Top Music Picks for 2005 What were the best CDs and songs of 2005? NPR reviewers and listeners share some of their favorite artists and albums from the past year, including the Malian folk-rock of Amadou and Mariam, rapper Kanye West and the ethereal Icelandic group Sigur Ros.

The Best CDs You Didn't Hear This Year

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Music 2005: Ken Tucker's Top 10

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The Best New Music of 2005: Sarah Bardeen

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