"So happy together"

- The Turtles
 

Cocteau Twins United Kingdom 

The best album by Cocteau Twins is Heaven Or Las Vegas which is ranked number 359 in the overall greatest album chart with a total rank score of 6,146.

Cocteau Twins is ranked number 161 in the overall artist rankings with a total rank score of 16,401.

Members who like this artist also like: The Smiths, Joy Division and Pixies.

Cocteau Twins official website: http://www.cocteautwins.com

Listen to Cocteau Twins on YouTube

Loading content from YouTube...

Cocteau Twins best albums

The following albums by Cocteau Twins are ranked highest in the greatest album charts:

Sort byOverall Rank | Number of Charts | Average Rating | Number of Ratings | Release Date | Title
RankAlbumArtist
1.

Heaven Or Las VegasUnited Kingdom Cocteau Twins
Year of Release:1990Appears in:308 charts
Rank in 1990:2Rank Score:6,174
Rank in 1990s69Overall Rank:356
Average Rating:  81/100 (339 votes)
Comments: 30 comments
Buy album United States Amazon   Amazon MP3   eBay   iTunes   Use the iTunes, Amazon or eBay buttons to safely buy this item from one of the world's top online stores.
2.

TreasureUnited Kingdom Cocteau Twins
Year of Release:1984Appears in:306 charts
Rank in 1984:9Rank Score:5,541
Rank in 1980s52Overall Rank:397
Average Rating:  81/100 (359 votes)
Comments: 25 comments
Buy album United States Amazon   Amazon MP3   eBay   iTunes   Use the iTunes, Amazon or eBay buttons to safely buy this item from one of the world's top online stores.
3.

Head Over HeelsUnited Kingdom Cocteau Twins
Year of Release:1983Appears in:108 charts
Rank in 1983:24Rank Score:1,158
Rank in 1980s258Overall Rank:1,581
Average Rating:  77/100 (129 votes)
Comments: 10 comments
Buy album United States Amazon   Amazon MP3   eBay   iTunes   Use the iTunes, Amazon or eBay buttons to safely buy this item from one of the world's top online stores.
4.

Blue Bell KnollUnited Kingdom Cocteau Twins
Year of Release:1988Appears in:96 charts
Rank in 1988:29Rank Score:1,003
Rank in 1980s289Overall Rank:1,784
Average Rating:  78/100 (114 votes)
Comments: 6 comments
Buy album United States Amazon   Amazon MP3   eBay   iTunes   Use the iTunes, Amazon or eBay buttons to safely buy this item from one of the world's top online stores.
5.

VictorialandUnited Kingdom Cocteau Twins
Year of Release:1986Appears in:73 charts
Rank in 1986:25Rank Score:966
Rank in 1980s302Overall Rank:1,843
Average Rating:  77/100 (105 votes)
Comments: 2 comments
Buy album United States Amazon   Amazon MP3   eBay   iTunes   Use the iTunes, Amazon or eBay buttons to safely buy this item from one of the world's top online stores.
6.

GarlandsUnited Kingdom Cocteau Twins
Year of Release:1982Appears in:55 charts
Rank in 1982:50Rank Score:542
Rank in 1980s473Overall Rank:2,927
Average Rating:  74/100 (85 votes)
Comments: 4 comments
Buy album United States Amazon   Amazon MP3   eBay   iTunes   Use the iTunes, Amazon or eBay buttons to safely buy this item from one of the world's top online stores.
7.

Four-Calendar CaféUnited Kingdom Cocteau Twins
Year of Release:1993Appears in:40 charts
Rank in 1993:80Rank Score:396
Rank in 1990s756Overall Rank:3,714
Average Rating:  75/100 (55 votes)
Comments: 3 comments
Buy album United States Amazon   Amazon MP3   eBay   iTunes   Use the iTunes, Amazon or eBay buttons to safely buy this item from one of the world's top online stores.
8.

Milk & KissesUnited Kingdom Cocteau Twins
Year of Release:1996Appears in:30 charts
Rank in 1996:111Rank Score:292
Rank in 1990s953Overall Rank:4,705
Average Rating:  71/100 (46 votes)
Comments: 3 comments
Buy album United States Amazon   Amazon MP3   eBay   iTunes   Use the iTunes, Amazon or eBay buttons to safely buy this item from one of the world's top online stores.
9.

The Pink Opaque
Compilation
United Kingdom Cocteau Twins
Year of Release:1985Appears in:19 charts
Rank in 1985:84Rank Score:200
Rank in 1980s987Overall Rank:6,290
Average Rating:  76/100 (37 votes)
Comments: 2 comments
Buy album United States Amazon   Amazon MP3   eBay   iTunes   Use the iTunes, Amazon or eBay buttons to safely buy this item from one of the world's top online stores.
10.

Stars And Topsoil
Compilation
United Kingdom Cocteau Twins
Year of Release:2000Appears in:6 charts
Rank in 2000:270Rank Score:93
Rank in 2000s3,096Overall Rank:11,794
Average Rating:  72/100 (17 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
Buy album United States Amazon   Amazon MP3   eBay   iTunes   Use the iTunes, Amazon or eBay buttons to safely buy this item from one of the world's top online stores.
Overall band rank: 161

This may not be a complete discography for Cocteau Twins. This listing only shows those albums by this artist that appear in at least one chart on this site. If an album is 'missing' that you think deserves to be here, you can include it in your own chart from the My Charts page!

Cocteau Twins best tracks

#TrackRating
1.Heaven Or Las Vegas
(from the album Heaven Or Las Vegas)
 87/100 (92 votes)
Comments: 1 comment
Amazon MP3
iTunes
2.Cherry-Coloured Funk
(from the album Heaven Or Las Vegas)
 86/100 (72 votes)
Comments: 4 comments
Amazon MP3
iTunes
3.Iceblink Luck
(from the album Heaven Or Las Vegas)
 85/100 (77 votes)
Comments: 3 comments
Amazon MP3
iTunes
4.Frou-Frou Foxes In Midsummer Fires
(from the album Heaven Or Las Vegas)
 85/100 (60 votes)
Comments: 1 comment
Amazon MP3
iTunes
5.Lorelei
(from the album Treasure)
 85/100 (73 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
Amazon MP3
iTunes
6.Donimo
(from the album Treasure)
 85/100 (54 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
Amazon MP3
iTunes
7.Musette And Drums
(from the album Head Over Heels)
 84/100 (27 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
Amazon MP3
iTunes
8.Sugar Hiccup
(from the album Head Over Heels)
 84/100 (29 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
Amazon MP3
iTunes
9.Ivo
(from the album Treasure)
 83/100 (69 votes)
Comments: 2 comments
Amazon MP3
iTunes
10.Carolyn's Fingers
(from the album Blue Bell Knoll)
 83/100 (17 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
Amazon MP3
iTunes
11.Pandora (For Cindy)
(from the album Treasure)
 83/100 (62 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
Amazon MP3
iTunes
12.Blue Bell Knoll
(from the album Blue Bell Knoll)
 83/100 (17 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
Amazon MP3
iTunes
13.Persephone
(from the album Treasure)
 83/100 (57 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
Amazon MP3
iTunes
14.Five Ten Fiftyfold
(from the album Head Over Heels)
 82/100 (28 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
Amazon MP3
iTunes
15.Fotzepolitic
(from the album Heaven Or Las Vegas)
 82/100 (57 votes)
Comments: 1 comment
Amazon MP3
iTunes
16.Fifty-Fifty Clown
(from the album Heaven Or Las Vegas)
 82/100 (62 votes)
Comments: 1 comment
Amazon MP3
iTunes
17.Beatrix
(from the album Treasure)
 81/100 (52 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
Amazon MP3
iTunes
18.Pitch The Baby
(from the album Heaven Or Las Vegas)
 81/100 (63 votes)
Comments: 1 comment
Amazon MP3
iTunes
19.In The Gold Dust Rush
(from the album Head Over Heels)
 81/100 (25 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
Amazon MP3
iTunes
20.The Tinderbox (Of A Heart)
(from the album Head Over Heels)
 81/100 (24 votes)
Comments: 1 comment
Amazon MP3
iTunes

Related links: top tracks of all time.

Cocteau Twins ratings

Average Rating: 
81/100 (from 43 votes)
  Ratings distribution  Average Rating = (n ÷ (n + m)) × av + (m ÷ (n + m)) × AV
where:
av = trimmed mean average rating an item has currently received.
n = number of ratings an item has currently received.
m = minimum number of ratings required for an item to appear in a 'top-rated' chart (currently 10).
AV = the site mean average rating.

Showing latest 5 ratings for this artist. | Show all 43 ratings for this artist.

Rating
Date logged
Member
No. artist ratings
Avg. artist rating
 
80/100
02/16/2017 20:14
  Ratings distribution 4 ratings
90/100
 
85/100
01/25/2017 09:23
  Ratings distribution 6 ratings
87/100
 
70/100
01/04/2017 02:19
75/100
 
75/100
12/28/2016 10:22
64/100
 
85/100
10/18/2016 19:10
90/100

Related links: top artists of all time.

Please log in or register if you want to be able to leave a rating.

Cocteau Twins comments

Showing all 6 comments | Most Helpful First | Newest First
(Only showing comments with -2 votes or higher. You can alter this threshold from your profile page. Manage Profile)

Rating:  
95/100
From ilovelctr 02/12/2015 10:48
This class act has seldom been replicated or reprised, and among the few bands that have tried so, they don't inherit the very spiritual essence that makes Cocteau Twins so unique. CT are not perfect on every album of course, but they have so many brilliant works to showcase, each of which is a different type of dream; for instance, Treasure feels like a dark and gloomy dream, Heaven or Las Vegas a sweet dream, Head over Heels a devilish dream!

Oh and music aside, don't you find the artworks of their album covers aesthetically bewitching? They're pure art from my perspective!
Helpful?  (Log in to vote) | +3 votes (3 helpful | 0 unhelpful)
Rating:  
100/100
From Freakfolker17 09/16/2013 18:07
Best band ever
Helpful?  (Log in to vote) | +2 votes (2 helpful | 0 unhelpful)
From Secondsoul 12/14/2012 00:44
They were such a great band. Liz Fraser's voice so beautiful. And those crazy non-sensical song titles!!
Helpful?  (Log in to vote) | +1 votes (1 helpful | 0 unhelpful)
Rating:  
100/100
From Luvulongtim 11/23/2012 08:53
Liz has one of the most stunning and influential voices in music history. Without them there would be no MBV making them more influential and just plain better.
Helpful?  (Log in to vote) | +3 votes (3 helpful | 0 unhelpful)
Rating:  
100/100
From ffudnebbuh 08/17/2010 20:28
Beat song: "Spangle Maker"
Helpful?  (Log in to vote) | 0 votes (0 helpful | 0 unhelpful)
Rating:  
100/100
From mayonaise93 04/28/2010 21:28
Brilliant band. It's so sad that so many people haven't heard of their music it's so blissful and magical. Heaven or Las Vegas is their most stunning work as it sounds like a living dream and Treasure is a magical masterpiece that sounds like it's been buried at the bottom of the ocean for a 1000 years. Genius.
Helpful?  (Log in to vote) | +7 votes (7 helpful | 0 unhelpful)
Showing all 6 comments

Please log in or register if you want to be able to add a comment.

Your feedback for Cocteau Twins

Let us know what you think of this artist by adding a comment or assigning a rating below!
Anonymous
Your rating: Login or register to assign a rating to this band.
Your comment: Login or register to comment on this band.
Login or register to add this band to your favourites.

    Best Ever Artists
    1. The Beatles
    2. Radiohead
    3. Pink Floyd
    4. Led Zeppelin
    5. Bob Dylan
    6. David Bowie
    7. Arcade Fire
    8. The Rolling Stones
    9. Nirvana
    10. The Velvet Underground
    11. The Smiths
    12. Pixies
    13. The Beach Boys
    14. The Clash
    15. The Who
    16. U2
    17. Jimi Hendrix
    18. Neil Young
    19. Bruce Springsteen
    20. The Doors


    Copyright © 2005-2017 BestEverAlbums.com. All rights reserved.    Terms of Use  |   Privacy Policy  |   Contact Us  |   Advertising  |   RSS Feeds  |   Site Map  |   Hosting by ServInt