayne
Label
S-Curve/Virgin

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Rainy Day Music

Save It for a Rainy Day

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  • Album:
  • Song: Save It for a Rainy Day

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Save It for a Rainy Day
Album
Rainy Day Music
Artist
The Jayhawks

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Bare

Wonderful

  • Artist: Annie Lennox
  • Album: Bare
  • Song: Wonderful

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Wonderful
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Bare
Artist
Annie Lennox
Label
J-Records

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Chutes Too Narrow

Those To Come

  • Artist: The Shins
  • Album: Chutes Too Narrow
  • Song: Those To Come

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Those To Come
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Chutes Too Narrow
Artist
The Shins
Label
Sub Pop

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Dear Catastrophe Waitress

Step into My Office, Baby

  • Artist: Belle and Sebastian
  • Album: Dear Catastrophe Waitress
  • Song: Step into My Office, Baby

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Step into My Office, Baby
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Dear Catastrophe Waitress
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Belle and Sebastian

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Fate's Right Hand

Fate's Right Hand

  • Artist: Rodney Crowell
  • Album: Fate's Right Hand
  • Song: Fate's Right Hand

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Fate's Right Hand
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Rodney Crowell
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DMZ/Epic

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