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Simple Minds United Kingdom 

The best album by Simple Minds is New Gold Dream (81-82-83-84) which is ranked number 884 in the overall greatest album chart with a total rank score of 2,265.

Simple Minds is ranked number 380 in the overall artist rankings with a total rank score of 5,223.

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Simple Minds best albums

The following albums by Simple Minds are ranked highest in the greatest album charts:

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1.

New Gold Dream (81-82-83-84)United Kingdom Simple Minds
Year of Release:1982Appears in:146 charts
Rank in 1982:12Rank Score:2,265
Rank in 1980s136Overall Rank:884
Average Rating:  78/100 (149 votes)
Comments: 10 comments
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2.

Sparkle In The RainUnited Kingdom Simple Minds
Year of Release:1984Appears in:50 charts
Rank in 1984:52Rank Score:633
Rank in 1980s410Overall Rank:2,581
Average Rating:  74/100 (87 votes)
Comments: 2 comments
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3.

Once Upon A TimeUnited Kingdom Simple Minds
Year of Release:1985Appears in:74 charts
Rank in 1985:34Rank Score:599
Rank in 1980s438Overall Rank:2,704
Average Rating:  74/100 (102 votes)
Comments: 7 comments
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Sons And Fascination/Sister Feelings CallUnited Kingdom Simple Minds
Year of Release:1981Appears in:30 charts
Rank in 1981:63Rank Score:462
Rank in 1980s533Overall Rank:3,285
Average Rating:  71/100 (57 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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5.

Empires And DanceUnited Kingdom Simple Minds
Year of Release:1980Appears in:30 charts
Rank in 1980:73Rank Score:404
Rank in 1980s597Overall Rank:3,648
Average Rating:  72/100 (49 votes)
Comments: 1 comment
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6.

Live In The City Of LightUnited Kingdom Simple Minds
Year of Release:1987Appears in:9 charts
Rank in 1987:82Rank Score:234
Rank in 1980s879Overall Rank:5,585
Average Rating:  76/100 (15 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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Street Fighting YearsUnited Kingdom Simple Minds
Year of Release:1989Appears in:36 charts
Rank in 1989:90Rank Score:229
Rank in 1980s895Overall Rank:5,684
Average Rating:  71/100 (49 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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8.

Real LifeUnited Kingdom Simple Minds
Year of Release:1991Appears in:10 charts
Rank in 1991:139Rank Score:126
Rank in 1990s1,842Overall Rank:8,981
Average Rating:  70/100 (25 votes)
Comments: 1 comment
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Real To Real CacophonyUnited Kingdom Simple Minds
Year of Release:1979Appears in:13 charts
Rank in 1979:184Rank Score:84
Rank in 1970s1,880Overall Rank:12,965
Average Rating:  71/100 (20 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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Good News From The Next WorldUnited Kingdom Simple Minds
Year of Release:1995Appears in:9 charts
Rank in 1995:284Rank Score:83
Rank in 1990s2,714Overall Rank:13,076
Average Rating:  71/100 (23 votes)
Comments: 2 comments
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Overall band rank: 380

This may not be a complete discography for Simple Minds. 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!

Simple Minds best tracks

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1.Don't You (Forget About Me)
(from the album Glittering Prize 81/92)
 86/100 (27 votes)
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2.Alive And Kicking
(from the album Once Upon A Time)
 84/100 (36 votes)
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3.New Gold Dream (81-82-83-84)
(from the album New Gold Dream (81-82-83-84))
 84/100 (40 votes)
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4.Someone Somewhere In Summertime
(from the album New Gold Dream (81-82-83-84))
 83/100 (47 votes)
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5.Belfast Child
(from the album Street Fighting Years)
 83/100 (13 votes)
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6.Glittering Prize
(from the album New Gold Dream (81-82-83-84))
 82/100 (41 votes)
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7.Promised You A Miracle
(from the album New Gold Dream (81-82-83-84))
 82/100 (44 votes)
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8.Waterfront
(from the album Sparkle In The Rain)
 81/100 (25 votes)
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9.Love Song
(from the album Sons And Fascination/Sister Feelings Call)
 81/100 (10 votes)
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10.Hunter And The Hunted
(from the album New Gold Dream (81-82-83-84))
 80/100 (36 votes)
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11.Sanctify Yourself
(from the album Once Upon A Time)
 80/100 (25 votes)
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12.Once Upon A Time
(from the album Once Upon A Time)
 79/100 (21 votes)
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13.Mandela Day
(from the album Street Fighting Years)
 79/100 (8 votes)
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14.Big Sleep
(from the album New Gold Dream (81-82-83-84))
 79/100 (34 votes)
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15.Theme For Great Cities
(from the album Sons And Fascination/Sister Feelings Call)
 79/100 (6 votes)
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16.Ghost Dancing
(from the album Once Upon A Time)
 79/100 (21 votes)
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17.The American
(from the album Sons And Fascination/Sister Feelings Call)
 79/100 (8 votes)
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18.All The Things She Said
(from the album Once Upon A Time)
 79/100 (21 votes)
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19.She's A River
(from the album Good News From The Next World)
 78/100 (5 votes)
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20.Biko
(from the album Street Fighting Years)
 78/100 (7 votes)
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Simple Minds ratings

Average Rating: 
72/100 (from 21 votes)
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76/100
 
70/100
10/30/2015 02:17
72/100

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From Gerard1968 06/19/2016 17:38
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