1. Ludacris, Red Light District (Def Jam)
2. Green Day, American Idiot (Warner Bros.)
3. Gwen Stefani, Love, Angel, Music, Baby (Interscope)
4. Nas, Street's Disciple (Sony)
5. Arcade Fire, Funeral (Merge)
6. Elliott Smith, From a Basement on the Hill (Anti)
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7. Handsome Boy Modeling School, White People (Elektra)
8. Killers, Hot Fuss (Island)
9. U2, How to Dismantle an Atomic Bomb (Interscope)
10. K-Os, Joyful Rebellion (Astralwerks)